In the Netherlands olivine added in asphalt absorbs CO2 and increases road safety by a better contrast.   In de gemeente Leek is begonnen met het aanbrengen van een deklaag op de Mensumaweg die CO2-bindt en bovendien licht reflecteert. Beide toepassingen zijn op zich niet nieuw, maar de...

Olaf Schuiling presents his book "Olivijn - DE STEEN DER WIJZEN"  "SmartStones of the wise: Applications of Olivine in practise" Photo: Lodewijk Hoekstra (NL Greenlabel) receives the first book from Olaf. ISBN 978 90389 2573 8  NUR 930 Published by Uitgeverij Elmar BV Delft The Netherlands - 2017      ...

NEGATIVE CARBON DIOXIDE EMISSIONS A discussion: “Trouble with negative emissions ?” Kevin Anderson and Glen Peters assert that negative-emissions technologies are an “unjust and high-stakes gamble.” Klaus Lackner et al contradict the authors: “This characterization would sideline negative- emissions technologies and remove potentially important options from the portfolio...

CO₂ is emitted in large quantities as a consequence of our burning of fossil fuels. It has several unpleasant consequences, because it will probably cause climate change, and there are several reports that high levels of CO₂ in offices and schools may impair the quality of thinking of...

Bill Gates Q&A on Climate Change: ‘We Need a Miracle’ When I say “miracle,” I don’t mean something that’s impossible. I’ve seen miracles happen before. The personal computer. The Internet. The polio vaccine. None of them happened by chance. They are the result of research and development...