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Public/Private by product networks help businesses turn waste into cash
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Public/Private by product networks help businesses turn waste into cash

Many companies face a common problem: What to do with by-product or waste left over from the manufacturing process. Smart firms are increasingly finding profitable ways of turning waste into assets, often with the help of government agencies, such as the U.S. ...
European Emissions
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European Emissions

several countries, but the UK has forbidden it now to loan out any further funds! The export of large amounts of US coal into Europe has also created a cheap alternative for the present generation of power. 30% of power in the UK is coming from ancient coal po...
Sustainability in Central Asia
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Sustainability in Central Asia

While we concern ourselves with sustainability generally, it is rarely that a whole nation can be considered. Given our contacts with Uzbekistan, it is possible to consider how such a former Soviet satellite can cope with great environmental problems when new ...
Sustainability: adapt or die summit.
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Sustainability: adapt or die summit.

Earth Times has been recently sustaining a small campaign of publicising our animal and resource sustainability. Maintaining a tiny area of habitat to conserve the orangutan in Wildlife Strategies and noting the sustainability of Uzbekistan's growing economy, ...
Sustaining us to the Summit!
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Sustaining us to the Summit!

The Economist Sustainability Summit in London last week was a successful and illuminating conference in the tracks of its inspiration -– the Paris COP21 Conference of world leaders. The Economist previously published this preamble on Reasons for Hope in a Dang...
The Circular Economy and the Global Economy
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The Circular Economy and the Global Economy

From reverse vending machines and sorting technology is quite a step for those who wish to change whole economies. However, with this recycling background, TOMRA have become well-known in several countries. As market leaders, they have the power to encourage w...
Nissan Electric recruit Margot Robbie
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Nissan Electric recruit Margot Robbie

The Nissan motor company have many irons in the fire, but electric cars should be the hottest. With sales of the Leaf all-electric reaching worldwide, the newer models may be more interesting than the fast and light bestseller. Its 200,000 units have been over...
Farmers and Mars go together
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Farmers and Mars go together

The Farmer Income Lab is an organisation you would not expect within Mars Incorporated, in McLean, Virginia, USA. The family business naturally involves cocoa, mint and rice in their supply chains, producing those chocolate bars that are so invaluable on a lon...