In France, Tobacco Manufacturers To Be Charged To Clean Up Butts Of Cigarettes

Tobacco Manufacturers will be liable to pay for the cleaning expenses. Each year, tons of cigarette leftovers are produced all over the world. The...

Sunscreen Ban In Thailand To Protect Delicate Coral Reefs: But Is It Too Little, Too Late?

Thailand has taken some measures to protect its coral reef from the damage done by chemicals found in sunscreens. But the sunscreen ban is...

Air Pollution Cutting Life Expectancy Drastically For Billions

Air pollution has turned into the greatest risk to human health, cutting expectancy by 6 years as per data released. Billions continue to lead...

Air Pollution Could Kill 40% Indians As Much As 9 Years Earlier

Life expectancy in India could be down by 9 years due to extremely high levels of air pollution. A report submitted by a research...

Vindication For Ogoniland: Shell Is Forced To Fork Out $111 Million For 1970s Oil Spill

It took two decades before Shell was first called out for destroying a large part of the Niger Delta. And thirty more years would...

Shampoo Bars: How Good Are They And Can They Cut Down On The Use Of Plastic?

A peek at our bathroom shelf will convince us that we are doing little to cut down on the use of plastic in our...

Meat Substitutes: Here Are Some Time-Tested And Also Modern Alternatives

From Tofu to beetroot burgers, meat substitutes are everywhere. Forget the taste, are these imitation meats any healthier? In trying to do our bit...

Coral Disease Plagues The Caribbean: Ballast Water From Ships Are The Culprits

A rapidly spreading coral disease detected in the Caribbean waters has been linked to ballast water dumped by passing ships. It was first detected...

X-Press Pearl Catastrophe Is Turning Into A Silent Marine Killer

Earlier in the year, you may have heard about hundreds of sea turtles washing up on the coasts of Sri Lanka, and about a...

Face Masks To Be Recycled Into Road Material And Help Tackle COVID-19 Waste

The disposal of pandemic-generated waste has become a huge management headache for governments around the world. Face masks and protective pieces of equipment are...

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