RSVP ‘A Plastic Ocean’ free movie screening
A PLASTIC OCEAN begins when journalist Craig Leeson, searching for the elusive blue whale, discovers plastic waste in what should be pristine ocean. In this adventure documentary, Craig teams up with free diver Tanya Streeter and an international team of scientists and researchers, and they travel to twenty locations around the world over the next four years to explore the fragile state of our oceans, uncover alarming truths about plastic pollution, and reveal working solutions that can be put into immediate effect.
Updated: 01 May, 2017
Emirates Group – Annual Environmental Report 2015-16
This sixth annual report measures and tracks the Group’s environmental performance, as well as identifying examples of best practice across the Group’s international operations.
Updated: 12 December, 2016
Giving up beef can reduce carbon footprint more than cars!
Beef’s environmental impact dwarfs that of other meat including chicken and pork, new research reveals, with one expert saying that eating less red meat would be a better way for people to cut carbon emissions than giving up their cars.
Updated: 12 September, 2016
Corporate Responsibility or Corporate Sustainability?
Over the past twenty years, many terms (such as corporate responsibility, corporate social responsibility, corporate citizenship, responsible competitiveness, corporate sustainability and many other) have been used to describe the same concept: An organisation should aim at profits while ‒ at the same time ‒ take into account the impact of its operation on community, environment, […]
Updated: 21 March, 2016
Meet SeaVax, a solar-wind powered ship that could suck up all plastic waste in oceans
SeaVax works like a vacuum and it could suck up 24,000 tons of Ocean plastic every year! With more plastic than fish expected in our oceans by 2050, cleaning up this mess seems like an impossible task. But a team of inventors from Sussex, England have developed a novel solution. The SeaVax is a solar- and wind-powered ship that can suck up plastic waste. The inventors at […]
Updated: 13 March, 2016