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China’s Solar Industry: What a Trade Dispute Could Mean for Solar Installers

President Trump is determined to ensure that U.S. businesses aren't overshadowed by foreign industries. But what happens when a U.S. industry that that…

7 Billion Tons: Latest Tally of Global Trashed Plastic

For each person living on Earth, there is almost one ton of plastic trash on the planet and that number is accelerating.

China Tells WTO: No More Garbage Imports

China recently informed the World Trade Organization that wastes resulting from textiles and steelmaking are among a list of 24 types of garbage…

Volvo Launching 5 New All-Electric Car Models in 2019

Volvo Car Group announced last week that in 2019, every model rolling off the automakers’ assembly line will, at a minimum, be partly…

Pollution from Rayon Manufacturing Another Reality Check for the Fashion Industry

Despite improvements across the apparel industry's global supply chain, viscose, also known as rayon, is causing numerous problems, including environmental degradation and increased…

Chinese Battery Manufacturers Take on Tesla

Elon Musk has boasted about Tesla's battery storage capacity, but the evidence suggests China's energy storage sector could dwarf Tesla and its gigafactories…

Imported Cooked Chicken . . . Coming to a Store Near You?

Cooked chicken from China may soon be a mainstay in American grocery stores.

Chinese Wind Turbine Manufacturer Offers Free Training and Jobs to Coal Miners

A major turbine manufacturer says it will train former coal workers for free to staff a massive wind power installation in Wyoming. And…

Clean Energy Employs Almost 10 Million People Worldwide

According to IRENA, 9.8 million people work in the global renewables sector as of the end of 2016. Solar power has driven much…

Good News: India and China Slowing Emissions Far Faster Than Expected

A new analysis finds that India and China are on pace to overachieve their Paris Agreement climate pledges, a welcome sign for global…

Not-So-Organic Corn and Soy Revealed in Food Companies’ Supply Chains

Some organic corn and soy imported into the U.S. actually shows high levels of pesticide residue -- potentially creating a huge problem for…

Can Apple’s $1 Billion Pledge Help Revitalize American Manufacturing?

Apple plans to launch a $1 billion fund to boost American manufacturing. But can the investment counter how automation will affect employment within…

The Pulp and Paper Industry Can Play A Role in Stopping Deforestation

3p recently caught up with APP's Aida Greenbury to discuss the company's recent achievements, challenges, and her views on what the pulp and…

United Airlines Faces New PR Problem in China

Dr. David Dao, the 69-year-old physician who sustained injuries when he was dragged off a United Airlines flight on Sunday, is being called…

Report Links Global Trade to Fatal Air Pollution

A recent study suggests that as many as a third of the world’s early deaths attributed to air pollution can be traced back…