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  • Article: Judi Dench Adopts 3 Orangutans in Campaign to Save Rainforest From Palm Oil Destruction
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    Judi Dench Adopts 3 Orangutans in Campaign to Save Rainforest From Palm Oil Destruction

    By Imogen Calderwood|June 25, 2019

    Dame Judi’s starring in a new documentary that’s about to air in the UK. Read more

  • Article: The Great Pacific Garbage Patch Is About to Undergo Round 2 of a Massive Cleanup
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    The Great Pacific Garbage Patch Is About to Undergo Round 2 of a Massive Cleanup

    By Sushmita Roy|June 24, 2019

    The Great Pacific Garbage Patch holds 80,000 tonnes of plastic and is larger than France. Read more

  • Article: Boots Is Banning Plastic Bags in Sustainable Switch to Brown Paper
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    Boots Is Banning Plastic Bags in Sustainable Switch to Brown Paper

    By Imogen Calderwood|June 24, 2019

    It will remove 40 million plastic bags from use every year. Read more

  • Article: South Africa Is About to Host the Country’s First Electric Car Road Trip
    Environment

    South Africa Is About to Host the Country’s First Electric Car Road Trip

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|June 24, 2019

    South Africa is the 14th largest emitter of greenhouse gases in the world. Read more

  • Article: Indonesian Seaweed Farmers Seek $200 Million Over Oil Spill
    Environment

    Indonesian Seaweed Farmers Seek $200 Million Over Oil Spill

    By Madeleine Keck|June 24, 2019

    The spill occurred almost 700 kilometers west of Darwin and 250 kilometers south of Indonesia. Read more

  • Article: Sydney Declares Climate Emergency, Joining Fast-Growing Global Movement
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    Sydney Declares Climate Emergency, Joining Fast-Growing Global Movement

    By Joe McCarthy|June 21, 2019

    “This emergency is not just about the numbers, it is about our communities.” Read more

  • Article: The UK Now Gets More Than Half of Its Energy From Renewables
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    The UK Now Gets More Than Half of Its Energy From Renewables

    By Joe McCarthy|June 21, 2019

    Coal has gone from being the main source of electricity to a marginal source. Read more

  • Article: How Singapore’s Private Sector Is Pursuing a Zero Waste Future
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    How Singapore’s Private Sector Is Pursuing a Zero Waste Future

    By Sharmishta Sivaramakrishnan|June 20, 2019

    The country's only landfill site is set to reach capacity in 2035. Read more