Green Alternatives · Sustainability

Carbon dioxide removal by crystallization

Scientist from the Oak Ridge National Laboratory found a simple a reliable way of capturing carbon dioxide from ambient air.  This method seems to be better than the current methods since it requires lower energy during carbon dioxide removal and material (guanidine) recycle. The method needs to be improved, so more information could be acquire… Continue reading Carbon dioxide removal by crystallization

Green Living · Sustainability

Floating wetlands, the perfect water cleaners

Floating wetlands are natural systems that may be simple and rather odd but they could become a very effective treatment for wastewater due to their double purpose of taking up pollutants from water and serve as habitat for small fish and amphibians. Scientists believe that a combination of different factors and processes are responsible for… Continue reading Floating wetlands, the perfect water cleaners