Water is a precious resource that we all need to survive. We need water … Read more
Road transport is one of the most polluting sectors in the world, accounting for more than 20% of global greenhouse gas emissions. It is also a major source of air pollution, which can cause respiratory problems, heart disease, and cancer. In this blog post, we will explore the environmental impact of road transport and what we can do to reduce it.
3D printing technology is rapidly evolving, and its capabilities are constantly expanding. New materials with unique properties are being developed and made available for use in 3D printers. Combined with advances in software and hardware, there are now virtually limitless possibilities for us to produce using this technology.
Here are some of the nifty ways 3D printing is solving some of our most intractable environmental problems.
Fewer things are more precious and spectacular than coral reefs. These beautiful underwater ecosystems are essential for many reasons. Besides being home to one-quarter of all marine species, they protect coastal areas against storms and are a source of income to hundreds of millions of people. About 75% of these ecosystems face numerous threats that can decimate them. Here’s what you can do to protect coral reefs on your next coastal trip.
Drinking contaminated water poses a great health risk. Here are some of surprising sources of water contamination.
A study that found the presence of microplastics in bottles of water has caused the World Health Organization to carry out an urgent assessment of the potential risks of plastic to human health.
Up to 236,000 tonnes of microplastics – tiny pieces of broken-down plastic smaller than … Read more