Because the state of our planet determines the life and survival of plant, animal and human species, all ideas for combating global warming, protecting life and changing our behaviour merit our attention. It’s time for widespread collective and individual mobilisation!
It’s a world first: from 2021, French businesses will be required to recover, reuse or recycle all unsold produce, or face financial penalties. This is one of the flagship measures of the draft anti-waste bill for a circular economy championed by the government of French President Emmanuel Macron.See more
Every year since 1974, on the 5th of June, some 150 countries participate in World Environment Day, established by the UN. This year, the theme that we are being encouraged to reflect on is air pollution, which is responsible for over 8 million premature deaths worldwide each year.See more
Convert plastic waste to fuel? Initially, we might think this is fake news, yet the idea is indeed being developed by startups, in Norway and France in particular. Aviation is one sector that has been using this technology: over the last ten years, an increasing number of flight tests have been conducted using biofuels from recycled products.See more
Out of all the Nordic countries considered good environmental performers, Oslo, Norway's capital, takes first place. Crowned European Green Capital for 2019, it intends to reduce its carbon emissions by 95% between now and 2030. Its priority: to eradicate car pollution.See more