Abolishing child labor from global supply chains, AI offers great promise to Africa as startups boom, Malaysia says 'no' to further plastic waste imports
Artificial intelligence (AI) continues to evolve exponentially. With environmental concerns ever more at the forefront, experts are turning to AI to find sustainable solutions. But the technology also presents risks.
Cities hold tons of materials that can be reused — and doing so can address over-exploitation of scarce natural resources. From buildings to electronic waste, we are surrounded by value. So how does urban mining work?
People buy, consume and then discard. But can you imagine a reality where the concept of waste had no meaning? That's behind the growing "cradle to cradle" movement.
In some countries like Germany, it's not New Year's Eve without a night sky full of fireworks. But how bad are these colorful explosions for our environment? And what are the health effects?
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