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Swap.com Joins Green Halloween® and KIWI magazine and Declares October 9th “National Costume Swap Day”

Green Earth Journey

From my inbox: I did not write the following. And that doesn't even address adult costumes.

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Press Release - Takeya Glass Water Bottles

Green Earth Journey

Takeya USA has introduced two revolutionary Glass Water Bottle collections, and with them, a healthier way for all Americans to hydrate.

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About Paper

Green Earth Journey

Well prove them wrong, let us flood them removal requests, think about how much our one letter to them will change the waste coming to us.

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Why not polypropylene shopping bags?

Green (Living) Review

Health, Safety and Environmental Issues: Plastic represents a 14 to 22% in volume of solid waste. What is polypropylene or PP? How Can You Help?

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San Miguel de Allende: leading Mexico's green revolution

Green Traveler Guides

Organic waste on the rancho is composted and used for vermiculture. But, significantly, not all of it. Tourism fuels the local economy now.

The cruel life inside a factory farm

Green Blog

The emergence and intensification of agriculture is the basis for human development as we know it. And this cruelty is happening around the world.

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base 2010 – Where business met sustainability

Green (Living) Review

Copyright © 2010. Tags: base 2010 This was the first of what is planned to become an annual event and let us sincerely hope that it does.

Biggest plastic recycling facility to process half of UK’s plastic bottles

Green (Living) Review

The UK is projected to recycle 300,000 tonnes of plastic bottles per year by the end of the year. It is about time.

Tap water is tops

Green (Living) Review

Thus glass, in the right kind of carrier, is probably best and better still if you can just repurpose a nice bottle that otherwise would go to waste.

Old Christmas trees give life to other trees

Green (Living) Review

In Paris, France, you can. When I was a child we used to collect Christmas trees in the neighborhoods from folks and burn them for heat.

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Lakeland “in the kitchen” – Spring 2011 – Preview

Green (Living) Review

The catalog then continues with preserving bottles and other food storage jars and containers on the next page and also further inside of it.

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UK AWARE 2010 – Visit Report

Green (Living) Review

by Michael Smith (Veshengro) Friday, April 16, 2010, I had the pleasure, for the GREEN (LIVING) REVIEW to visit the UK AWARE Show, the only true green consumer show in the UK, at Kensington Olympia 2 Exhibition Hall, in London. Tags: UK AWARE 2010 Such is life, as they say. with a green and ethical theme. Far from it!

Top 10 tips to keep energy bills down

Green (Living) Review

This useful 10-point guide from the Heating Helpline will help homeowners keep bills down and reduce waste this winter. 1. TRVs cost around £8.00

Clean Energy State Rankings — Sightline Daily - Northwest News.

Sightline Daily

The American Council for an Energy Efficient Economy ( ACCEE ) handed out a 2010 roster with its " State Energy Efficiency Scorecard ," and it gives the coastal Northwest states high marks. very recent 2010 ranking by Clean Edge took a comprehensive look at states green energy economies and policies. Skip to content. Energy efficiency.

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The 2010 Sustainable Living Fair.

Green (Living) Review

Flores, Author of Food Not Lawns Sunday, September 19th 12:00pm - Andrew Harvey, Founder of Institute for Sacred Activism Sunday, September 19th 2:00pm - Doug Fine, Author of Farewell My Subaru Zero Waste Goal In 2009 we sent ONLY 250 lbs. of waste to the landfill after a 2-day event attended by 12,000 people. Good For You.

Government must seize once-in-a-generation chance to green UK electricity

Green (Living) Review

by Michael Smith (Veshengro) Reforming the UK's electricity market is a once-in-a-generation chance to avoid locking us into a dangerous, high-carbon future, warns Friends of the Earth, on the day before Government published a consultation on the proposed changes. European super-grid will not do it. But such high power is (no longer) needed.

France harnesses horse power to recycle waste

Green (Living) Review

Around 60 towns in France have started using horse-drawn carts to collect waste in order to reduce pollution, lower costs and limit noise.

10 Reasons Vegetarianism Can Help Save the Earth

Green Home Blog

Here 10 reasons why vegetarianism can save the planet as reported in 2010 in The Observer, a United Kingdom periodical. Water Waste.

MANAGING OUR WASTE

Green (Living) Review

The focus for waste management should be on resource efficiency, prevention and using waste as a resource. Another element is recovery where waste serves a useful purpose by replacing other materials that would otherwise have been used to fulfill a particular function.

EcoBuild 2010 – Earls Court – Visit Report

Green (Living) Review

Another interesting material and product is Eden Bloc 35 , which is an insulating material manufactured from wool and 60% recycled content, the latter which is mostly waste wool from the carpet industry. Paperstone, made in Washington State, in the USA, from recycled post-consumer waste paper, and brought into the UK by Hanson Plywood Ltd.

