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Founded in 2001 by college freshman Tom Szaky, TerraCycle focuses on building a new, more responsible way of doing business. link].


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This is good for both the environment, Mars' image and people being able to buy snazzy upcycled products that have a very small carbon footprint.

In Search of a New Paradigm—Part 1: Is Our Love Affair with.

The Alien Next Door

The Theory of Island Biogeography, Princeton University Press (2001 reprint). Le Frommage At October 5, 2009 8:33 PM , SF Girl said.

Nina Goes to Victoria, British Columbia.And Signs a Book

The Alien Next Door

science-fiction posted by SF Girl @ 9:01 PM 17 Comments 17 Comments: At January 24, 2009 7:41 AM , Jean-Luc Picard said. What a cool town!

Autism Linked to Environment

Green Earth Journey

Throughout the nation, the numbers of autistic children have increased dramatically over the past 15 years. There's genetics and there's environment.

Evidence-based Conservation: An Economic Perspective

Nature Conservancy - Science

At its core, economics is about using scarce resources smartly to maximize the production of desired outcomes. Conservation is no exception.

Step by Step: Rubbersidewalks Are The New Path

Green Life Smart Life

Dan Joyce, Rubbersidewalks VP Sales and Marketing, told me that the company was formed in 2001 by Lindsay Smith who “rose to the defense of two dozen shade trees in her neighborhood that were scheduled for removal by the County of Los Angeles. The The product is lighter weight than concrete pavers and there is no breakage.

New (and Old) Ideas for a Better Food System

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From Food for Everyone , the Spring 2009 issue of YES! Starting in 2001, the project began collecting traditional varieties of seeds. Students record the work to post on YouTube and podcast on Acequia Radio. “By getting them involved in media production, we give them a voice,” Santistevan says. Magazine. Paul, Minnesota.

Profits Before People: 7 of the World’s Most Irresponsible Companies

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Wal-Mart became the first company to be fined for violating new standards for stormwater runoff in 2001, and had to pay $5.5 Nestle. Pfizer.

Is Local Food Better?

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Local food's claimed benefits are driving health- and environment-conscious consumers to seek alternatives to the industrial agriculture system whose products dominate grocery-store shelves. In her study, transport accounted for about a tenth of the food system's greenhouse gas emissions, and agricultural production accounted for half.

Can electric vehicles overtake competing green car technologies?

The Green Changemakers

2001 lifecycle analysis from Seikei University in Tokyo underscored the notion that lifetime CO 2 emission figures for EVs are heavily dependent on the source of energy used to power the car. billion tonnes of CO 2 , over five times the 553 million tonnes the UK is projected to emit nationally in 2009. It didn’t work. Built to last?

Gillnets in Lake Yellowstone: Can Conservationists Recover Cutthroat Trout in Our First National Park?

Nature Conservancy - Science

By the time I first visited Yellowstone National Park in 2001, the Yellowstone River’s cutthroat fishery was a pale shadow of its former self.

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Top 4 Reasons the US Still Doesn't Have a Single Offshore Wind.

Mother Jones

2009 December. Skip to Navigation. Skip to Content. Mother Jones. Politics. Environment. Culture. Photo Essays. Blogs Political MoJo. Subscribe.

The Fracking Frenzy's Impact on Women | PR Watch

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Committee on Energy and Commerce, fracking companies used 95 products containing 13 different known and suspected carcinogens between 2005 and 2009 as part of the fracking fluid that is injected in the ground. In 2009, there were 50 earthquakes greater than magnitude-3.0, the abstract states, then 87 quakes in 2010. Contact Us.

Engineering Unplugged 2011 Will Have Attendees Seeing Stars

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to 4 p.m., The conference’s exceptional blend of high-profile speakers, which include actor, author, and environmental activist Ed Begley, Jr.,

Individual responsibility versus collective action: An examination of the impact of environmental advertising

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The tension at the heart of consumer culture is that it is a fragile system that cannot sustain itself indefinitely (Varey, 2001). 2009).

Multiple carcinogens in Johnson & Johnson’s Baby Shampoo

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by Michael Smith (Veshengro) CHICAGO, IL, December 2011: The Cancer Prevention Coalition today congratulated the Campaign for Safe Cosmetics for securing a 11/15/11 agreement with Johnson & Johnson “for reducing or gradually phasing out – trace amounts of potentially cancer-causing chemicals” from Baby Shampoo, “one of its signature products.”

April 2010 President's Cancer Panel Warns Of Bisphenol-A Toxic Effects

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" Bisphenol-A is widely used as a plasticizer in polycarbonate baby bottles, besides adult personal care and cosmetic products, food can linings, microwave oven dishes, dental sealants, and also medical devices. This decrease in anogenital distance is also associated with a decrease in sperm production. Epstein, M.D. Samuel S.

How Coal Affects Water Quality: State of the Science

Sightline Daily

Plus, reduced water clarity from sediments can make it harder for visual predators like fish to find food, according to a 2001 study.

