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Gathering place for all to build
a healthy & wealthy society

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Introduces initiatives to live in harmony with nature and leave a healthy environment for future generations.

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Meet the Company Using Perfectly Imperfect Produce to Tackle Food Waste

Food waste at the farm level is a massive problem in the U.S. One company figured out how to rescue ugly (yet edible!) produce and put dollars in growers’…

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2021/05/13

Microplastics and our planet: Part 3–addressing cosmetic products

One of the major sources of microplastics in the ecosystem is from cosmetics products, especially those that deliberately contain plastic particles for exfoliat…

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2021/04/22

4 Easy Ways to Make Your Cleaning Routine (Almost) Zero Waste

4 Easy Ways to Make Your Cleaning Routine (Almost) Zero Waste Over time, tiny changes make a big difference. Living …

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2021/04/16

Microplastics and our planet: Part 2 – developing a strategy

It is well documented that microplastics present a major problem for life on Earth and the problem is accelerating. How can humanity move away from its reliance…

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2021/04/13

Making protein ‘superfood’ from marine algae

Marine microalgae-based cellular agriculture is a promising new way to sustainably produce plant-based ‘meat’ and healthy ‘superfoods’ f…

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2021/04/08

Microplastics and our planet: Part 1 – looking at the problem

Plastics have made life easier across the planet, not least due to the material being lighter, easy to mold and easy to clean. At the same time, humanity has cr…

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2021/04/06

Oak trees take root in Iraqi Kurdistan to help climate

Iraqi Kurd Delband Rawanduzi hopes to plant one million oaks over the next five years to repopulate forests in Iraqi Kurdistan SAFIN HAMED, AFP Delband Rawanduz…

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2021/03/30

Sustainable, abundant and low-cost: why lignin might just be a miracle manufacturing material

One day we could be riding bicycles and driving cars made from wood. We aren’t talking about eccentric steampunk contraptions, but high-tech, lightweight machin…

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2021/03/09

Saving the Amazon’s orphan monkeys

Far from the rifle cracks that occasionally rip through the rainforest as local tribesmen hunt mature primates for their meat and soft pelts, a sanctuary in a c…

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2021/02/25