Plastic waste that pollutes beaches, seas and depths: an emergency that shows no sign of abating and, for this reason, Greenpeace has made available Plastic Radar, a tool that allows us to report the presence of plastic simply by...
Together for the environment. Actor Leonardo DiCaprio joins billionaires and philanthropists like Laurene Powell Jobs, widow of Apple founder Steve Jobs, and Brian Sheth, co-founder and president of the private equity fund "Vista Equity Partners", to launch "Earth Alliance". Launched in response to a...
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...
Over 6,500 tons of rigid plastic saved in the last five years and the introduction of recycled material in packaging: these are the results obtained by Ferrero thanks to the 5R strategy on packaging. The company from Alba presented its plan to reduce...
Japan remains the country with the world's best reputation, according to new research, while the popularity of the Australia has taken a nosedive. The FutureBrand Country Index published for the first time since 2014 charts the global perception of 75 different countries, ranking...
The world is increasingly at risk of “climate apartheid”, where the rich pay to escape heat and hunger caused by the escalating climate crisis while the rest of the world suffers, a report from a UN human rights expert has said. Philip Alston, UN...
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...
Plastic-free beaches all over the world. Even in Mexico the plastic waste left along the shore becomes an emergency and on many beaches a "Big Fish" has been placed to encourage recycling. The Central American country is one of the most visited in the...
Venice is the Italian city most exposed to air pollution by cruise ships. The lagoon city ranks third overall in the ranking compiled by Transport & Environment that, in its report, examined 50 European port cities. In absolute terms,...
Plastic-free beaches also in Tuscany. After Puglia, Tuscany also bans disposable plastic items from the summer of 2019. In nine hundred bathing establishments, along about 230 km of coastline, giving food and drink in non-recyclable disposable containers will be forbidden. The Tuscany Region, in...

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