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Australia and Negotiations for a Global Plastics Treaty and reduce plastic pollution in the marine environment

Photo by IISD/ENB The final resolution at the United Nations Environment Assembly 21 February – 4 March 2022 was to develop a Global Plastics Treaty and to set up an Intergovernmental Negotiating Committee to develop an internationally legally binding instrument…

Decoder: How are food and climate change connected? – News-Decoder

Food systems contribute greatly to climate change. Cooling the planet might require shaking up our meal plans. Substitute meat brands at a supermarket in Westchester County, New York, 16 February 2021. (STRF/STAR MAX/IPx) This article is the fifth in a…

For Many, the Global Warming Confab That Rose in the Egyptian Desert Was a Mirage – InsideClimate News

SHARM EL-SHEIKH, Egypt—The madness of COP27 started at the airport, where 50 diesel buses idled under the hot sun with doors wide open and air conditioners blasting until they headed out, often with just a handful of attendees aboard, delivering…

Machine Recycles Plastic Bottles into 3D Printer Filament–And the Design was Released, Instead of Patented

The mission of the James Dyson Award is simple: Design something that solves a problem. No one will be surprised, then, that the Polyformer machine won a grand prize because it expertly solves two problems at once. The young co-inventors, Reiten Cheng and Swaleh Owais, designed the Polyformer to achieve two goals: to tackle plastic […]

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How Climate Change Influences Temperatures in 1000 Cities Around the World – InsideClimate News

SCIENCE Climate Change as an ‘Important Driver’ of Temperatures Was the temperature in your city on a given day influenced by climate change? A new tool can answer that question for more than 1,000 cities around the world. The Climate…

Fishermen Getting Paid to Collect Plastic Trash at Sea, As Indonesia Slashes Pollution

  In Indonesia, small-time fishermen are being paid as part-time ocean cleanup crews, as the archipelago seeks to tidy their seas and raise awareness among stakeholders at the same time. The Ministry of Fisheries announced on October 4th they had stashed around $70,000, or 1 billion rupiah, with which to pay fisherman for any plastic […]

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What Causes Climate Change? Human and Natural Causes – NRDC (Natural Resources Defense Council)

Jump to Section Chemical manufacturing plants emit fumes along Onondaga Lake in Solvay, New York, in the late-19th century. Over time, industrial development severely polluted the local area. Library of Congress, Prints & Photographs Division, Detroit Publishing Company Collection Human-Driven…

King Charles’ Environmentalism May Test Relations With Truss – TIME

For more than half a century, the late Queen’s son Prince Charles—now King Charles III—has beaten the environmental drum with increasing intensity. In his early twenties, he gave prescient speeches on pollution. In his middle age, he founded high profile…

Friends Saved Over a Million Gallons of Paint From Landfill by Rescuing and Remixing it to Give it New Color

Meet the friends who have saved more than 1.05 million gallons of paint from landfills by rescuing used cans—refilling and remixing them to give each one a new lease of life. Cat Hyde and Kate Moree had the passion and drive to make a difference by repurposing waste material, while making money at the same […]

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Learning about global warming at Climate Change Theme Park – 코리아타임스

The water playground at the Climate Change Theme Park in Gimhae is run by power generated via photovoltaic panels on the rooftop of Jangyu City Library, seen behind. Korea Times photo by Ko Dong-hwan Gimhae City invests in climate education…

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