News - 19 Jan 2009
An international team of scientists has solved a mystery that has puzzled marine chemists for decades. They have discovered that fish contribute a significant fraction of the oceans' calcium...
News - 26 Nov 2009
CalciTech has made an announcement regarding the waste recovery projects carried out by the company in Asia and Europe. This announcement was made on 24 November 2009. Improving the sustainability of...
News - 18 Apr 2008
Increased carbon dioxide in the Earth's atmosphere is causing microscopic ocean plants to produce greater amounts of calcium carbonate (chalk) - with potentially wide ranging implications for...
News - 16 Feb 2008
If carbon dioxide emissions from the burning of fossil fuels continue on a "business-as-usual" trajectory, humans will have added about 5 trillion metric tons of carbon to the atmosphere by...
News - 1 Apr 2008
Could part of the answer to saving the Earth from global warming lie in the
earth beneath our feet?
A team from Newcastle University aims to design soils that can remove carbon
News - 21 Nov 2014
Due to man-made emissions, the CO2 content of the oceans has increased dramatically and is gradually acidifying the surface waters.
To understand how ocean acidification is affecting large...
News - 8 Jun 2015
As the ocean absorbs atmospheric carbon dioxide (CO2) released by the burning of fossil fuels, its chemistry is changing. The CO2 reacts with water molecules, lowering the ocean's pH in a process...
News - 5 Jul 2017
Each year, more than 7 million tons of mollusk shells are being discarded as unwanted waste by the seafood industry. The vast majority of these shells are either dumped at sea or thrown in landfills....
News - 23 Sep 2014
Climate change is a fact, and most of the warming is caused by human activity. The Arctic is now so warm that the extent of sea ice has decreased by about 30 pct. in summer and in winter, sea ice is...
News - 15 Jun 2020
For many years, the world's oceans have suffered from absorbing human-made carbon dioxide from the atmosphere, which has led to the decreasing pH of saltwater, known as ocean acidification, and...