Plastic pollution is already a big problem. This year it just got bigger

by Rashmee

Posted on January 23, 2018 / The National


Here’s what the small Alpine town of Davos could be discussing today, but won’t. The use of traditional materials to replace plastic waste. More specifically, the annual meeting of global political and business elites could consider tangibles. For instance, the kulhar, the unglazed earthenware pots South Asians have been using as food containers for hundreds … Continue reading “Plastic pollution is already a big problem. This year it just got bigger”

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This CEO has seen the future and it is round and full of re-used goods

by Rashmee

Posted on February 15, 2014


Quartz has called attention to the “circular revolution” recommended by Frans van Houten, CEO of Royal Philips. It is a philosophy that believes companies shouldn’t sell goods, but services based on the use of goods. That, says Quartz, will encourage re-use and recycling. Quite so. Mr van Houten’s suggestion is startlingly simple but a great leap … Continue reading “This CEO has seen the future and it is round and full of re-used goods”

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Rashmee has lived and worked in several countries in the past decade, including Afghanistan, India, Haiti, Tunisia, the UAE, US and UK