Month: February 2020

China Assigns 60,000 Soldiers To Plant Trees

Shutterstock Image Last year, the Chinese government announced plans for a major reforestation project : 6.66 million hectares of new forest this year, an area the size of Ireland. To achieve this goal, China has assigned more than 60,000 soldiers to plant the trees. According to the Asia Times, a large regiment of the People’s

Audiojar. Speakers With Glass Jars

Sarah Pease is a Furniture Design student and these speakers / jars are part of her project called “AudioJar” in which she set out to build speakers using an everyday element found in most houses: glass jars. In ecoinventos we have seen that glass can have multiple uses, from construction material such as Heineken cube,

How To Make Dehydrated Fruit At Home

How to make dehydrated fruit at home. Image: 5PH Shutterstock Dried fruit is a healthy option for those who like sweets and fruit. Dried fruit is easy to make and can be the healthiest and quickest snack for kids. These fruits contain sugar as well, but they are not as harmful as the refined sugar

Choetech Portable Solar Charger

Our electronic devices consume more and more energy and therefore, they become more dependent. We do not always have an electrical outlet at hand, but we do always have sunlight during the day. That is why solar chargers are gaining in popularity, you have power for your gadgets anywhere just by harnessing the power of

How To Make A Homemade Solar Collector

Shutterstock Image A solar water collector is composed of a surface that captures solar radiation and a thermal circuit (tubes) through which the fluid passes. In order to reach a higher temperature, it is necessary to have a transparent cover that allows the creation of a greenhouse effect and a generally insulated box. The resulting