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Electronic Waste Recycling: Importance and Facts

Living Green & Saving Energy

recycling electronic recycling However, that is not the story in various landfills. This type of […].

Tree Recycling

Green Earth Journey

Find your Christmas tree recycling, treecycling, options right now with Earth 911

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How Do You Recycle?

The Green Samaritan

With Earth Day approaching, I’m curious… How do you recycle or how does your city handle recycling? I’m fortunate – my city offer curbside recycling and furnishes a big brown can to deposit all our recyclable items in to include paper, aluminum cans, glass, newspaper, steel.

Israeli recycling video goes viral on YouTube

Green Prophet

A new video highlighting the importance of recycling is going viral on YouTube, garnering nearly 900,000 views in its first week online. The

Tricks and Tips-How to Make Money Recycling Metal & Scrapping

Living Green & Saving Energy

Instead of trashing items like metal wire pieces, plastic bottles and other household things, consider reusing and recycling. Recycling of scrap metal is not yet a common activity, but statistically speaking, many countries export large amount of scrap metal.

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Recycling styrofoam

Green Living Tips

Styrofoam, or more accurately, polystyrene, is a common plastic product used in packaging that is leaving a terrible environmental legacy for generations to come. Learn more about polystyrene and pick up some tips on how to reduce or delay it from entering the waste stream

National Recycle Week

Green (Living) Review

by Michael Smith (Veshengro) June 16 to June 22, 2014 saw another National Recycle Week in the UK. Recycle is the last thing.

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Radical recycling: a chicken is now a lamp

Green Prophet

And then there is the recycling element, because that’s what nature does. You see it and you say “hey, that would make a great lamp!”

RECYCLE Week

Green (Living) Review

This year's Recycle Week has a “Home and Away” theme to it. Recycle Week Recycle Now Recycle Week 2011

The politics of recycling vs reusing

Green (Living) Review

But recycling is not environmentally benign. Furthermore, recycling is not a closed-loop system, even if it is being sold too us as such.

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Egypt Recycling Gets $340,000 Boost from Tetra Pak

Green Prophet

Tetra Pak sold roughly 1.625 billion packages in Egypt in 2011, of which only 20 percent were recycled.

Making Food Waste Recycling Easy & Convenient is Key

Environmental News Network

The barrier to food waste recycling isn’t so much about people’s willingness to compost. By: Guest Contributor, Namju Cho. Are you sold yet?

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Recycling is bad

Green (Living) Review

by Michael Smith (Veshengro) Recycling makes people believe that they do good for the Planet, but is that really so? recycling repair reuse

Tripoli’s Doshma Creative Hub Has a Recycled Shipping Container Core

Green Prophet

But we love the shipping container, and not only because it’s recycled.

Food waste kerbside recycling

Green (Living) Review

All recyclables, especially food waste, should be reprocessed and processed locally. food waste kerbside recycling recycling

Convert Trash to Treasure – Recycling Scrap Metal to Alloys

Living Green & Saving Energy

Scrap metal recycling is a huge industry and while it might seem like a dirty, hazardous trade to many, the truth is that recycling and reusing scrap metal is a gainful business that’s also very earth-friendly. The price of metals is continuously increasing which makes scrap metal recycling a very profitable business entity.

Recycling is taking our mind off the real issue

Green (Living) Review

by Michael Smith (Veshengro) Recycling and recyclability is taking our minds off the real issue and that is the overconsumption and consumerism but then that is also the aim. But throwing it out is not a problem, industry now tells us, as everything in it is recyclable. consumerism consumption greenwash recycling

Hundreds of Xerox Paper Strips Make Extraordinary Recycled Curtains

Green Prophet

Arad creates entire scenes with recycled Xerox paper shredded into hundreds of long strips.

One of the great things about recycling

Green (Living) Review

by Michael Smith (Veshengro) One of the great things about recycling is that the process helps to minimize the presence of waste material in our communities but recycling is really the last stage of waste management which begins at home. 2015 Technorati Tags: Green Living , recycling , reuse , upcycling , waste management

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CFL disposal and recycling

Green Living Tips

Compact Fluorescent Lamps have been gaining popularity due to incandescent bulbs being phased out, price decreases and their energy saving attributes - but disposing of the bulbs poses a challenge as CFL's contain a small amount of an environmental nasty - mercury

The new road to Dubai will be recycled and “green”

Green Prophet

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How to recycle or upcycle old mobile phones

Green Prophet

This is how you can recycle or upcycle your old phone so that you’ll stay in touch with others and still be doing your bit for the planet. 1.

