scorecard

You Searched For "environmental concerns" and got 20 results


Sort By:


Business Insider Latest Story Image
5 mins read

OPINION: Planet vs Plastics — A multi-stakeholder approach to clean up the Earth

Life cycle assessment of plastic reveals that petroleum-based plastics can be recycled three to fou…

Business Insider Latest Story Image
2 mins read

World No-Tobacco Day: As the menace of cigarette butt pollution continues, Lee Cooper weaves jeans out of them

Each pair of these eco-jeans cleans up approximately 600 cigarette butts! The jeans have passed all…

Business Insider Latest Story Image
4 mins read

China plans to float nuclear reactors in disputed South China Sea; Analysts see it 'risky for environment'

The US military warned that China is moving forward with developing floating nuclear reactors in th…

ANI   


Business Insider Latest Story Image
2 mins read

Dirty laundry? Major clothing companies like Zara and H&M under scrutiny for allegedly fuelling deforestation in Brazil

Earthsight traced the journey of 816,000 tons of cotton from Brazil to major fashion brands. This c…

Business Insider Latest Story Image
6 mins read

How RFK Kennedy Jr. turned from tragedy and tumult to environmentalism before becoming the face of vaccine skepticism

Born into privilege, RFK Jr. spiraled after his father's murder. He later reinvented himself.

Brent D. Griffiths   


Business Insider Latest Story Image
2 mins read

Gen Z rates climate change as its top concern, but only one-third engages in activism: Study

Climate anxiety is at an all-time high, especially among the younger generation, which shares a dee…

Business Insider Latest Story Image
3 mins read

The most polluted countries in the world: A global environmental concern

Air pollution is a pressing global issue that affects both developed and developing nations. Using …

Business Insider Latest Story Image
3 mins read

Biden slows his timeline for the shift to EVs in a compromise with unions concerned about jobs

A new rule limiting tailpipe pollution creates a slower timeline to EV adoption after the auto indu…

Catherine Boudreau   


Business Insider Latest Story Image
2 mins read

Wall Street giants like JPMorgan and Pimco are walking back their environmental pledges after years of outspoken support for fighting climate change

Wall Street giants, including JPMorgan and State Street, are retreating from environmental initiati…

Samantha Stokes   


Business Insider Latest Story Image
3 mins read

60 pc of businesses 'off track' to meet sustainability goals: Bain & Company report

Over 60 per cent of businesses surveyed are "off track" to meet their sustainability goals, accordi…

PTI   


Business Insider Latest Story Image
3 mins read

Banned cancer-causing additives have been found in commercial floor covers — here’s another reason why that's concerning

In order to convert polymers into actual usable products, manufacturers add certain chemicals to al…

Business Insider Latest Story Image
2 mins read

GenZ expresses their concern over shrinking wildlife habitat

To attain a better understanding of forest ecology in the urban landscape, Aaranyak organised an ev…

ANI   


Business Insider Latest Story Image
2 mins read

Bitcoin mining rigs are becoming more powerful despite environmental concerns

Mining hardware makers are raising the hash rates on their machines significantly. Hash rates show …

Business Insider Latest Story Image
2 mins read

Elizabeth Warren calls for a crackdown on 'environmentally wasteful cryptocurrencies' to fight the climate crisis

Elizabeth Warren said it's time to crack down on environmentally wasteful cryptocurrencies like bit…

Will Daniel   


Business Insider Latest Story Image
1 min read

El Salvador's president says the country has mined its first bitcoin using volcano energy

El Salvador's President Nayib Bukele said the first bitcoin had been mined in the Central American …

Camomile Shumba   


Business Insider Latest Story Image
4 mins read

Daphne du Maurier's The Birds predicted environmental crisis 70 years ago

Alfred Hitchcock's adaptation, The Birds, celebrates its 60th anniversary in 2023. Revisiting …

PTI   


Business Insider Latest Story Image
2 mins read

Bitcoin mining isn't just consuming energy, it's also generating 272 grams of e-waste with every transaction

The study indicated that Bitcoin could produce as much as 64.4 metric kilotons of e-waste, ove…

Business Insider Latest Story Image
1 min read

A Canadian bitcoin ETF aims to offset its climate impact by planting trees to become the 1st carbon-negative investment fund

Accelerate Financial Technologies will be planting around 3,450 trees for every C$1 million investe…

Isabelle Lee   


Business Insider Latest Story Image
3 mins read

Some women are 2nd-guessing their family-planning choices because of environmental concerns

Some people are questioning whether they should have kids, given the grim future we face if drastic…

Kelly Burch   


Business Insider Latest Story Image
1 min read

SpaceX's Texas expansion plans hit by a fourth FAA delay over environmental concerns

The FAA expects to release their SpaceX Starbase environmental review on May 31 after pushing back …

Jyoti Mann