Have you ever taken something or someone for granted? What does it actually mean to take something for granted? How does it make you feel? What do you take for granted now?
For millions of people, finding enough fuel to cook food is a daily struggle.
This simple, electricity-free slow cooker called The Wonderbag addresses all of these problems.
To combat its ‘throwaway consumer culture’, Sweden has announced tax breaks on repairs to clothes, bicycles, fridges and washing machines.
The world population consumes around 10 per cent more food than it needs, while almost nine per cent is thrown away or left to spoil, researchers say.
Entrepreneur Tom Szacky founded his business TerraCycle to solve the gargantuan problem of waste in the world.
“How long is the shelf life for your fruits since you guys don’t have electricity or somewhere permanent to keep them?”
Supermarkets in Quebec will now be able to donate their unsold produce, meat and baked goods to local food banks in a program – described as the first of its kind in Canada – that also aims to keep millions of kilograms of fresh food out of landfills.