Oxford Net Zero Launches

The Oxford Net Zero initiative has launched to address the critical issue of how to reach global “net zero”–limiting greenhouse gases–in time to halt global warming. Leading academics from across the university’s disciplines, including geography, physics, economics, biology, law and Earth sciences, will come together to focus on the long-term questions necessary to achieve equitable, science-based solutions. OxfordContinue reading “Oxford Net Zero Launches”

Tanki: Sustainable TP

In support of global initiatives to reduce the amount of pollutants discharged to the marine environment, a U.K. start-up has developed a revolutionary sanitary paper that uses no adhesives or other nanoplastics in its manufacture. Tanki is able to supply a sustainably sourced and produced paper that does not congeal to clog up a vessel’sContinue reading “Tanki: Sustainable TP”

Tongans Question Seabed Mining Proposal

Tonga held a national consultation on seabed mining with representatives from the five island groups and participants from church, civil society, youth groups, and the fishing and tourism sectors. Tongans want more information from government about the implications of potential seabed mining. The ocean is the main source of livelihood for 90% of Tongans. ThereContinue reading “Tongans Question Seabed Mining Proposal”