"Since turning my back on white supremacy, I have worked hard to fight against the thing I once helped build. What I've learned from my own journey through hate now helps me combat it."Christian Picciolini
Emmy Award-winning director and producer, author, TEDx speaker, peace advocate and reformed extremist.
""Got a few screws loose, I guess. Never really knew it until now.""Richard 'Beebo' Russell
Suspect in Seattle stolen plane incident
"In order to reduce social exclusion and improve the standard of living of the working poor, the EU must take drastic measures and design policies both at institutional and individual levels."Giorgos Koulouris
Consultant in a Management and Consulting firm in Greece
"Maduro has reacted to the collapse of the economy by consolidating the dictatorship, intensifying human rights abuses (including torture) and further cracking down on the private sector."Juan Carlos Hidalgo
Policy analyst on Latin America at the Cato Institute’s Center for Global Liberty and Prosperity
"If you’re sitting at home in Idaho or London, you want to see celebrity names, people that you care about”."Simon Thompson
""Now the time has come to write the next great chapter in the history of our armed forces.""Mike Pence
US Vice President
"We need to take a hard look at how we provide cooling and devise a radically more efficient approach. If we do not, the irony is that as we strive to cool ourselves down, we shall be heating the planet up …. requiring more cooling."Toby Peters
Professor in Cold Economy at the University of Birmingham
""Any organisation that fails to utilise women will grow weak, and will fail to contribute to society.""Tetsuo Yukioka
Director of Tokyo Medical University
British Members of Parliament are calling for a "latte levy" on disposable cups, in a bid to reduce the growing amount of paper packaging waste they contribute to.
A national commitment to recycling saw France named Europe's 'global top performer' in the Food Sustainability Index 2017.
A Belgian start-up has been using 3D-printing technology to turn old plastic into sunglasses.
Samsung plans to recycle 157 tonnes of rare metals, including gold, and to reuse as many parts as possible from its recalled Galaxy Note 7s in an attempt to reduce the environmental impact.
Harnessing bacteria that produce electricity and break down organic waste, a European research project is developing a new, environmentally friendly way to purify sewage water in small communities.
Does this look like sewage treatment plant to you?
Greek scientists have developed a technology that allows them to obtain rare earth elements (REEs) from waste ore in an economical and environmentally friendly…
This red mud, the leftovers from aluminium production, is more than just waste.
From Italy to Slovenia, European bioplastics research is booming and blooming.
This flower pot is made with a new bioplastic Instead of oil, it is made with waste from the legume industry Vegetal proteins and fibers are extracted and mixed with biopolymer This eco-friendly mater
This week on Business Planet we investigate how Slovenia is tackling construction and demolition waste, thanks to the European project REBIRTH.
This edition of Spotlight looks at how Japanese innovation serves sustainability
This edition of Futuris visited a factory in Belgium which specialises in dyeing fabrics.
Would you drink this water?
With environmentalists warning that the world is on the brink of climate disaster, recycling is a hot topic at the moment.
In a special edition of Futuris, we investigate how scientists and engineers are helping farmers and food entrepreneurs across Europe.
Moroccan citizens are in uproar over their government’s decision to accept 5.
This initiative provides work to some 100 Kenyans and part of the profits go to ocean conservation projects.
Unleashing the power of the collaborative economy to fight food waste, while creating new business opportunities at the same time.