Press Release - Takeya Glass Water Bottles

Green Earth Journey

Detailed company and product information is available at They are derived from Takeya Japan’s extensive expertise in producing silicone accessories for popular video game consoles worldwide.

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“The Mozart Effect”, the Power of Music

The Alien Next Door

Whatever your response, says Campbell, music produces mental and physical effects in you; and—I would venture to add—in all things animate and inanimate (see my next post on Cymatics ). At January 16, 2010 6:33 PM , Anonymous said. At January 17, 2010 11:30 AM , SF Girl said.

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Retap Bottle – Product Review

Green (Living) Review

A year and many designs later in the summer of 2010, they released the Retap bottle, and are very proud of this eco-friendly and beautiful product. Some water facts Bottled water produces up to 1.5 product test Retap product review Retap bottle

San Miguel de Allende: leading Mexico's green revolution

Green Traveler Guides

A recycling program has just been launched, and Don Donato will soon begin composting, plus replacing plastic laundry bags with cloth and purchasing organic produce from a supplier in the city. Browse for packaged organic snacks and natural health or beauty products you may need, too.

5 Green Go-To Resources to Become More Eco-Aware

The Green Samaritan

What about that produce or “antibacterial&# soap? Download handy guides here on a variety of products. Watch the video and learn more about the Safe Chemicals Act of 2010 and what you can do.

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Community Gardens May Produce More than Vegetables

Green (Living) Review

That finding was not surprising, as researchers had expected that spouses would benefit from eating food produced in the garden, and perhaps from helping out with the gardening activities. After gaining assurance from the gardeners that they had no concerns regarding WCG’s involvement with the study, WCG staff provided names and addresses of 423 adults who had gardened on one of the community plots for at least one year between 1995 and 2010.

Tesco raised milk price paid to farmer suppliers

Green (Living) Review

by Michael Smith (Veshengro) British supermarket giant Tesco has in the middle of September 2010 responded to the cost pressures faced by the UK's farmers and increased the price it will pay its milk suppliers over the next six months.

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Lakeland “in the kitchen” – Spring 2011 – Preview

Green (Living) Review

Pressure cookers too are generally extremely energy efficient and produce great tasting healthy food. Other products in the catalog too are worth looking at such as the lovely pestle and mortar sets for creating your own freshly prepared herbs and spices and pestos.

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Hampton Court Palace Flower Show 2010 – Visit Report

Green (Living) Review

by Michael Smith (Veshengro) On Monday, July 5, 2010 (Press Day) I had the opportunity to visit, for the very first time, I would like to add, the Royal Horticultural Society's Hampton Court Palace Flower Show. Hopefully I shall be able to review this product soon.

5 Reasons Why Pesticides are Bad

Green Blog

Other studies have linked DDT to reduced breastmilk production, premature delivery and reduced infant birthweights[9,10]. Most significantly, atrazine causes male frogs and rodents to feminize and produce ovaries and eggs. photo by Kevin Lallier.

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. The National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) published a 2008 ranking of renewable energy production by state. For non-hydro renewable energy production , Washington was #10, and Oregon was #16. Texas was #1 for wind energy production.) Skip to content.

Increase producer responsibility

Green (Living) Review

by Michael Smith (Veshengro) The Chartered Institution of Water and Environmental Management (CIWEM) is calling for a revision of the current waste strategy to focus on resource efficiency and waste minimization through increased producer responsibility. In continental Europe much more emphasis is placed on manufacturers to reduce waste in the first place, and let's face it; most waste is packaging, unnecessary packaging often, as most products are, in fact, severely over-packaged.

Dairy producers kill cows earlier to charge more for milk


Between 2003 and 2010, farmers could get higher prices for their cows if they killed them off before the were “finished” producing milk (by the industries standard). It’s not a reflection of consumers eating or drinking less milk products.

SACK O'VEG – Product Review

Green (Living) Review

The sack has also got two strong handles which are equally well suited for carrying as they are for hanging the sack with the vegetables up off the ground and should definitely be large enough to store a good deal of root crop produce.

