[TRINTELHAVEN, Netherlands] The Netherlands is deploying an unlikely ally as climate change intensifies the low-lying country's age-old fight against floods: more than 666,000 truckloads of sand...

[DENVER] The companies that provide sand for hydraulic fracturing operations are the latest casualties of shale industry cutbacks as low oil prices and demands for higher investor returns stunt...

[KULALA LUMPUR] Singapore said it's been trying to reduce reliance on sand, asĀ  Malaysia announced a ban on all exports of sea sand since last year on environmental concerns.