Pawson Upgrade Fuel Management

Pawson Transport continues to develop its business by introducing the Cameron Forecourt Eclipse WEB based Fuel Management System to their refuelling operations. Pawson Transport is a well-established family run transport and distribution company based in Rotherham, Yorkshire with over 90 years in the industry. Pawson Transport identifies with Cameron Forecourt sharing ... Read More...

Shared Vessel Monitoring System offered by Trackwell

Trackwell is pleased to announce its new customized Vessel Monitoring Systems (VMS) solution where neighbouring countries, regional fisheries offices and other maritime authorities can share one VMS. The system allows for data and information sharing between any number of operational users, while still granting the countries the ability to tailor-make ... Read More...

Museum provokes debate around plastics

The Museum of Design in Plastics (MoDiP) is holding an international conference, Provocative Plastics, 17-18 September 2015, at Arts University Bournemouth. The organisers have so far secured high profile speakers Sebastian Conran, designer; Kigge Hvid, CEO of Design to Improve Life; Richard Northcote of Bayer Material Science; and John Mathers, CEO ... Read More...

Sustainability debate between TripAdvisor and DearTripAdvisor campaign covered by IceNews

The recent debate about the development of a greener hotel industry between TripAdvisor, the leading travel review website, and Nordic Choice Hotels’ and Rainforest Foundation Norway’s collaborative sustainability campaign, DearTripAdvisor, has unfolded via the news outlet, IceNews. The sustainability campaign, DearTripAdvisor, was first publicised via IceNews on 30th October 2014, ... Read More...

Are you buying fake eiderdown products?

Global production/harvest of cleaned eiderdown can fit on one small truck (yearly ca 4t). Yearly goose down harvest is counted in the tens of thousands of tons. Japan alone imported 6.000t of goose down in 2010 and the main areas for handpicking eiderdown is Canada (10-15%) and Iceland (85-90%), annually ... Read More...

Recommended 2014 Mackerel Catch Levels

Statement from the Government of Iceland - Today the International Council for the Exploration of the Seas (ICES), the independent scientific organisation which provides guidance on sustainable fishing levels, has issued its recommended 2014 Northeast Atlantic mackerel catch level. The 2014 total catch limit is set at 889,886 tonnes, a 64 ... Read More...

Air pollution effects and simple ways to reduce exposure to it

 According to a new review air pollution may make your appendix burst and the pollution could also cause heart failure. Researchers analyzed 35 pollution studies and found that increasingly higher levels of nitrogen and sulphur dioxide, particulate matter and carbon monoxide; the dust that pollutants and toxins cling to were ... Read More...