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Not a Plastic Bag

  1. Sustainability Problem: Waste

Single use plastic bags are among the greatest contributors to land and water pollution. They are normally used for just minutes, but take can take up to 1,000 years to decompose, polluting land, air and water, and killing wildlife in the process. 271 more words

Fall 2017 - Week 5 (Week Of 10/16)

Review: Childs Farm Biodegradable Wipes

I was wandering around Boots picking up a few bits for Edward. We needed some wipes and I was drawn to the Child’s Farm Biodegradable wipes. 662 more words

Review

New Product Alert!

The highly anticipated liquid laundry detergent is available tomorrow!!!

I can’t wait to use this! This laundry detergent is powered by enzymes that break down starch, sugar, fat and protein based stains. 40 more words

Start-up is feeding methane gas to bacteria to create polyester fabric

PSFK highlights the work of Mango Materials, a start-up using the greenhouse gas methane to create a reuseable and biodegradable polyester fabric.

Source: https://www.psfk.com/2017/10/wasteful-gases-turn-into-fully-functional-clothing.html

Environment

The Intrigue Project Resurrection

Nearly one year later, The Intrigue Project comes back to life.

Where the bloody hell did you go, Hannah?

  1. I am currently about to complete my third and final year at the University of Cape Town, majoring in English Literature and Media and Writing (technically journalism).
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Writing

LEAF PLATES

Sustainable Problem: Waste

According to Time magazine, Americans throw away an estimated trillion disposable plates and utensils per year.

Technology:

  • Brand Name: Leaf Republic
  • Focus on food packaging and one-way dishes…
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Technology

The last (plastic) straw

I remember watching a video of a poor sea turtle with a plastic straw up its nose, showing a heartbreaking proof of a situation we could start reverting right now… 440 more words

Biodegradable