Residents of the IJmond region in Holland have been found to suffer severe health implications due to the emissions of a nearby facility owned by India’s Tata Steel (NSE:TATASTEEL).
Stakeholders across the industry, from the farmer all the way to the consumer, are troubled with finding the best solution for them and their food – but it doesn’t need to be this way, writes Tiina Pursula, senior vice president, sustainability at Stora Enso Packaging Materials.
The window for keeping the Paris Agreement alive has shrunk but remains open thanks to the growth in clean power generation, the International Energy Agency (IEA) has said.
A survey by Pavegen shows that there is support for an emissions tax on commercial buildings that exceed set limits - highlighting how complex individual responses to addressing emissions can be.
Exxon Mobil Corp., which operates one of the world’s biggest oil-refining networks, is trying to be more responsive to changing consumer demands as the energy transition gathers pace.
In this weekly roundup of disruptive technology, we discuss the sustainability startups championed during TechCrunch’s Disrupt 2023 conference before narrowing in on the triumphs, trials and tribulations of the food and agricultural sector.