environment

India to Celebrate ‘Beat Plastic Pollution’

June 5 is marked by the United Nations as World Environment Day, with the theme, “Beat Plastic Pollution,” to promote “worldwide awareness and action for the protection of our environment.”

Scientist Create World-First Antimicrobial Medical Gloves

University of Nottingham microbiologist Prof. Richard James, working with colleagues from medical glove manufacturer Hartalega Malaysia and antimicrobial research and development company Chemical Intelligence UK have develop a new type of medical glove that kills microbes without the use of added chemicals.

On the Occasion of the International Day for Biological Diversity

Celebrating 25 Years of Action for Biodiversity

The United Nations has proclaimed May 22 the International Day for Biological Diversity (IDB) to increase understanding and awareness of biodiversity issues.

Iran to Host WCC Awards Final Evaluation

The final evaluation ceremony of World Craft Council's Award of Excellence for Handicrafts in the Asia Pacific region will be held in Iran in early August for the third time.

Yazd IAU Holds 1st National Conference on Nanobiotechnology

The first National Conference on nanobiotechnology has been held in Islamic Azad University, Yazd branch in order to present the most recent scientific achievements.

South Tehran IAU Graduate Receives 2018 Feigenbaum Medal

South Tehran IAU graduate student has been awarded the Feigenbaum Medal in April 29 in Seattle, prior to its annual World Conference on Quality and Improvement.

Najafabad IAU Develops Green e-Bike Claimed to Have a 70-km Range per Charge

Green bike is offering a more livable, more efficient and less polluting transportation system which in this regard, Najafabad Islamic Azad University has created a green e-bike and also is ready to produce this fast, inexpensive and powerful vehicle in large quantity.

Iran Hosts 1st Int’l Nanotechnology Olympiad (INO)

The 1st International Nanotechnology Olympiad dubbed INO has been held in Iran in Pardis Technology Park for six days, on April 10th 2018.

Tehran to Host the 1st Int’l Nanotechnology Olympiad (INO)

The first International Nanotechnology Olympiad (INO) will be held on April 10, 2018 with a focus on solving global environmental challenges through the nanotechnology.

Some Tips For an Eco-Friendly Vacation and Green Travel

Strategies of traveling green could save residents money, increase transit ridership, reduce local traffic, pollution and carbon emissions, and make streets safer for everyone.

Sabzeh, Symbol of Livelihood

As a symbol of livelihood, Iranians grow Sabzeh, wheat, barley, mung bean or lentil sprouts in a dish, as one of the seven symbolic items traditionally displayed at the Iranian celebration of the New Year, Nowruz.

Ayatollah Amoli IAU Faculty Member Develops Approach For Industrial Wastewater Treatment

A faculty member from Ayatollah Amoli Islamic Azad University has investigated the development of a graphene oxide/chitosan nanocomposite for the removal of picric acid from aqueous solutions: Study of sorption parameters.

Seyed Mohsen Tabatabaei Mozdabadi:

The 10 Most Sustainable Cities in the World

The secretary of Iran Urban Economics Scientific Association stated that Zurich, Singapore, Stockholm, Vienna, London, Frankfurt, Seoul, Hamburg, Prague and Munich are the 10 most sustainable cities in the world.

Iranians Mark National Week of Natural Resources

Iranian People mark the beginning of Natural Resources Week by planting a tree in various Iranian cities, starting on March 6, and hail the arrival of the spring.

University of Tehran Holds Int’l Conference on Natural Resources Management in Developing Countries

Faculty of Natural Resources University of Tehran has organized the International Conference on Natural Resources Management in Developing Countries in Karaj, Iran, February 25, 2018.

Tehran to Hold Startup Weekend to Support Green Businesses

Tehran Municipality will hold a startup weekend event in order to support green businesses and environment-related fields.

Here Are 6 of China’s Renewable Energy Projects

China is seen by many as the emerging global superpower and according to the International Energy Agency, new solar photovoltaic capacity grew by 50 percent in 2016.

Yazd, Winner of 2017 Global Energy Award

The historic city of Yazd has been awarded the 2017 Global Energy Award by Energy Globe Foundation at the First International Sustainable City Conference and World Water Conference.

Iran Stone Association to Make Paper from Stone Waste

Iran Stone Association will carry out a project to make paper from stone waste.

Cookstove Emissions Have a Detrimental Environmental Impact

A collaborative team from Washington University in St. Louis has given a clearer picture of both cooking and heating definite, detrimental environmental impact.

AUT Researcher Creates Nano Fuel Cell

Researchers at Amir Kabir University of Technology have proton exchange membrane as the heart of fuel cells in order to improve the transition of proton in membranes.

Bandar Abbas IAU Unveils Solar Boat

Researchers of Bandar Abbas Islamic Azad University have unveiled the lab sample of a solar boat which has been successfully tested.

Seven Interesting Unknown Facts about Bacteria

From Neisseria gonorhoeae to living in space, bacteria are single-cell organisms that are neither plants nor animals and are often maligned as the causes of human and animal disease.

World-First Solar Train Left the Platform in Byron Bay, Australia

The world's first train powered entirely by solar power has been now up and running in Byron Bay, Australia.

Sari IAU Incubator Center Unveils Smart Gardener

The Islamic Azad University has presented almost 160 research plans and products in the 18th Research and Technology Fair and Seventh Techmart Exhibition in Tehran.

Iran & EU to Co-op on Environmental Issues

Iran and European Union started a 6-day consultative meeting on air pollution, industrial emissions, sand and dust storms, water and marine related issues, and circular economy.

Dr. Farhad Rahbar:

The Model of Sustainable Development Becoming Meaningful in Iran Perspective Document

The president of Islamic Azad University has stated that the model of sustainable development is becoming meaningful in perspective document of Islamic Republic of Iran.

Young Iranians Create Eco-Friendly Hybrid Car

Iranian youths from Khorramabad have made SPICO, an eco-friendly vehicle.

Garbage of Today Could be the Material of the Future Skyscrapers

The UN Climate Change Conference, November 2017, took place 6-17 November in Bonn, Germany and was presided over by the Government of Fiji.

Reaserchers of Amirkabir University of Technology Produce Biodegradable Plastic

Researchers of Amirkabir University of Technology have produced biodegradable plastics at semi-industrial level which will be decomposed over a short period of time.

Popular News

Latest News