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An Oil Spill You’ve Never Heard of Could be one of the Biggest Environmental Disasters in the United States In 2010, the Deep-water Horizon oil...

Microplastics being ingested by humans

Are we ingesting plastics? With an average of eight million tons of plastic waste ending up in the world’s oceans from coastal regions, it’s no...

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  Jamaica to run on 50% renewable energy by 2030 The Jamaican Prime Minister, Andrew Holness, announced this ambitious target while unveiling the new state-of-the-art solar...

PepsiCo partners with Loop to achieve 100% sustainable packaging.

American multinational food and beverage company PepsiCo has signed a partnership with Packaging producer Loop industries. The two companies have come up with an...

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  IPCC: Renewables to Supply 70%-85% of Electricity by 2050 to Avoid Worst Impacts of Climate Change Limiting global warming to 1.5°C will require extreme changes,...

Tesco dumps ‘best before’ tags on fruits and veggies.

  British multinational groceries and merchandise retailer, Tesco has announced their plans to remove the “best before” dates on 116 fresh fruits and vegetables in...

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How going green benefits small businesses Has your business taken any measures to operate more sustainably? Or are you  planning   on putting a sustainable strategy...

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Dozens of Elephants Killed in 'Biggest-Ever' Slaughter in Africa The carcasses of 87 elephants have been found near a wildlife sanctuary in Botswana, in what...

Plastic bottles exchanged for car parking

  Throughout the month of October, car park operatives CitiPark would be giving out discounts on car parking fees in exchange for plastic bottles. CitiPark has...

Virgin Atlantic 747 plane: First plane to fly using recycled waste.

  The Virgin Atlantic 747 plane is the first plane to fly using recycled wastes as fuel. The commercial plane which flew overnight from Orlando...

£1 million funding boost to combat marine plastic pollution

The Scottish Government has doubled the £500,000 to £1 million. The initial £500,000 which was to be used in funding projects that aim to...

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 ASOS hold a conference for sustainable fashion ASOS held a sustainability conference on Wednesday with over 90 of the biggest brands in the fashion industry...

Killer Whales on the verge of extinction

  Poisonous chemicals (Polychlorinated biphenyls; PCBs) which can be found in electrical machineries, threatens to kill approximately half the world’s population of Killer Whales over...

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UK Government announces pilot scheme to reduce food waste Today, the UK Government announced a pilot scheme to reduce food waste. The initiative, which has...

#Opportunity: Apply for the UN Young Champions of the Earth Challenge

An initiative of the United Nations, Young Champions of the Earth aims to celebrate and support individuals between the ages of 18 and 30...

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Company: StreSERT Services Limited Location: Lagos, Nigeria Position: Lead Environmental Consultant The Lead Environmental consultant is expected to manage teams to achieve corporate objectives while conducting field...

How is Nigeria Preparing for the Next Flooding Season?

Musa lost his two (2) wives and six (6) children under the debris of his collapsed two (2) -bedroom apartments after the sudden rains...

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NBC Hosts Energy Efficiency Network Project Workshop: Non-alcoholic industry giant and manufacturers of Coca-Cola Products, Nigerian Bottling Company Limited (NBC), has hosted the fifth...

EU Moves to Reduce Emissions in the Shipping Sector

The EU is calling for a global approach to reducing greenhouse gas emissions from international shipping – a large and growing source of emissions....

Nigerian Breweries Boosts Sustainable Development

As part of efforts for sustainable development in the manufacturing sector, the Nigerian Breweries (NB) Plc, says it sources 99 per cent of its...
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