July 28, 2017

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For Earth Day, a Climate Warning

According to the latest Gallup Poll, only about one-third of Americans are greatly worried about global warming. But the scientists who study climate generally are far more concerned about the future. The latest report from the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate...

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Nornickel Unveils Major Sustainability and Work Safety Advances for 2016

Published: Jul 19, 2017 – 05:35 AM EST

- Over US $383 million were spent on environmental protection activities and improvements in 2016, up 8.9% year on year. Of this, US $142 million went towards capital investment. - The company achieved a 6.2% reduction in emissions of air pollutants, a 6.6%...

Skyway Air Taxi Becomes the First Carbon Neutral Air Charter Service

Published: Jul 18, 2017 – 03:00 PM EST

MANASSAS, Va., Jul. 18 /CSRwire/ - Skyway Air Taxi is the first air charter service in the United States to become carbon neutral. In partnership with Forest Green, a division of ACRE Investment Management (AIM), Skyway has offset all of the emissions generated...

Field to Market’s Science Advisory Council Outlines Three Key Opportunities for Scientific Community to Unlock Advancements in Sustainable Agriculture Through Greater Collaboration with Supply Chain

Published: Jul 13, 2017 – 03:00 PM EST

WASHINGTON, D.C., Jul. 13 /CSRwire/ - In a paper published today in Agriculture and Environmental Letters, Field to Market: The Alliance for Sustainable Agriculture's Science Advisory Council explores the role of science in quantifying environmental impacts from agricultural production and outlines opportunities for...

Five Nature-Inspired Climate Change Solutions Advance to Entrepreneurship Accelerator

Published: Jul 10, 2017 – 11:40 AM EST

MISSOULA, Mont., Jul. 10 /CSRwire/ - Five teams of entrepreneurs from around the world have been chosen to participate in the newest cohort of the world's only business accelerator program dedicated to bringing nature-inspired solutions to market. Over 100 teams entered the 2017...

Textile Exchange Releases Globally Recognized Recycling Standards

Published: Jun 29, 2017 – 10:33 AM EST

LAMESA, Texas, Jun. 29 /CSRwire/ - Textile Exchange proudly announces the release of Recycled Claim Standard 2.0 (RCS) and Global Recycled Standard 4.0 (GRS). The newly revised versions of these #GlobalRecycled standards include updates that solidify the RCS and GRS as the leading...

Clean Drinking Water More Important to Americans than Clean Air, According to New Study

Published: Jun 28, 2017 – 04:59 PM EST

- Two in three Americans believe their community’s clean drinking water is at risk - Most Americans believe significant investments in water infrastructure are needed to avoid future water crises - Americans expect cross-sector collaboration from governments, businesses and environmental organizations to secure...

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