from AgroWeb on 8 April, 2017

Check the Plastic in your Water Bottle

People around the world, as well as here in Albania, re-use these bottles to store oil, milk or honey, leave it in hot cars and then re-use them again. Recycling the same containers is generally considered to be a good practice for those caring about the future of our planet, but not when it comes […]

from AgroWeb on 21 March, 2017

ProCredit Bank certified under ISO 14001:2015 – Environmental Management Systems

ProCredit Bank has been certified under ISO 14001:2015, the internationally recognised standard for environmental management systems. The certificate was issued by TÜV AUSTRIA ALBANIA. ProCredit Bank Albania conducts its business activities in a sustainable and environmentally friendly manner to protect the environment and prevent pollution. As a result of internal awareness, applying environmentally friendly procedures […]

from AgroWeb on 22 February, 2017

Hot and Cold On Summertime Winter

It’s getting hot in here. Indeed too hot. So take off all your winter clothes. We are no closer rapping like Nelly, but reality is February turned out to be an unusual one. Forecasters said Albania shattered heat records for the winter month. Temperatures in Tirana at the start of the week peaked at 27 […]

from AgroWeb on 19 January, 2017

2016 was the hottest year on record

Last year was officially the Earth’s warmest since record-keeping began in the 1880s, the World Meteorological Organization announced Wednesday morning. That means 2016 set a global heat record for the third year in a row according to NOAA and NASA, who held a joint press conference on Wednesday to discuss the record. Climate scientists say […]

from AgroWeb on 21 October, 2016

Climate changes pose serious threat to country‘s security and welfare

Climate changes pose serious threats to the country’s security and welfare, with agriculture being the worst affected sector of the economy“ Minister of Environment Lefter Koka said during the presentation of the Third National Communication under the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change, in a three-year long process involving national institutions, climate change experts, […]

from AgroWeb on 6 October, 2016

The Paris Agreement is officially a done deal

The landmark Paris agreement on climate change will enter into force on November 4, after a coalition of the world’s largest polluters and small island nations threatened by rising seas pushed it past a key threshold on Wednesday. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon called the agreement’s strong international support a “testament for the urgency of action.” The […]