Climate conference in Copenhagen is started

Today the climate conference in Copenhagen is started. 15000 people are traveling to the capital city of Denmark from 190 countries. How many CO2 emission will that cause? Has anyone calculated that? I hope that everyone is aware of that fact. If they are succesful in Copenhagen then there is no issue. But if there […]

Europe wastes its resources: €5 billion thrown away every year

Europe throws away resources worth over 5 billion euros every year by landfilling or incinerating materials that could be recycled, Friends of the Earth Europe reported today. At the same time, Europe is importing ever-increasing quantities of materials from the rest of the world. Dr Michael Warhurst of Friends of the Earth Europe’s Resources and […]