Europe heading for dismal fail on its zero waste policy on plastics

Green (Living) Review

by Michael Smith (Veshengro) The plastics industry is not going to achieve zero waste to landfill until 2037, which is a full 17 years later than its stated 2020 target. On a brighter note, the PlasticsEurope report notes that some overall progress has been made in capturing value from plastics waste. In EU-27, 4.8%

International Hazardous Waste Inspection Project Report Highlights Advantages of Cooperation

Green (Living) Review

Participating countries undertook coordinated environmental inspections at their seaports during June and July 2010 and reported their results.

Heavy anti-nuclear protests in Germany

Green Blog

These past days there have been heavy protests and blockades in Germany against a train carrying nuclear waste from France. Nein danke!

Examine Your Foodprint and Resolve to Waste Less Food in 2012

Eco Chic

The joy we relish in food is overshadowed by food waste, one of the dark sides of food consumption. In 2010, 17.2 We’re not alone.

Waste incineration – yes or no?

Green (Living) Review

by Michael Smith (Veshengro) Waste incineration is a very touchy and controversial subject to many among the environmentally conscious people. But, waste incineration should only be used as a last resort, for all that material that cannot be recycled, and most of it can. Sweden can be seen and held up as an example here.

Green Gift Guide 2010

Green Blog

Why it’s Green: There’s nothing being produced, shipped or wasted here because it’s all about the experience instead of a material object.

End the dumping of toxic E-Waste in Third World nations

Green (Living) Review

Self-interested firms who export e-waste to the developing world misleadingly argue that this is a “Free Trade” issue. Surprise.

Reducing food waste at home

Green (Living) Review

That, however, is the amount that the average family in Britain wastes each month on food that never gets eaten, probably more in the USA, but I am not sure about that. Somehow, knowing the way a great number of people are in the UK Britain may be the food waste capital of the world, so to speak. What an awful waste! You can't?

Supermarket ditches canned tomatoes in order to reduce waste

Green (Living) Review

by Michael Smith (Veshengro) Canned tomatoes are to disappear from the shelves of Sainsbury's supermarkets in an effort to cut waste.

Defra to consult on glass recycling 'early in 2010'

Green (Living) Review

"If we are determined to reduce energy consumption in the glass industry and make a positive contribution, we've got to get the material out of the waste stream," he said. 2010 * Glass cullet is recycled container glass (previously used for bottles, jars and other similar glass vessels) prior to processing.

Don’t waste food by taking more than you will eat

Green (Living) Review

This is one of the reason that we are wasting so much food as a nation. Neither do this at home.

Waitrose closes loop by powering beer production with food waste

Green (Living) Review

by Michael Smith (Veshengro) Waitrose has announced it will use food waste from its new shop in Ipswich to power the production of beer which it will then stock on its shelves. The food retailer will have its left over food waste taken to the Adnams anaerobic digestion plant to be converted into gas for insertion into the national grid.

Stop needlessly sending waste to landfill

Green (Living) Review

by Michael Smith (Veshengro) Hilary Benn, the former Environment Secretary, has, on March 18, 2010, set out plans to sort more waste, save resources and cut greenhouse gas emissions. At Bywaters he set out the economic benefits of reducing waste to landfill. Waste comes from both businesses and households.

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Waste site fire may burn for weeks

Green (Living) Review

by Michael Smith (Veshengro) As of February 18, 2010 firefighters have been spending a second week tackling a deep-seated fire at a waste site in West Yorkshire. The fire broke out at the site in Dewsbury on February 7, 2010, and has been smoldering away ever since.

Industry and commerce cut waste and recycle more - new figures

Green (Living) Review

Defra's 'Survey of Commercial and Industrial Waste Arisings 2010 - Final Results' shows that total commercial and industrial (C&I) waste generation in England, in 2009, is estimated to be 48.0 million tonnes since the last national survey of business waste in 2002/3. million tonnes.

Who Will Win the 2010 Heart of Green Awards?

Green Life Smart Life

On April 20, 2010 The Daily Green will host its second annual Heart of Green Awards ceremony in the LEED Gold-certified Hearst Tower in New York City.

Amazing Art Sculptures Made From Recycled Clothing

Eco Chic

That’s the amount of textile waste created by New Yorkers every 5 minutes, a truly mind boggling figure! Why second-hand clothing items?

Americans waste 40% of their food

Green (Living) Review

It is not America only, however, that thus wastes food. British studies suggest that in the UK up to 50% of all food is waste. great deal of the food waste in Britain is often due to the fact that people in households do not understand the difference between “best before” date and “use by” date. What a waste!

Yard waste is green and it is useful

Green (Living) Review

by Michael Smith (Veshengro) What do you do with your yard waste, your garden waste, that is to say, grass and grass clippings, weeds, small branches, leaves and plant clippings? Rentech , a company out of Realto, California will take your organic waste and put it to good use – productive renewable energy use. Do you compost?

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

Green (Living) Review

is drawing public attention to the 2010 President's Cancer Panel report which explicitly cited Bisphenol-A (BPA) as a "chemical of concern," and warned that "more than 130 studies have linked BPA to breast cancer, obesity, and other disorders." CHICAGO, IL: Cancer Prevention Coalition Chairman Samuel S. Epstein, M.D.