Articles in "Environment"

“Petitions, Demonstrations and Letters” – How an Israeli Community Fought Plans for an Incineration Plant and Helped Shape Israel’s New Waste Policy

At first, after weeks of silence from local authorities, the residents of Ma'ale Adumim in Judea were told that a dump site was to be ...

Research and Excavation Shows Humans and Neanderthals Coexisted in the Negev Desert

Prof. Elisabetta Boaretto of the Weizmann Institute and Dr. Omry Barzilai of the Israel Antiquities Authority discovered that humans and ...

Israel to Switch Away from Coal Energy by 2025, Netanyahu Says

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu stated that he has pledged to reduce Israel's carbon footprint and to complete a successful transition ...

New Israeli Law Seeks to Reduce Greenhouse Gas Emissions by 85% By 2050

Israel is taking action to reduce greenhouse gas emissions and promote preparations for climate change, in accordance with its ...

Israeli Cleantech Firm Offers Trash as Substitute for Plastic as Prices Surge

Global plastic resin prices have leaped by 10% in February to a cumulative 40% increase in the last 10 months. The significant cost of the ...

Israel Exposes Libyan Ship Smuggling Oil from Iran is Polluter of its Shores

The crude oil tanker that polluted Israel's shores last month is Libyan-owned and illegally carried cargo from Iran to Syria, Minister of ...

Israel Locates Ship Responsible for Tar Dump on its Beaches

Israeli authorities have located the ship responsible for dumping tar into the sea which landed and covered the majority of Israel’s ...

Israeli Officials Raid Greek Ship Suspected of Tar Spill on Israeli Beaches

Israeli officials from the Ministry of Environmental Protection boarded a ship docked in Greece that is suspected of being responsible for ...

2020: Hundreds of Trucks on Way to Pirate Dumps in Judea and Samaria Confiscated

The IDF Civil Administration's Environmental Protection Unit has confiscated 215 vehicles and trucks throughout 2020 that carried waste ...

Israeli NGO Buys Land in Kenya, Brazil to Save Endangered Species

The Israeli This is My Earth (TiME) organization has announced it is purchasing land in Brazil and Kenya and will turn them into protected ...