Industrial chemicals and animal excrement create havoc with our planet’s water cycle. But unnecessary chemicals in household products are also a big problem.
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Low wages, water shortage and acidified landscapes: Mining critical raw materials endangers human rights and the environment. Yet the industry is expanding.
Beans, peas and lentils are often overlooked when it comes to food staples. In a world where the devastating environmental impact of mass meat production is becoming increasingly clear, could pulses provide a solution?
This year, companies in the US will begin composting human remains. But a Colombian start-up is already returning deceased pets to the cycle of life.
We tend to focus on household garbage as a measure of our ecological footprints. But what about the waste and pollution that is generated to make the stuff we buy?
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