So much for going green! Frito-Lay, the maker of Sun Chips, is abandoning its biodegradable packaging on some snack bags after consumers complained that the environmentally-friendly wrapping was simply too loud, The Wall Street Journal reports. Consumers have posted videos on the web poking fun at the new bags and lodged fierce complaints on social-networking [...] Continue reading Sun Chips Bags For Environment Discontinued For Being Too Noisy
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According to the latest news, Don Cheadle who is considered to be an actor, was appointed as a spokesman for the environment program of the United Nations.
The appointment of the actor happened on Saturday in Rwanda’s capital. In fact, he has become the Goodwill Ambassador of a U.N. Environment Program. The actor vowed and declared [...] Continue reading Don Cheadle to Be Appointed as a Goodwill Ambassador of a U.N. Environment Program
Actor Don Cheadle has been appointed ambassador of the United Nations environment program. UNEP Executive Director Achim Steiner delivered the news during a ceremony in Rwanda’s capital on Saturday. As UN Environment Program Goodwill Ambassador, the Iron Man 2 actor will battle climate change and promote environment conservation, helping to raise green awareness among millions around [...] Continue reading Don Cheadle United Nations Environment Program Ambassador
The government will specify by May 15 a separate set of regulations for disposal of e-waste, parliament was informed Monday.
“Disposal of e-waste is becoming an increasingly important challenge for the government. Therefore, there is a need to take more precautionary measures. We will have a separate set of rules for this by May 15,” Minister [...] Continue reading Separate rules for e-waste disposal by May 15: Ramesh
A month after Shyam Saran, India’s key negotiator on climate change demitted office, Environment Minister Jairam Ramesh Tuesday said he will be leading the country’s climate change talks at international fora.
“I will be India’s chief negotiator for talks related to climate change,” Ramesh told reporters here.
Saran, who was the prime minister’s special envoy on climate [...] Continue reading I will be chief climate change negotiator: Jairam Ramesh