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Please use the bins in Nabi Saleh pilot project Aug 2018

Posted by Jameela Mohanna on September 28, 2018 at 3:00 AM Comments comments (0)

7th August 2018 the following article appeared in the GDN about the newly established Estidama with long time recycling avocate Bob Doig

A call to those living near by to use these bins so more locations will be available in the future.



A PILOT scheme to install recycling bins in residential areas has been launched in Nabih Saleh.

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A crying Shame for Bahrain's recycling efforts

Posted by Jameela Mohanna on September 25, 2018 at 8:00 PM Comments comments (0)

A crying Shame for Bahrain's recycling efforts



Gvision to sell it's Reverse Vending Machines RVM for lack of sponsors in Bahrain


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World cleanup day Saturday 15th Sept 2018

Posted by Jameela Mohanna on September 13, 2018 at 8:00 PM Comments comments (0)

From the earth day network I received the following message that I would like to share :

Dear Friends,

Let's work together to get rid of millions of tons of waste polluting our land and sea!

This Saturday, September the 15th is World Cleanup Day, and millions of people worldwide will take part in removing plastic and other types of waste from the world's coastlines, rivers, parks, cities, and ...

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Farmers market in Hoorat Al Aali - during summer months

Posted by Jameela Mohanna on August 15, 2018 at 7:25 AM Comments comments (0)

Locally grown food tastes and looks better.

The crops are picked at their peak, and farmstead products like cheeses and are hand-crafted for best flavor.

Why is buying local so important?

Eating local means more money stays within your community. Every dinar spent generates twice as much income for the local economy.

Local produce is fresher and tastes better becau...

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Heya Beya plastic pots meneace

Posted by Jameela Mohanna on August 8, 2018 at 7:35 AM Comments comments (0)

Heya Beya, who is cleaning up the plastic pots? Yet again lazy traders will be  causing pollution and should be held responsible for the act.

We celebrate with our children and grandchildren each year the sacrifice of Heya Beya and as the children don’t grow them we should make it a point to buy only those in palm-frond baskets.

Unfortunately, the past few years I saw many people with their children carrying pl...

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Rebuttal to Bahraini Municipalities on incinerating our municipal waste

Posted by Jameela Mohanna on January 6, 2018 at 3:00 AM Comments comments (0)

My letter was published today in the Gulf daily News 6th January 2018

This is a rebuttal to your article ‘Renewable energy plans on track’ (GDN, December 29). Absolutely no to waste-to-energy facilities in Bahrain! Why? (original article below)

Myth 1: Waste incineration is a source of renewable energy.

Fact: Municipal waste is non-renewable, consisting of dis...

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