Article - 16 Jul 2015
Green chemistry is an increasingly prominent philosophy in the chemical industry that attempts to quantify the environmental impacts and operational hazards of chemical processes.
News - 30 Jul 2020
Agricultural production is highly sensitive to weather and climate, which affect when farmers and land managers plant seeds or harvest crops. These conditions also factor into decision-making, when...
News - 2 Jul 2020
Scientists have shown how even low doses of neonicotinoid insecticides, as they may realistically occur in contaminated soils, adversely affect the development of black garden ants (Lasius niger)....
News - 29 Jun 2020
According to a report, both international and local donors are increasingly investing in industrial agricultural projects to the disadvantage of interventional measures that convert food systems and...
News - 24 Jun 2020
Conservation management around the margins of agriculture fail to protect butterfly species at greatest risk from the intensification of farming, a new study says.
The research, from the University...
News - 6 May 2020
A webtool giving an overview of climate change in Europe and predicting subsequent developments was created as a joint collaboration between French, Spanish, German and Estonian...
News - 3 Apr 2020
Open biomass burning (OBB) has a significant impact on regional air quality, especially on the heavy haze pollution in Northeast China (NEC) in recent years. Recent research published in Atmospheric...
News - 26 Feb 2020
An international team of researchers has developed an enzyme produced from agricultural waste that could be used as an important additive in laundry detergents.
By using an enzyme produced from a...
News - 6 Dec 2019
Biotechnology byproducts can be recycled to improve soil health while maintaining crop yields and reducing carbon emissions. A study recently published in Agrosystems, Geosciences & Environment...
News - 3 Dec 2019
Annually, $5 billion is spent by the United States to repair damages to road infrastructure caused by winter snow and ice control operations and the use of conventional deicers. A research team from...