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World Habitat Day

By Núria Pérez Viura, Seawater Solutions Chief Marketing Officer World Habitat Day marks the beginning of a month to think about the current situation of our cities and towns and the right for all of us to have a decent shelter. This year the World Habitat Day’s theme is ‘Accelerating Urban Action for a Carbon-free …

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Nursery to Field

By Chris Eccles, Seawater Solutions Project Coordinator (Africa) In Ghana we have some pretty ambitious plans to plant millions of mangroves across coastlines in the coastal regions over the next few years and it all starts with a few seeds. When it comes to environmental degradation, there is a significant negative-feedback loop which must be …

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Hydroponic Systems

By Nicholas Shell, Seawater Solutions Co-founder and Chief Technical Officer Soil-less indoor farming is an up-and-coming trend in the agriculture sector, with special implications for urban farming. Nhut, who manages our Ho Chi Minh City site, has put together our first indoor hydroponic system for our Salicornia and is testing for use in wastewater treatment …

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University of Strathclyde Student Projects

By Chris Eccles, Seawater Solutions Project Coordinator (Africa) Recently you may have noticed some different information coming out the Seawater Solutions media channels from what we normally have. That’s because this year we were lucky enough to participate in a class run by the University of Strathclyde Engineering department which brings students and industry partners …

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Peanut Harvests

By Nicholas Shell, Seawater Solutions Co-founder and Chief Technical Officer When helping farmers adapt to increasingly saline conditions, we are not only introducing novel halophyte crops, but also salt tolerant varieties of conventional crops. This gives farmers flexibility when growing in saline lands in different conditions and between various seasons. Growing a sensitive crop like …

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