• Dubai Airports readies for ban on single-use plastics

    Dubai Airports readies for ban on single-use plastics0

    • Research carried out by the airport operator shows only 5% of travellers from the UAE manage to completely avoid plastic • Coffee giant Costa backs initiative by launching new fully-sustainable coffee cup • McDonald’s is replacing a total of 5,608,740 items with recyclable materials at Dubai’s two airports DXB and DWC Change is coming

    READ MORE
  • Volvo Trucks launches sales of electric trucks for urban transport

    Volvo Trucks launches sales of electric trucks for urban transport0

    Volvo Trucks announced the start of sales of its Volvo FL and Volvo FE electric trucks in selected markets within Europe, meeting the increasing demand for sustainable transport solutions in city environments. In the absence of exhaust emissions and with reduced noise levels from electric trucks offer huge potential in urban areas. First, the reduced

    READ MORE
  • ISRI supports RECYCLE Act to improve residential recycling programmes

    ISRI supports RECYCLE Act to improve residential recycling programmes0

    The Institute of Scrap Recycling Industries (ISRI) applauded the efforts of Senator Rob Portman (R-OH) for introducing the RECYCLE Act (S. 2941). The legislation will enhance public educational efforts around proper recycling and update the federal procurement process to strengthen demand for recyclable material. “There are a number of legislative efforts being put forth in

    READ MORE