New CO2 ‘scrubber’ from ingredient in hair conditioners
26 Mar 2010 – Relatives of ingredients in hair-conditioning shampoos and fabric softeners show promise as a long-sought material to fight global warming by “scrubbing” carbon dioxide (CO2) out of the flue gases from coal-burning electric power generating stations, scientists reported at the 239th National Meeting of the American Chemical Society (ACS).
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Global warming making soil release more CO2
Washington, March 26 (ANI): Twenty years of field studies have revealed that as the Earth has gotten warmer, plants and microbes in the soil have given off more carbon dioxide (CO2).
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Adapting to climate change as important as cutting CO2, say MPs
The government needs to make adapting residential property to the effects of climate change as important as cutting carbon emissions, the parliamentary Environmental Audit Committee has warned.
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New Shipping Rules Will Cut CO2; Some Are Weak, Japan Says
March 26 (Bloomberg) — New regulations on greenhouse gases from shipping will help cut the industrys emissions, even though some of the proposals are