Category: Environmental

Significant Glaciers of Chile: Ice, Water and Community Survival near Santiago, Chile

April 27, 2012 0

The following is a trip report from one of our AAC Nikwax Alpine Bellwether Grant recipients, tasked with researching the effects of climate change in high alpine environments. Introduction Glaciologists have stated for some time that glacial mass recession may be a decisive indicator in our understanding of climate change.  Whether receding, relatively stable or,…

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Nikwax is Green to the Core!

June 29, 2011 0

For the third consecutive year, Nikwax has received a highly regarded Sunday Times Best Green Companies award, which goes to companies that are recognized as visionaries of sustainable, environmental business practices. Nikwax was founded in 1977 with environmental responsibility as one of its main principles, and continues to lead by example with its staunch environmental…

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Happy Earth Day!

April 22, 2011 0

We here at Nikwax get all warm and fuzzy inside on Earth Day. It’s always so touching to see people from across the globe coming together to help make the world a better place. We enjoy all the attention that Earth Day brings to topics like conservation, responsibility, and working towards a better future. So,…

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