Sustainable Business

Making low-carbon energy wildlife-friendly

Nuclear power is the safest form of abundant energy, which is not only low-carbon but environmentally friendly.

Changes in how coffee is grown can make your cuppas truly green

Environmental sustainability can be achieved with simple techniques in coffee growing.

Toxic air pollution in Europe started with ancient Romans

Ancient Romans, those masters of engineering, increased concentrations of atmospheric lead tenfold in Europe.

Single-use plastics leave a large carbon footprint

Greenhouse gas emissions from the plastic lifecycle threaten our ability to rein in our emissions.

China’s ban on waste imports is forcing a rethink

China’s ban on waste imports is forcing a rethink

Now that China slashed its recyclables imports, western nations are starting to embrace a new reality.

Going green will be well worth it for businesses in Europe

Going green will be well worth it for businesses in Europe

Although the individual environmental impact of SMEs is small, their cumulative impact is significant.

By making potatoes heat-resistant we can ensure bountiful harvests

By switching off an RNA in plants, we can equip them with the ability to handle climate change better.

Scientists have created ‘endlessly recyclable’ plastic

"The approach is innovative and elegantly simple," an expert notes.