Europe says stop to the use of disposable plastic. The European Parliament approved a package of measures that will ban disposable items by 2021. The new directive become definitive in 2021 and prohibit Member States to use a series of disposable plastic items...
Ice on fire is the new documentary produced by Leonardo DiCaprio on climate change. It is a journey around the world to discover innovative solutions to slow down global warming, in particular reducing CO2 emissions. From Norway to Alaska,...
2361/5000The tap water is good for the environment and the wallet, and is the result of long work in perfect optics of circular economy. What is it with Italians and bottled water? The quality of tap water in...
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...
Redesigning urban areas with high population density and regenerating disused urban areas in a green key: this is the objective of "Prato Urban Jungle", the green architectural recovery project born from the idea of the architect Stefano Boeri and...
A recent WHO study identifies maritime activities among the six major anthropogenic emission sources (out of sixteen) of atmospheric pollutants, both gaseous and in the form of particulate matter, such as nitrogen and sulfur oxides and atmospheric particulate matter...
The Australian Antarctic Program’s research season kicks off this week with NASA launching its Operation IceBridge mission from Hobart – for the first time – to map ice along East Antarctica’s coastline. NASA’s Operation IceBridge is the largest survey of Earth’s changing...
Grass straws come directly from Vietnam and are 100% biodegradable. The producer is Tran Minh Tien that make them with the stems of the "Lepironia articulata", very common in the Mekong Delta region where the businessman lives. This type of grass is perfect...
Rome is the worst European city in which to live in 2020. The figure emerges from the Expat City Ranking, the ranking of the 82 largest world metropolises, distributed by InterNations, the largest expatriate community in the world. Rome...
Italy has slowed down the pace of decarbonisation. After a decade of good performance on the emission side (-27% of greenhouse gases from 2005 to 2014), the national climate fight has pulled the brakes. And in the years from...

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