Over 6 trillion cigarettes are produced each year globally, resulting in 1.2 million tonnes of toxic waste dumped into the environment. RMIT University researchers have previously shown fired-clay bricks with 1% recycled cigarette butt...
With the launch of the European Green Deal, there will be increasing interest in the use of renewable sources and consequently in the policies to contain emissions from non-renewable and polluting sources, such as coal. Here it...
Recycling is a form of respect for the environment and also the best way to transform our waste into something new and still useful. Especially in the packaging sector, new recycling formulas are always being studied to...
By using less energy to perform the same task, we can make significant energy savings and reduce waste. This is the basic principle of energy efficiency, and it is one of the most essential ways for the...
In the heart of Modica Alta, Sicily, is Ciomod a delightful Modica chocolate shop. The location is striking - right next to Pizzo Belvedere, where you arrive after a tiring walk - and the poster next to...
IBM's operational CO2 emissions have been reduced by 39.7%  since 2005, according to IBM's 30th annual IBM and the Environment Report. The achievement puts IBM well ahead of schedule in reaching its current goal of a 40%...
Not only palm oil, coconut oil also ends up in the crosshairs of scholars, who highlight its high environmental impact during production. Famous for its almost therapeutic and aesthetic properties, coconut oil is a fat obtained from...
Earth Overshoot day falls today, 22 August 2020, or the day when humanity will have consumed all the resources made available by the planet and will have to start consuming those of the following year.
Lately we often hear terms like Green Finance, financial sustainability, social impact bonds, SRI etc: why so many names? So what is sustainable finance? Sustainable finance is linked to an ethical vision of long-term...
The crisis generated by the pandemic is one of the most serious in the history of modern society. Considering the extent of the economic damages, it is necessary to identify a strategy able to guarantee positive results...

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