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A Surge in Bicycle Use

– Teresa Madaleno: Bicycles were first introduced in the late 19th century and since then have been used for leisure, as well as by mail &hellip....

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Jamaica Steps Up with Tough Climate Plan

– Lane Simonds: Over the years, we’ve blogged a lot about efforts in North America to reduce climate change, but we have not mentioned much &h....

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Improve Climate Change by Giving More Power to Women

– Teresa Madaleno: Great minds around the world work every day to find solutions to the climate crisis that grips our planet. Recently, I read &....

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How Coronavirus is Changing the Trucking Industry

– Teresa Madaleno: As the weekly coronavirus count continues to climb in the United States, the concern within the trucking industry grows. Here....

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Global Commission Urges Us to #AdaptOurWorld

– Teresa Madaleno: Business, science and political leaders are calling for huge investment in mechanisms that will help us adapt to climate chan....

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Advancement in Carbon Capture

– Teresa Madaleno: The pace of environmental advancement is staggering. Anyone who follows this blog regularly knows that we have featured a var....

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The Right Social Distancing Barriers

– Teresa Madaleno: Most of us have heard the adage, “unusual times call for unusual measure”, and the global pandemic is a very good example....

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Health Professionals Want Pandemic Recovery to Be Green

– Teresa Madaleno: While health care professionals are still focused on the demands of the worldwide pandemic, they are also thinking about the....

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Plastics in Your Face – Yikes

– Teresa Madaleno: The term “sea breeze” conjures up images of an afternoon at the beach with the nice, cool breeze blowing inland, brushing....

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Sustainable Mattress

– Teresa Madaleno: Some of the most common sustainable business practices are reducing waste, preventing pollution, adopting clean energy and us....

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Electric Shuttles at Airports

– Teresa Madaleno: The aviation industry is responsible for about 12 percent of carbon dioxide emissions from transportation. While this may not....

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How Telework Can Help the Environment

– Teresa Madaleno: Thanks to digital technology, when the Coronavirus pandemic hit, the transition to working from home was not as difficult as....

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Climate Jeopardizing Food Security

– Teresa Madaleno: By now many people are aware that the global pandemic is impacting food supply. In North America food production relies on mi....

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It’s Time to Do Away With Fast Fashion

– Teresa Madaleno: Did you know that the fashion industry is the second largest industrial polluter after the aviation industry? You have likely....

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Enzyme Breaks Down Plastic Bottles for Recycling

– Teresa Madaleno: A company in France has announced that its team of scientists has discovered a mutant bacterial enzyme that can break down pl....

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