Interesting Things

WATER: CAPTURE, FILTER AND REUSE

The supply of fresh potable water is an issue that continues to generate considerable media attention. We investigate the principle causes of water shortages and looks at positive actions that can be taken to mitigate the problem.

CREATING SUSTAINABLE CITIES

Marloes Reinink highlights a number of strategies for developing sustainable cities that enhance liveability, create economic opportunities and foster environmental responsibility through a pragmatic vision and design excellence.

TOWARDS ZERO WASTE LIVING

As an urbanizing consumer society, the amount of waste we produce is growing significantly with the result that our landfill spaces are filling up and our municipal waste services will become more expensive as time goes on. Zendré Compion investigates.