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 ...

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 ...

McDonald’s in Brazil is Using Trays Made from Israeli Trash

Diners at McDonald's restaurants in Brazil have begun to use innovative, environmentally friendly trays, manufactured by an Israeli startup ...

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 ...

Bank of Israel Joins Environmental Network for Greening the Financial System

Israel has joined the Network for Greening the Financial System (NGFS), another phase in its efforts to reduce the effects of climate risks ...

Rivlin Presented Local Environmental Activists with Prize for Sustainability in Memory of His Late Wife

President Reuven Rivlin on Sunday presented the first Nechama Rivlin Prize for Sustainability, in memory of his late wife, to several local ...

Israeli Company Converts Trash into Bins to be Used in Virginia

The Central Virginia Waste Management Authority (CVWMA) on Wednesday launched a partnership with UBQ Materials, an Israeli company based in ...

‘A Second Columbia’: Police Raze Massive Cannabis Plantation in Southern Israel, Acting on Tip from Activists  

The Israel Police and the Green Police Squad on Sunday destroyed dozens of fields and hothouses comprised of tens of thousands of cannabis ...

Africa and Israel Join Hands in Battle Against Climate Change

For the African delegates who took part in Thursday’s "Africa, Climate Change and Israel's Contribution" conference in Jerusalem, many ...

Environment Ministry consider criminal investigation into Ashalim acid spill

The heads of Rotem Fertilizers will appear before an Environment Ministry committee Monday as the Ministry considers opening a criminal ...