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This toxic life

They’re in our homes and our workplace, in the air we breathe and in the food we eat…

  • Tue Sep 2 02:47:00 2008
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Plastic is forever

The facts about plastic…

  • Tue Sep 2 01:45:00 2008
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The Polymer Revolution

A history of plastic.…

  • Tue Sep 2 00:30:00 2008
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Plastic plants

As oil supplies dwindle, the plastic industry is pinning its hopes on biomass…

  • Tue Sep 2 00:18:00 2008
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Technofixes: climate solution or corporate scam?

Science is coming up with ever more extraordinary proposals for combating climate change, from laying white plastic over deserts to locking up carbon dioxide in the oceans or shooting it into space…

  • Fri Aug 1 21:36:00 2008
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Fishy carbon credits

Companies profit from toxic dumping in the sea…

  • Tue Jan 1 11:15:00 2008
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10 DIY Permaculture Ideas

From living roofs and forest gardens to animal tractors and chicken greenhouses.…

  • Sun Jul 1 11:38:00 2007
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Natural alternatives to cotton...

Advances in cotton production and the development of synthetic fibres.…

  • Sun Apr 1 11:24:00 2007
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Whatever happened to cotton?

*Jim Thomas* looks back from 2035.…

  • Sun Apr 1 10:07:00 2007
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Brand-hopping beauties

An alien consumer culture is blitzing Indian women…

  • Sat Sep 2 01:58:00 2006
  • Rank: 100

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