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At the root of the problem: the best books about deforestation by John VidalEntomologist EO Wilson 2002 book The Future of Life, asserts that the loss of forest over the last 50 years has been one of the most profound environmental changes in t ...
Processing human urine to recycle nutrients into fertilizerFertilizer is made of nutrients like nitrogen and phosphorus that require energy to produce. Human urine is full of those same nutrients, but we literally flush them down the toilet. With s ...
Despite China's National Sword, US PET recycling rate improves in 2017 by Don Loepp Despite a drop in exports that may be blamed on China's National Sword policy, the U.S. PET recycling rate improved slightly in 2017. The rate hit 29.2 percent ...
Renewables can challenge existing coal plants on priceAverage costs for wind and solar energy can undercut existing coal generation even without subsidies, according to analysis from the research firm Lazard. The levelized cost of energy (LCOE) ana ...
Authenticity Matters: Three Ways To Reach College Studentsby Adam GrantGen Zers feel strongly about brands investing in corporate social responsibility efforts: 94% of them believe companies should be helping to address social and environmental ...
Wall Street and water — getting a grip on a slippery riskBY BROOKE BARTONA 2017 MSCI analysis of food companies in its All Country World index noted that $459 billion in revenue may be at risk from lack of water available for irrigation or anim ...
America Recycles Day is November 15Here are Six Tips to Improve Recycling in Your Home! https://bit.ly/2DaK21c  Video: Cup to Cup: Closing the Loop – A Starbucks and Sustana PartnershipThe "Cup to Cup: Closing the Loop" partne ...
Renewable Mandates and Carbon Taxes Lost Big on Tuesday by Robert BryceColoradans handily rejected (57 to 43 percent) Proposition 112, which would have prohibited oil and gas drilling activities within 2,500 feet of homes, hospitals, schools an ...
ForestMapperThis interactive tool is the only one of its kind to visually represent ancient and endangered forests at a global scale. ForestMapper includes information on numerous ecological values divided into four categories: forests, species, ca ...
Water Scarcity AtlasThe Global Water Scarcity Atlas provides an introduction to water scarcity and showcases analyses that cover the whole world, based on cutting-edge research. Water scarcity means there is not enough water to go around. There is ...
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