What Can We Learn from the Polluted Oceans of the Past?

What Can We Learn from the Polluted Oceans of the Past?

Despite decades of environmental effort to clean up the world’s oceans, they remain polluted by discarded plastic, random trash, industrial waste, and microplastics. It is one of the biggest problems in the world today. While the solution surely involves evolution in thinking, many experts and researchers also assert the answer lies in an improvement to… Read More…

Down and Dirty: Composting in a Few Easy Steps

Down and Dirty: Composting in a Few Easy Steps

If you are into farming or even just tending a small garden at home, composting is an extremely useful practice. Without it, there is no way to turn organic waste into something valuable and pragmatic. Composting is a waste management practice that allows microorganisms like bacteria and fungi to break down organic material into simpler… Read More…

How 3 of the Most Sustainable Companies in the World Might Save It

How 3 of the Most Sustainable Companies in the World Might Save It

The problems surrounding the environment are substantial, and as such, they require big solutions. But while creating laws and regulations designed to protect the ecosystem are important, they are likely not enough to completely address the issue. Because of this, it is essential for companies, people, and really the entire planet to start thinking of… Read More…

How the Garbage King of Beirut Found Love in a Landfill

How the Garbage King of Beirut Found Love in a Landfill

Most people probably think it’s not possible to have a love affair with garbage, but Ziad Abichaker would disagree. As a citizen of Beirut, Lebanon, he embraces all of its beauty and shortcomings, including its significant garbage problem. Although he is a structural and environmental engineer by trade, he is also known as “The Garbage… Read More…