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Government accused of 'worrying complacency' over environment in post-Brexit Britain

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6 mentions1 week ago
The Government is “worryingly complacent” over how it will enforce environmental regulations after the UK leaves the European Union, according to a new House of Lords report. Peers said European ...

Even a sceptic has to believe in air pollution

2 mentions3 weeks ago
There are environmental concerns, and environmental concerns. As in, on the one hand, there’s Gaia and science; an intricate balance of gases and ecology now teetering in ways that only ...

From sea to plate: how plastic got into our fish

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40 mentions4 days ago
It’s enough to make you cry over your moules frites. Scientists at Ghent University in Belgium recently calculated that shellfish lovers are eating up to 11,000 plastic fragments in their ...

US solar power employs more people than oil, coal and gas combined

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68 mentions3 weeks ago
Solar energy in the US employs more people than traditional coal, gas and oil combined, a report has found, in a revelation that could undermine Donald Trump’s argument that green ...

Plastic from tyres 'major source' of ocean pollution

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14 mentions24 hours ago
Particles of debris from car tyres are ending up in the ocean as "plastic soup", conservationists warn. Microplastics from tyres and textiles are a bigger source of marine pollution than ...

60mph speed limit for M1 under consideration to combat air pollution

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10 mentions1 month ago
A proposal to impose Britain’s first pollution-linked speed limits in order to help ease smog over Sheffield is being considered by Highways England. A 60mph speed limit at rush-hour when ...

The oceans are losing oxygen, posing growing threats to marine life, scientists report

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56 mentions1 week ago
A large research synthesis, published in one of the world’s most influential scientific journals, has detected a decline in the amount of dissolved oxygen in oceans around the world — ...

IKEA cooks up kitchen made from recycled plastic bottles

4 mentions2 weeks ago
New KUNGBACKA kitchen front range manufactured using recycled PET-bottles and wood IKEA has further expanded its portfolio of green products with the launch this week of a new range of ...