November, 2010

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Tesco raised milk price paid to farmer suppliers

Green (Living) Review

The price increase was a result of a jump in variable costs this autumn, principally feed.

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This vs. That

Sightline Daily

We face sustainability choices every day: paper or plastic? Drive or take the bus? Fresh or frozen fish? It seems like one week a new study comes out claiming X is better than Y, and a week later Y is better than X

Heavy anti-nuclear protests in Germany

Green Blog

Greenpeace International Executive Director Kumi Naidoo addresses protesters at the anti-nuclear demonstration, Dannenberg, Germany. Nein danke!

Emma Watson’s Sustainable Style Collection for People Tree

Eco Chic

Actress Emma Watson, who plays Hermoine, has also grown up, from cute girl to fashion icon, with her latest modelling contract for Burberry.

Sustainable business model

The Green Changemakers

Sustainable business models are the next big thing for organisations. For the simple reason that business as usual won’t allow us to meet the huge environmental and social challenges we currently face. From food security to energy security to social inequality, business as usual isn’t the answer. But, what is a sustainable business model?

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Sensual Writing and Why I Love the Smell of Smoke

The Alien Next Door

Last week, as I was driving down a winding country road on my way to Bridgewater from Lunenburg, I caught sight of the billowing smoke of a small fire.

Knots & Stones: Mega Gorgeous Jewelry Made from Seeds and Nuts

Eco Chic

Guest Post by Andrea Rodriguez-Tarazi, founder and president of Knots & Stones.

An impressive electronic publication that is also a good glimpse.

Blue Earth

ECOLUXE magazine is a global, bi-monthly online magazine. The online, digital format reflects our commitment to minimal environmental impact.

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Where Will You Be on Black Friday? Try Small Business Saturday.

The Green Samaritan

If you are like me, you have caught up on a few extra minutes of sleep and are enjoying a nice day at home.

Going green has saved Sutton Council £227k in 2010

Green (Living) Review

This shows what can be done with, what appears to be, small acts. It proves that it makes economic sense to continue to make Sutton more sustainable.”

The River Angels Expedition 2010: Utla River, Norway

Wend Magazine

Click here to view the embedded video. The River Angels submitted a film to the 10th annual pdxkayaker film premiere on November 13th. Heather Herbeck.

Coming soon: sensual green in the Maldives

Green Traveler Guides

| Green Travel News |. Six Senses Laamu, a new luxury green resort in the Maldives, opens in April 2011.

Happy Birthday, Toulouse! A Cat is a Cat is a Cat…Or is it?

The Alien Next Door

To celebrate his birthday today, I treated Toulouse to lunch at The Knot Pub in Lunenburg.

Tree Free Sneezing

Green Home Blog

Nothing quite like the mental picture of sneezing or blowing your nose into a tree free tissue, now is there?  Name:  Ralph Bianculli, Jr. ABSOLUTELY!

Thoughts for Thanksgiving

The Green Samaritan

Small cheer and great welcome makes a merry feast. Henry David Thoreau Thanksgiving

Cycling – Fixing a puncture

Green (Living) Review

The one thing you do not want to do it to go and take the bike for repair for just a puncture; it will cost you more than a new inner tube.

Logitech has released the world’s first solar-powered.

Blue Earth

Logitech has released the world’s first solar-powered wireless keyboard  (model K750). Why did it take this long? Well, let’s not complain! green gea

Let your iPhone be your tour guide: GPS-guided walking tours

Green Traveler Guides

| Green Travel News |. No need to endure the stale jokes and take-it-or-leave-it schedules of city bus tours ever again.

Better Than Beer: Confessions of an Uncertainist

Wend Magazine

Click here to view the embedded video. The van seems empty at times… the way my voice echoes as I sing yet another hot track by Wolf Parade.

Galactic Party at the Lord Nelson Hotel!

The Alien Next Door

Hal-Con at the Lord Nelson Hotel was

Sharing a New Tradition: Classic Cranberry Mold

The Green Samaritan

Heading into Thanksgiving week, I wanted to follow up on old recipe traditions and share a relatively new one. have always loved the symbol of the

Winery promotes reusing rather than recycling used wine bottles

Green (Living) Review

No, really? Did someone read my question here on the Blog? The idea is for winemakers to re-use bottles instead of recycling them curbside.

LED Lighting Ripoff

Green Living Tips

LED lighting has the potential to contribute greatly to decreasing our environmental. impact by reducing electricity related carbon emissions. But not all LEDs are created equal and the current situation is putting makers of quality LED products in a difficult position

Eaton Smart: stay green in Hong Kong

Green Traveler Guides

| Greening in China |. Night view of the Eaton Smart Hotel, Hong Kong, in China.

Recycled Paper Christmas Crackers

Green Furniture Home Design

What’s Christmas without Christmas crackers!? These wonderful looking crackers are made from recycled paper and cardboard, so not only are they perfect for the holidays, they are better for planet Earth! It’s like stepping back into a simpler time. Eco-Friendly Holidays recycled christmas crackers

Ionize Away Them Thar Spots and Stains

Green Home Blog

We’ve carried a wide range of San Francisco based Orbeco’s Ion based cleaning supplies for a long time, and are just about the only place on the web you can get them!  It’s a long time favorite of our hospitality small business customers. Name: Guy de Lacrose, COO. Company: Orbeco, Inc. The Orbeco Story. The story of Orbeco Inc.

Sharing a Tradition – Sweet Potatoes Supreme

The Green Samaritan

Thanksgiving is, of course, one of our most favorite holidays. We feast at my parents house – the same one I grew up in

Macedonia plants 7 million trees to revive its forests

Green (Living) Review

by Michael Smith (Veshengro) What a brilliant idea! "Now you can often see people planting trees in their yards and neighbourhoods," he said.

Clothes pegs and clothespins

Green Living Tips

Are you a line dryer? Caring for your clothes pegs and clothespin choice certainly won't save the planet, but it will just shave another small slice off your overall environmental impact - and lots of small slices add up to a big chunk

DIY Scented Gift Bow made of Repurposed Perfume Ads

Indigenize

For topping off the wrapping of a very special gift, make a one-of-a-kind bow with the added surprise of carrying an exotic designer scent! Your recipient need never know that this lovely and festive gift bow was made out of junk ads  — unless, of course, you want to gain big repurposing DIY cred by [.].

Writersblok Bamboo Notebooks

Green Furniture Home Design

We are always on the hunt for eco-friendly stocking stuffers, and we think we’ve found a winner with these Writersblok Bamboo Notebooks. Made with 100% sustainable bamboo, these notebooks come with a cover that is waterproof and washable, and as an additional handy feature, the last 8 pages are perforated.

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“NEVER use disposables! It will change your life.”

Green Home Blog

As you can see from the something like 399 organic cotton products we carry, it’s a huge item in greening your home and business.  I think it’s the passion in her view of her business that makes it so wonderful.   I just have to introduce Julie with two lines from her bio: “Business Is Personal.&#  . Name: Julie Mullin, Alpha.

Enter Goodwill's Photo Contest to Win $400 Levi's Prize Pack!

The Green Samaritan

All you have to do is mark things you plan to donate with the

Co-operative looks at possible BPA presence in receipt ink

Green (Living) Review

Responding to the questions from the floor, and Mr Harrabin, Mr Monaghan said he would demand BPA was removed. " © 2010