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Plastic Beaches

Posted By: ADMIN, 20 November 2017, 0 COMMENTS
Tags: Plastic, Beaches, Pollution, British waters, rubbish, Recycling, Blue Planet, BBC, Sir David Attenborough
When was the last time you went to a beach in the UK? Did you notice rubbish? Plastic bottles, bags and more washed up on the shore. The problem does not effect just the UK but everywhere, bits of plastic are either left or dropped to wash up on our beaches and sit there until it is moved. A single plastic bottle can take around 450 years to fully break down and decompose in the sea...

The Drinkable Book is Back!

Posted By: ADMIN, 17 August 2015, 0 COMMENTS
Tags: Water is Life, Waterislife, Dr Dankovitch, Drinkable Book, Book, filter, water, Charity, Sanitation, BBC, Sustainable, Sustainability
Back in June last year we talked about the "Drinkable Book". The pages of the book were to be used to filter water in areas with poor water and sanitation. The simple idea has now been tested in both lab and field with impressive results. Further testing will be required but so far, things seem to be going well. Each book has twenty,  1mm thick pages, each is impregnated with silver nano particles...