26 Jul/17

Renewable

The term renewable formed within English on analogy of the Latin renovare (restore, revive), with the verb renew to appear first in print in The Wycliffite Bible circa 1390s, and the adjective to be first recorded nearly two centuries later, in the English translation of the A Paraphrase vppon the epistle of the holie apostle … Continue reading Renewable

24 Jul/17

Fair Trade

With more and more products on the shelves of supermarkets, discounters, and small local stores labelled as Fair Trade, there is still little understanding on all that strands behind the concept of Fair Trade, generally explained as ‘a system of ethical trade which seeks to limit the socio-economical gap between the developed and the developing … Continue reading Fair Trade