Environment

Silver nanoparticles harming marine life

September 20, 2018 ecodaily 0

  LONDON: Silver nanoparticles, increasingly used in personal care products and the pharmaceutical industry, is toxic for fishes and may be harming marine life, a study has found. Researchers from University of the Basque Country […]

Environment

Plastic waste could fuel cars of the future

September 4, 2018 ecodaily 0

  Discarded plastic could be used as fuel for cars following a scientific breakthrough. Scientists have been able to turn plastic into hydrogen which could then be used to power vehicles. The groundbreaking process has […]

Agriculture

Crackdown on fake foods

August 30, 2018 ecodaily 0

  Johannesburg – Counterfeit goods and expired food have been confiscated during raids, with health practitioners warning communities from consuming such items. Minister of Health Aaron Motsoaledi’s spokesperson Popo Maja on Tuesday said the department […]