State-of-the-art recycling plant unveiled as Dulsco’s new Material Recovery Facility demonstrates the future of recycling

State-of-the-art recycling plant unveiled as Dulsco’s new Material Recovery Facility demonstrates the future of recycling

Dubai, United Arab Emirates, (AETOSWire): Dulsco, an integrated solutions provider and the Official Waste Management Partner of Expo 2020 Dubai, recently commissioned its state-of-the-art Material Recovery Facility in Dubai. Located at Ras Al Khor, the new recycling processing plant has a capacity of 80,000 tonnes per year and is a key component of the company’s comprehensive environmental solutions offering. Dulsco’s first manual sorting plant, with a capacity of 40 tonnes per day, was built in 2013 in support of the UAE’s mandate to reduce waste to landfills. However, the plant…

fight against climate change

مكافحة تغير المناخ عن طريق إعادة الاستخدام وإعادة التدوير

Reusing and recycling; individual and collective actions in the fight against climate change Ahead of COP26, representatives from Saudi Arabia and the UK government discussed climate change issues yesterday in an online roundtable hosted by the British Embassy in Riyadh Climate change is the biggest and most urgent challenge of our time. During a live forum hosted yesterday by the British Embassy in Riyadh, experts from private and public sectors and civil society discussed the challenge, strategies and actions that need to be taken, with a particular focus on plastic…

Dubai-born CAFU reveals drone technology with first-of-its-kind planting mechanism taking the one million Ghaf Tree Seed Project to the next level

Dubai-born CAFU reveals drone technology with first-of-its-kind planting mechanism taking the one million Ghaf Tree Seed Project to the next level

– Pioneering tech and car services company unveils drone technology & ground-breaking planting mechanism in the MENA region as it completes two rounds of desert planting – Announces strategic research partnership with UAE University to help scale the project to explore other native UAE seed types Dubai, UAE, March 16th, 2021: Months on from announcing the Sustainability Deal – Dubai-born CAFU has taken big strides in its strategy towards becoming carbon neutral, starting with the ground-breaking Ghaf Tree Seed Project to plant a million Ghaf seeds in the UAE desert…

Nakheel launches environmental awareness campaign  for communities across Dubai

“نخيل” تطلق حملة توعية بيئية في مجتمعاتها السكنية بدبي

Initiative kicks off 12 March with clean ups at Discovery Gardens and Jumeirah Village Circle Nakheel is embarking on a new environmental awareness campaign at its master developments across Dubai, starting with community clean ups at Discovery Gardens and Jumeirah Village Circle this weekend (Friday, 12 March). Nakheel Community Management has teamed up with Dubai-based neighbourhood social network Hayi and environmental management company Bee’ah for the initiative, which complements Nakheel’s regular waste management programme and forms part of the company’s ongoing calendar of community events. Residents are invited to join…

EEG calls on those wishing to participate in the National Action Programme to quickly register

Emirates Environmental Group launches its Annual Aluminium Can Collection Day – February 25 2021 The Emirates Environmental Group announced the launch of the 25th cycle of the annual Aluminium Cans Collection Campaign that is scheduled to take place on February 25 nationwide, taking the COVID-19 pandemic into consideration, the group has arranged for the collection of materials from all the Emirates, as for Dubai EEG will be present in several places to receive participants and their collections of Aluminium Cans, namely the Al Mamzar Park, The Zabeel Park and the…

Ericsson: Smart home privacy: How to avoid ‘data paparazzi’

الخصوصية في المنازل الذكية: كيف يمكن تجنب تطفل “مصوري البيانات”

The paparazzi are known for often taking covert photographs of celebrities and selling them to tabloids or gossip magazines. In a similar vein, could the increasing number of smart, connected devices coming into our lives start acting like covert “data paparazzi”? And what can we do to avoid it? Find out here. Today, our devices collect and forward information to all sorts of external parties: our home security alarm provider, our electricity supplier, our fitness watch vendor, our car manufacturer, and so on. Smart assistants listen to our voice commands…

ANANTARA AL JABAL AL AKHDAR RESORT CELEBRATES SUCCESSES

منتجع أنانتارا الجبل الأخضر يحتفي بنجاحاته

A LOOK BACK AT 2020: ANANTARA AL JABAL AL AKHDAR RESORT CELEBRATES SUCCESSES IN 2020 AND PREDICTS A FRUITFUL 2021 With the end of the year approaching, Anantara Al Jabal Al Akhdar Resort reflects on its performance in 2020 and celebrates areas of success despite a challenging year all whilst looking forward to the full recovery of Oman’s travel and tourism industry in 2021. As with all hotels in the travel and tourism industry, globally, the secluded mountain haven experienced setbacks during the year. As the entire industry works to…

EEG ends unprecedented 2020 with resolute afforestation efforts.

مجموعة عمل الإمارات للبيئة تزرع 2,000 شجرة

“For Our Emirates We Plant” oversees the planting of 2,000 trees planted in Dubai and Ras Al Khaimah by 641 entities On the historic date 20.12.2020, Emirates Environmental Group (EEG) organised and conducted its annual tree planting campaign, “For Our Emirates We Plant”. This significant event was conducted at two locales in Ras Al Khaimah and Dubai. Under the patronage and presence of H. E. Engr. Sheikh Salem Bin Sultan Bin Saqr Al-Qasimi, member of the Executive Council of the Government of Ras Al-Khaimah and Chairman of the Department of…

Business should be a force for good, founders tell aspiring changemakers

رواد أعمال: التحديات التي نواجهها فرصة ثمينة للنمو وحافز للإبداع والابتكار

 at SEF 2020 Five-day virtual Sharjah Entrepreneurship Festival, held under the theme #BeTheHero, concludes on December 10 “Leadership is about resilience; it is the unbelievable drive to not let anything get in the way of achieving your objective,” said David Jones, Co-founder of One Young World and Founder of You & Mr. Jones, on the final day of the virtual Sharjah Entrepreneurship Festival (SEF) 2020, organised by Sheraa Entrepreneurship Center (Sheraa). At the session titled, ‘Mobilising the World’s Most Impactful Leaders’, Jones, alongside co-founder and CEO of One Young World Kate…

TAKREEM – Inspiring Generations

“تكريم” تحتفي بالإبداع العربي في بيروت

TAKREEM was founded with the aim of celebrating the Arab men and women who are making history in their own way and domain. After touring most of the Arab region for the past decade and despite the strenuous year that the world in general and Lebanon in particular went through, the Foundation stays true to its mission and has strived to recognize and honor the unsung heroes of the Arab World during its yearly Award Ceremony. Initially scheduled for November 2019 and postponed time and again due to the unrelentless…