Feb 29 marks Rare Disease Day, an opportunity to reflect on the lives of the estimated 400 million people globally who are affected by one of 6000–8000 rare diseases, most of them genetic. These diseases were long neglected, but large international initiatives such as EURORDIS and Rare As One have…
A non-profit campaign group has criticised Coca-Cola for claiming that consumers prefer single-use plastic bottles for beverages.
Final preparations are under way for Qantas’ London-Sydney nonstop test flight, which is happening the same week as the airline announces its commitment to becoming more sustainable and cutting carbon emissions.
A new partnership between Tourism Industry Aotearoa and Enviro-Mark Solutions will support tourism operators to measure, manage and reduce their climate and environmental impacts. With Enviro-Mark Solutions the leading provider of environmental certification in New Zealand, the partnership will see TIA members new to the Enviro-Mark®, CEMARS® or carboNZeroCertTM certification programmes benefit from a reduced fee.