June 11, 2013
Plastic - it has become the cornerstone of our modern life style, and one of the most challenging global waste management problems. But solutions may be in sight.
May 16, 2013
It is said one of every three bites of food eaten worldwide depends on pollinators, especially bees, for a successful harvest. If this is true, what happens to us when the bees are gone?
May 08, 2013
Plastic – it is an indispensable part of our everyday lives and an almost indestructible part of the garbage that daily ends up in our landfills, incinerators, junk yards, in our rivers or oceans, or in the bellies of fish or animals that form part of our food chain.
April 29, 2013
Health conscious consumers are demanding safer and healthier foods at affordable prices and more transparency in the food production process and food producers are listening.
April 18, 2013
Turbulence on transatlantic flights will become more frequent and severe by 2050 as carbon dioxide emissions rise, British scientists say in a new study.
March 18, 2013
To peacefully overcome water scarcity, leaders at all levels must prioritize efforts to cooperatively increase water-use efficiency
February 22, 2013
A new United Nations report has provided more evidence linking endocrine disrupting chemicals to the development of different cancers, obesity and diabetes.
January 14, 2013
The federal government has announced new investments in on reserve First Nation water and wastewater systems.
December 12, 2012
A new study led by researchers at Harvard School of Public Health has found an association between reductions in fine particulate matter and improved life expectancy in the U.S. from 2000 to 2007.
November 13, 2012
The sustainability of a city can no longer be considered in isolation from the sustainability of human and natural resources it uses from proximal or distant regions, or from the combined resource use and impacts of cities globally.