Plastic, China and how to drive your brand into the circular economy

April 6, 2016 by  
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As our seafood gets overfished, and with a growing global population that consumes many more products and plastic, we are facing a growing waste challenge which may lead us to having an ocean that has more plastic than fish by 2050. Part of me believes this tragic result will come much earlier, due to the vast underestimation of the amount of illegal fishing that is going on in the world today and the lack of global capacity for recycling and waste management.

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Interactive Global Fishing Watch Map to Monitor Activity on the Open Seas

November 17, 2014 by  
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SkyTruth, Oceana , and Google have just announced the release of a prototype interactive map that is designed to show all of the trackable fishing activity in the ocean. Global Fishing Watch  uses satellite data to create the first worldwide view of commercial fishing, with the aim of raising awareness of the intensity of legal fishing, while highlighting the question of how much illegal activity is going on. Read the rest of Interactive Global Fishing Watch Map to Monitor Activity on the Open Seas Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: big data , boats , Fishing , Global Fishing Watch , Google , illegal fishing , interactive map , map , Oceana , overfishing , satellite data

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POD-Indawo Offers a Compact Sustainable Living Concept for Young South African Professionals

November 17, 2014 by  
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South African architect Clara da Cruz Almeida and designers Dokter + Misses have just launched a new and sustainable pod living system, the POD-Indawo . The locally designed and manufactured “nano-pod home” provides environmentally responsible  urban living solutions specifically designed to meet the needs of today’s South African residents, especially young professionals. Read the rest of POD-Indawo Offers a Compact Sustainable Living Concept for Young South African Professionals Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: Architecture , clara da cruz almeida , collaborate000 architects , customise , Design , dokter + misses , Homes , indawo lifepod , modular design , prefabricated , small spaces , Solar Power , tiny houses , urban living

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A Banana Takes the Ferry

November 17, 2014 by  
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