Prices for recovered paper continue to drop. Experts are expecting prices to fall from €20 a ton to less than €5. Old paper used to be good business but soon will have to pay to get rid of it.
Germany’s economy contracted 2.2% in the first quarter of 2020. With most of coronavirus lockdown measures taking place in the second quarter, experts expect future figures to be even worse.
The US has always seen Greenland under its sphere of influence. But the island's increasing independence is threatening that. As it becomes more global, China and Russia see a chance to control the Arctic.
The belated convening of the legislature in 2020 is meant to publicly celebrate China's getting through the coronavirus pandemic. The government will have to answer some inconvenient questions, DW's Frank Sieren writes.
Phosphorus is essential for growing crops, but global reserves are shrinking fast. Now researchers are looking for ways to recycle the valuable mineral — by harvesting human urine.
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