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U.S. EPA to block Pebble Mine copper/gold mine project in Alaska

Reuters 31 Jan 2023
Environmental Protection Agency plans to take steps on Tuesday to block Northern Dynasty Minerals Ltd's (NDM.TO) proposed Pebble copper and gold mining project in Alaska by preventing the company from storing mine waste in the state's vast watershed.

Let's make it not an e-waste of resources

The Economic Times 30 Jan 2023
e-Waste is source of metals and minerals such as gold, silver, rare earth minerals, lithium, cobalt and cadmium. Experts estimate that in 2017, proper extraction could have yielded gold worth $0.7-1 billion ... .

I’m determined not to waste a drop of my ‘free’ liquid gold fertiliser

Irish Independent 30 Jan 2023
... enough slurry, to slurry all silage ground and built up all my sub-optimal paddocks, so when I run out of slurry I will have to go back to using an appropriate compound fertiliser.But until then, my aim is not too waste a drop of this ‘free’ liquid gold.​ .

Man Ki Baat: PM Modi talks about e-waste, patents, democracy in India

Hindustan Times 29 Jan 2023
You will be surprised to know that almost 17 types of precious metals can be extracted from waste using different processes, including gold, silver, copper, and nickel,” the PM said. “Therefore, recycling waste is no less than making gold from waste,” he said, adding there is no dearth of start-ups doing work in this direction.

PM Modi's first Mann Ki Baat of 2023. Key takeaways

Live Mint 29 Jan 2023
But, 17 types of precious metals, including gold and silver can be extracted from this e-waste through different processes, he added.Praising Uttarakhand-based Attero recycling a company that recycles e-waste, PM said 'Attero has obtained many patents in this field.

PM takes up environment impact of e-waste disposal

Hindustan Times 29 Jan 2023
Today’s latest devices are also e-waste of the future ... You will be surprised to know that almost 17 types of precious metals can be extracted from this waste, including gold, silver, copper, and nickel,” the PM said, adding that there is a host of start-ups working in this direction already.

From Ikigai to Wabi-Sabi: 10 Japanese concepts that can transform your life

Hindustan Times 28 Jan 2023
The sense of regret for wasting resources, particularly when it comes to food. The concept of Mottainai encourages us to be mindful of the resources we use and to waste as little as possible. This principle can be applied to many areas of life, from conserving energy to reducing food waste.

Duncan Mackay: IOC must decide whether they want Ukraine or Russia at Paris 2024, but they cannot have both

Inside The Games 26 Jan 2023
Putin would waste no opportunity to celebrate the success of any athletes from Russia who go to Paris 2024 and win a gold medal.  ... unlikely to waste any propaganda opportunity of posing with Russian gold medallists from Paris 2024 if they are allowed to compete ©Getty Images.

Amnesty only solution for economic revival: Dr Hussain Mohiuddin

Urdu Point 26 Jan 2023
Minhaj University's Board of Governors Deputy Chairman Prof Dr Hussain Mohiuddin Qadri said on Thursday that amnesty scheme was the only solution for revival of economy in the country ... He said that people in the upper middle income poverty were earning 5 USD per day ... Dr ... Because we did not build dams and water reservoirs and we wasted this white gold.

Is smaller better? Maybe so for baseball’s Hall of Fame

Tampa Bay Times 24 Jan 2023
After scrolling through social media posts detailing baseball Hall of Fame voting by colleagues, the ballot I submitted seems stark in comparison ... And I think I know why ... Why only three? ... First, this year’s ballot ... Loading ... (A recently uncovered 1999 receipt for a somewhat expensive gold neck chain now seems like quite the waste of money.) ... Eduardo A.

‘You should gaze at your bins in horror’: the massive crime scandal behind the UK’s rubbish

The Observer 23 Jan 2023
the illegal dumping of a million tonnes of waste near Derry, in Northern Ireland. This is the starting point for Buried, a new BBC podcast that looks at how the UK’s waste disposal industry is increasingly falling victim to a far-spreading criminal enterprise ...It’s easy money that has allowed them to turn waste into gold,” Ashby says.

States look to secure electrical grid after substation attacks

New York Post 23 Jan 2023
Originally Published by.. Dem looks to strike deal with McCarthy on wasteful spending Gold and silver boom predicted as US hits debt ceiling, dollar devalues Kim Kardashian ripped online for lecture at Harvard Business School ... Over the last year, at least four states have reported deliberate attacks against electrical transmission facilities ... ....

Tail-blazers: fashion houses turn to pet clothing as ‘humanisation’ trend grows

The Observer 22 Jan 2023
There are Gucci hats made in Italy from pink bouclé wool, Celine travel bags with calfskin trim and a (waste bag) purse studded with gold spikes. But these are not just any designer fashion items … they’re created for clients with four legs and a tail ... Dolly Parton also launched her own line of dog clothes in 2022, with the name Doggy Parton ... .

Environmental rules stoke anger as California lets precious stormwater wash out to sea

The Los Angeles Times 20 Jan 2023
But it’s also important to be strategic about how quickly reservoirs are being filled, said Mark Gold, an adjunct professor at UCLA’s Institute of the Environment and Sustainability. Gold said it would be worrisome if the San Luis Reservoir were 100% full so early in the wet season ... lets rain flow into the Pacific Ocean, wasting a vital resource.

We need to agree a new NHS future or 1948 dream dies

The Times/The Sunday Times 20 Jan 2023
In 1948 Nye Bevin achieved reform with GPs, in his own words, by “stuffing their mouths with gold”. Solving the problem now must involve a more fundamental rethink before the gold runs out ... The government should waste no time in implementing the recommendations of the first ever digital health and social care plan published when I was in office ... .

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