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

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27 Feb, 2020, 08:13 GMT Agthia Launches Middle East Region's First Plant-based Water Bottle and Signs Sustainability MoU With Veolia at Gulfood 2020

Agthia Group PJSC, one of the region's leading food and beverages companies, announced the launch of Al Ain Plant Bottle, the region's first...


25 Feb, 2020, 09:00 GMT Add Silence: Volvo CE's Noiseless Electric Machines Now Available for Online Prebooking

Signaling the future for construction, the new ECR25 Electric compact excavator and L25 Electric compact wheel loader, benefit from zero exhaust...


21 Feb, 2020, 12:57 GMT Field Test: Compostable Plastics Break Down in Less Than 22 Days in Industrial Composting

A recent study by Wageningen University & Research, Netherlands, analysed the fate of compostable packaging in an industrial composting plant. The...


19 Feb, 2020, 14:05 GMT Sims Recycling Solutions Announces Sims Lifecycle Services

Sims Recycling Solutions (SRS), a global leader in IT asset disposition and data center recycling, announces its Sims Lifecycle Services brand. As...


18 Feb, 2020, 12:00 GMT GoTo Global Expands Its Multimodal Shared Mobility Service

GoTo, a multimodal shared mobility service, present in 13 cities in 3 countries with over 1.7mn rides in 2019, is adding to its Maltese fleet of 200...


18 Feb, 2020, 05:03 GMT Six Finalists Announced for World's Top Animal Conservation Award

Officials from the Indianapolis Zoological Society, Inc., the presenter of the world's leading award for animal conservation, today named the six...


17 Feb, 2020, 20:57 GMT IDRICA Starts Global Operations and Aims for a Total Digital Transformation of the Water Industry Worldwide

Spanish smart water company IDRICA will start operations this month after gathering more than a decade of experience in the deployment of services...


17 Feb, 2020, 12:00 GMT Business Reporter: Why Partnerships Are Crucial for Achieving the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)

Building strong partnerships across the globe can considerably improve the welfare of our planet as a whole, say Symrise. People are increasingly...


17 Feb, 2020, 11:00 GMT Farmcrowdy Acquires Meat Processor, Best Foods L&P Ltd

Farmcrowdy today announced the acquisition of Best Foods (L&P) Limited to offer wider livestock production and processing solutions to the market....


13 Feb, 2020, 18:45 GMT British American Tobacco Named as One of the Most Sustainable Companies in the World

British American Tobacco (BAT) has been named as one of the most sustainable companies in the world in the 2019 SEAL Business Sustainability Awards,...


12 Feb, 2020, 17:20 GMT Moët Hennessy: Our Commitment to Living Soils

During the opening speech of its forum on Living Soils, Moët Hennessy made official its commitment to sustainable viticulture. To view the Multimedia ...


12 Feb, 2020, 12:00 GMT Novamont: MATER-BI Soil-biodegradable for Mulching Film, Certified for Organic Farming by AIAB

Novamont's MATER-BI bioplastic, which is used for the production of soil-biodegradable mulching films in compliance with European standard UNI...


12 Feb, 2020, 06:46 GMT ContourGlobal Inaugurates Innovative Hybrid Power System in Bonaire

For seven years ContourGlobal and its client, "WEB" (Water-en Energiebedrijf Bonaire, the island's electricity and water utility), have collaborated...


11 Feb, 2020, 11:00 GMT Packaging of Fresh Produce: Novamont's New MATER-BI Cling Film Is Now Available

A fundamental breakthrough in Novamont's range of biodegradable and compostable films for food packaging 5 years after the launch of the first grade...


11 Feb, 2020, 07:00 GMT Assan Aluminyum Exhibits at AHR2020 With Sustainability Theme

Assan Aluminyum exports flat rolled aluminum to more than 70 countries and 4 continents, mainly to North America and West Europe. The company aims to ...


10 Feb, 2020, 11:00 GMT The Trafficking of Pangolin Scales Must Be Tackled as a Transnational Organised Crime Says New Report From the Wildlife Justice Commission

The Wildlife Justice Commission (WJC) has released today, on the run up to Pangolin Day, the report Scaling Up: The Rapid Growth in the Trafficking...


09 Feb, 2020, 04:00 GMT Ahmad Alkattan From United Arab Emirates Wins the World Final of the Roca Master Design Challenge

The winners of the 13 editions of the Roca One Day Design Challenge, Roca's express design competition, which were held in 12 countries in 2019, came ...


06 Feb, 2020, 04:00 GMT Palestinian Citizen Dr. Mahmoud Shatat Wins the Innovative Individual Award - Distinguished Researcher at the 2nd Cycle of the Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Global Water Award

A Palestinian citizen, Dr. Mahmoud Shatat, won the Innovative Individual Award – Distinguished Researcher category at the 2nd cycle of the Mohammed...


06 Feb, 2020, 00:01 GMT Liquinex Wins 1st Place in the Innovative R&D Award - International Institutions Category of the 2nd Cycle of Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Global Water Award

Singapore's Liquinex Group Pte Ltd won first place in the Innovative Research & Development Award - International Institutions category at the 2nd...


05 Feb, 2020, 19:34 GMT ValueLabs Australia Donates $10,000 for Australian Fire Relief Operations

ValueLabs Australia has announced a $10,000 donation to the "Victorian Bushfire Appeal" to help address the most immediate priorities of affected...


05 Feb, 2020, 16:30 GMT Medical Waste Management Market Worth $9.0 Billion by 2025 - Exclusive Report by MarketsandMarkets™

According to the new market research report "Medical Waste Management Market by Service (Collection, Treatment, Disposal, Incineration, Recycling),...


03 Feb, 2020, 09:00 GMT Firmenich Recognized as Global Environmental Leader with CDP Triple "A" for Climate Change, Water and Forests for Second Year

Firmenich has been ranked by CDP today as a global environmental leader, the only company in its industry to have achieved triple "A" for climate...


30 Jan, 2020, 16:59 GMT At SIGEF Davos, Global Stakeholders Embrace Sustainability, Empowerment and Inclusion, for a Smarter Future

Increasingly, a large number of major global corporations, including Philip Morris International and Nespresso, are determinedly headed in the...


30 Jan, 2020, 09:00 GMT EY announces commitment to be carbon neutral by end of 2020

EY today announces plans to be carbon neutral by the end of 2020, by both reducing and offsetting its carbon emissions. The commitment reflects the...


29 Jan, 2020, 12:25 GMT The Sugar Substitute Market Is in for a Treat: Fooditive Launches New, Healthy and Sustainable Sweetener

What others consider waste, Fooditive considers a primary resource. Its new 100% natural sweetener is produced from apple and pear leftovers, making...