Urban mining: the hidden wealth in cities

Ceramics, sinks, toilets and a myriad of discarded household items in Germany are reused or returned to the production line. Published by the German News Agency DW Urban centers house tons of materials that can be reused – from buildings to cars to junk mail. Gradually, the so-called circular economy gains importance and helps protect […]

Old habits that conserve harmony with nature

Not all modernity is a sign of evolution. Just as every invention does not translate into benefits for humanity. Many, on the contrary, transfer to society a very high cost, such as products that depend on a strong demand for natural resources to be produced. Other inventions, on an even more compromising scale, concern products […]

  Natural resources are the raw material that gives rise to the products and allow them to be processed industrially. In the end, they saw products trash, and trash is a problem that is worsening, as the planet has no how to process the amount of waste generated by a society whose culture is strongly […]

It is common to hear the term "garbage is wealth". Every day, this statement is confirmed more and more. Today, we know that much of what is thrown away, be salvaged, processed or recycled. Even the leftovers are fine, as they can be processed and become compost. To better understand how things happen around the […]