Eco-friendly Practices

Milan Fashion: Arbesser embraces sustainability

Sep 19, 2018

Milan Fashion Week opens its six-day run with collections by Arthur Arbesser, taking inspiration from ceramics, and new looks for Jil Sander by designing couple Lucie and Luke Meier

As temperatures rise, farmers plant crops in S.Korean tunnel

Aug 30, 2018

South Korean high-tech tunnel farm seen as key option for sustainable agriculture in era of climate change and an aging workforce

Organic dairy farmers vow to compete in changing industry

Aug 9, 2018

Small family operated organic dairy farms with cows freely grazing on verdant pastures are going out of business while large confined animal operations with thousands of animals lined up in assembly-line fashion are expanding

On nature's side: Vegan soccer club is now carbon neutral

Jul 31, 2018

An English soccer team has become the first professional sports team in the world to be certified carbon-neutral by the United Nations.

IMF uncertain Greece's debt is sustainable in the long term

Jul 31, 2018

The International Monetary Fund says Greece still faces an uphill struggle after the forthcoming end of its bailouts, and its long-term debt sustainability remains uncertain

Home of Islanders, Nets abandoning plastic drinking straws

Jul 28, 2018

An arena where the NBA's Brooklyn Nets and the NHL's New York Islanders play is the latest place making plastic straws a thing of the past

'Urban island effect' compounds Phoenix's sweltering heat

Jul 26, 2018

Phoenix is seeing extreme heat this week but also faces challenges due to the so-called urban heat island effect

San Francisco moves to ban plastic straws, containers

Jul 24, 2018

San Francisco supervisors voted to give plastic straws the cold shoulder, following the lead of Seattle, another eco-conscious West Coast city where a ban went into effect this month

Family, friends fondly recall doctor shot while on bike

Jul 23, 2018

Family, friends and patients say Houston cardiologist fatally shot while riding his bicycle to work was humble and generous

Africa sees 1st carbon-neutral brewery amid climate concerns

Jul 21, 2018

Africa sees 1st carbon-neutral brewery amid climate change concerns; 'great for the industry'

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