Bagm8 – Product Review

Green (Living) Review

Review by Michael Smith (Veshengro) The Bagm8 (pronounced “Bagmate”) is another new product that was shown at The Garden Press Event 2010 and is also yet another one that shines with ingenuity through its simplicity. Tags: Bagm8 product review

Going green has saved Sutton Council £227k in 2010

Green (Living) Review

by Michael Smith (Veshengro) Sutton, UK, November 30, 2010: The London Borough of Sutton's drive to become more sustainable has reaped dramatic results with £227,000 saved this year.

Home Grow Micro Farms – Save Time and Eat Healthier in 2011!

Eco Chic

Home grown produce not only tastes better than grocery produce, but it is an awesome way to reduce your environmental footprint. And, they’re twice as productive as a normal garden bed! Talk about starting the New Year off on a healthier foot!

Excrement to energy: Human waste to produce clean power!


Green Products. Excrement to energy: Human waste to produce clean power! Producing energy from human waste Modern lifestyle and growing population, along with ever growing food needs mean that human waste is becoming a major biohazard across the planet. Biomass is a renewable energy source and is a biological material produced from living organisms and their byproducts, such as food waste, wood, excreta etc. EcoFriend © 2010 Instamedia Pvt. Please login.

EcoBuild 2010 – Earls Court – Visit Report

Green (Living) Review

A great number of new companies with new products could be seen as well as old, well-known ones with new and not so new products. The way that Bottle Alley Glass produce their recycled glass products, mostly by hand,, and the general approach, is quite unique, and the products, worktops, tiles, lighting diffusers, etc., Warmcel 500, though not all that new, I believe, is another product and material that caught my attention.

Adnams Bio Energy Gas Production Goes Live

Green (Living) Review

million kilowatt-hours per year will be produced by the plant– enough to heat around 235 family homes for a year or run an average family car for 4 million miles.

Sassuolo produced tiles make their way into eco friendly home


Sonia Renthlei: The town of Sassuolo in Italy is known for producing a large percentage of Italian ceramic tiles. With over 300 ceramic factories scattered in the region, it isn’t uncommon to see citizens incorporating the material in the construction of homes and commercial establishments.

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Green Gift Guide 2010

Green Blog

Homemade Bodycare Products. Why it’s Green: There are tons of natural beauty products out there, but why not kick it up a notch and make your own? Using baking tools you already have at home, plus some simple ingredients, you can create countless products.

Gross Domestic Product

Green (Living) Review

by Michael Smith (Veshengro) When thinking of Gross Domestic Product (GDP) we should think of the word gross , as in gross , as in yuck. They talk about economic output and all such stuff as to what a country produces but a country produces nothing; it is its people, its business that do. The entire issue about the economy, economic growth and the GDP is something that is totally and utterly unsustainable but then, so again, is the way that the governments borrow money.

Thingamadig Hand Hoe from Lakeland – Product Review

Green (Living) Review

This is a tool that will be especially valued by the backyard food grower who uses raised beds, tubs and planters of all kinds in which to grow his produce. Review by Michael Smith (Veshengro) The Thingamadig Hand Hoe A Multi-purpose hoe-like tool.

Defra to consult on glass recycling 'early in 2010'

Green (Living) Review

The government said in its packaging strategy, unveiled in June, that it would propose targets for glass packaging dependent on whether the cullet is recycled back into new products – a closed-loop system – or used in 'open' processes such as aggregates. 2010 * Glass cullet is recycled container glass (previously used for bottles, jars and other similar glass vessels) prior to processing.

Planto’s new products go down a storm at Chelsea

Green (Living) Review

Wellington and Barrow teamed up with Rivelin Glen Products at Chelsea Flower Show and the Planto new items proved to be very popular, with more products having to be taken down to restock. They are machine washable and are produced using an environmentally friendly dying process.

2010 Sustainability Seminar Series

The Green Changemakers

Agricultural and food production activities are key drivers of environmental and climate change while also likely to face significant impacts from these changes in coming decades.

Small Island Nation Leads Push for Biggest Climate Opportunity of 2010

Green (Living) Review

C tipping point Geneva, Switzerland, June 2010 – For the fourth year in a row, the small island state of Micronesia (FSM) has taken the lead to combat climate change by fighting to phase down the production and use of HFCs under the Montreal Protocol ozone treaty. The windfall profits firms are getting under the CDM are providing a perverse incentive to produce HCFC-22 solely to destroy its by-product, HFC-23, which has 12,000 times the warming potential of CO2.

