How to meet the European Union’s ambitious climate mitigation goals

By 2030, the European Union would aim to reduce greenhouse gas emissions by at least 55 percent below their 1990 levels.

September 25, 2020

Reusing tableware can reduce waste from online food deliveries

Around one-third of the 553 kilotons of municipal solid waste that is generated each day comes from packaging.

September 25, 2020

California Gov. signs order banning sale of gasoline-powered cars by 2035

The order aims to phase out cars with internal combustion engines within 15 years by requiring that all new cars be zero-emission vehicles.

September 23, 2020

Brain-eating microbe: US city warned over water supply

Residents of Lake Jackson, Texas, have been warned about using tap water after a deadly brain-eating microbe was found in the city's public water supply

September 27, 2020

Caribbean CSOs call on their Governments to give citizens a voice on environmental issues by enacting the Escazú Agreement

Environmental civil society organisations (CSOs) in the Caribbean are eager to see a first-of-its-kind, people-centred environmental treaty—the Escazú Agreement—enter into force.

September 23, 2020

Botswana: Mystery elephant deaths caused by cyanobacteria

Toxins made by microscopic algae in water caused the previously unexplained deaths of hundreds of elephants in Botswana, wildlife officials say.

September 21, 2020