Hamburg-based company Lockengelöt specializes in "upcycling." They take old vinyl records and transform them into ceiling lights, turn old skateboards into fruitbowls and create wallets from used Tetrapaks.
The German government has blocked Chinese investors from taking stakes in two German companies. The move is less about protectionism and more about equal opportunities, writes Andreas Becker.
Coal ash sites and hog farms are overflowing from Hurricane Florence, echoing the environmental chaos when chemical plants flooded during Hurricane Harvey. How can these such health risks be managed as hurricanes grow?
On this week's eco@africa, we visit the Barbary macaques under threat in Morocco, see how waves are being harnessed to make green power and explore the project bringing solar lights to Burkina Faso.
The shift towards digital consumer technology is seemingly an unstoppable force, but there is a trend towards a more nostalgic feel driven by millenials. Companies are looking to take advantage of it.
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