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Fixing the environment: when solutions become problems
Phys.org

In a world where climate change, air and water pollution, biodiversity loss, water scarcity, ozone depletion, and other environmental problems overlap, a fix in one arena can cause trouble in another. more…

Desalination Produces 50 Percent More Toxic Brine Than Previously Thought
Vice News

The world’s desalination plants, which use energy intensive processes to remove salt from water, produce enough toxic brine each year to cover all of Florida under a foot of water. more…

India’s Foreign Trade: December 2018
Pib.nic.in

India’s overall exports (Merchandise and Services combined) in April-December 2018-19* are estimated to be USD 396.73Billion, exhibiting a positive growth of 13.79per cent over the same period last year. more…

Ford Motor Company Launches Blockchain Pilot On IBM Platform To Ensure Ethical Sourcing Of Cobalt
Forbes.com

To ensure the responsible sourcing of industrially-mined cobalt, Ford Motor Company has joined forces with Huayou Cobalt, IBM, LG Chem and RCS Global to use blockchain technology to trace and validate ethically sourced minerals. more…

Ford, LG to Pilot IBM Blockchain in Fight Against Child Labor
Coindesk.com

A new blockchain project will track cobalt from a mine in Africa to a Ford Motor plant in the U.S. more…

SECURE SYNOPSIS: 14 DECEMBER 2018
Insightsonindia.com

SECURE SYNOPSIS: 14 DECEMBER 2018 NOTE: Please remember that following ‘answers’ are NOT ‘model answers’. They are NOT synopsis too if we go by definition of the term. What we are providing is content that both meets demand of the question and at the same tim… more…

Trump defends tough trade policies to farmers, promises fair deal with China - AOL
Aol.com

Trump defends tough trade policies to farmers, promises fair deal with China AOL Donald Trump defends government shutdown to convention of hard-hit farmers USA TODAY Shutdown tests farmers’ loyalty as Trump visits their annual convention POLITICO In Speech To… more…

Phosphorus is running out – 350 years after its discovery, does its survival lay in human waste?
Independent

It's tempting to look at Hennig Brand's uncovering of the vital element with amusement, but recycling phosphorus from buckets of urine may become a necessary endeavour more…

Ford and IBM among quartet in Congo cobalt blockchain project
Yahoo.com

Carmaker Ford, technology giant IBM, South Korean cathode maker LG Chem and China's Huayou Cobalt have joined forces in the first blockchain project to monitor cobalt supplies from Democratic Republic of Congo. The pilot, overseen by responsible-sourcing grou… more…

Why Ford Believes Blockchain Can Help Fight Child Labor
Crypto Coins News

Automotive giant Ford has entered a partnership with IBM, Huayou Cobalt, and LG Chem to build a blockchain platform to monitor the supply of cobalt from the Democratic Republic of Congo as part of an attempt to ensure that child labor does not make up any par… more…

Researchers develop a smart T-shirt that monitors your breathing in real time
Naturalnews.com

(Natural News) A study published in Sensors showed that a recently developed smart T-shirt, designed to provide real-time readings of the wearer’s breathing rate, may have potential implications in diagnosing respiratory conditions. The smart T-shirt was crea… more…

EXPOSED: "NewsGuard" organization founded by globalists to censor independent media has ties to pro-Monsanto American Enterprise Institute propagandists
Naturalnews.com

(Natural News) How do you know if news is guaranteed to be fake? Just look for the “News Guard” shield symbol followed by a check mark and the words “News Guard Rating.” If you’re not pro-war, pro-GMO, and pro-Clinton, your news will be “ranked” and labeled a… more…

Waterton Announces Eight Fully Independent Director Nominees for Election to Hudbay Minerals Board at 2019 Annual Meeting
Businesswire.com

TORONTO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Waterton Global Resource Management, Inc. (collectively with Waterton Precious Metals Fund II Cayman, LP, Waterton Mining Parallel Fund Offshore Master, LP and certain other affiliates, “Waterton” or “we” or “us”), which owns approxi… more…

Genesee & Wyoming Reports Traffic for December 2018
Businesswire.com

DARIEN, Conn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Genesee & Wyoming Reports Traffic for December 2018 and the Fourth Quarter of 2018 more…

Altius Reports Royalty Revenue of $17.5M and $66.9M for the Quarter and Year Ended December 31, 2018 and Provides Revenue Guidance for 2019 of $67-$72M
Businesswire.com

ST. JOHN’S, Newfoundland and Labrador--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Altius Minerals Corporation (TSX: ALS; OTCQX: ATUSF) (“Altius” or the “Corporation”) reports that it will release audited financial results for its three month and twelve month period ended December 31, … more…

Kansas City Southern Reports Record Fourth Quarter and Full-Year 2018 Results
Businesswire.com

KANSAS CITY, Mo.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Kansas City Southern (KCS) (NYSE:KSU) reported record fourth quarter 2018 revenues of $694 million, an increase of 5% from fourth quarter 2017 while carload volumes remained flat compared to prior year. Reported operating ex… more…

What Are The Healthiest Non-Dairy Milks To Drink?
Foodbabe.com

The other day I was ordering an organic smoothie at a local shop and as I watched her put the kale into the blender and grab a carton of almond milk, I stopped her just in time… Right before she poured the milk into the blender I asked, “Would you mind if I r… more…

When environmentalism becomes corruption – Part 2
Wattsupwiththat.com

We need rational rules to protect environmental values – and meet essential societal needs Craig Liukko What does this country do for essential everyday minerals, when ideological bureaucrats have closed most mines and declared them “Permanently Closed”? In C… more…

When environmentalism becomes corruption – Part 1
Wattsupwiththat.com

Environmental principles are too often used to stop lawful, responsible, vital land uses Craig Liukko All across the United States, private property rights are under assault – assault by state and federal legislators and regulators, environmentalist groups, w… more…

News24.com | Fixing the environment: When solutions become problems
News24

In a world where climate change, air and water pollution, biodiversity loss, water scarcity, ozone depletion, and other environmental problems overlap, a fix in one arena can cause trouble in another. more…