Monday, December 28th, 2015
“Ultimately, you take the sum of all the earth’s dynamic systems and they are much more capable of affecting us than we are on them; but we are still affecting them on a massive scale.”
Recently, in our research about the different mindsets as it comes to the environment, we came upon this extraordinary research: “The impact of religious faith on attitudes to environmental issues and Carbon Capture and Storage (CCS) technologies: A mixed methods study”, by the Environment and Behaviour Research Group, Department of Psychology, University of Sheffield, Western Bank, Sheffield S10 2TP, United Kingdom.
Wednesday, December 2nd, 2015
What is hazardous waste?
attribution: FreeImages.com/Simon Cataudo
These are probably one of the most dangerous things at your home and many of us are unaware how harmful they can actually be. That’s the main reason why this type of items are very often ignored and that leads to tragic consequences.
By definition, hazardous waste is some type of waste that is potentially harmful to our health or to the environment (usually both). It’s a fact, though, that almost every household on the planet stores at least something like that because it’s unavoidable. Continue reading