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May 11, 2020 Are Flowers Sustainable?Source: Green Matters
... though plants can do wonderful things, here’s what people start to wonder come every Mother’s Day, anniversary, and Valentine’s Day: Are flowers sustainable?
Source: Clean Technica
o help businesses achieve the sustainability efforts needed to feed a rapidly growing population, Cargill is contributing $2 million USD to the next phase of its partnership with World Resources Institute (WRI).
Source: The Guardian
US-mediated talks had secured a preliminary agreement between the trio, including an understanding that a staged filling process would be undertaken in the wet season.
April 23, 2020 What Makes A Liquor Brand Sustainable?Source: Forbes
As consumers become increasingly conscious of what they put in their bodies and the environmental impact their tread has, brands are starting to react, pivoting marketing and production efforts to embrace sustainable practices.
Source: USA Today
Fueled in part by human-caused climate change, a “megadrought” appears to be emerging in the western U.S., a study published Thursday suggests.
April 14, 2020 A Data Center That Guzzles Water Isn’t SustainableSource: Data Center Knowledge
The United Nations’ 2019 world water development report shows that water scarcity is a problem that will only worsen in many parts of the world.
April 3, 2020 Smart Landscaping: A Guide to Water-Efficient IrrigationSource: Nashville SMLS
Watering is a critical component in keeping a typical home's landscaping alive. Many homeowners, however, may be using too much water. Over-watering can inhibit lawn growth, cause a variety of diseases and is more expensive than...
March 6, 2020 Issues in Egypt in Focus, 2020 – Ken Cynar Perspectives – Could the Nile Go Almost Dry?Source: Sustainability Update, Ken Cynar
Where can Egypt’s people find enough water to drink and continue sustainable agriculture that has lasted more than 5,000 years?
March 4, 2020 Nile Dam: Ethiopia calls US view "totally unacceptable"Source: BBC
Ethiopia accused the US of overstepping its role as a neutral observer after the US said the dam should not be completed without an agreement.
Egypt, Ethiopia and mutual neighbor Sudan should conclude an agreement before the completion of Ethiopia’s disputed Nile dam, to prevent “significant harm to downstream countries,” U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said.
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