My concern is that while people are getting excited about removing plastic from the ocean, they do little to stop the plastic from being made in the first place. Cleaning the plastic out of the ocean is undoubtedly half the equation, but these efforts will prove futile if we don’t discover a way to weed plastic production out of our society.Read more "Less-Waste Lifestyle"
After having an opportunity like this, I always try to reflect on the experience and take note of the key things I learned. I’d like to share those things with you.Read more "Brooklyn Grange: Week 8"
This week was bitter sweet in lieu of the limited time I have left in NYC. Next week will be my last week volunteering before I finally head back home to Pennsylvania.Read more "Brooklyn Grange: Week 7"
You don’t have to become a vegan or cancel your next trip out of the country to make a difference in this life. Once you become aware of the issues we are facing, evaluate yourself and determine how you, as a part of the greater earth organism, can make a contribution to this cause.Read more "Brooklyn Grange: Week 6"
Due to dangerously high temperatures in NYC this past weekend, Brooklyn Grange decided to cancel the work day. So, this week we will take a break from the rooftop farm posts and talk about how Singapore disposes of its trash.Read more "Singapore’s Waste to Energy System (WTE)"
Due to a busy week, this post will be a condensed version of the typical volunteer day recap.Read more "Brooklyn Grange: Week 5"
As always, I had a great time this week learning new things and making new friends. Stay tuned… Soon I will have pictures of the bean sprouts we planted last week :0Read more "Brooklyn Grange: Week 4"