Article - 22 Jun 2017
Hydrogen, that has only water and not carbon as waste, is so desirable as a fuel that Researchers are desperately trying to make it out of algae and make it scalable.
Article - 19 Apr 2017
The manufacturing and transportation process of water is particularly wasteful. It is estimated that over 17 million barrels of oil are required to produce plastic bottles each year, which is enough...
Article - 25 Oct 2009
The Christmas holidays are almost here and festive food is everywhere. While these foods are delicious to eat, some have the added bonus of containing cancer-preventing nutrients
Article - 1 Jan 2009
With a new year often comes a new resolution to eat better and make healthier choices. But as the economy continues to struggle, many parents are left wondering how to provide healthy food options...
Article - 8 Dec 2008
One of the basic mantras used in by environmental conservationists is the principle of the '3 Rs' - reduce, reuse and recycle. The waste hierachy uses the reduce, reuse, recycle ethos to classify...
Article - 26 Aug 2008
The demand for clean and green means that there is also a corresponding increase in the unscrupulous practice of claiming green credentials, when in fact there are none, or very little. This practice...
Article - 18 Apr 2023
Microplastics have become a more significant issue as concern has grown around plastic pollution and its environmental effects. Ongoing research has looked into biodegradability and ways to increase...
Article - 30 Nov 2022
Organic waste accounts for over 20% of global methane emissions, a powerful greenhouse gas and a major climate change contributor. Sustainable waste management systems and infrastructure are needed to...
Article - 26 Aug 2022
This article discusses the role of trash landfill mountains in the mass production of methane: one of the most potent greenhouse gases and a significant contributor to climate change.
Article - 10 Mar 2022
Nanoparticles are light enough to float in the air like gas, and nanoparticle plastic pollution has been found on every corner of the planet. Two recent studies revealed the extent of nanoplastic...