As motorcycles zip along the streets of Thailand, road traffic accidents have continued to be of high concern, especially in areas around schools.
Helmets for Kids
A project of Siam Solvay Foundation in Thailand
Driving science education forward
XperiLAB.be®, a travelling educational tool allowing young people to experiment in chemistry
As soon as the introductions were over and the curtains were drawn, the children bound into the mobile laboratory for a day of learning like no other. As an observer watching the children putting on their white lab coats, eyes wide, plunging themselves into the activities on XperiLAB.be®, I really felt that this “truck” brought science to life.
Facing increasing congestion in city centers, urban mobility is in need of transformation. The challenge is not just to find something that is eco-friendly and easy to use but also adaptable to individual needs and can be shared between users.
Imagine that in your garden, just beneath your home, lay a history of thriving industry, ancient rituals, and riches. This is what happened when excavation on Provadia-Solnitsata, located on Solvay's Provadsol territory, uncovered what is considered to be the oldest city in Europe based around an ancient salt production center.
Just by looking at cows, can you tell which ones are healthy? After having spent many years as a veterinarian, it only takes me a few minutes to spot which cows in a herd aren’t doing too well.
Would you think that by purchasing a beautiful item of clothing you could also be helping the environment? Guilt-free shopping? It’s no longer an abstract concept!
From workers’ living quarters to a center for medico-social resources, Solvay’s “Cités Hanrez” will be a beautiful conversion with a social vocation, not to mention an interesting tale in the history of the area.