Posts Filed Under: environment
Barcelona is building a traffic bridge out of pollution-neutralizing concrete. Chicago has paved a road with it. Could Toronto adopt the trend?
The US government challenged automakers to build an eco-friendly tractor trailer. Here's how they rose to the challenge, and why our local government can too.
Chinese environmentalists have created a pollution app, spurring a growing demand for better industry regulation in the country.
Toronto recycles its foam dishes, trays, and packaging, but they can still have a harmful effect on health and the environment.
The Agora Garden tower in Taipei, Taiwan, will give residents the chance to grow fruit and vegetables at their doorsteps.
A not-so-subtle reminder.
Swimming, boardwalks, and wetlands could transform a bustling Berlin tourist area—and bring the city together with nature like never before.
A new study suggests goats may be the perfect weapon in the fight against an invasive plant species that's taking over Toronto's wetlands.
See who made the grade in the Toronto Environmental Alliance end-of-term assessment.
Meet the trash-collecting contraption that's cleaning up Baltimore's harbour.
Madrid's new "smart" meters encourage eco-friendly commuting.
The fourth annual gathering was all about presenting positive models for improving our parks.
An eco-friendly San Francisco spa wants to promote societal wellness through “healthy hedonism."
A west-end activist group wants Metrolinx to rethink its plans for 5-metre-high sound-cancelling walls.
Vertical gardens aren't necessarily just for decoration.
Now on display at the Evergreen Brick Works, a design competition's winners make plain the potential of some unlikely materials.
Officials don't know why hundreds of fish died in High Park's Grenadier Pond earlier this week.