If waste is creatively handled, is it still waste?

One of the largest problems faced by urbanisation is the creation and disposal of waste - be it solid or liquid, household or hazardous - solid waste management have always been a challenge for many cities and countries. It is also generally the assumption that government would have to be responsible for the treatment of … Continue reading If waste is creatively handled, is it still waste?

Sustainability embodied – Dubuque, IA

Going from frantically Googling 'where is Dubuque?' to actually arriving in this city of 60,000 population by the mighty Mississippi river - the past 10 days have been fascinating meeting locals and learning what makes this city tick. Dubuque was the first city in Iowa and obviously reliant on agriculture as primary economic activity.... until … Continue reading Sustainability embodied – Dubuque, IA