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24/05

The “Seabin project” to fight plastic pollution...

A new-generation “sea bin” is currently being tested in La Grande-Motte, a French port located on the Mediterranean coast. If the trial proves conclusive, this floating waste collector will come on the market by the end of the year.

22/05

The world’s islands hold a congress in Spain

The Smart Island World Congress was held in late April in Calvia, Majorca, with a view to becoming the unmissable event for island development worldwide. It looks to provide climate change solutions by deploying smart technologies.

19/05

2016, a bleak year for butterflies in the...

2016 was one of the worst years for butterflies in the United Kingdom, states the national nature conservation agency. Actions are being carried out to attempt to check their decline.

18/05

A larva to break down plastic

The discovery of a larva capable of devouring plastic offers the prospect of biodegrading one of the most widespread pollutants on the planet: polyethylene. We explain below.

17/05

A national alliance for building the towns of...

The leading Chinese real estate developers have just formed an alliance to put in place an urban development strategy taking into account the country’s industrial, environmental and cultural issues at stake.

16/05

UN: continuing efforts to achieve the...

Increasing investment in water and sanitation infrastructure to promote human health and create jobs: a priority highlighted by the UN in one of its latest news bulletins.

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24/05

The “Seabin project” to fight plastic pollution of the oceans

A new-generation “sea bin” is currently being tested in La Grande-Motte, a French port located on the Mediterranean coast. If the trial proves conclusive, this floating waste collector will come on the market by the end of the year.

22/05

The world’s islands hold a congress in Spain

The Smart Island World Congress was held in late April in Calvia, Majorca, with a view to becoming the unmissable event for island development worldwide. It looks to provide climate change solutions by deploying smart technologies.

19/05

2016, a bleak year for butterflies in the United Kingdom

2016 was one of the worst years for butterflies in the United Kingdom, states the national nature conservation agency. Actions are being carried out to attempt to check their decline.

18/05

A larva to break down plastic

The discovery of a larva capable of devouring plastic offers the prospect of biodegrading one of the most widespread pollutants on the planet: polyethylene. We explain below.

17/05

A national alliance for building the towns of the future in China

The leading Chinese real estate developers have just formed an alliance to put in place an urban development strategy taking into account the country’s industrial, environmental and cultural issues at stake.