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Sustainable development and much more. According to Climate Progress : ” In 2004, Princeton Profs Socolow and Pacala published a paper in Science, “Stabilization Wedges: Solving the Climate Problem for the Next 50 Years with Current Technologies.”
Agroecology in Action. Bhutan To Be First Country to Go 100% Organic. If there was ever a nation that could see the purpose behind organic, sustainable farming, it would be a nation that is composed mostly of farmers.
Such a place does exist, and it soon may be the first nation to go 100% organic, paving the way for others to do the same on a global scale. The Himalayan kingdom of Bhutan is known for a high level of citizen happiness, but it is doing something even more noteworthy in the near future. With Prime Minister Jigmi Thinley making a major announcement regarding the organic farming project at the Rio+20 Conference on Sustainable Development which took place last month, the move has made national headlines. It’s called the National Organic Policy, and it is fueled by the simple concept that working ‘in harmony with nature’ will yield the most powerful results — all without sacrificing human health or the environment.
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Avec plus de 61 900 espèces étudiées à ce jour, un autre pas de géant a été franchi pour faire de la Liste rouge un véritable « Baromètre de la Vie », que d’éminents experts appelaient de leurs vœux dans le magazine Science de 2010. Rhinocéros blanc du Sud © Richard Emslie Malgré les actions des programmes de conservation, 25% des mammifères sont menacés d’extinction. Par exemple, la réévaluation de plusieurs espèces de rhinocéros révèle que la sous-espèce de rhinocéros noir d’Afrique de l’Ouest (Diceros bicornis longipes) est désormais officiellement déclarée Eteinte. Wastewater Pollution in China. Earthjustice: Environmental Law: Because the Earth Needs a Good Lawyer. Thermal Depolymerization. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species.
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Ecotrust. GEO Data Portal - The Environmental Database (search. Paul hawken. Computing for Sustainability. Solutions are in our nature. Food & Water Watch. 1-800-Recycling - Find Recycling Center Locations. Recycling Around the World - Alan Taylor - In Focus. November 15 is America Recycles Day, an annual event launched in 1997 by the National Recycling Coalition.
The need to reuse and recycle raw materials has never been as urgent as it is today. The human race has reached a worldwide population of 7 billion, and America is responsible for consuming a disproportionate share of the planet's resources. Organic Consumers Association: Millions Against Monsanto Campaign. President Obama knows that agribusiness cannot be trusted with the regulatory powers of government.
On the campaign trail in 2007, he promised: We'll tell ConAgra that it's not the Department of Agribusiness. It's the Department of Agriculture. We're going to put the people's interests ahead of the special interests. Natural health news. Discovery of Bt insecticide in human blood proves GMO toxin a threat to human health, study finds. (NaturalNews) The biotechnology industry's house of cards appears to be crumbling, as a new study out of the University of Sherbrooke, Canada, recently found Bt toxin, a component of certain genetically-modified (GM) crops, in human blood samples for the first time.
Set to be published in the peer-reviewed journal Reproductive Toxicology the new study shreds the false notion that Bt is broken down by the digestive system, and instead shows that the toxin definitively persists in the bloodstream.