air quality

Battle For Clean Air is Sending Our Gardens To New Heights

Battle For Clean Air is Sending Our Gardens To New Heights

More living walls are being created in cities to tackle pollution, but keeping them alive can be a major challenge

Spectacular Vertical Gardens Around The World

Spectacular Vertical Gardens Around The World

Living art forms in fascinating shapes and sizes exist all over the world as vertical green walls: living gardens made up of thousands of plants and flowers.

Why Green Roofs Are Gaining Popularity? Good For The Environment, Community, And You

Why Green Roofs Are Gaining Popularity? Good For The Environment, Community, And You

If asked to choose between the traditional roof covering materials like shingles, tiles, cedar shakes, etc. and plants that create soothing foliage as roof cover, many people would opt for the latter for reasons of eco-friendliness.

This Dutch City Has Transformed Its Bus Stops Into Bee Stops

This Dutch City Has Transformed Its Bus Stops Into Bee Stops

In the Dutch city Utrecht 316 bus stops now have a green roof. They do not only look great, they also help capture fine dust, storage of rainwater and provide cooling in the summertime.

Living Wall Installed at London Primary School to Fight Air Pollution

Living Wall Installed at London Primary School to Fight Air Pollution

A group of parents at a London primary school have taken the issue of air pollution into their own hands, after successfully crowdfunding to install a living wall in the playground.