How long does it take for paper to decompose? It takes between two and six weeks for a paper to begin to decompose and break down. However, the amount of time that it takes paper to decompose, depends on various factors. It is not black and white and neither is it a clear cut answer. Research has shown different results […]
Significant parts of the world a still without sufficient supply of energy. Many countries are not fully electrified with regions still reliant on firewood as a source of energy. Those of us that have a choice, carry the obligation that this privilege affords us. Let us make small sacrifices for those that do not have the option to do so.
Large portions of the world’s population still do not have access to clean water and sanitation. It is not just in the developing countries that this is a problem. Flint Michigan comes to mind as one of the outliers. Water is a precious resource that ought to be treated as such. We should not use more than is necessary at […]
The consumeristic nature of our society means that most of the things that are purchased will end up being of no use within a year or so. Some of it will end up in landfill and perhaps in our oceans or other bodies of open water. We must do better. Instead of throwing these things out, let us commit to […]
Ecology and the environment at large have historically suffered wherever mankind has landed. The most beautiful places on the planets remain the ones that are the least populated. Sadly, we do not even have to be in place to impact it. Our actions have far-reaching effects on the quality of air, the climate and other things. Let us be thoughtful […]