Earth Day! Festeggiamo il nostro pianeta

La Giornata Mondiale della Terra, salita alle luci della ribalta negli ultimi anni grazie alla visibilità offerta da importanti star del cinema e da altri personaggi di spicco nel panorama internazionale, ha una lunga storia. Lunghissima, in effetti, perché già si parlava di Earth Day nel lontano 1969, quando un attivista per la pace, John … Leggi tutto Earth Day! Festeggiamo il nostro pianeta

Beyond global warming: why we need to save water to stop climate change

Climate change, which is discussed more and more often, is not only about global warming, i.e. rising temperatures. This is a whole series of dangerous phenomena, resulting in the deterioration of the living conditions of hundreds of millions of inhabitants of the globe. Access to drinking water is becoming the main problem. Climate change simulations … Leggi tutto Beyond global warming: why we need to save water to stop climate change

Zero kilometer: local business for global improvement

Today we would like to talk to you about zero kilometer products. What are they? As the term itself indicates, they are commodities, especially fruits, vegetables, legumes, milk, eggs, wine, meat, cereals, that are produced and sold more or less in the same place, where the purchase/sale process is often managed by the producer without … Leggi tutto Zero kilometer: local business for global improvement

Less water, no soil: welcome to the world of vertical farming

Did you know that agriculture makes up even 70% of global sweet water consumption? That is an astonishing number, especially given the fact that we use water every day in our taps, market shelves are full of various drinks and industry needs it as well. However, all other water designations account for barely one third. … Leggi tutto Less water, no soil: welcome to the world of vertical farming