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Is your Personal Bio-Waste Stream a source of Potential Income?

Wednesday 15 May 2013

Without putting too fine a point on it, most of us pay little attention to what we 'deposit' in our toilets each time the body needs to exit our bodily waste. And yet with a looming phosphate shortage around the world (along with other useful components) our personal waste streams are worth billions of dollars every year. The ability to 'mine' large volumes of human waste has been improving over the past decade and in this conversation with ABC Darwin's Vicki Kerrigan, we push the envelope so to speak by considering personal waste streams as a source of income

The Future of Sewerage Marcus Barber & Vicki Kerrigan ABC Darwin Radio


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Is Manufacturing Output Data a Reliable Indicator of Economic Activity
Monday 25 March 2019
In short - 'No'. In days of yore manufacturing data meant jobs being done, employed people being paid, sales being made. But with robotics and off-shoring in many parts of Australian manufacturing, it's no longer the value indicator it once was.
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The Drive to Make Futures Thinking Pragmatic
Thursday 14 March 2019
I've writen a fair bit over the years about the need to move futures thinking out of a theoretical approach and into a more applied model.
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Australia, We Are Killing Ourselves
Tuesday 29 January 2019
Every where we look we are being given clear signs of the blatant stupidity and arguably outright criminality of a toxic system of decision making. The Menindee Lakes and Darling River disaster is one example
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