User: flenvcenter Topic: Waste-National
Category: Reduce
Last updated: Jun 17 2019 14:17 IST RSS 2.0
 
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Sip, sparkle and drink: Kellogg's turns cereal waste into beer 17.6.2019 Small Business | GreenBiz.com
The company teams up with Seven Brothers brewery to make beer from discarded Coco Pops and Rice Krispies.
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Bending the line: How better design can transition a linear economy to a circular one 15.6.2019 Resource Efficiency | GreenBiz.com
From Interface to Starbucks to Patagonia, companies are starting to make products and packaging with end-of-life top-of-mind.
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From Aldi to H-E-B: These Are America's Best and Worst Supermarkets for Reducing Single Use Plastic, According to Greenpeace 12.6.2019 Newsweek Top Stories
Greenpeace says all chains profiled in report still need to do more to help address "pollution crisis they're causing."
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EDF, Allies Ask Court to Reinstate BLM Protections against Wasting Natural Gas on Public and Tribal Land 10.6.2019 Main Feed - Environmental Defense
EDF, Allies Ask Court to Reinstate BLM Protections against Wasting Natural Gas on Public and Tribal Land
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As more developing countries reject plastic waste exports, wealthy nations seek solutions at home 10.6.2019 Resource Efficiency | GreenBiz.com
Malaysia sent the United States back its scrap material. Here's what that means for curbing plastic waste.
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New Mexico Begins Effort to Reduce Methane Pollution and Waste 7.6.2019 Main Feed - Environmental Defense
New Mexico Begins Effort to Reduce Methane Pollution and Waste
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The Trump Administration Is Downgrading Toxic Nuclear Weapons Waste to Cut Disposal Costs—Should We Be Worried? 6.6.2019 Newsweek Top Stories
U.S. Department of Energy pushes forward with plans to reclassify some of its nuclear waste from Cold War weapons research.
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Oil giants bet their futures on plastic — just in time for a plastic-trash crackdown 6.6.2019 LA Times: Business

As the world strives to wean itself off fossil fuels, oil companies have been turning to plastic as the key to their future. Now that’s looking overly optimistic.

The global crackdown on plastic trash threatens to take a big chunk out of demand growth just as oil companies such as Saudi Aramco...

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Nuclear waste will be classified as safer under a controversial Trump administration change 6.6.2019 Los Angeles Times - Living Green

The federal Department of Energy is changing how it will dispose of nuclear weapons waste, reclassifying what was formerly considered high-level radioactive material to a lower standard, officials said in a formal notice Wednesday.

The new approach triggered immediate opposition in Washington state,...

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5 Ways to Put Food on a Water Diet 4.6.2019 WRI Stories
5 Ways to Put Food on a Water Diet Comments|Add Comment|PrintProducing food that the average person eats in a day requires 2,000 to 5,000 liters of water. Photo by skeeze/Pixabay Think about your “water footprint,” the water you use day-to-day. Drinking, brushing your teeth or doing laundry are things that probably come to mind. But the truth is that people eat way more water than they drink or use for household tasks. While the average person drinks 2 to 4 liters of water a day, it requires an... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ...
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Food security is a huge threat to Singapore — is urban farming the answer? 31.5.2019 GreenBiz.com
The island-state imports most of its food, but is threatened by crop yields and policy changes around the world.
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To reduce food waste, FDA urges 'best if used by' date labels 23.5.2019 Minnesota Public Radio: News
Confusion over whether a food is still safe to eat after its "sell by" or "use before" date accounts for about 20 percent of food waste in U.S. homes, the FDA says. The new wording aims to clear that up.
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What is it about humans and waste? 18.5.2019 Small Business | GreenBiz.com
Excerpt from a new book on the human condition, from the former CEO of Green Seal.
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Scientists around the world are turning agricultural waste into food, packaging and skincare products 17.5.2019 Business Operations | GreenBiz.com
By upcycling biomass, innovators aim to reduce greenhouse gas emissions and improve the economic viability of farming.
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5 deep decarbonization trends in China’s industrial sector 16.5.2019 Design & Innovation | GreenBiz.com
Electrification, carbon capture and hydrogen — oh my!
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In L.A. and the Bay Area, environmental law is used to block homeless shelters 15.5.2019 LA Times: Commentary

Earlier this spring, residents of a San Francisco waterfront neighborhood put up a plea on GoFundMe, seeking to raise $100,000 to file a lawsuit under one of California’s landmark environmental laws.

The fundraiser, which surpassed its goal, wasn’t intended to fight a toxic waste facility or industrial...

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The mixed promise of renewable natural gas to decarbonize fleets 15.5.2019 Design & Innovation | GreenBiz.com
Advocates of RNG are bullish, but are apples-to-oranges comparisons driving the optimism?
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House Bill would Preserve, Reinstate Critical Oil and Gas Pollution Protections 14.5.2019 Main Feed - Environmental Defense
House Bill would Preserve, Reinstate Critical Oil and Gas Pollution Protections
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Virgin CEO Josh Bayliss: 'Every one of us should think hard about whether we need to take a flight' 14.5.2019 Small Business | GreenBiz.com
Boss of multibillion dollar brand, which holds a stake in Virgin Atlantic, reflects on how corporates should respond to consumer outcry over climate change.
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How boxes, bots and biofuels are routing FedEx’s sustainability map 13.5.2019 Business Operations | GreenBiz.com
The delivery company is racing to stay ahead of the curve.
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