Global warming: Causes and Effects

Global warming: Causes and Effects

Global warming, also known as climate change, is the phenomenon involving rise in the average earth’s temperature observed over the century. Global warming is responsible for many climatic and atmospheric changes experienced by the earth today. Around the world, there has been increase in average temperatures by 0.75 degree Celsius over the past 100 years.Global Warming Causes: Earth is experiencing continual rise in the average temperatures. The main cause of global warming is the rise of greenhouse gases in the atmosphere. Read More


Solvay SA said that it is celebrating the launch of its online flagship store on Alibaba’s B2B platform, in collaboration with the Chinese e-commerce giant. This first e-store represents a key milestone in the multi-speciality chemical group’s e-commerce ambition.China has been selected as a pilot to test marketplaces “due to its strategic importance and because the country is a good fit for e-commerce due to its fragmented market, and highly developed digital and logistics infrastructure. Read More


Smallholder farmer in Africa can now save money for much-needed fertilizer and seed without a bank account or access to a loan, through pilot projects in Mali and Senegal by the start-up company myAgro.Mobile phones are widely used in rural areas of Africa and easy to use. The model works in a similar way as a pre-paid card for cellphones. As soon as a farmer has a little money left over, they can buy a myAgro scratch card that has an associated code at the back of the card, which is being sent to their myAgro account through SMS. Read More


International Flavors & Fragrances Inc (IFF) has broken ground on a new flavours and fragrances plant located in Sri City, Andhra Pradesh, India. Part of a larger investment into the Greater Asia region, the plant is expected to be commercialized in December 2019.The new facility, which will be the largest flavour and fragrance manufacturing facility in India and the largest IFF site in Greater Asia, occupies a 32-acre/130,000m2 plot and will serve IFF flavours & fragrances customers across India and the region. Read More