March 4, 2019 | 04:52 PM
Eric Worrall/1 day agoMarch 2, 2019 SourceWoodForTrees Guest essay by Eric Worrall According to CNN we should remember global warming also causes global cooling, and that any confusion is the fault of the Republicans. Is it climate change or global warming? How science and a secret memo shaped the answer By Jen Christensen, CNN Updated 1423 GMT (2223 HKT) March 2, 2019 … It’s complicated “The term &ls...
Febuary 28, 2019 | 03:54 PM
A major chemical company is building roads made of recycled plastic. They've already stopped 220,000 pounds of waste from ending up in landfills.
A plastic bag in New York City.Spencer Platt/Getty Images One of the world's largest plastic producers, Dow Chemical, is building roads with recycled plastic as a way to reduce waste. Plastic roads are said to be more durable than asphalt, but someenvironmentalists say the process of heating plastic could release toxic chemicals. The idea is still being piloted in the US. Plastic gets a bad rap forclogging up landfills,po...
Febuary 4, 2019 | 11:30 AM
By NOPHAKHUN LIMSAMARNPHUN Plastics that have been labelled as biodegradable by industry have become more popular and affordable due to increased public awareness of environmental issues resulting from the many kinds of damage caused by single-use plastic bags, food containers, straws and other non-compostable items. According to Pralong Damrong-thai, director-general of the Pollution Control Department, the Kingdom’s garbage incr...
January 31, 2019 | 02:58 PM
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January 31, 2019 | 10:56 AM
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January 28, 2019 | 09:47 AM
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January 24, 2019 | 11:17 AM
Air pollution is not just bad for health also makes people unhappy, a new study has shown. Researchers at MIT and the University of Beijing discovered a direct link between the amount of particulates in the air and happiness. Research has previously shown that air pollution is damaging to health, cognitive performance, labor productivity, and educational outcomes. But air pollution also has a broader impact on people's social lives a...
December 17, 2018 | 02:29 PM
International climate talks in Katowice, Poland have been a bumpy ride from awild U.S. event promoting fossil fuelsto the host countrydecorating its pavilion with coal. A bloc of major fossil fuel producers that includes the U.S. has even tried toignore a major scientific reportwarning of the dangers of unchecked climate change. But that doesn’t mean everyone’s ready to throw in the towel. As the talks enter their final days, small...
December 17, 2018 | 02:09 PM
(CNN)Greta Thunberg, a 15-year-old Swedish environmental activist, all but shamed the 190 countries represented at the United Nations COP24 conference in Poland last week. COP24 climate talks end in agreement -- barely The young activist accused negotiators -- gathered in Katowice to establish rules for the implementation of the 2015 Paris Agreement on climate change -- of abandoning future generations. "You say you love your child...
November 22, 2018 | 11:33 AM
By Bryce Hannibal Americans celebrate the winter holidays in many ways, which typically include an abundance of food, drinks, desserts and waste.Food wasteis receiving increasing attention from managers, activists, policymakers and scholars, who call it aglobal social problem. According to the U.N. Food and Agriculture Organization, wealthy nations waste nearly as muchfoodevery year as theentire net food production of sub-Saharan Africa. Ef...
October 26, 2018 | 11:54 AM
As a sustainable lifestyle blogger, my job is to make conscious consumerism look good. Over the course offour years Instagramming eco-friendly outfits, testing non-toxic nail polish brands, and writing sustainable city guides, I became a proponent of having it all—fashion, fun, travel, beauty—while still being eco-friendly. So when I was invited to speakon a panel in front of the UN Youth Delegation, the expectationwas that I’d ...
October 3, 2018 | 01:30 PM
Thailand has announced the indefinite closure of Maya Bay to restore the environmental damage done to the idyllic destination best known from the movie “The Beach.” Yesterday, theDepartment of National Parks, Wildlife and Plant Conservation declared that Maya Bay will remain closed from tourism until the area’s ecosystem recovers fully. How long that will take has not yet been determined. Originally, the department ordered...