Tag: Environment

Deforestation & Bio-fuels

By Asrad CG

For many years now, environmental campaign groups have been calling for much greater use of alternative energy sources in an attempt to reduce our dependency on fossil fuels. For a long time they were ignored by the big global industries; but over the last few years there has been a massive surge in interest from the multi-nationals and governments towards the use and production of bio-fuels. Why? Continue reading

December 18, 2010 | 1 Comment More

Laundry and the butterfly: a study into the harm done by conventional detergents

In this article I have sought to briefly explore and explain the harmful effects that conventional household washing/cleaning detergents can have upon the environment, it’s ecosystems, and of course us, for we are of course inextricably linked to the fate and welfare of our surrounding natural environment. Continue reading

January 11, 2009 | 7 Comments More