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Avedis Foundation is sharing highlights of its grants, initiatives, and partnerships from 2022, the year which marked the Foundation’s 10th anniversary. Since being formed in 2012, the Shawnee-based foundation has granted more than $58 million in Pottawatomie County and its surrounding communities, focusing on areas of health and wellness, socialContinue Reading

Efforts to Regulate Plastic Pollution Likely to Increase in 2023

Recent actions by the Biden Administration and members of Congress indicate that plastic pollution will remain an area of primary focus in the coming year. Although passage of a broad standalone bill addressing plastic pollution is unlikely in the next legislative session, regulatory actions and other targeted legislation may haveContinue Reading

HKMA to Scale Up AML Efforts in 2023: Carmen Chu

Ms Carmen Chu discusses the actions the HKMA is taking to disrupt AML threats to Hong Kong, the impact of increased collaboration across the private and public sectors, and technology initiatives that are making a difference. This interview was conducted for the “AML Tech Barometer 2023” report, published by NICEContinue Reading

FRCE recognized for environmental efforts by North Carolina Department of Environmental Quality > United States Navy > News-Stories

Fleet Readiness Center East (FRCE) earned state recognition for its environmental efforts when North Carolina Secretary of the Environment Elizabeth Biser presented the depot with the P2 Award for pollution prevention. FRCE received the award during the North Carolina Department of Environmental Quality’s Environmental Stewardship Initiative (ESI) Conference, held OctoberContinue Reading

Plastic pellet pollution can end through coordinated efforts, report shows

Tiny plastic pellets called nurdles are a major source of global pollution, littering waterways, harming ecosystems and threatening marine life. But plastic pellet pollution is preventable, according to a new report by the international conservation group Fauna & Flora International (FFI), and it’s one piece of the global plastic problemContinue Reading