Santiago stop for climate conference

CHILE - The world's leading annual climate conference takes place in South America this December. Global leaders will gather for the Conference of the Parties (COP 25) to the UNFCCC, being held during the S...

Join #WorldCleanupDay

Millions of volunteers in over 150 countries will come together on 21 September for #WorldCleanupDay to clear waste from beaches, rivers, forests, and streets. World Cleanup Day harnesses the power of every...

If not now, when?

The climate emergency, crisis, disaster - whatever doomsday depiction you commonly encounter, the reality is probably far worse than you imagine. Point is, the words will keep coming at you to inspire a respon...

Zone in on circularity

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Investor makes first class choice

An English company making graduation gowns from plastic bottles has won the backing of a leading investor on a reality TV show. The Dragon’s Den BBC programme aired yesterday and the social innovators behin...

Neste low-carbon fuel hits Oregon

In comparison to fossil diesel, Neste says its MY Renewable Diesel slashes greenhouse gas emissions by 80%. Made entirely from 'renewable and sustainable raw materials', it is now available to fleet owners in ...

Enter the Circularity Challenge

Greentown Labs, America's largest cleantech incubator, has launched the Circularity Challenge in collaboration with BASF. The six-month accelerator, supported by Stanley Black & Decker, is open to startups...

Oslo targets climate-friendly future

Norway's capital city is striving to be the world's first zero emission city. Raymond Johansen, the Oslo mayor, announced in a recent statement plans which represent the 'most ambitious climate strategy of any...

How do we transform waste to wealth?

As part of October's World Habitat Day organisers UN-Habitat want to hear your solutions to that question. What are they looking for? Innovative technologies/solutions/ideas/approaches that change the w...

#ActNow to achieve zero-waste fashion

The fashion industry is a big polluter. In the US alone, 85% of apparel ends up in landfill, while the textile industry worldwide is responsible for 10% of global greenhouse gas emissions. Responding to thi...