Waste Pickers Are Officially Champions of the Environment
Fiji is the first Pacific nation to officially recognize waste pickers as the "Collection Pillars of Recycling", marking them environmental champions whose work has had a positive impact on the country's fight against climate change and pollution.
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Scientists Work to Transform Plastic Waste into Valuable Products
A team of scientists who pioneered the use of a plastic-eating enzyme has undertaken the next sustainable step in their research: converting plastic waste to sustainable chemicals and materials using nature-based solutions, thus contributing to curbing a global pollution crisis.
Big Brands Join Forces to Reduce Plastic Waste
More than 60 organizations and companies throughout Australia and surrounding countries - including Nestle and Coca-Cola - signed a pact to reduce plastic waste by 2025, so those polluting debris don’t end up in landfills and oceans.
Old New York Dump Becomes a Park (And Nature Did most of the Work Itself)
Twenty years ago, the last load of garbage arrived at Fresh Kills Landfill, on Staten Island, New York, USA. Today, a park has replaced the old dump which will open to the public in the coming years. Main builder of the park: Nature!