'We're trying to go all in': Chocolate giant Mars pledges $1 billion to fight climate change
by: Oscar Williams-Grut, Business Insider UK
Barry Parkin, Mars' chief sustainability officer, said, "We believe in the scientific view of climate science and the need for collective action."
Probiotics help poplar trees clean up toxins in Superfund sites
Trees have the ability to capture and remove pollutants from the soil and degrade them through natural processes in the plant. It's a feat of nature companies have used to help clean up polluted sites, though only in small-scale ...
Carbon offsets have wide-ranging environmental benefits
You can't grow money on trees, but you can earn money for letting trees grow. Or at least you can through a pioneering California program that allows forest owners around the United States to sell carbon credits to companies ...
Heavy rain in Ivory Coast raises flooding fears in cocoa areas | Reuters
by: Reuters Editorial
Abundant rainfall fell last week in most of Ivory Coast's main cocoa growing regions, sparking fears that flooding could hinder harvesting of what is otherwise expected to be a strong mid-crop, farmers said on Monday.