Integrated shower head promises, worryingly, to 'offer pleasure', but the idea behind the Washit is still solid and smart.
For families in Africa, the pursuit of clean water can eat up most of their waking hours, so industrial design student Ryan Lynch came up with the Solar Bag – a system of water transportation that simultaneously decontaminates water using UV rays.
Are agricultural growth and environmental protection mutually exclusive? Or can a balance be struck? Damian Christie takes a dip.
Mary has a little lamb—now what? The answer used to be simple: slaughter it, sling it in a muslin bag and then ship it ‘home’ to Mother England. But how times have changed. And we've had to change with them .
The Exclusive Economic Zone and Continental Shelf (Environmental Effects) Bill passed its second reading in Parliament last night.
Waikato scientists have come up with a novel method of purifying water while simultaneously disinfecting it against microbial contamination, which is now being developed for residential, commercial, horticultural and agricultural use.
Better waste and fishing practices could have a massive impact on the global economy, according to a United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) report.
The Hawke’s Bay Regional Council has become the first successful applicant to receive funding from the Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry’s Irrigation Acceleration Fund.
A natural substance obtained from the seeds of a "miracle tree" could be the answer to inexpensive water purification in the developing world, US scientists say.
A murky pond beside Auckland's busy Northern Motorway is at the centre of an environmental trial to produce cleaner water with the help of a garden growing on a floating island.