Tech startups are facilitating services from groceries delivery to banking

The summer of 2021 was an exciting time for Yodawy, a digital pharmacy marketplace, since it raised $7.5 million in investment to grow the business. It was the second round of funding for the business, indicating that it was beyond the initial development stage and was targeting to expand marketContinue Reading

How Much Plastic Is Floating in the Mediterranean?

Its densely populated coastline combined with its limited connection to the Atlantic Ocean makes the Mediterranean Sea a hot spot for plastic pollution. But how much plastic is actually floating in the sea, and where does it end up? A new study published in Frontiers in Marine Science this monthContinue Reading

Overnight Energy & Environment — Presented by the American Petroleum Institute — Manchin, Tester voice opposition to carbon tax

Welcome to Tuesday’s Overnight Energy & Environment, your source for the latest news focused on energy, the environment and beyond. Subscribe here: thehill.com/newsletter-signup. Today we’re looking at some opposition to a carbon tax from Democratic Sens. Joe ManchinJoe ManchinOvernight Energy & Environment — Presented by the American Petroleum Institute —Continue Reading

Make your new interior decor out of the plastic soup

A house made entirely out of sustainable plastic, from the flower pots to the plates and from the mattresses to the chairs. Can you already see yourself living there? Maybe in the future, these plastic products will actually be for sale in stores. During Dutch Design Week in Eindhoven, TheContinue Reading

Environmental Justice: A Legislative and Regulatory Update | Pillsbury - Gravel2Gavel Construction & Real Estate Law

Environmental Justice, as an urgent policy priority of the Federal Government, dates back to 1994, and President Clinton’s issuance of Executive Order 12898. This order directed federal agencies to identify and address, as appropriate, “the disproportionately high and adverse human health and environment effects of its many programs, policies, andContinue Reading

What Is the Impact of COVID-19 Crisis on Automotive Plastics Market-

The automotive plastics market study by Future Market insights (FMI) offers compelling insights into key growth drivers and restraints impacting the growth trajectory through 2031. The study also highlights opportunities existing in key segments including material type, application, end use and region. It studies in detail the various strategies adoptedContinue Reading

Diesel trucks are causing environmental injustice across US cities

Low-income people of color in the U.S. are exposed to 28% more nitrogen dioxide (NO2) in the air they breathe compared to their wealthier white counterparts, a new study using satellite measurements reports. The researchers find this is largely caused by the distribution of diesel truck routes, which has longContinue Reading