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A Traveler’s Guide to Upcycling & Recycling. {Infographic}

Elephant Journal

Conscious Consumerism (Sustainable Business) Enlightened Society (Politics, Active Citizenship, Social Good) Green Sustainability (Business, Entrepreneurship, Livelihood) Z ADMIN Enlightened Society Featured Today Z ADMIN Green Featured Today infographic plastic recycling traveling upcycling water bottles

Recycle Your Printer Cartridges!

Green Living Ideas

Did you know that throwing your empty printer cartridges in the bin is not an environmentally friendly practice? Green Lifestyle

4 Simple Ways to Recycle your Hair

Hug a Tree with Me

The routine trip to the trash can lead me to investigate the recycablity of human hair. green up your body

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Recycled planters

Green (Living) Review

Old rubber tires make excellent recycled planters. And, it is not just flowers and decorative plants that can be grown in containers.

Greenpeace Israel Begins Urban Recycling Campaign

Green Prophet

Greenpeace Israel calls on Jerusalem and other municipalities to stop recycling their promises and start recycling trash.

Kelly Slater’s Fashion Line Made Of Recycled Fishing Nets

Eccorazzi

Eleven times world surfing champion Kelly Slater has launched a clothing line made with recycled fishing nets. Outerknown, the surfer’s first venture into the world of fashion, features board shorts, Read More The post Kelly Slater’s Fashion Line Made Of Recycled Fishing Nets appeared first on Ecorazzi.

Can Recycling Increase Your Attractiveness?

Environmental News Network

Who knew that recycling could make people consider you more attractive? But any way you interpret it, recycling probably won’t hurt your appeal.

Distributional effects of different carbon price recycling plans

Environmental Economics

The three policies we examine would recycle all carbon tax revenue—that is, the level of governments spending would not change. Although the capital tax recycling policy is most efficient, it is also the most regressive. These effects change over time. In another, the revenue is used to pay for a cut in the marginal labor tax.

Celebrate a Design Classic this Recycle Week: The jam jar, the world’s original eco-packaging

Green (Living) Review

glass jam jar is a simple, beautiful and practical design that won’t deteriorate no matter how many times it is re-used or recycled.

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Studio Sfog in Tel Aviv Studio Recycling An Art Form

Green Prophet

Their studio is crammed with art and junk, a maze of paintings,  upcycled  light fixtures and furniture and raw recyclable materials.

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Reuse and Reduce

Green Home Blog

was recycled or composted in 2010. Lead-acid car batteries have the highest recycled rate of any single item at 96%. Reuse and Reduce!

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What Recycled Paper Products from Poo Looks Like

Green Prophet

Smell-less and clean, would you use recycled toilet paper for anything but toilet paper? Poo paper! It’s upcycling in the best way. .

Iranian Recycled Stone Apartment #1 Among 2013 Aga Khan Architecture Award Nominees

Green Prophet

All of the exterior walls and some of the interior walls are built with recycled stone. All images courtesy of Aga Khan Development Network.

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Where do your recyclables (really) go?

Green (Living) Review

PLASTIC/PLASTIC CONTAINERS/-BOTTLES The recycling of plastic is also very much an issue. But that is, in most cases, plain wrong.

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Stunning products made using recycled paper

EcoFriend

Recycling. Stunning products made using recycled paper. The world is gradually entering into an era where use of recycled materials is increasingly gaining momentum. These reasons are also the inspiration behind designers enthusiasm for creating unique products from recycled paper. 1. Modish recycled paper furniture.

Recycling used engine oil

Green Living Tips

Millions of gallons of used engine oil are dumped annually instead of recycled. Learn more about the importance of recycling used engine oil and where you can find collection points Aside from the direct environmental issues, it also means millions more of gallons of crude oil needs be extracted.

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Sweden recycles so well it needs more trash

Celsias

When it comes to recycling, Sweden is incredibly successful. The rest winds up either recycled or used as fuel in waste-to-energy power plants.

Recycling & Upcycling For Travelers

Environmental News Network

From: Swissotel. How To." Activism Go Green Green Energy/Transportation Holiday Sustainability Travel energy Tips