• Toilet's dirty secret
    Sustainability

    Toilet’s dirty secret

    Toilet. A simple, straight-forward necessity or an evil system that undermines the global warning? You’ll be surprised how much you didn’t know about toilets. For example, did you know that an average man spends 1 hour and 45 min a week on a toilet and an average woman – 85 minutes!? That comes up to about 92 days over a lifetime! No, you didn’t know that, so as I thought. No worries, stay tuned, and I’ll reveal more shocking facts about toilets soon! So… When it comes to individual toilet behaviour, there are pretty much, 2 areas of concern: water and paper. Water problem: Did you know that the vast…

  • Are Waxworms The Solution To Plastic Problem
    Sustainability

    Are waxworms the solution to global plastic problem?

    What is the solution to global plastic problem? This week we are starting a conversation with you about plastics. Yes, yes, there’s so much already said about plastic. It is no doubt bad for the environment and sometimes for us. But what is it and how much of it is in the eco-system exactly? If it was just pure evil, wouldn’t someone had already banned it or came up with a solution to eliminate it? Don’t you think?... We are going to discuss all of these and also talk about the Super Wax Worms and Mutant Microbes that can rid the Earth of all those billion of tones of plastic…

  • Amazon forest disaster
    Sustainability

    Amazon rainforest disaster

    This week many of us woke up to the social media outcry about the record-breaking numbers of Amazon forest fires. Celebrities, including Cristiano Ronaldo, Ariana Grande, Demi Lovato and many others had spoken out, sharing and re-sharing pictures of fires and satellite shots of the deforestation of Amazon, with news channels picking up the trend in a few days. So, what is really happening in Amazon? Are the fires this year any worse than annual forest fires? And if so, should we really worry about it? What is Amazon forest? Amazon forest is the world’s largest tropical rainforest, covering the area of approximately 5.5 million km2 or 2.1 million miles2,…