Tag: waste management

Gustav Isaksson

Love and ICT improving waste management in Maputo

November 9, 2017

As the first sun rays cross the Indian Ocean and hit the streets of Maputo, waste collectors begin their...

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Ben Taylor

Can a bracelet craze clean our oceans?

May 9, 2017

4Ocean has put an artistic spin on a straightforward solution to plastic pollution in the oceans. Their solution is...

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Ben Taylor

Floating sea bags are set to scour plastic waste from the ocean by 2020

March 18, 2017

Artificial coastlines crafted from floating sea bags have emerged as a plan for cleaning up plastic trash in the ocean....

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Rob Goodier

Promising Prototypes to Watch in 2017

January 19, 2017

Prototypes are pushing the field of global development technology forward as they evolve in workshops, universities, laboratories and even...

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Tom Decker

E4C investigates technologies that turn waste into energy

August 30, 2016

With the population on the rise, the world’s waste stream has become increasingly difficult to manage. But waste-to-energy schemes...

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Ranjith Annepu

Coconuts for compost and bicycling recycling: Two new solutions to waste management

August 29, 2016

Two organizations are taking two very different approaches to managing the growing mountain of waste generated in the developing...

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Rob Goodier

3D Printing with E-Waste: Five Questions for Roy Ombatti

August 26, 2016

Roy Ombatti turns sobering e-waste statistics around by using the waste to build salable 3D printers. The world generates...

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Rob Goodier

Video: Revo-LOO-tionary toilet design

September 19, 2012

Why would someone in rural Cambodia want a toilet? Finding out the answer to that question has helped iDE...

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Rob Goodier

Five Questions with Sasha Kramer

July 8, 2012

Sasha Kramer’s enthusiasm for recycling poop is contagious. After hearing from her, it’s not hard to imagine the need...

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Rob Goodier

How can rural villages manage mountains of empty plastic bottles?

July 14, 2011

What can rural communities in Guyana do to handle mounds of plastic bottles in their trash? “Plastic waste is...

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