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‘To solve the biodiversity and climate crises, we have to stay within planetary boundaries’

Ethical Corporation

June 4, 2021

The Taskforce on Nature-related Financial Disclosures (TNFD) launched this week, creating a global framework for companies and investors to report and act on nature-related risks. Elizabeth Maruma Mrema, executive secretary of the United Nations Convention on Biological Diversity, will co-chair the TNFD with David Craig, founder of financial-data company Refinitiv and group leader of data and

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Mars focuses on community involvement in world’s largest coral restoration project

Ethical Corporation

May 30, 2021

The health of seagrass meadows and mangrove forests are affected in turn by the health of coral reefs, which cover just 0.2% of the world’s seafloor but are home to a quarter of marine life and provide livelihoods for 500 million people. But these vital ecosystems are another casualty of ocean heatwaves, that are becoming more frequent and longer lasting than even 20 years

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Parasite discovery tackles wastewater foam

La Trobe University researchers have discovered a way to kill a bacterium that causes foaming in wastewater treatment facilities. The strategy could pave the way to solving a costly and hazardous problem encountered by wastewater treatment plants globally. Discussing the research findings, published in Nature Microbiology, Associate Professor Steve Petrovski explained that wastewater treatment

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Ecosystems, Wildlife & Biodiversity, Water Quality & Water Pollution


Recycling ecology park opens $100m mixed waste plant

Sustainable recycling and waste management solutions provider BINGO Industries has opened what is claimed to be the world’s largest and most advanced dry mixed waste recycling facility at its Eastern Creek Recycling Ecology Park in Western Sydney. The new $100 million state-of-the-art recycling facility is fitted with some of the world’s most advanced resource recovery and manufacturing

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Ecosystems, Wildlife & Biodiversity, Waste Management & Recycling



Apple creates $200 million fund for nature-based climate solutions

GreenBiz Group

April 22, 2021

Apple creates $200 million fund for nature-based climate solutions Jesse Klein Thu, 04/22/2021 - 00:12 Nature-based solutions to climate change are having a moment, and Apple is riding the trend with a $200 million fund dedicated to related investments.  The tech titan has invested in protecting forests for some time, but last week it launched a new venture in collaboration with

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Computers & Electronics, Ecosystems, Wildlife & Biodiversity, Environment & Climate



Celebrating Earth Day — even during quarantine

GreenBiz Group

April 13, 2021

This Earth Day, you might be thinking, "Hey, there’s a pandemic. Let’s sit this one out." Probably no one would blame you. But journey back with me to last year, at the beginning of COVID-19, when the roads were clear and the air was pristine. If you were like me, it might have been the very first time you saw your city not wrapped in smog. That vision of what our earth could be inspired me,

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Ecosystems, Wildlife & Biodiversity, Environment & Climate, Oceans, Fisheries & Aquaculture