The detention of a top Huawei executive is prompting some Chinese companies and business groups to call for workers to boycott products from US companies like Apple, prompting fears of a wider backlash.CNN
Some say we should be worrying more about climate change, but you can't actually separate plastics from climate.TreeHugger
Internal documents seen by Business Insider reveal that Tesla had plans to build its next new vehicle, the Model Y SUV crossover, at its Nevada Gigafactory and its yet-to-be-built factory in China. According to the documents, which were sent before the company's earnings call in October, the company had planned to ramp both factory's Model Y production lines up to 7,000 and 5,000 cars, respectively, by early 2021. The Model Y, which will be built on the Model 3 platform, was slated to have a...Business Insider
Silicon Valley startup Juul announced on Tuesday it would stop selling flavored e-cigs at stores. The move comes on the heels of a similar ban on flavored e-cigs enacted by the city of San Francisco over the summer. Researchers nearly unanimously praised the move, which they expect will help protect young people by making the products less appealing and harder to purchase. In an attempt to address what government regulators are calling an "epidemic" of teen vaping, Silicon Valley e-cig startup...Business Insider
‘The amount of attention it’s getting, this is absolutely insane’The Verge
Japanese automaker Nissan said on Monday that Chairman Carlos Ghosn had used company money for personal use and that it had been investigating possible improper practices of Ghosn and Representative Director Greg Kelly for several months.U.S.
Plastic straws are only the tip of the iceberg. All single-use plastics are an environmental problem, and City Council should consider banning them.Chicago Sun-Times