Author Archives: Born-Eco

The cactus used to make bioplastic.

A University somewhere in Guadalajara, Mexico. A bunch of men and women huddle around a blender, eyes poised. Kale? Apple? No no, Cactus.…
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The Nigerian School that accepts plastic waste as schooling fees

The Morit International school in Ajegunle, Lagos has teamed up with organisations African Clean Up and WeCyclers to kick start what is now…
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The Indian village that plants 111 trees every time a girl is born

In the small Indian village of Piplantri, a tradition was started that for every girl born 111 trees would be planted. The tradition…
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Lego to phase out crude oil dependent plastic by 2030

Lego has announced that it aims to completely switch to a sustainable plastic made from materials like wood or sugar cane by 2030.…
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