A united Mediterranean is needed to reduce marine litter. Not only in the practices of correct waste management and disposal, but also and above all in the policies to be adopted, networking and also replicating the good networking practices...
Illegal concrete flows and coastal soil consumption that erase dunes and swallow up meters of sand, bad - and in many cases absent - water purification, uncontrolled poaching. The enemies of the sea and of the Italian coasts always...
Italy aims to become a green pioneer in Europe and wants to invest 70 billion euros to achieve this goal. This is why Prime Minister Draghi has appointed the physicist Cingolani as super minister for the environment. How will...
The World Environment Day dedicated to biodiversity is celebrated today, with the slogan "It's time for Nature". About a million living species (out of an estimated total of around 8.7 million) are threatened with extinction. The current rate of...
Plastic pollution damages the environment, valuable materials are lost, and cleaning up is very difficult. There is also a growing concern over micro- and nanoplastics impact on animals and humans. The Italian environmental advocacy association Legambiente has said that plastic accounts for over...
The European Commission launched an initiative regarding a study on the relevance of biodegradable and compostable plastics in a circular economy. The project BIO-PLASTICS EUROPE will focus on sustainability strategies and solutions for bio-based products to support the Plastics...
Waste is not a problem that affects only the planet Earth. Even in space, with its many scientific missions, debris is starting to accumulate. For this reason, the European Space Agency (ESA) has announced that it has chosen the consortium that will...
FSC celebrates sustainable furniture: FSC celebrates sustainable wood-furniture. This is the claim that inaugurates the first European edition of the competition created by the Forest Stewardship Council®, an international NGO that promotes the responsible management of the world's forests,...
Plastic is a great resource for its properties but, those qualities that make it so versatile and widely used, become a real problem when it comes time to dispose of it. A recent study showed that 40% of the...
In just 50 years, 2 billion to 3.5 billion people, mostly the poor who can't afford air conditioning, will be living in a climate that historically has been too hot to handle, a new study said. In an unusual way...

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