Enecsys secures £2.5 million investment from Good Energies for groundbreaking solar micro-inverter

Green (Living) Review

This new investment adds to the £6M ($10 million) received from Wellington Partners and BankInvest in June 2009 for a total investment of £8.5 Enecsys will make its first product announcement in early 2010. Founded in 2001, Good Energies manages the renewable energy portfolio of COFRA, a family owned and managed group of companies.

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Release Your Truth: How I Survived (and Triumphed Over) My Own.

Elephant Journal

It wasn’t until 2001, that I was finally able to formally report my childhood abuser. Want to stay in touch with elephant? Video. Talk Show.

Nation Calls For New Approach To Affordable, Attainable Housing

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In addition, in 2009, 19.4 The reality today is that many working, middle-class Americans are struggling to put a roof over their heads. 2011).

A valuation book I won't buy

Environmental Economics

McConnell (1993), ‘Valuing Product Attributes Using Single Market Data: A Comparison of Hedonic and Discrete Choice Approaches’ 8. Meade (2001), ‘Contingent Valuation: Controversies and Evidence’ 12. Henrik Lindhjem and Ståle Navrud (2009), ‘Asking for Individual or Household Willingness to Pay for Environmental Goods? Claire A.

The Top 100 Documentaries We Can Use To Change The World

The Green Changemakers

The Movie (2009) 80 min · DIRT! Starsuckers (2009) 72 min · Starsuckers is a documentary about our celebrity obsessed media. Enjoy!

Kareiva: Vanishing Soils, the World’s Dirty Secret

Nature Conservancy - Science

And in 2009, the project was initiated with support from the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation. Photo by Jennifer Miller.

Washington I-522: News from Organic Consumers Association

Green Living Ideas

and Washington’s own PCC Natural Markets all label their non-GMO product lines at no additional cost to consumers. It’s déjà vu all over again.

Resource Center for Urban Agriculture and Food Security

The Green Changemakers

Medicinal plant production is increasingly explored, given that poor urban families may spend 10–20 per cent of their income on health care.

UNU-IAS Reports and Policy Briefs

The Green Changemakers

Willis Biofuel production and use in Africa have been linked to numerous environmental and socio-economic impacts. Lee, Graham P. and M.S.

ICLEI Case Studies - Locally-based projects that support sustainability

The Green Changemakers

[link] ICLEI Case Studies profile locally-based projects that support sustainability. Each study documents: the local context of the project the anatomy of the project results lessons learned the project's replication potential budgeting and financial issues Please note: Case Studies 1 - 55 will be available soon.

Free documentary Films Archive

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Planet Earth: The Complete BBC Series - 11 Documentary Films Online - With an unprecedented production budget of $25 million, and from the makers of Blue Planet: Seas of Life, comes the epic story of life on Earth. The Movie (2009) - takes you inside the wonders of the soil. Made in 1997 by Rerun Productions, The Netherlands.

Love the Movie? Read the Book. ~ Terri Tremblett | elephant journal

Elephant Journal

The relatively newer, Life of Pi by Canadian writer Yann Martel, was first published in Canada in 2001. Want to stay in touch with elephant?

Reclaiming the Streets: Urban Transportation Innovations

The Green Changemakers

Paris Mayor Bertrand Delanoë, who was elected in 2001, inherited some of Europe’s worst traffic congestion and air pollution. The bicycles are proving to be immensely popular—with more than 63 million trips taken as of late 2009. Norton & Company, 2009), available on-line at link].

A Radical Approach to the Climate Crisis

The Green Changemakers

Even the minimal production tax credit for clean energy generated by solar, wind, and hydro power has not been locked in as a long-term commitment.

Cooooooal Train! — Sightline Daily - Northwest News that Matters

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In 2009, you could buy a ton of Wyoming coal for $11.72. As of 2001 -- the most recent data I could find -- it cost about a penny to ship a ton of PRB coal one mile. Skip to content. Posted by Clark Williams-Derry 12/10/2010 11:25 AM Why is an Australian energy company so eager to export coal to China through the Northwest? Heres why.

Cooooooal Train!

Sightline Daily

In 2009, you could buy a ton of Wyoming coal for $11.72. As of 2001 -- the most recent data I could find -- it cost about a penny to ship a ton of PRB coal one mile. Skip to content. Posted by Clark Williams-Derry 12/10/2010 11:25 AM Why is an Australian energy company so eager to export coal to China through the Northwest? Heres why.

Heinberg on Life Beyond Growth

The Green Changemakers

In late 2009 and early 2010, the economy showed some signs of renewed vigor. Rather, the point is that when the bumps are averaged out, the general trend-line of the economy (measured in terms of production and consumption of real goods) will be level or downward rather than upward from now on. 2. A fabulous piece by Richard Heinberg.

Reflections on Gil Hedley's 6-Day Dissection Workshop. ~ Maria.

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She’s been teaching yoga since 2001. Want to stay in touch with elephant? or get our popular Daily Wake Up Call. Video. Talk Show. Member.