Finding affordable housing in Kenya can be a challenge. Some companies have discovered an environmentally friendly alternative to concrete: converting used shipping containers into living and working spaces.
A world without paper is unimaginable. It's essential for communication but making it can harm nature's delicate balance. Over the years, eco@africa has looked at some new and ecological ways to produce and use paper.
Finding affordable housing in Kenya can be a challenge. Some companies have discovered an environmental friendly alternative to concrete: converting used shipping containers into living and working spaces.
Kenya generates over 44,000 tons of electronic waste (e-waste) each year — items such as old laptops and phones that end up polluting the environment. There is no law regulating such waste. Rhoda Odhiambo reports.
On this week's eco@africa, we see how invasive tree species in South Africa are being turned into furniture, Ethiopia’s quest for the super chicken and how a Kenyan island is protecting their shores from plastic waste.
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