By: Fiona Harvey, Award-winning environment journalist for the Guardian. This post originally appeared on Ensia.
“When [the trucks] came through they could not get access to their objective. They really had to push their way through here.
By: Todd Reubold, Ensia director and founding editor. This post originally appeared on Ensia.
What happens when demand outstrips supply for natural resources needed to make everything from mobile phones and microwaves to toasters and tankers?