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

Green Blog

The resources needed to extract, produce, transport, and advertise the products that consumers take for granted are being used up at an alarming rate, with devastating environmental costs. This is not to say that the greenwashing of products is a valuable advertising practice.

DIY Eco-Friendly Easter Baskets

The Go Green Blog

Use a plastic container that produce or baked goods are packaged in at the grocery store, and simply punched one hole on each side of the clamshell, then looped a pipe cleaner through the holes to make the handle. Easter is almost here – Sunday, April 4th!

Eating Meat and Climate Change

Green Blog

gallons of gasoline to produce a pound of beef. Livestock production requires 10 to 1000 times more land, energy, and water than is necessary to produce an equivalent amount of plant food.

Unrecognized Risks of Perricone MD Skin Care Products

Green (Living) Review

The use of nanoparticles in personal care products known as cosmeceuticals poses a generally unrecognized but major public health hazard, warns the Cancer Prevention Coalition. "Nanoparticles, less than 1/10,000 of a millimeter in size, readily penetrate skin, and can invade underlying blood vessels and produce body-wide toxic effects, including brain degenerative disorders, and nerve damage," stresses CPC Chairman Dr. Samuel S.

Ecological unequal exchange is helping Europe maintain its leading role, greenhouse gases and overconsumption

Green Blog

Periphery nations are exporting large quantities of low-value products, such as metals and timber, to core nations for consumption. Instead they are exporting more high-value products such as cars and other technological goods.

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 gas will then be used to power the production of beer which will be stocked at the new shop. The plant, launched in 2010, is the first commissioned in the UK to use brewery and local food waste to produce renewable gas for use in the national grid.

New Eco Products Seen As Game-Changers For Government And Ordinary Americans

Green (Living) Review

October 2010: Terradime Modular™, a manufacturing and innovation enterprise focused on energy efficient technologies, today held an international product launch to unveil cutting-edge products designed to help people conserve energy and live cleaner, healthier lives. The products were created by alumni from Carnegie Mellon University. Both products can have a compelling and positive impact on the lives of millions of people.

Biofuels Leaders: Three Big Dawgs in Biofuels

Living Green & Saving Energy

Home About Us Contact Us Products Green Tips EBooks Going Green: Questions and Answers Subscribe Living Green and Saving Energy Biofuels Leaders: Three Big Dawgs in Biofuels by greenwise on December 14, 2010 The biofuels industry has received a lot of attention for the up and coming small companies, many of whom are developing novel technologies to produce bio-based alternatives to gasoline. DuPont has formed a partnership with the major enzyme producer Danisco.

Fracking Wastewater Threatens to Drown Ohio | Mother Jones

Mother Jones

23, 2013 10:55 AM PST Tweet billb1961 /Flickr First, the good news: Using the process known as hydraulic fracturing to create natural gas wells produces less wastewater than wells created using more conventional methods, according to a new study in the journal Water Resources Research.

Tree Free Sneezing

Green Home Blog

Company/Products: Emerald Brand, Tree Free Facial Tissue. A product made in an environmentally preferable way. All chemicals in our products are environmentally safe and chlorine free. A reduction in carbon footprint from a similarly equivalent product.

My Vegetarian to Vegan to Gluten-Free Journey - Eco-Vegan Gal.

Eco-Vegan Girl

Vegan-Related Recipes Eco-Related Health Calendar Contact Eco-Vegan Dog ENGAGE Productions Saturday, March 5, 2011 My Vegetarian to Vegan to Gluten-Free Journey for Health, Compassion and Environment Here is the final video in the series with with Larry Cook , a health author and video producer.

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BWEA becomes RenewableUK; officially

Green (Living) Review

by Michael Smith (Veshengro) London, England, March 4, 2010 : It was announced today during a press conference held at the QEII Center in Westminster during the “Wave & Tidal 2010” conference dealing, with, obviously, all matters of creating electricity from wave and tidal currents, that the BWEA (British Wind Energy Association) was changing its name officially to “RenewableUK”. Tags: Wave and Tidal 2010 RenewableUK BWEA