German city bans Single-Use Coffee Pods in Government Buildings

George Clooney I blame you! You vibe transmitting good-looking man made coffee pods sexy. And coffee pods may be convenient, but they stand for avoidable waste - tons of waste - as Nespresso alone sold 72 billion pods so far.   Pod machines are spreading all over the world. At home, in restaurants, hotels and in … Continue reading German city bans Single-Use Coffee Pods in Government Buildings

The Age of Sustainable Development – An Online Course by Jeffrey Sachs

To kick the blog off, I will start with a snippet of what I am learning right now. I am doing the course "The Age of Sustainable Development" offered by Jeffery Sachs, Columbia University, NY. Jeffrey Sachs is an economist and, according to his Wikipedia page, one of the world's leading experts on economic development and the … Continue reading The Age of Sustainable Development – An Online Course by Jeffrey Sachs