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The 2015 Bi-fuel Chevrolet Impala That Runs on Trash, and Isn’t a Load of Rubbish

(3BL Media/Justmeans) - When associating the term ‘green’ with cars, we are not talking colour—we mean the environmental sense of the car’s engineering and marketing.

Japanese Research Shows Probiotics Benefits Healthy Skin

(3BL Media/Justmeans) - In recent years, probiotics have been understood as helping to maintain good digestive health. Now, they could also become the next big thing in skin care treatments, making its way from your digestive system into topical products and onto beauty shelves. The way probiotics helps with your digestion is the same way it will help with your skin.

Europe Wants to Cut Green House Gas Emissions by 40% By 2030

(3BL Media/Justmeans) - European leaders have just announced an agreed climate change pact forcing the European Union (EU) to cut greenhouse gases by 40 percent by 2030.

Del Monte, US Foods, Dollar General, Biomet, Accellent, Others Cut 2.3M Tons of GHGs

(3BL Media/Justmeans) – Global greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions from fossil fuels have increased by about 1.5 times between 1990 and 2008, as per the EPA data. These gases trap heat in the atmosphere and contribute to climate change. Leading global investment firm KKR has a Green Portfolio Program involving 25 companies from around the world with a focus on reducing GHG emissions through various sustainability action plans.

Greenbuild 2014 Showcases Efforts of Google and Brad Pitt’s Make It Right

(3BL Media/Justmeans) – Green building is more than just a development trend. It involves a range of environmental aspects such as emissions reduction, water conservation, storm water management, temperature moderation, and waste reduction. Greenbuild 2014, the world’s largest conference and expo dedicated to green building, which began in New Orleans, highlights these aspects and showcases the latest technologies and innovations in sustainable building.

HSBC Water Program to Engage 9,000 Students in 11 Countries

(3BL Media/Justmeans) – According to the World Water Development Report 2014, an estimated 768 million people worldwide remain without access to an improved source of water. The number of people whose right to water is not satisfied is as high as 3.5 billion. In the wake of depleting drinking water resources globally, it has become critically important to raise awareness and implement efficient water resource management projects to serve a growing world population.

Heading Into ‘Movember’ With Positive Medical Research About Prostate Cancer

(3BL Media/Justmeans) - A high percentage of men around the world are growing their moustaches for November, a month now known as ‘Movember’, which is officially a health month for men.


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