IMF roots for sustainable growth to bridge income gap


Economies in sub-Saharan Africa grew at a record pace before covid-19 pandemic, however, the growth has not been equally distributed, leaving income g...

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Solar panels have come a long way. Recycling them has not


Over the past five years, it’s become more likely to see solar panels blanketing a field or shimmering on a rooftop near you. The industry grew by 33 ...

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This collective wants to fix the beauty industry’s packaging problem


No recycled content. No take-back program. Destined for landfill, incineration or (worse yet) the environment. This probably doesn’t sound to you like...

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Singapore aims to start drink container return scheme in 2024, targets 80 per cent collection rate


Singapore consumers may find themselves paying an extra 10 to 20 cents (about 7 to 14 US cents) upfront for their colas come mid-2024, as authorities ...

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Reduce food waste with processing and packaging solutions

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This article is sponsored by Tetra Pak. It’s not hard to make the case for why tackling food loss and food waste is important to sustainability. About...

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Climate change’s top five tipping points are out! Tag yourself! I’m Greenland’s melting ice cap

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There can be no more hiding, and no more denying. Global heating is supercharging extreme weather at an astonishing speed, and it’s visible in Kenya a...

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NGO retracts ‘waste colonialism’ report blaming Asian countries for plastic pollution


An environmental watchdog has retracted an influential report that blamed five Asian countries for the majority of plastic pollution in the ocean. The...

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Plastic accounts for three-fourths of waste choking Jakarta’s rivers

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The Citarum River that skirts the Indonesian capital, Jakarta, is infamous as the most polluted river on Earth. The rivers inside Jakarta aren’t in mu...

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How can we design happy and healthy buildings fit for future generations?

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This article is sponsored by VELUX The U.S. construction industry has a key role to play in ensuring global warming does not exceed 1.5 degrees Celsiu...

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Frameworks must embrace carbon credits to spur transition to net zero

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If done right, frameworks will raise the standards of reporting and data disclosure about carbon offsets. Carbon credit ratings have a complementary r...

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