With the temperatures rising every summer, it has become quite unbearable to spend the season without air conditioners. Though an important appliance in any household located in the tropical regions, air conditioners consume a lot of energy and release injurious amounts of carbon dioxide daily.
BillerudKorsnas and Syntegon have collaborated to envision “Pearl”, a paper pod packaging solution to create a sustainable fiber-based alternative with the finest appeal while reducing the plastic pollution from the beauty industry simultaneously. The beauty industry widely uses portion packaging for sample product packaging. Now,
28-year-old Katy Ayers, created this 8 ft. long boat out of fibrous mushroom roots, known as mycelium. The roots are usually found under the soil and are known for their dense, buoyant and waterproof properties. Ayers believes that mushrooms can be a potent solution toward
Christmas is almost here and artisans are busy making colorful clay dolls and bamboo cribs for the festivity. Likewise, Tamil Nadu artisans are geared up with papier-mache and colorful clay dolls to celebrate the birth of Christ. Artists from Vilacheri village, Madurai, have made crib
The celebrations of the ten-day festival for birth of Lord Ganesh’s birth has commenced from today. Thousands of pandals have been installed throughout the country and people are rejoicing over the occasion. Thankfully this year, many people have opted for eco-idols of Bappa in order
One of India’s major festival is Ganesh Chaturthi, which is a Hindu festival celebrating the birth of elephant-headed Lord Ganesh. The ten-day festival is celebrated with great gaiety and fervor every year. People bring the idols of Ganesha to their homes, install and worship them.
There are countless meat lovers all over the world while the vegans scrunch their noses at the mention of it. The meat industry is under constant pressure to fulfill the needs of the consumers, but with the increasing population, the demands aren’t meeting the required
The Indian Railways has been using plastic cutlery to provide passengers with food and over the years and awful lot of plastic waste has been generated in the absence of a proper disposable system. In his Independence Day speech Prime Minister Narendra Modi urged the
Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has head-load of waste currency notes. The apex bank wants people from the industry to come up and make eco-friendly products from shredded currency notes. In the wake of the idea, RBI has entrusted National Institute of Design (NID) Ahmedabad,
Looking at the necessity of time, environmental-friendly ideas are most welcomed and appreciated these days. Here’s an example, a 19th century building situated in a Cambridge, Massachusetts that has been transformed to a semi-transparent energy efficient house. The see-through walls of this 5,393-square-foot contemporary structure