Disposable plastics trigger culture war, testing government cohesion

AP — On Idit Silman’s first day as environmental protection minister, she handed out soft drinks in disposable plastic cups to hospital patients. The gesture held deep symbolic meaning in Israel, where soft drinks and single-use cups, plates, and cutlery have become weapons in a culture war between the country’sContinue Reading

‘Advanced’ plastic recycling using high heat and chemicals is environmentally problematic, a new government study finds

This story originally appeared on Inside Climate News and is republished with permission. Sign up for their newsletter here. The plastics industry’s quest to solve the problem of plastic waste through so-called “advanced” recycling — using chemical additives and sometimes extremely high heat to turn waste back into new plastics — is costly and comes with significantContinue Reading

Global and Regional Green Hydrogen Market Analysis and Forecast, 2022-2031 - Opportunities with Increasing Government Initiatives for Zero Emission Systems - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The “Green Hydrogen Market – A Global and Regional Analysis: Focus on Application, Technology – Analysis and Forecast, 2022-2031” report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com’s offering. The global green hydrogen market was valued at $227.7 million in 2021 and is projected to reach $108.64 billion by 2031, registering aContinue Reading

Favorable Government Initiatives & Increasing Demand for Eco-Friendly Goods Bodes Well for the Sector

Company Logo Global Bioplastics Market Global Bioplastics Market Dublin, Jan. 30, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The “Global Bioplastics Market: Analysis By Production Capacity, By Type, By Application, By Region Size And Trends With Impact Of COVID-19 And Forecast up to 2027” report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com’s offering. The globalContinue Reading

The future for environmental regulation and opportunities for the UK to lead internationally

The Agricultural Transition – what we are aiming to achieve We are undertaking the most significant reform of agricultural policy and spending in England in decades as we move from the EU’s Common Agricultural Policy (CAP) to our Environmental Land Management schemes, designed for our countryside and environment. While theContinue Reading

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Breadcrumb Trail Links Letters ‘Saskatchewan’s emergency departments are overwhelmed by sick patients … and understaffed by health care professionals.’ Saskatchewan Union of Nurses president Tracy Zambory says it’s possible to tackle the system’s current issues with a united effort, and is calling on the provincial government to form a nursingContinue Reading