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Resist-The-Plastic : You Are What You Eat

          Welcome to my kitchen.  It’s not very grand, but it’s warm, and nourishing, and like this blog, it knows the value of a good experiment.           Plastics, as inedible as they are, feature heavily in the context of food.  They’re used as containers and for packaging, from those triangular sandwich cases to the ubiquitous…

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Resist-The-Plastic: Time for a Splash

Ready for a journey through our plastic-ridden lives? First stop: bathroom. Ohhh… Lordy.           As I gathered up the various plastic artefacts, I was close to becoming disheartened. The cheerful band of bottles and jars was a fine testament to how addicted we are to plastic (or at least to their contents) and how deeply…

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Arctic Wheels : Malaysian Nomad Project

          I think I’ll go for a little cycle tomorrow.  I haven’t been out on the bicycle since late November because the weather’s been shocking.  With the thermometer plunging down to around -20 C this past week, the roads were nothing but a treacherous mélange of ice, snow and salt anyway.           However, the temperature…