6 Reasons Why You Should Switch To Herbal Medicines

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Most people get so used to treating their health conditions with pharmaceutical pills that the thought of using herbs as medicine seems outdated to them. The post 6 Reasons Why You Should Switch To Herbal Medicines appeared first on Green Living Guy.

Be prepared: Energy, food and medicine at risk from rising seas, engineers warn

GreenBiz

Sobering report from Institution of Mechanical Engineers warns governments and businesses are ill-prepared for sea level rises expected this century. Infrastructure Risk & Resilience

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China declares no more pangolin scales in traditional medicine

Eco-Business

Conservationists say they believe this move will completely shut down the commercial trade of pangolin parts within China and slow the international trade of the species

Medicine pack recycling initiative rolls out across UK pharmacies

Business Green

Brits can now recycle their empty medicine blister packets by dropping them off at pharmacies participating in the latest initiative from recycling specialist Terracycle.

Medicine not chainsaws: Indonesian clinic keeps villagers and forests healthy

Eco-Business

In Borneo, offering affordable healthcare to villagers living near forests is helping to reduce illegal logging and fight climate change

Egypt’s Chefaa secures early funding for medicine delivery service

Impact Alpha

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China’s state insurers have stopped covering pangolin medicines

Eco-Business

Users will no longer be reimbursed by state insurance schemes, but more action is needed to save African pangolins, says report

Dave Belisle Of The Medicine Box: Indigenous Owned And Operated Cannabis Entrepreneur

Forbes Green Tech

The next 6-12 months will be a wild ride for us, we are currently planning to move to a seed-to-sale model so we can better control the quality and supply

The Brief: Catholic climate investors, racial justice pledges, impact investing handbook, Egypt’s medicine marketplace, India’s social stock exchange

Impact Alpha

The post The Brief: Catholic climate investors, racial justice pledges, impact investing handbook, Egypt’s medicine marketplace, India’s social stock exchange appeared first on ImpactAlpha. Greetings, Agents of Impact!

The many ways fungi are saving our planet

Inhabitat - Innovation

Find out how fungi are saving the planet, from cleaning the water and air to providing medicinal benefits

Research facility minimizes its carbon footprint to attract international talent

Inhabitat - Innovation

Spain’s coastal city of Badalona has recently welcomed the Centre for Comparative Medicine and Bio-Image

Be prepared: Energy, food and medicine at risk from rising seas, engineers warn

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Be prepared: Energy, food and medicine at risk from rising seas, engineers warn

Business Green

Sobering report from Institution of Mechanical Engineers warns governments and businesses are ill-prepared for sea level rises expected this century

Study links fine particles to death rates

Envirotec Magazine

Published on 22 August in the New England Journal of Medicine , it’s the largest international study to investigate the short-term impacts of air pollution on death, conducted over a 30-year period. Associate Professor Yuming Guo from Monash University’s School of Public Health and Preventive Medicine, said as there’s no threshold for the association between particulate matter (PM) and mortality, even low levels of air pollution can increase the risk of death.

Can an artificial leaf make the pharmaceutical industry greener?

Inhabitat - Innovation

By putting chemicals in the artificial leaf’s microchannels, which resemble the veins on a real leaf, and exposing it to sunlight, solar reactions create medicine. Depending on the choice of chemicals, almost any kind of medicine can be created in a fast and sustainable way,” promises a video on the Eindhoven University of Technology’s website. Scientists in the Netherlands have developed a solar concentrator that looks and acts like a leaf.

Surprising ways seaweed benefits the environment

Inhabitat - Innovation

This renewable and easily harvestable organism is used for everything from food to spa treatments to a possible COVID-19 medicine While the news often mentions the terrible things in the sea, such as gyres of plastic and other trash, the oceans also hold an extremely valuable resource: seaweed.

The road to electric vehicles is paved with disruption

AGreenLiving

In its recent report on “The Future of Electric Power in the United States,” the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering and Medicine concluded, “Understanding how electricity consumers behave, and how devices and energy services can be aggregated for supply, and how such trends affect system loads is emerging as one of the most profound technological, regulatory and planning challenges and opportunities facing the future of the grid.”

The Time Is Right For U.S. To Build Pilot Fusion Plant, National Academies Panel Says

Forbes Green Tech

The United States government should build a 50 megawatt fusion power plant to demonstrate the technology and set in motion a supply chain for future plants, according to the authors of a report released today by the National Academies of Science, Engineering and Medicine.

Doctor's orders: Boots prescribes compostable pharmacy bags

Business Green

Boots to start offering customers their medicines in 100 per cent compostable bags made using potato starch

Covid-19 is a product of our unhealthy relationship with animals and the environment

Eco-Business

Wildlife trafficking, the production of animal-based medicines, factory farming, and the destruction of critical habitats all can create enabling conditions for viruses to spill over from their animal hosts into humans

Eminent?s Emma Chasen & Matt Taylor: Guiding Emerging Cannabis Entrepreneurs

Forbes Green Tech

Discovering new meaning to the plant through the path of intrinsic plant medicine is important to these two leaders in the space. Vices /vices Lifestyle /lifestyle Vices /vices Innovation /innovation Green Tech /green-tech lifestyle warrenbobrowblog

How to make a mask with fabric to wear or donate

AGreenLiving

Ilyas referred to a 2013 Disaster Medicine and Public Health Preparedness study that evaluated different household materials to determine how much each could filter particles and block the spread of influenza. Eco Green a-little-unsure coronavirus facebook health mask medicine study t-shirt virusCrafters began making fabric masks when the public learned that COVID-19 was causing a major shortage of personal protective equipment.

