How are new rules and regulations changing the use case for plastic packaging?
The EU has recently announced a revision to current regulation to put an end to wasteful plastic packaging, boosting reuse and refill options and making all packaging recyclable by 2030. And it is not before time: according to the European Commission, almost 26 million tonnes of plastic waste is generated in Europe every year, with […]
2000WSCA scheme aims for six-fold reduction in US energy use
2000WSCA, the 2000-Watt Smart Cities Association, is seeking a six-fold reduction in every American’s energy use. The 2000-Watt Smart Cities Association (2000WSCA) is a non-profit agency authorised by the Swiss Federal Office of Energy that proposes a target of 2000 watts of energy usage per citizen be achieved by the year 2035. Today it is […]
NCAP report highlights India’s failure to curb pollution
India’s efforts to reduce carbon emissions have been highlighted in a NCAP report that shows the country is far from meeting its targets. NCAP, the National Clean Air Program, was a response by the Government of India in 2019 when pollution levels had increased and the country was choking in fumes. It is the first-ever […]