- Singapore launches first “Bring Your Own Bag Day”
SINGAPORE, April 18 (Xinhua) — Singapore on Wednesday launched the first “Bring Your Own Bag Day”, aimed to cut use of plastic bags.
At many participating [...]
- Climate Change Worries Military Advisers
We’re used to hearing scientists warn us about climate change. Now a group of retired generals and admirals says global warming could provoke serious national [...]
- For Evangelicals, Global Warming is a Pro-Life Cause
Top Catholic and evangelical leaders on Monday called on Congress to pass climate change legislation, framing their pleas in the same kind of passionate biblical [...]
- Home Depot to Display an Environmental Label
After squabbling over prices for decades, the nation’s big-box retail chains are ready to battle in a new arena: the environment.
Home Depot today will introduce [...]
- Tyson Foods and ConocoPhillips to Produce Diesel Fuel
Tyson Foods and ConocoPhillips have cooked up a new recipe for your pickup truck.
The two companies announced Monday that they were forming an alliance to [...]
- Coastal areas face risks from warming
WASHINGTON — Coastal communities around New England and the rest of the United States will be “increasingly stressed” by global warming in the coming decades [...]
- Bagging Eternal Plastics
Americans throw away about 100 billion plastic bags every year, mountains of plastic that can last for 1,000 years, give or take a few centuries. [...]
- The Power of Green
One day Iraq, our post-9/11 trauma and the divisiveness of the Bush years will all be behind us — and America will need, and want, [...]
- Climate Change Scenarios Scare, and Motivate, Kids
The boy has drawn, in his third-grade class, a global warming timeline that is his equivalent of the mushroom cloud.
“That’s the Earth now,” the 9-year-old [...]
- Leadership & the Environment: Green Issues
Is the push to save the planet a fad, or a turning point? Here’s hoping it’s the real deal.
No sooner did James McCarthy’s name turn [...]