Recycling blunder by tech firm pays for mass tree planting

Recycling blunder by tech firm pays for mass tree planting: The planting of several thousand trees has been funded by a London-based computer support company after failing to register packaging waste. Between 2002 and 2003 and from 2008 to 2015, EMC Computer Systems (UK) Ltd in Brentford failed to register the packaging waste it produced.…
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More trees are needed from ten largest landowners

More trees are needed from ten largest landowners: More trees need to be grown by England’s largest landowners to help store carbon and tackle climate change. Friends of the Earth has made the call, which claims some of the biggest English landowners have woodland cover ‘even lower than the weak national average’ – it urges…
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English tree cover could be tripled across the country

English tree cover could be tripled across the country: Existing tree cover across England could be tripled as there is enough suitable land. Friends of the Earth has made the suggestion, unpublished Forestry Commission data has been analysed and they have found there is sufficient tree-suitable land for an additional 3.2 million hectares of woods…
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Investors and planters matched to beat deforestation

Investors and planters matched to beat deforestation: A new application has been launched which pairs investors with funds to spend to people who can plant trees to combat deforestation. Developed by the World Resources Institute (WRI), the platform and mobile app has been named ‘TerraMatch’. At first, all project and funding proposals will be investigated…
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