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We have read, absorbed and regurgitated the latest notices for your reading pleasure.  These are all fascinating, relevant and informative articles that tick our boxes and lift our spirits.

We endeavour to only include articles that are well-researched, by reliable sources and reviewed by knowledgeable and intelligent contributors.  Furthermore, they are not selling, just reporting.

Plastic / How one beach clean-up in Versova is saving the world

Versova Beach was once considered one of the dirtiest beaches in India. That was before Afroz Shah stepped onto the…

Technology / Pointless Emails

Saving and receiving emails is never going to constitute the largest part of our carbon footprint. But it’s important to…

Recycling / Waste Materials

If you ever doubted the benefits of recycling or buying recycled products, the MIT Department of Facilities recently published interesting…

Innovation / Blue Sky Thinking

A major airliner is planning to bring hydrogen-fuelled planes to market

Innovation / Hair vs Oil

Stockings filled with hair could help to fight marine oil pollution

Energy / Wind Up

Denmark is planning to build ‘energy islands’ to boost its wind-power capacity

Innovation / Taking the P*ss

City urinals are being installed that convert urine into plant and crop fertiliser

Innovation / The Art of Sustainability

Artists around the world are creating giant murals with paint that cleans the air

Ecology / Straight Up

A centuries-old growing method is still creating sustainable forests today

Innovation / Coloured Cotton

Genetically modified, coloured cotton could put an end to fashion’s use of toxic dyes

Innovation / Fog Harvesting

Studies suggest fog harvesting is a viable solution to water scarcity