Conservation & Recycling Various news stories dealing with conservation, recycling efforts and global green initiatives are included in this section.

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21 Mar, 2019, 09:00 GMT JBS Couros creates new production model and launches a sustainable leather range

JBS Couros, the world's largest leather processing company, has unveiled a new concept of sustainable leather: the Kind Leather range. It is the...


20 Mar, 2019, 00:01 GMT Gazelle Launches UK Self-service Kiosks for Recycling and Reusing Phones

Gazelle, the pioneer of reCommerce that has diverted over 19 million phones and counting from entering landfill in the US, today expanded...


19 Mar, 2019, 16:15 GMT River Flow Champion, Dr Jackie King, Wins 2019 Stockholm Water Prize

Dr Jackie King is named the 2019 Stockholm Water Prize Laureate for her game-changing contributions to global river management. She has advanced the...


18 Mar, 2019, 12:00 GMT Bacardi Receives First Certification In Puerto Rico From Wildlife Habitat Council For Conservation And Education Efforts

Bats are more than just an icon on a label for Bacardi. The company, synonymous with the world's only flying mammal, stepped up its environmental...


14 Mar, 2019, 09:00 GMT The Lion's Share Fund Partners With Humane Society International to Tackle Animal Welfare Across the World

The Lion's Share Fund, a unique initiative raising much-needed funds to support wildlife conservation and animal welfare across the globe, has today...


11 Mar, 2019, 14:45 GMT US Material Recovery Equipment Manufacturers Make Tactical Investments as China Bans Solid Waste Imports

With China's National Sword regulation imposing restrictions on the import of solid wastes, US single-stream recycling material recovery facilities...


11 Mar, 2019, 10:17 GMT Siemens Financial Services Invests in Greenko Group's 200 MW Poovani Wind Power Project

Definitive agreement has been signed between the parties for equity investment First investment by Siemens Financial Services (SFS) in a wind farm in ...


07 Mar, 2019, 14:34 GMT World Ocean Summit: There Are Reasons for Optimism Around the Challenges Facing the Ocean

The sixth World Ocean Summit closed today with a cautious optimism that we are moving from talk to action but the pace needs to accelerate. (Logo:...


06 Mar, 2019, 15:59 GMT Pope Francis responds to 12-year-old climate change activist's plea to go vegan for Lent

As we begin the first day of Lent, 12-year-old climate change campaigner Genesis Butler has received a response from Pope Francis regarding her plea...


28 Feb, 2019, 16:00 GMT Azorean Regional Government Protects 150,000 km of Ocean in New Protected Areas

The Regional Government of the Azores announced the implementation of new marine protected areas covering 15% of the Azorean Exclusive Economic Zone. ...


27 Feb, 2019, 08:00 GMT Loro Parque Foundation Achieves the Reintroduction in Brazil of Six Lear's Macaw Parrots in Danger of Extinction

The six specimens of Lear's Macaw (Anodorhynchus leari) born in the Loro Parque Foundation's facilities and moved last August to Brazil for their...


27 Feb, 2019, 08:00 GMT Now Plastics Targets Europe With 60 to 90% Post-Consumer Recycled (PCR) PET Films

Now Plastics, one of the world's largest suppliers of films and aluminum foil, is now targeting European markets with a groundbreaking line of films...


15 Feb, 2019, 07:15 GMT New NPROXX Hydrogen Tank Available

NPROXX is pleased to announce that its advanced type 4 carbon fiber pressure vessel has been certified. The pressure vessel, which operates at a...


12 Feb, 2019, 11:25 GMT Recycled Plastics Market Size to Reach USD 54.57 Billion by 2025: Hexa Research

The global recycled plastics market is expected to reach USD 54.57 billion by 2025. Rising environmental concerns coupled with a stringent framework...


04 Feb, 2019, 07:06 GMT Golden Agri-Resources: The Way Forward for Palm Oil is Sustainable Production, not a Phase Out

Ahead of the original deadline for the adoption of the European Union's (EU) Renewable Energy Directive (RED) II delegated act on Indirect Land Use...


31 Jan, 2019, 06:00 GMT Eagle Genomics Closes $3.5M Investment

Eagle Genomics closes $3.5M investment, led by the Environmental Technologies Fund Investment to enable Eagle's expansion into new markets to further ...


29 Jan, 2019, 08:00 GMT Connected Kerb Launches World-First Roadside Charging and Connectivity Infrastructure for Electric Vehicles

Connected Kerb, working with Southwark Council, today launched the first ever deployment of its ground-breaking public kerbside charging and...


24 Jan, 2019, 15:01 GMT Lake George, New York, Hosts Fifth Annual AdventureELEVATE 2019; Agenda Features Innovation, Improv

Adventure travel industry professionals will converge in Lake George, New York, for AdventureELEVATE, three days (June 10-12, 2019) of destination...


16 Jan, 2019, 10:24 GMT LyondellBasell takes leadership role in global effort to end plastic waste

LyondellBasell, one of the largest plastics, chemicals and refining companies in the world today announced CEO Bob Patel has joined with Proctor &...


15 Jan, 2019, 15:12 GMT Nestlé Accelerates Action to Tackle Plastic Waste

Nestlé today laid out its broader vision to achieve a waste-free future and announced a series of specific actions towards meeting its April 2018...


15 Jan, 2019, 08:46 GMT Mohamed bin Zayed Honours Winners of Zayed Sustainability Prize 2019

His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces, and His Highness...


21 Dec, 2018, 02:39 GMT Water Philippines Expo and UBM inks MOU partnership renewal with Philippine Water Works Association (PWWA) for year 2021 - 2025

Aiming towards continuously bringing Water Philippines Expo & Conference to greater heights, UBM Exhibitions Philippines Inc. - the organizer of...


20 Dec, 2018, 18:13 GMT Wind Industry to Hold Global Offshore Wind Summit - Taiwan in April

The wind industry will hold the first Global Offshore Wind Summit in Taipei on 24-25 April. (Photo:...


12 Dec, 2018, 14:34 GMT Costa Rica and the Netherlands to Become NDC Partnership Co-Chairs in 2019 and 2020

At a high-level event on the sidelines of the United Nations Climate Conference COP24 honoring two years of collaboration to advance climate and...


12 Dec, 2018, 02:00 GMT Sims Recycling Solutions (SRS) Dubai Moves to New Location

Sims Recycling Solutions (SRS), a leading global provider of electronics recycling and IT asset disposition (ITAD) services, moved to a larger...