Environment

The non-stop waste of water

January 22, 2019 ecodaily 0

  Every year, water shortages affect more than one-third of the world’s population. In 2017, even Rome — ancient pioneer of urban water provision — saw its myriad public drinking fountains switched off. Environmental economist […]

Environment

The dirty side of waste disposal

January 22, 2019 ecodaily 0

  One thousand, eight hundred cigarette butts, 53 plastic straws, 70 small pieces of plastic and 40 McDonald’s Forster and Gloria Jean’s Coffees AUS cups and lids, Summer Festival signs, clothes and 60 glass bottles […]