On Tuesday, the ban on selling many single-use plastic water bottles at San Francisco International Airport went into effect. The ban was implemented based on a 2014 ordinance that bans selling disposable plastic bottles on city-owned property; the airport is owned by the city.
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Researchers at the U.S.Department of Energies Argonne National Laboratory have been working with Hong Kong University of Science and Technology to develop a…
Fertilizer is fundamental to agriculture and key to feeding the world population. Nitrogen, phosphorus and potassium are often the focus—what agronomists call crop nutrients. Yet fertilizer use can have unintended effects on soil ecosystems, water quality, and greenhouse gas emissions.
Our modern world was designed for mass consumption and waste. Choosing to build a circular economy will be integral to the future of our planet.