Israel’s UBQ, Largest McDonald’s Franchise Team Up For Eco-Friendly Restaurant Materials
Arcos Dorados said it will use UBQ's waste conversion solution to replace current restaurant materials with more sustainable ones.
December 02, 2019
Chic Tech: Israeli Startup Shakes Up Fashion Industry With Sustainable, Digital Thread Dyeing
Twine is taking a major step to revolutionize the textile dyeing process with new technology that is environmentally friendly and cost-effective.
November 26, 2019
President Awards Nechama Rivlin Prize For Sustainability To 4 Local Initiatives
The prize was awarded in Tel Aviv at the 4th Israeli Climate Conference which aims to increase public awareness of climate issues.
November 25, 2019
Bee Free: Technion Students Win Gold Medal At Global Competition For Developing Artificial Honey
The Israeli team - made up of 12 students - were among over 300 groups from universities all over the world participating in the prestigious iGEM contest established by MIT.
November 18, 2019
Israel May Finally Be Starting To Turn The Tide On Its Single-Use Plastic Problem
Rising activism against disposable plastics, especially in the Tel Aviv area, has emerged as part of a new attitude towards single-use products.
November 11, 2019
Precision Agriculture Startup AgriTask Raises $8.5M For Its Data-Driven Platform
Israeli precision agriculture startup Agritask has raised an $8.5 million Series A funding round, the company announced Tuesday. The round was led by the InsuResilience Investment Fund, a venture capital firm set up on behalf of the German government by KfW, a German state-owned development bank. Barn Investimentos, a Brazilian early-stage investment firm co-invested in […]
November 05, 2019
Uzbekistan Signs Deal With Israeli Water-From-Air Firm To Fight Water Shortage
According to the agreement, thousands of generators produced by the Israeli company will be dispatched to different towns and cities in Uzbekistan.
October 31, 2019
Sustainable Innovation: 6 Top Trends Driving The Israeli Cleantech Landscape
With over 600 companies and startups in Cleantech, Israel has over the years gained the status of a high-quality international player in this field.
October 23, 2019
Thai Seafood Producer Invests In Israeli Insect Protein Startup Flying SpArk
The Israeli startup, known for making protein powder out of fruit fly larvae, will partner with the Thai-based firm to move forward with its insect growing and processing capabilities in Thailand.
October 22, 2019
Future Meat To Launch World’s 1st Lab-Grown Meat Production Plant, Raises $14M
Future Meat's process uses the rapid growth of connective tissue cells, called fibroblasts, to reach high densities before turning the cells to cultured muscle and healthy fats.
October 10, 2019
Hospitality Startup Selina Launches Initiative To Raise Funds For Amazon Rainforest
The global initiative will raise funds for an organization that seeks to support the efforts of indigenous people in their mission to protect Amazon forests.
October 08, 2019
Is There An Ideal Solution For Saving The Dead Sea? Israeli Scientists Weigh In
The Dead Sea is slowly disappearing and collaboration among neighboring countries is difficult. But Israel needs a plan, and fast.
September 08, 2019
Bye Bye, Trash: Israeli Startup Pilots Breakthrough Waste Conversion Solution In US
An Israeli company is helping rid the world of its plastic problem with a solution that coverts waste into new materials.
September 03, 2019
Israeli Sustainability Initiative To Pilot Village-In-A-Box With Its Own Water, Food, Energy Systems
The Sustainable Group is developing a fully integrated, carbon-positive village that comes as a construction kit.
July 30, 2019
How Israel Became An Unlikely Shark Research Hub, According To A Marine Ecology Expert
Eyal Bigal, a marine ecologist at University of Haifa's Leon H. Charney School of Marine Sciences, says the sharks' draw to Israel's coasts presents a unique opportunity.
July 28, 2019