Cutting down trees during Christmas and it’s impact

An average 2 metre Christmas tree produces a carbon footprint of around 16 kgs of carbon di oxide , whilst a plastic one of the same height has a carbon footprint measuring at around 40kg of CO2. This means a total of 120 million trees that are cut every Christmas result in over 2-3 billion […]

The impact of the Covid-19 lockdown on the ecosystem

The outbreak of coronavirus disease- first emerged at the end of December 2019, from the Hunan seafood market in Wuhan City of China, and declared as an international public health emergency in a couple of weeks by the World Health Organization . It is an infectious disease caused by severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus-2 .To […]

My experience as a content writer for Footprint

Writing is a catalyst for change and a way to understand just how our life works and this content writing internship with Footprint allowed me to do research on pressing issues concerning our ecosystem ,habitat and just the world in general and express my thoughts about these issues in my own words. Writing for footprint […]

14 Million Tonnes Of Microplastics On the Sea Floor

The  U. S. National and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) describes microplastic as any kind of plastic fragment that is less than 5 mm in length . In short they can also be described as very small prices of plastic that pollutes the environment . These microplastic enter the ecosystem through a variety of processes and sources […]

Human made materials now outweigh Earth’s entire biomass

For centuries, humankind has been shaping the world around it, feeding off resources from a seemingly never ending natural world. But we all know that this is not the case. Ranging from climate change to habitat destruction, human borne interference has taken a heavy toll on earth While we always emphasize on the effect our […]