COMPOSTING: THE CYCLE OF LIFE

Life is a cycle. And nothing makes this fact clearer than composting. Picture the life of a plant which springs up in the open space. It flourishes, produces flowers and fruits for all to enjoy. It makes life easy for the animals living around it because it provides the trifecta benefit that comes at a … Continue reading COMPOSTING: THE CYCLE OF LIFE

BATTERIES, KIDS AND MENTAL HEALTH

What images are conjured up in our minds when the word 'batteries' is invoked? More often than not do we find ourselves veering off into a technological world... A world driven by gadgets, electrical vehicles and solar power. Batteries deliver value like no other in this technological age. But what happens when they run out … Continue reading BATTERIES, KIDS AND MENTAL HEALTH

WATER IS LIFE: WASTEWATER AND THE ENERGY/AGRICULTURE NEXUS

Wastewater in many ways is not a waste but a resource. And the difference is how we choose to look at it. For the most part though a filthy sewage river is repulsive to the common person it holds answers to some of the most pressing problems we face daily. ENERGY Wastewater teems with bacteria … Continue reading WATER IS LIFE: WASTEWATER AND THE ENERGY/AGRICULTURE NEXUS

AIRBORNE DAMAGE: THE AROMATIC RED FLAG

The word 'aroma' draws out images of sweet smelling scents that attract us. Flowers, food, perfumes...name them...produce aromas that we simply find captivating and irresistible. But so does burning of fossil fuels such as diesel and wood. POLYCYCLIC AROMATICS Polycyclic aromatics are a special group of chemical compounds produced by incomplete combustion of organic matter … Continue reading AIRBORNE DAMAGE: THE AROMATIC RED FLAG