A protective mask thrown to the ground

Coronavirus: Masks and Gloves Found in Seven Major European Rivers

POLLUTION: Scientists say there is a cause for concern for the environment as many more masks and gloves are likely already at sea A lot of protective masks and gloves were found in seven major European rivers last month, said Sunday a spokesman of the Tara Foundation, warning about the danger of the pollution from microplastics linked to the […]

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Deconfinement in Toulouse: After a Break for our Lungs, Does Pollution Start Again?

AIR: After a sharp drop in nitrogen dioxide concentrations from the start of containment, rates started to rise again in Toulouse, but not as before The confinement period made it possible to see the levels of nitrogen dioxide, a pollutant, drop around the highways. With the deconfinement, the levels started to rise again, in particular in […]

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Nearly 100 million mobile phones sleep in the drawers of the French, according to the organisation Ecosystem.

100 Million Phones Sleep in our Drawers: Here is a Solution to Give Them Away

The eco-organization Ecosystem launches the site jedonnemontelephone.fr, a solidarity recycling solution to give new life to our old mobile phones. We all have old mobile phones that sleeps in a drawer in the house. The very first, the one to which we are attached and which contains precious data, the one that we keep “just in case”, or […]

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Activists of ANV-Cop 21 traced a cycle path during the night of January 10 to 11, 2020 in Toulouse

Toulouse: They Trace a Cycle Path in the Middle of the Night to Denounce Cars

Toulouse activists of ANV-Cop 21 carried out a “militant route” of a cycle lane during the night from Friday to Saturday They find that Toulouse always leaves too much room for the car, and want to denounce the “little effort made by the town hall and the metropolis” to develop the use of the bicycle. “Militant track” […]

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Diesel, petrol, electric ...: the purchase of a car can turn into the puzzle

Diesel, Petrol or Electric? When the Car Purchase Turns into a Puzzle

If the market for diesel vehicles collapses, that of petrol remains highly taxed, and that of the electric is still too expensive. This confuses many motorists for their next car purchase. Diesel? Decried for its pollutant emissions. Petrol? Taxed for its CO2 emissions. Electric? Too expensive. Many motorists do not know which car to buy for their next car […]

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The environmental penalty for polluting vehicles will increase sharply in 2020

The Environmental Penalty for Polluting Vehicles will Increase Sharply in 2020

Motorists who want to buy a new vehicle will have to pay attention to its carbon footprint. From January 1st, 2020, the ecological penalty will increase strongly. If you want to change your vehicle soon, you will have to (if it is not already) pay close attention to the CO2 emissions it generates. From January 1st, 2020, the […]

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Nitrates, heavy metals, microplastics ... our water is more and more polluted

Nitrates, Heavy Metals, Microplastics … Our Water is More and More Polluted

According to a World Bank study released Tuesday 20th August 2019, all countries are affected by this invisible crisis. It calls on states to take urgent measures. The quality of water, polluted by nitrates, heavy metals and microplastics, has become “an invisible crisis” affecting rich countries as poor countries, the World Bank alarmed in a report published Tuesday 20th August […]

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Only the holders of vignettes 1 and 2 will be able to circulate in Paris due to pollution

Pollution. The Differentiated Traffic Set Up in Ile-de-France this Wednesday 26th June

The differentiated traffic will be set up in Paris and in the suburbs, Only the vignettes Crit’Air from 0 to 2 will circulate. It was expected since the announcement of an episode of ozone pollution in Ile-de-France: differentiated traffic will be set up in Paris and the suburbs on Wednesday 26th June 2019. Only vehicles with vignettes Crit’Air from 0 […]

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Airbus has signed a memorandum of understanding with the airline company SAS Scandinavian Airlines concerning research on ecosystems and infrastructures of hybrid and electric aircraft.

Toulouse; Airbus Signs an Agreement with a Scandinavian Company to Develop Hybrid Aircraft

On Wednesday 22nd May 2019, Airbus signed a joint research project in Toulouse with SAS Scandinavian Airlines for hybrid and electric aircraft. The challenge is immense. Air transport is already responsible for 2% to 3% of global CO2 emissions . And the growth of air traffic is expected to more than double over the next 20 years … A research […]

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