Non-food crops lock up enough calories to feed 4 billion

Globally, 36 per cent of agricultural calories are fed to animals.
Posted On 19 Aug 2013
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Sea levels to rise 2 meters with each degree of global warming

Each degree of global warming is likely to raise sea level by more than 2 meters in the future.
Posted On 19 Aug 2013
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Canada’s Food System Needs Environmental Overhaul

The environmental impact of Canada's food system needs closer scrutiny, according to a new report.
Posted On 13 Aug 2013

Beyond Water – Coca-Cola announces new environmental goals

Through their expanded global partnership, Coca-Cola and WWF developed 2020 environmental sustainability goals for the Coca-Cola system, including improving water use efficiency per liter of product produced.
Posted On 09 Jul 2013

The Future of Plastics – Is there a solution to this huge waste management problem?

Plastic – it has become the cornerstone of our modern life style, and one of the most challenging global waste management problems.
Posted On 10 Jun 2013

Energy Poverty and Climate Change

 Global Tracking Framework says the world must do more if it is to ensure that all can benefit from modern, clean energy by 2030.  GLOBE-Net, June 3, 2013 – A new report published as part of the Sustainable Energy for All (SE4ALL) Initiative says that a population four...
Posted On 03 Jun 2013

Global warming caused by CFCs, not carbon dioxide, study

 Chlorofluorocarbons (CFCs) are to blame for global warming not carbon dioxide –  University of Waterloo  GLOBE-Net, May 30, 2013 – Chlorofluorocarbons (CFCs) are to blame for global warming since the 1970s and not carbon dioxide, according to new research from the...
Posted On 30 May 2013

US Water Sector on the Verge of Transformation

 Failure to act now could lead to major problems of water supply for both industrial, agricultural and consumer use.  GLOBE-Net, May 23, 2013 – A new White Paper by Ernst & Young says the US must act quickly to address a number of critical water challenges, including...
Posted On 23 May 2013