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Governments need to act to encourage plastic recycling markets, says OECD

Given rising public concern over plastic pollution, governments should act urgently to encourage more and better recycling,
Posted On 24 May 2018
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New Guidelines on Donating Food and Reducing Food Waste

Guidelines provide clarity and advice on how to reduce food waste and donate food in different ways.
Posted On 20 Apr 2018
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Climate adaptation vital to limit damage so far

The risk of flooding to millions more people in Asia, Europe and North America will rise, demanding climate adaptation for a warmer world.
Posted On 05 Feb 2018
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Past climate lessons prompt present rethink

Climate scientists have been looking again deep into the Earth’s history. Those past climate lessons are not reassuring.
Posted On 19 Nov 2017
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World set for 3.4˚C by 2100 – China and India key to Paris Agreement success

By the end of the century we should expect a world set for 3.4˚C more warmth than pre-industrial levels, analysts find.
Posted On 15 Nov 2017
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Humans cause growing heat wave danger

A heat wave can be lethal – and researchers have now counted the ways they can kill. Humans may have only themselves to blame.
Posted On 12 Nov 2017
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Altering crops can exploit changing climate

The world can feed many millions of extra mouths by altering crops to make the most of local conditions, scientists say.
Posted On 07 Nov 2017
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UN Body Urges Mining Companies To Put Safety First

Catastrophic mining waste failures are on the rise worldwide and on all continents.
Posted On 23 Oct 2017
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