Avoid toxins, contaminants to create a healthy home environment – Journal Sentinel
Improving the indoor environment can have a positive impact on our well being - but where do you start? Nancy A. Herrick suggests some of the ways your home is making you sick, and offers suggestions for improving your health.
How fast fashion hurts environment, workers, society – Phys.org
The impact your convenient, disposable clothing is having is explained in this clear, concise article.
Weaving new life into discarded plastics Eco Spindles is pioneering the nation in recycling revolution – Daily Mirror
What do you do with all the waste plastic? This company in Sri Lanka is using proven technologies to create yarn, paint brushes and more. It's a great boost to the country's growing focus on sustainability and reuse.
Tiny House Prefab Smart Home – Apartment Therapy
Small homes have been blasted in recent years, thanks in part to rising house prices. Undeterred, the Flex House offers compact 2 bedroom living in a design that gives you enough space to enjoy life.
Building walls with earth – The Hindu
Could we return to old building techniques by using earth? Architect Sathya Prakash Varanashi thinks the technology exists to make it an attractive and sustainable proposition.
Bridgeland’s 4th Avenue flyover repurposing takes national award – CBC News
The space under flyovers and overpasses is often dead. Unsuitable for housing or business (with a few exceptions), one Canadian town is transforming one into a community space - and its gaining attention and awards.
Planned wild boar cull in Poland angers conservationists – The Guardian
Tackling an outbreak of African Swine Fever requires virtually all wild boar in Poland to be culled, argues the government. Conversationists and scientists aren't so sure, and worry it could damage a fragile ecosystem.
Snøhetta Designs New Danube River District for Budapest – ArchDaily
Expanding a city doesn't have to involve high-rise towers overwhelming one another. This expansion project in Hungary's capital combines open green spaces and channels to bring the Danube into the heart of the development.