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April 19, 2021 The 5 best things to do for the environmentSource: The Hill
Climate activists say there are numerous things an individual person can do to combat human made environmental issues — but the best go beyond recycling.
Source: The Hill
The Biden administration’s move to reenter the Paris climate agreement this year has added momentum to existing efforts from U.S. cities to become more sustainable and reduce their greenhouse gas emissions.
April 16, 2021 Earth Day 2021: What We Can Learn From the Past YearSource: State of the Planet, Columbia University
It has been a dark year, but this Earth Day, the future looks brighter. Vaccines were developed faster than most experts would have previously imagined, and more than 107 million Americans have been vaccinated. Experts caution...
April 14, 2021 Japan approves plan to dump 1 million tons of wastewater from Fukushima nuclear disaster into the sea, arguing that it has been treated and isn't harmfulSource: Business Insider
Wastewater used to cool the Fukushima nuclear reactor is due to be released into the ocean after treatment, Japanese officials announced on Tuesday. It is part of the nation's plan to decommission the power station that was...
Source: CBS News
Extreme drought across the Western U.S. has become as reliable as a summer afternoon thunderstorm in Florida. And news headlines about drought in the West can seem a bit like a broken record, with some scientists saying the...
Eco-minded brands use water-saving wash techniques at various points in the denim-making process to reduce water usage. For the uninitiated, cotton irrigation makes up 92 percent of the water footprint of a pair of jeans....
Source: Popular Science
The reality is that paper has many impacts on our planet. Every step of the process, from logging to pulping to manufacturing to eventual trashing, puts some level of stress on the climate, on our communities, and on our...
On April 13, 2021, the ICLEI World Congress will host a session featuring innovative leaders from across the world on sustainability, equity, and issues citizens care about on a personal and global scale.
Source: Sourceing Journal
As a pioneer of the denim manufacturing industry in Pakistan, Siddiqsons firmly believes in giving back to nature through investing in enhanced recycling techniques and reducing the use of water, energy and chemicals in the...
April 6, 2021 California farmers find ways to work with less waterSource: Inhabatat
Water scarcity due to persistent droughts in California’s Central Valley is forcing scientists and farmers to find innovative and sustainable ways of utilizing this precious resource. Through collaboration, the community has...
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