Why cellulose is the answer to our future textile demands?
Cellulose is produced from pine and fir and can be an environment-friendly textile fibre in the future.
How does your coffee habit affect the environment?
Coffee has a dark side linking it to concerns ranging from rainforest destruction to slavery. Here’s a guide to finding a brew you can enjoy with a clear conscience.
Will we be driving cars on “grassoline”?
Scientists have found a revolutionary new way of turning grass into fuel.
Are your clothes impacting climate change?
The environmental impact of the clothing industry has been mapped comprehensively in a life cycle analysis for the first time.
How to push climate change in a positive direction
Climate change is under way but, more than just slowing the rate of change, it is possible to push the...
Flower-rich habitats ensure survival of bees
Flower-rich natural environments are key to the survival of bumble bee families, new study shows.
Underwater seagrass protect coral reefs from marine diseases
New research shows seagrass meadows are significant in removing bacterial pathogens that harm coral, marine life and humans.