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Japan eyes reducing amount of plastic waste by as much as 25% by 2030

Oct 14, 2018

Japan eyes reducing amount of plastic waste by as much as 25% by 2030

The government will announce an ambitious plan aimed at cutting disposable plastic waste by 25 percent over the next decade while promoting environmentally friendly bioplastics made from plants, sources said Saturday. By setting the goal, Tokyo aims to display its commitment to tackling environmental issues ...

In boon for farmers, Trump lifts ethanol limits in gasoline

Oct 10, 2018

In boon for farmers, Trump lifts ethanol limits in gasoline

The Trump administration is moving to allow year-round sales of gasoline with higher blends of ethanol, a boon for Iowa and other farm states that have pushed for greater sales of the corn-based fuel. President Donald Trump announced he is lifting a federal ban on ...