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  • November 25, 2021

UN shipping summit criticised for ‘dangerous’ delay on emissions plan

International Maritime Organization lacks urgency needed to tackle climate crisis, say campaigners A decision by the International Maritime Organization (IMO) and its member states not to revise its emissions reduction…

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  • November 25, 2021

UK water firms spilled sewage into sea bathing waters 5,517 times in past year

Report shows raw sewage spillages into coastal swimming waters increased by more than 87% in the last 12 months Water companies spilled raw sewage into coastal bathing waters used by…

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  • November 25, 2021

UN shipping summit criticised for ‘dangerous’ delay on emissions plan

International Maritime Organization lacks urgency needed to tackle climate crisis, say campaigners A decision by the International Maritime Organization (IMO) and its member states not to revise its emissions reduction…

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  • November 25, 2021

Scott Morrison ‘did a jig’ following approval of $16bn gas project labelled a ‘disaster’ by green groups

Prime minister tells Business Council of Australia he ‘could not be more thrilled’ about Woodside proceeding with Scarborough gas development Get our free news app; get our morning email briefing…

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  • November 25, 2021

UN shipping summit criticised for ‘dangerous’ delay on emissions plan

International Maritime Organization lacks urgency needed to tackle climate crisis, say campaigners A decision by the International Maritime Organization (IMO) and its member states not to revise its emissions reduction…

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  • November 25, 2021

‘It’s as if we’re in Mad Max’: warnings for Amazon as goldmining dredges occupy river

Hundreds of illegal goldmining dredges converge in search of metal as one activist describes it as a ‘free-for-all’ Environmentalists are demanding urgent action to halt an aquatic gold rush along…

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  • November 25, 2021

UK water firms spilled sewage into sea bathing waters 5,517 times in last year

Report shows raw sewage spillages into coastal swimming waters increased by more than 87% in 12 months Water companies spilled raw sewage into coastal bathing waters used by holidaymakers and…

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  • November 23, 2021

UK’s Hochschild fights Peru’s plans to close mines over environmental impact

London-listed firm says it will ‘vigorously defend’ plan to continue mining gold and silver The UK metals company Hochschild Mining is to fight plans by Peru’s government to hasten the…

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  • November 23, 2021

Bees may take generations to recover from one exposure to insecticides

Study shows reduced reproduction and other negative impacts on performance of species It may take bees multiple generations to recover from being exposed to insecticides even just once, research shows.…

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  • November 23, 2021

Men’s meat-heavy diets cause 40% more climate emissions than women’s, study finds

Research also shows 25% of diet-related emissions are from ‘optional’ food and drinks, such as coffee, alcohol and cake Men’s meaty diets are responsible for 40% more climate-heating emissions than…

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