PTI to make CPEC pilot model for ‘Eco-civilization’: Malik Amin

Sadia Abbas | Former Federal Minister for Environment and the Central Vice President of Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) Malik Amin Aslam Khan on Tuesday said the...

In Philippines’ ‘city of the future,’ smart planning goes green

Benoît Morenne | In 2013, Francis Tolentino, the head of the Metro Manila Development Authority (MMDA), sent American best-seller author Dan Brown an outraged open letter....

Amsterdam to use plastic to fuel ships

The Port of Amsterdam is to construct a new factory that can turn unrecyclable plastic into fuel for ships. The IGES Amsterdam, which will be...

Release of untreated sewage destroying marine life

Oonib Azam | A few days before World Oceans Day was to be observed around the globe, the Supreme Court-mandated judicial commission on water and...

Moot asks provincial govts. to phase out harmful plastic products

It is high time the provincial governments came up with a firm timeline to phase out plastic products generating highly harmful waste that causes...

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