Category: TreeZero

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Phaseout of HFC’s from refrigerators and air conditioners could deliver half a degree Celsius of global warming by the end of the century by Sharon Lerner The report released recently by the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change laid out the ...
The Jewelry Industry Prepares for Supply Chain Trace-ability by Andrea Hill  Block chain technology is coming to the jewelry industry, and it’s coming fast. Ultimately, this means absolute trace-ability of every element in the jewelry supply cha ...
How Does Drought Impact CO2 Levels? A new study from researchers at the ETH Zurich university in Switzerland have found that the amount of carbon dioxide (CO2) in our atmosphere increases during periods of excessive dryness caused by drought. This i ...
Biodiverse forests store double the carbon of monoculture forests by Brooks Hays Not all tree stands are created equal. Forests rich in species diversity store twice as much carbon as monoculture forests, according to new analysis by climate sc ...
The Center for Hard to Recycle Materials (CHaRM) in Atlanta CHaEM is a permanent drop-off facility that aims to improve our environmental health buy encouraging reuse and diverting thousands of pounds of household hazardous waste, bulky trash and ot ...
Planet has only until 2030 to stem catastrophic climate change, experts warn by Brandon Miller and Jay Croft  Governments around the world must take "rapid, far reaching and unprecedented changes in all aspects of society" to avoid disastrous le ...
Political will and company pledges are insufficient to curb tropical deforestation: Deforestation remains at record highs The New York Declaration on Forests (NYDF) is a voluntary and non-binding international declaration to take action to halt glob ...
Widespread Nitrate Pollution in U.S. Drinking Water – Study A new Environmental Working Group study indicating widespread nitrate pollution in U. S. drinking water -- at levels linked to increased cancer risk -- underscores the need for in-home wate ...
Produced but never eaten: a visual guide to food waste Whether the wastage is measured in tonnes of spoiled goods, hectares of agricultural land or household expenditure, the scale is frightening - Kate Lyons, Glenn Swann and Cath Levett - Each year ...
States up efficiency investments & power savings; push net-zero buildings & electric vehicles; NJ, CT, CO, SD improve most; MA and CA lead As the US government loosens environmental rules, states are investing more in energy efficiency and d ...
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