J.O.E 环保联盟 | J.O.E Eco Alliance

July 2019

号称全球最后一块净土 如今已堆满塑料垃圾

澳大利亚研究员莱维斯上个月带领团队到该岛进行视察,并在岛上找到了来自全国各地的垃圾。 Read More…

“种子方舟”存样本逾百万

种子方舟存样本逾百万

Seeds of hope in case of catastrophe

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去年量增141% 印尼将收紧塑料垃圾进口政策

印度尼西亚官员表示,当局将收紧塑料垃圾进口政策,包括要求垃圾出口商先注册及加强边境的检查,以确保印尼不会成为先进国家的垃圾场。 Read More…

极端天气已达人体耐热极限

Human body ‘close to thermal limits’ due to extreme heatwaves caused by climate change
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“热气”北上 北欧国家气温创新高

Europe heatwave heads north as south cools down

瑞典北部气温创下1945年以来的最高温。

The heatwave smashed decades-old temperature records across Europe, including in Belgium, the Netherlands and Paris. In London, there was travel havoc due to rails buckling under the heat and fires breaking out along commuter lines.

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地球超负荷日提前 人类7个月用完地球一年资源

Earth's 2019 resources 'budget' spent by July 29

人类现在消耗自然资源的速度,比地球生态系统能再生的速度快1.75倍,等同于需要1.75个地球才能满足人类的消费需求。

The equivalent of 1.75 planets would be required to produce enough to meet humanity's needs at current consumption rates.

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挪威斯瓦尔巴有超过200头驯鹿饿死

Climate change blamed for deaths of 200 Arctic reindeer

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动物适应能力赶不上气候变化速度

Animals failing to adapt to speed of climate crisis

一个国际研究团队发现,尽管动物会自我调节来适应环境变化,但它们的适应能力总体上还是赶不上气候变化的速度。

Scientists warn of ‘alarming’ lag between human-driven seasons shift and animals’ behavioural changes.

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H&M to charge for plastic bags

The move, which will take effect at all H&M stores from July 25, is part of a packaging strategy to reduce plastic use in the long run.

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面对气候变化 新加坡以长远规划加强应对措施

Singapore must continue to take early action against impact of climate change: Teo Chee Hean

国务资政兼国家安全统筹部长张志贤(左)昨天在蚬壳石油公司的共创未来论坛上与约150名在场人士进行交流,发表他对永续发展、节能减碳等课题的看法。

Senior Minister Teo Chee Hean (left) drew attention in particular to the Republic's efforts in going low-carbon and managing rising sea levels in a speech at the sixth Asian edition of the Shell Powering Progress Together forum.

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四品牌八超市将设捐赠箱 推广自备及再循环购物袋

Donation bins for reusable bags launched at supermarkets

参与“自备购物袋”活动的职总平价合作社、冷藏公司、百美和昇菘将在旗下八间超市设置环保袋捐赠箱,并举行多场推广活动,鼓励消费者捐出干净且可循环使用的多余购物袋,减少依赖塑料袋。

From July 3, 2019, members of the public can drop their unused reusable bags into a donation bin at eight supermarket outlets.

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科学家警告:南极洲海冰面积缩至40年新低

Antarctic sea ice in dizzying decline since 2014: Study

南极洲海冰面积在数十年来不停扩大,在仅仅数年内消融的面积是法国的4倍多,如今海冰面积创新低。

Gentoo pengiuns in Antartica. Antarctica is thawing at an increasing rate because of accelerating discharge from glaciers.

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新西兰7月1日起禁用一次性塑料袋

New Zealand's ban on single-use plastic bags comes into effect

新西兰星期一(71日)正式禁止使用一次性塑料购物袋,商家若违例将面对重罚,包括可能被罚款高达10万新西兰元(约9万新元)。

Single-use plastic bags are officially banned for all New Zealand retailers from Monday (July 1).

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