Indonesia has a rather large number of people on reactively small landmass and as a result solid waste has become a problem. Enter Garbage Clinical Insurance which is a company focussed on turning trash collection into health care. It’s a simple solution insofar that people who can’t afford to see a doctor can bring . . . → Read More: Things Are Good: Turning Trash Into Health Care in Indonesia
There are some minor things you can do around your home to improve your health and the health of the planet. These things range from where you plant trees and what you buy, Time magazine has looked in the opposite direction: what to throw away. They have a list of 20 things that (if you’re . . . → Read More: Things Are Good: Discard These 20 Things to Improve Your Health
We humans are doing a good job to pollute our planet. Not in too distant future it may become unlivable.
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Late last year Sweden ran out of garbage which caused problems in their energy network. In an ironic step, Sweden’s efficient waste diversion programs are so good that their trash-burning power plants couldn’t find anything to burn. To keep electricity flowing they turned to neighbour Norway for their trash.
Let’s hope that these waste-diversion programs . . . → Read More: Things Are Good: Sweden Ran Out of Garbage
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