Archives for Water
Much bottled water is coming from drought stricken regions, notably California, which is in its third year of drought.
Nestle, which sells the most bottled water in the U.S., is attracting controversy for its bottling of water in a region suffering from depleted groundwater.
About a thousand Bosnian citizens remain housed in temporary shelters in the aftermath of the floods that devastated the country last May.
Zagreb is asking the EU for help to cope with the floods that have hit the country. But in the Gorski Kotar, between Rijeka and Zagreb, citizens are still waiting for the funds to cover the damage caused by February's disastrous frost wave
It’s official: you can stop washing your jeans. And that’s a direct suggestion from Levi Strauss & Co. CEO, Chip Bergh.
With the World Cup approaching, an impending crisis could nudge Brazil in a more sustainable direction--specifically towards energy efficiency.
Levi's recently made 100,000 pairs of women’s jeans with 100 percent recycled water. End result: savings of 12 million liters of this precious resource.
One challenge Nepal faces is energy: the country simply does not have enough of it, despite ample sources of water.
Unilever has launched a crowdsourcing contest for a next-generation sustainable shower.
In my latest article on Guardian Sustainable Business, I discuss how dyeing has an enormous impact on wastewater worldwide.
The NRDC so far has signed up almost two dozen craft beer breweries to ensure local water supplies across the country remain clean.
In one of the most beautiful regions of Turkey in the Black Sea area, hundreds of hydroelectric power plants are expected to be built – or have already been. The local population feels threatened and fights for the right to the integrity of the ecosystem. A report from OBC.