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Market Watch
5/26/2018

South Korean President Moon Jae-in and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un held a surprise meeting at the demilitarized zone Saturday aimed at keeping inter-Korean relations, and a possible summit between Kim and President Donald Trump, on track.

State records show a Detroit solid-waste incinerator has exceeded pollution emission rules more than 750 times over the last five years. A Detroit Free Press analysis of state reports found … Click to Continue »

From Glastonbury to the Stonehaven Folk Festival, outdoor gatherings fuelled by music, drinks and portable loos have never been more popular. From 2016 to 2017, audience numbers at live music events in the UK rose by 12%, with more than 4 million pe
ENDS Eurpoe
5/24/2018

Governments should impose "multi-level" taxes on plastics, as well as mandatory targets and policy measures to boost recycling, according to an OECD report.
ENDS Report
5/25/2018

Most councils could still meet recycling targets if they reduced the frequency of collections, according to a report from the Environmental Services Association (ESA).
Inhabitat
5/25/2018

A 1940s home gets a modern update with reclaimed materials
Australian studio Porter Architects has sensitively restored and updated a 1940s dwelling in Lake Wendouree, Australia into a modern and light-filled family home. Large windows, contemporary furnishings and finishes breathe new life into the Ballar
OilPrice.com
5/25/2018

As the European Union (EU) is trying to salvage the Iran nuclear deal after the U.S. walked out of it, Tehran now wants Europe to submit a package of oil and bank guarantees to Tehran by the end of the month, according to a senior Iranian official.
Wastedive
5/25/2018

What to do with yard waste has been a major point of contention in Omaha, creating difficulty with a current waste collection contract bidding process.
Inhabitat
5/25/2018

The clothing industry isn’t generally known for its sustainability, but many brands are starting to turn to more environmentally friendly materials such as bamboo, organic cotton, or recycled plastic. Australia-based biotechnology company Nan
Inhabitat
5/25/2018

UNStudio designs cocoon-like pavilion made of 100 percent recyclable materials
If you’ve ever dreamed of cocooning yourself in nature, this woven prefabricated pavilion may be right up your alley. Dutch architect Ben van Berkel of UNStudio has unveiled the Ellipsicoon, a digitally developed and handwoven pavilion that can pop



Starbucks Offers “Grounds For Your Garden” From Local Stores

Starbucks Offers “Grounds For Your Garden” From


MRWA Delivers £115,000 Funding To Local Community Groups

MRWA Delivers £115,000 Funding To Local Community


Recycling innovators confirmed as Title Sponsor of pioneering all-female ocean plastic science research mission

Recycling innovators confirmed as Title Sponsor of


Inn by the Sea at La Jolla Deploys FloWater Refill Stations

Inn by the Sea at La Jolla Deploys FloWater Refill


Traders have been abusing this Carmarthenshire waste site

Traders have been abusing this Carmarthenshire