5 top portable water filter systems

Portable water filter systems can be very useful when having trip in the mountains or when you need to purify your drinking water because of an unexpected eventual pollution and you need an emergency water treatment system. In this post 5 portable water treatment systems are introduced and you can read a short review. Portable… Continue reading »

How to find the best organic cosmetics?

There is a fantastic online tool to compare personal care products and find the best organic cosmetics. You can check cosmetics ingredients easily at any time with it and you may get to know what kind of health effects can probably be predicted. Based on the results you can analyse and compare different cosmetics very fast. When you are looking for… Continue reading »

Quotes on environment and climate change

We collected 15 quotes on environment, sustainability and climate change. “If you think the economy is more important than the environment, try holding your breath while counting your money.” – Janez Potočnik (EU) “Men argue. Nature acts.” – Voltaire “Global warming isn’t a prediction. It is happening.” – James Hansen “The argument is over. Anyone that… Continue reading »

SODIS: Solar Water Disinfection Guide

How to purify water with solar disinfection? – A quick guide to implement SODIS steps with videos for solar water purification. Solar disinfection (SODIS) is a simple to use and low cost water treatment method for disinfection, removing pathogens from water. I collected some videos and other sources that explains SODIS in order to introduce this… Continue reading »

Hungarian method: a useful tool for managers

There is a method which can be quite useful for decision makers and managers. Hungarian method is helpful in decision making process choosing from different alternatives. You can read Dr. Attila Benko’s article: “Hungarian method: a useful tool for managers” which was published on Linkedin Pulse. Background The following algorithm was developed by Harold Kuhn (1955), based… Continue reading »

Soils help to combat and adapt to climate change effects

Soils help to combat and adapt to climate change by playing a key role in the carbon cycle. Healthy soils provide the largest store of terrestrial carbon. When managed sustainably, soils can play an important role in climate change mitigation by storing carbon (carbon sequestration) and decreasing greenhouse gas emissions in the atmosphere.

Sustainable development and peace

About the connection between sustainability and peace: “People are fighting over water, over food, and over other natural resources. When our resources become scarce, we fight over them. In managing our resources and in sustainable development, we plant the seeds of peace.” Wangari Maathia Wangari Maathia (PhD) was a Kenyan environmental and political activist who… Continue reading »