January Eco-Tidbits from Turkey

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There's both green and grime in the environmental news from Turkey this month.

In a country in environmental transition, there isn't always a lot of sexy or earth-shattering news--not a lot of sleek new technological innovations from the business sector or ambitious green plans by government.

But that doesn't mean that Turkey isn't taking steps forward--and, sometimes, back. Here's a look at some of the developments from January, in a new monthly wrap-up of news prompting reactions of both "süper" (yep, just like in English, but with an umlaut) and "maalesef" (unfortunately):


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