#Sustainability

  • Article: Island Nation of Dominica Launches One of the Strongest Plastic Bans in the World
    Environment

    Island Nation of Dominica Launches One of the Strongest Plastic Bans in the World

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|Aug. 13, 2018

    It will ban plastic bags, utensils, containers, and more. Read more

  • Article: Lego Now Sells Blocks Made From Sugarcane to Reduce Plastic Waste
    Environment

    Lego Now Sells Blocks Made From Sugarcane to Reduce Plastic Waste

    By Joanna Prisco|Aug. 8, 2018

    The toy manufacturer is making good on its promise to cut down on plastic. Read more

  • Article: This Small Welsh Charity Has Trained Thousands of Beekeepers in Over 50 Countries
    AdvocacyCitizenship

    This Small Welsh Charity Has Trained Thousands of Beekeepers in Over 50 Countries

    By Imogen Calderwood|Aug. 7, 2018

    Bees are amazing — and this charity is harnessing their power to help families build businesses. Read more

  • Article: Why You Should Move to Wales If You Want to Save the Planet
    Environment

    Why You Should Move to Wales If You Want to Save the Planet

    Aug. 2, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    In rural Wales, a pioneering and collective housing eco-venture is underway. Read more

  • Article: Heinz Will Give Ketchup Packets a 100% Sustainable Makeover
    Environment

    Heinz Will Give Ketchup Packets a 100% Sustainable Makeover

    By Dana Brandes-Simon|Aug. 1, 2018

    Many companies are setting deadlines to turn around their impact on the environment. Read more

  • Article: Egypt Is Building the World's Largest Solar Energy Park
    Finance & Innovation

    Egypt Is Building the World's Largest Solar Energy Park

    By Jasper Lo|July 31, 2018

    The Benban Solar Park will contain up to 41 solar plants and generate 20% of Egypt’s electricity. Read more

  • Article: There's a Problem With Outright Banning Plastic Straws
    Environment

    There's a Problem With Outright Banning Plastic Straws

    By Imogen Calderwood|July 31, 2018

    The world is cracking down on plastic straws — but there's a reason we should stop and think. Read more

  • Article: You Can Get a Half-Priced Ticket at These Theme Parks by Recycling
    Environment

    You Can Get a Half-Priced Ticket at These Theme Parks by Recycling

    By Imogen Calderwood|July 26, 2018

    You get a discount voucher in exchange for your used drinks bottle. Read more