Poland will imposed further restrictions on the import of waste from 1 February as the government steps up its “fight against environmental crime”. The country was the second largest destination of waste from the UK after The Netherlands in the first three quarters of last year, according to the Environment Agency (below). Under the new system, all waste transport to and through covered by the Waste Shipment Regulation, EU 1013/2006 must be registered in the ‘Sent Module’. This was introduced in Poland in 2017 to register goods such as chemicals, fuels and tobacco, and is primarily used to capture tax revenues and reduce crime.
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California-based Logistic Gliders says it would be able to move goods up to 70 miles away and they are designed to be released from a conventional aircraft at altitudes of 25,000ft.
In 2015, the United Nations established 17 Sustainable Development Goals as “a blueprint to achieve a better and more sustainable future for all.” The goals range from eliminating poverty and hunger to reducing inequality and tackling climate change.
Fermentation in microflora (or, as we call it, flora-based foods) can address the world’s nutrition needs – and our demand for animal products – without the significant environmental and climate impacts caused by animal agriculture. (Microflora refers both to the plants of a specific region, as well as microorganisms collectively. You’ll notice we use flora as a shorthand way to refer to the fungi, yeast, algae, bacteria and other organisms commonly used to produce ingredients via fermentation.)
On this week’s episode of the adventure podcast, hosts Dave and Kraig take a look at sustainability and eco-friendly practices in the outdoor industry.
Mmaking public transport efficient and accessible should be one of the challenges of building a new Malaysia, says Mustafa K Anuar.The government’s move to introduce passes allowing for unlimited use of public transport starting 1 January 2019 year in the Klang Valley is a step in the right direction…