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The Ocean Cleanup Heads To The Great Pacific Garbage PatchBoyan Slat's Ocean Cleanup is finally sailing to the Great Pacific Garbage Patch, so it can begin eliminating ocean pollution.
First Automated Indoor Farm In The U.S. Will Grow Greens For Whole FoodsThe Cincinnati-based 80 Acre Farms is building the first fully automated indoor farm. It will supply Whole Foods and other major supermarkets.
More Than 300 Endangered Turtles Hatch On The Beaches Of SingaporeThe hawksbill turtle, classified "critically endangered" by the IUCN, hatched in the hundreds on the east coast and islands of Singapore.
Nestle And Coca-Cola Join Effort To Halve UK Food Waste By 2030Major UK food companies are adopting WRAP's Food Waste Reduction Roadmap to help the Brits halve their food waste by 2030.
S'well Is Giving A Reusable Bottle To Every NYC High Schooler To Combat Plastic WasteS'well is partnering with the New York City on the BRING IT campaign, which aims to eliminate single-use plastic bottles and help NYC reach zero waste by 2030.
This Smart Wristband Monitors The Environment Around YouResearchers at Rutgers University have developed a smart wristband wearable like FitBit that analyzes environmental data and your blood cell counts.
This Limited Release Beer Helps Endangered TurtlesThe Florida Aquarium partnered with the Tampa-based Coppertail Brewing Company on a sour beer that supports endangered sea turtle conservation.
Uber Will Donate $10 Million To Sustainable InitiativesThe ride-share app is aiming to ease traffic congestion and boost public transit with a multi-million fund supporting congestion pricing plans, e-bike chargers, and public road data.
This Designer Recycles Tire Rubber Into Stylish Home DecorDesigner Arielle Assouline-Lichten uses recycled tire rubber in her home decor line of coasters, mirrors, placemats, and side tables.
Solar Power Plants In The Carolinas Stand Up To Hurricane FlorenceSolar energy providers in North and South Carolina reported minimal damage and outages after Hurricane Florence, even as their coal counterparts struggled.
Porsche Unveils New Fast-Charging EV StationsThe "electric pit stop" includes FlexBoxes which provide cooling, charing points, and extra storage batteries where the grid connection is unreliable.
Millennial Entrepreneur Opens Popular Plastic-Free Shop In The UKMillennial store owner Abbie Sellers helps her customers avoid single-use plastics by carrying bulk items in glass jars and reusable containers.
California Passes Law Guaranteeing Plant-Based Meals For Hospital PatientsGovernor Jerry Brown signed a bill enforcing vegan meal options at California state hospitals and jails.
An Endangered Baby Giraffe Just Took Its First Steps At This Wildlife ParkSandy the newborn Rothschild's giraffe arrived at Woburn Safari Park in the UK earlier this month.
Oregon Adopts A Statewide Refillable Beer Bottle SystemThe OBRC designed a refillable beer bottle that can be washed and reused instead of recycled. Craft breweries including Double Mountain and Widmer Brothers are already using it.
New Report Says Energy Efficiency Employs 2.25 Million AmericansThe E2 report highlights 2.25 million jobs in the energy efficiency sector, using data the U.S. Energy and Employment Report.
Canadian Government Donates Land To Protect Endangered Newfoundland PonyThe Newfoundland and Labrador provincial government is granting land to the Newfoundland Pony Society to conserve and breed the endangered pony.
10 Organizations Helping The Carolinas After Hurricane FlorenceThe Red Cross, SBP, Americares, and other nonprofits are doing vital disaster relief work in North and South Carolina. Here's how to donate.
White Castle Is Adding The Vegan Impossible Slider To Menus NationwideThe vegan slider is a partnership between Silicon Valley startup Impossible Foods and fast-food chain White Castle. The "bleeding" burger will be available nationwide.
Endangered Water Voles Are Making A Comeback In The UKThe water vole is considered one of the UK's most endangered animals, but now the Wildlife Trust is reintroducing it to Somerset.