• Aim for 1 billion passengers to travel on sustainable aviation fuel flights by 2025

    Aim for 1 billion passengers to travel on sustainable aviation fuel flights by 20250

    The International Air transport Association (IATA) has set out an aim for one billion passengers to fly on flights powered by a mix of jet fuel and sustainable aviation fuel (SAF) by 2025. This aspiration was identified on the 10th anniversary of the first flight to blend sustainable aviation fuel and ordinary jet fuel. On

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  • Walkathon held to raise awareness on waste disposal best practices

    Walkathon held to raise awareness on waste disposal best practices0

    In order to raise public awareness on environment protection and waste management practices, Borouge recently organised a walkathon event and a clean-up campaign in Abu Dhabi as part of its annual ‘Waste Free Environment’ campaign. Over 1,700 school students, company employees and members from the Abu Dhabi community participated in the sixth edition of the

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  • Tadweer and Industrial Development Bureau unveil new waste management initiative

    Tadweer and Industrial Development Bureau unveil new waste management initiative0

    The Industrial Development Bureau of the Department of Economic Development, in association with Tadweer – Centre of Waste Management Abu Dhabi, organised a workshop to introduce ‘Tadweer Auctions’ initiative. The project aims to encourage and educate the business sector on the proper handling of waste material in an effort to reduce environmental damage. Dr. Salem

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  • Dubai reveals Wastenizer to transform waste into sustainable energy

    Dubai reveals Wastenizer to transform waste into sustainable energy0

    The Dubai Municipality unveiled the Wastenizer it has developed to transform waste into energy as part of its efforts to divert all of the municipal solid waste from landfill by 2030. The new project the civic body’s proposal for the Dubai 10X Initiative, an ambitious venture overseen by the Dubai Future Foundation, DFF. The system

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  • Bee’ah’s MRF becomes leading producer of recovered plastics

    Bee’ah’s MRF becomes leading producer of recovered plastics0

    Bee’ah, a leading environmental management company based in Sharjah, recently announced it has achieved a new milestone in sustainability, as its Material Recovery Facility (MRF) becomes one of the world’s largest producers of recovered plastics, following the installation of an advanced retrofit. The facility achieved this impressive feat by recovering 69 million pieces of plastic

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  • Elixir inks agreement with Polyeco Gulf for hazardous waste services

    Elixir inks agreement with Polyeco Gulf for hazardous waste services0

    Elixir United Investment LLC, part of the diversified Omani business house Al Jazeera International Group, has signed a deal with Polyeco Gulf LLC for the provision of hazardous waste management and marine pollution control services in Oman. Polyeco Gulf is the local subsidiary of Polyeco Group, an international company established in Greece, which specialises in

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