Google invests in Dunzo to advance India’s digital economy

Impact Alpha

ImpactAlpha, January 20 — Dunzo’s delivery platform helps small and local businesses fill online orders for food, medicine and consumer goods in 300.

Is It Safe To Use Herbs On Daily Basis?

Green Living Guy

Interestingly, much of modern medicines get their raw material and chemicals from these herbs. Herbs have been in use in traditional remedies across the world for the longest time.

Sustainable mobility drives the newest employee perk

GreenBiz

San Francisco Bay Area biotech giant Genentech is a world leader in making medicines for diseases such as cancer and cystic fibrosis; it’s even trialing one of its medicines for helping treat COVID-19. Sustainable mobility drives the newest employee perk. Katie Fehrenbacher.

Natural CBD Infused Skincare: What’s the Hype and is it Eco-Friendly?

Green Living Guy

The use of CBD is rapidly increasing across various dimensions – be it medicinal or skincare. However, the hype of CBD is significant in its therapeutic use, where the CBD infused products are used for healing insomnia, depression, acne, and various other health issues.

Why Eco-Friendly Consumers Are Adopting CBD?

Green Living Guy

Cannabidiol (CBD) has become a household name in the health and wellness industry, primarily due to its powerful medicinal properties. Not only can the compound help to treat conditions like pain, anxiety, inflammation, and nausea.

54gene closes $15 million to accelerate genomics research in Africa

Impact Alpha

ImpactAlpha, April 15 – Medicine is moving towards customized treatments and drugs based on genetic research. 54gene wants to ensure that African patients aren’t left out of the breakthroughs.

TemperPack closes $31 million for eco-packaging

Impact Alpha

ImpactAlpha, August 12 – TemperPack makes thermal insulation for delivery of perishable goods and medicine. The Richmond, Va.-based based company raised its Series C round amid “significant growth,” accelerated by COVID and the rising demand for home delivery.

Green Technology Future for 2021 and Beyond

GreenTech Gazette

Robotics are growing in all areas of the world; mostly within factories and for medicine. This will cut down non-recyclable materials used in medicine to protect the environment , and make the switch more comfortable to digital.

A Year-End Message To Intelligent Investors And Conscious Consumers

Forbes Green Tech

As you finish up your holiday shopping, do not forget that the supply chains that bring us our holiday goods and those that will soon distribute 14 million doses of lifesaving medicine to every living soul also has a major role in degrading the ecological health of the planet we call our home.

British Water launches micropollutants technical group

Envirotec Magazine

Chaired by Fabio Bacci, innovation manager at consultancy Glan Agua, the group will work to develop solutions to treat emerging pollutants – contaminants that were unknown or that little was known about until recently – present in substances such as medicines and pesticides.

Self-Guided Learning Opportunities For Mental Health and Wellness Month, May 2021

Planet Pulse

STUCK@HOME – Stanford Medicine will host a virtual concert, allowing the power of music to heal and unite, particularly during uncertain times. .

TDK invests in Germany electric VTOL company AutoFlightX

Charged

With their ability to navigate dangerous or hard-to-reach environments, eVTOL vehicles can help eliminate human risk in mining inspections, or deliver payloads of supplies and medicine in emergency response scenarios.

CO2 Absorbed at Room Temperature by Nanotechnology

Mr. Sustainability

Though still fundamental and proven only in the lab, it is groundbreaking work that could pave the way for the creation of economic synthetic fuels, medicine and chemicals in a circular economy.

The road to electric vehicles is paved with disruption

GreenBiz

The road to electric vehicles is paved with disruption. Terry F. Yosie. Tue, 04/27/2021 - 00:05. The expectation that electric vehicles will displace the internal combustion engine continues to accelerate.

Precision toxicology consortium aims to protect human health from effects of harmful chemicals

Envirotec Magazine

“Combined with law,” says the group, “these approaches will open up a new field of precision toxicology that will transform approaches to chemical safety management in the same way that precision medicine is informing healthcare.”

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‘A common germ pool’: The frightening origins of the coronavirus

Grist

billion people, and we’re really destroying the natural habitat of lots and lots and lots of other species,” said Frank Snowden, a professor emeritus of the history of medicine at Yale University.

What role does ESG play in the 'new normal'?

GreenBiz

How can we ensure more resilient supply chains for essential goods, such as food and medicine? What role does ESG play in the 'new normal'? Janine Guillot. Mon, 07/06/2020 - 01:25. Facing existential crisis, it’s only natural that our perspective will change — for better and for worse.

Project secures EU funding to create sugars, chemicals and plastics from household waste

Envirotec Magazine

Resource recovery technology firm Fiberight is one of the consortium partners.

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Bill Gates wants you to step up on climate

GreenBiz

When it comes to research, clean energy only receives about a quarter of the federal funding as medicine does. Bill Gates wants you to step up on climate. Elsa Wenzel. Tue, 02/16/2021 - 00:00. When you’re one of the world’s richest people, it’s hard not to make a global impact.

Improve the Air Quality in Your Office With These 5 Plants

Green Business Bureau

She has taught several workshops and courses on fermentation, natural medicine-making, and other self-sufficiency skills in Chicago and Austin. The quality of your working environment can have an effect on your productivity, health, and happiness.

The population bomb didn’t detonate. Turns out there’s a new problem.

Grist

And we now know for certain that it’s not sterilizations and one-child policies that are stopping population growth, but medicine, prosperity, and education.