THE CHEMICAL LEGION: THE UNSEEN INDOOR RISK

The mound of plastic waste kept growing by the day. When the size reached a 'climax' of sorts, the 'boys' would light it up and see it go in flames. These were all sorts of plastics: From electric accessories to plastic utensils… From furniture waste to waste packages… From pharmaceutical products to cosmetics… The list … Continue reading THE CHEMICAL LEGION: THE UNSEEN INDOOR RISK

WHEN OUR LUNGS TAKE THE BEATING

2020 was a year like no other. Besides the COVID-19 pandemic, the Black Lives Matter movement came to the forefront because of the death of George Floyd. George Floyd's final words resonated with most of us... 'I can't breathe'... These were not only words but a plea to the rogue police officer kneeling on his … Continue reading WHEN OUR LUNGS TAKE THE BEATING

AIRBORNE: THE MAKING OF STEEL

A chimney has many functions one of which is blocking the release of harmful emmissions from industries. But what happens when it malfunctions... Well, nearby settlements suffer because of polluted air. Among the many industries, iron and steel production demands significant attention especially if their chimneys are malfunctional. And here's the reason why. IRON ORE … Continue reading AIRBORNE: THE MAKING OF STEEL