Archive for February, 2008
This has to be one of the most awesome things I’ve come across yet. Rishi Sowa built himself an island from discarded soda pop bottles. I love his ingenuity and innovative spirit.
Sowa is a musician, artist, and carpenter. Now in his fifties, he is an environmentalist who believes in recycling and low-impact living. He moved [...]
In this story that appeared in the New York Times and the International Herald Tribune, Elisabeth Rosenthal talks about how well the plastic bags tax is working in Ireland. Contrary to popular belief it doesn’t hurt business at all, and as you read the story, you will see that Irish retailers are amongst its strongest [...]
Its all happening now. The world has woken up to the ecological concerns facing our planet and everyone wants do his bit. There has never before been a time in history when being ecologically right was as cool as anything can get.
Anya Hindmarch, the well-known bag designer, drew huge attention to this subject with her [...]