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Schools ignore own health teachings

Take notice of the school buses that wait for your kids. No matter the season, you will see most of them idling as they sit. Depending on the structure of your pick up area, you will see small children walking past running buses and inhaling exhaust. 143 more words

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Rio Olympics earns top sustainability benchmark

(Source: edie.net)

The 2016 Rio Oympic and Paralympic games has been awarded the top global sustainability certificate for events, ISO 20121. The ISO 20121 designation is intended to ensure that events leave a positive economic, environmental and social legacy, with minimum waste, energy consumption, or strain on local communities.

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Renewable Diesel - No More Dirty Diesel

GreenD+ is a new type of fuel for diesel engines, derived from renewable resources and fully compatible and warrantied for use with most diesel engines, GreenD+ can reduce greenhouse gas emissions in both new and existing… 24 more words

Malaysia Committed To B10 Biodiesel Plan

(Source: malaysiandigest.com | Photo: New Straits Times )

Malaysia is committed to its plan to raise its biodiesel mandate to 10%, undeterred by a slump in global fossil fuel prices, in a bid to boost demand for palm oil, Plantation Industries and Commodities Minister Datuk Amar Douglas Uggah Embas said yesterday.

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Fun Fact of the Day

Fun Fact of the Day: Coconuts are good fuel for the body, but did you know that it’s also a planet-friendly fuel for machinery? Biodiesel has been making the rounds as a fossil fuel alternative, and coconut trees happen to be one of the plants that can produce oil in workable quantities.

Oil slump threatens to scupper demand for palm oil in biofuel

(Source: themalaymailonline.com | Photo: Bernama file)

Crude oil’s slump has been so severe that it’s now threatening the government-aided biodiesel programmes in the world’s top producers of palm oil. 33 more words