Together with foraging experts, urban gardeners, farmers and green-fingered restauranteurs, Nithiya's journey will take her around the island. The first episode features botanical artist, Mamakan.
We urbanites seldom think about the true cost of our consumption choices. After all, most of the negative externalities—the environmental degradation, the loss of homes, etc.—are typically borne by rural dwellers elsewhere.
By Sugita Katyal, REUTERS
Qi says all the products are aimed at breaking the general perception that eco-products are inferior in quality and lacking in aesthetics.
By Audrey Phoon for Business Time, Singapore.
Being green doesn’t have to be a complicated cerebral process involving governments and corporations.