DIY Planter: Upcycling Your Old File Cabinets Into Garden Planters

How to upcycle old file cabinet

Upcycling is a good way to lessen the amount of clutter you have in your basement or garage or wherever it is that you store old stuff that you don’t have use for anymore. It’s what many people do nowadays when they’re doing a remodeling project at home on a budget: Look for something that […]

Autoclaving of Medical Waste – An Introduction

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Autoclaving is a popular alternative medical waste treatment method in low-income countries. It is done in closed chambers where both heat and pressure are applied over a period of time to destroy all microorganisms that may be present in healthcare waste before landfill disposal. Among alternative systems, autoclaving (also known as steam sterilization) has the […]

Healthcare Waste Management in Developing Nations

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Management of healthcare waste is an integral part of infection control and hygiene programs across healthcare facilities. In recent years, the generation of hospital wastes has increased significantly owing to an increase in population, the number of healthcare facilities and the use of disposable medical products. However, the management of medical waste is still unorganized […]

5 Reasons Why You Should Get Coconut Bowls Right Now

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While scrolling through your feed, you’ve probably come across a photo or two of a vibrant smoothie served in a coconut bowl. You might have noticed how appetizing smoothies are when they’re placed in coconut bowls. Perhaps it’s because they add a tropical touch to meals, or maybe it’s because all-natural fruit smoothies go perfectly […]

How Tech Companies Can Reduce E-waste Responsibly

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E-waste has turned out to be one of the biggest concerns of modern society. Although it’s a fact that e-waste comprises only 2% of the world’s waste, it consists of about 70% of the world’s overall toxic waste. Regardless of the debate on whether e-waste is a significant concern or not, it’s adversely affecting the […]

How To Lead A Zero Waste Lifestyle With Children

How To Lead A Zero Waste Lifestyle With Children

In a world driven by mass consumerism, it’s difficult for children to be environmentally conscious. However, it’s important that children develop a sense of consciousness to maintain or improve the condition of our planet. Parents, guardians and educators are one of the main role models for children. It’s important schools deliver Environmental Education to learners […]

Alarming Facts about Plastic Water Bottles

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How many times have you purchased a bottle of water? It’s probably too many times to count at this point, right? You are obviously not alone. Many of us have grown to be very dependent on the plastic bottled water and the convenience it provides. They are easy-to-use containers that provide the refreshment we need. […]

Coconut Bowl: An Eco-Friendly Way of Recycling Coconut Shells

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How to make the best and eco-friendly use of coconut shells? An innovative way to recycle empty coconut shells is to transform it into Coconut Bowl, an eco-friendly upcycled product which is elegant and versatile. Upcycling of coconut shells into coconut bowls is superior to recycling as upcycling reuses waste, without destroying it, to form […]

How to Source Zero Waste Products for Your Retail Store?

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Sourcing zero waste products wholesale for a brick and mortar retail store is difficult. There are hundreds of different brands and thousands of different products. As a shop owner, the question is, which products and brands are not only the most ethical, but also which ones will help your business become profitable? As a successful […]