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Gallery: Sustainable solutions from Mumbai's streets
Food vendors, knife grinders and ear cleaners aren't simply interesting India street fixtures. They're lean business models flourishing at the street level
Ingenuity rules Mumbai business, often flourishing at street level, where stretched resources fuel efficient work-arounds.
Lean street-business models frequently yield sustainable solutions based on the conservation of materials and energy.
While Mumbai's skyline rises, engines rev and technology advances -- lo-fi traders are seldom short on adaptive flair.
The old school Mumbai businesses featured here continue to thrive, while adding to the local scene.
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