Cyclical Environments

Greentumble

Creating a cyclical urban fabric would not only reduce waste, but would also provide a balanced and healthy environment for future generations. Timea is an architecture student with passion for the environment. Responsive architecture is not comprised only.

Donald Trump And His Cabinet Are Destroying Our Environment

10,000 Birds

This is the guy that’s suppose to protect our environment. Lets take a look at the Obama administration’s record on the environment. Conservation Politics Clean Power Plan Donald Trump environment EPA Mueller Time paris agreement Robert Mueller Ryan Zinke Scott Pruitt

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Gadgets And The Environment

Green Living Tips

We've gone ga-ga for gadgets, but it's come at a high price to our hip pocket and to the environment

Tires and the environment

Green Living Tips

Well over 90% of all tires are made from synthetics - and disposal can be an environmental headache. Even some tire recycling methods are extraordinarily unfriendly to our planet. Learn more about the issues and how you can minimize adding to tire waste (and save some money in the process

Tea and the environment

Green Living Tips

Tea in its various forms is the world's most popular flavored beverage. Learn more about the environmental issues associated with the production of tea

Keep Our Environment Clean

Green Home Blog

Keep Our Environment Clean. The convenience of modern life can make it easy to forget how big an impact our lifestyle has on the environment: we can all hop in a car, buy a soda, or do a load of laundry without having to think about where those products come from or where our waste is headed.

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Hair products and the environment

Green Living Tips

Hair sprays, waxes, mousse and gels. What's in this stuff that sits on our skin and ultimately ends up down the drain when we wash it out? It can be an environmentally toxic nightmare

Helping the Environment by Reducing Energy Consumption

Living Green & Saving Energy

It is also a good way to safeguard the environment, since inefficient systems release harmful pollutants into the atmosphere. Maintaining your HVAC system regularly and properly is an easy yet effective way to decrease your energy consumption without sacrificing your comfort.

Aluminum and the environment

Green Living Tips

Aluminum is an incredibly useful metal and while it's certainly not in short supply; an often toxic, emissions and energy -intensive process is needed to turn the raw materials into a form we can use; hence the need to recycle every bit of aluminum we can

Touchy-feely nonsense like the environment?

Environmental Economics

Another problem with polling, especially on touchy-feely nonsense like the environment and sustainability is “contingent valuation” – what people say they would sacrifice for X is significantly different from what they are really willing to pay. Usually I'm a big fan of Ironman at Political Calculations. I've

Kids and the environment

Green Living Tips

It's a often used saying - the children are our future - but it's the truth. So how do we talk to our kids about environmental issues in a way they'll take. notice - and without scaring the heck out of them

Leather and the environment

Green Living Tips

I'm partial to leather workboots for their sturdiness - in fact, I like a lot of leather products; but aside from humanitarian issues, what effect do our leather purchases have on the environment? Learn more in this article

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Chewing Gum And The Environment

Green Living Tips

Chewing gum? You could well be chewing fossil fuel. Cutting back on chewing or. bubble gum, or being especially careful of how you dispose of it, is just one of. the many little things we can do to reduce our environmental impact

Happy Earth Day? Prices v. the Environment

Environmental Economics

Ever wonder whether care for the environment outweighs the incentive power of low prices?  "For better or worse, it looks like many hybrid and EV owners are driven more by financial motives rather than a responsibility to the environment," says Edmunds.com Director of Industry Analysis Jessica Caldwell. "Three   Wonder no more.

PVC and the environment

Green Living Tips

Polyvinyl Chloride, more commonly known as vinyl, is very versatile and used in all sorts of products; from food packaging to toys to building materials. PVC is one of the most lucrative products of the chemical industry. It's everywhere - and comes with a substantial environmental legacy

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Home cleanups help the environment.

Green Living Tips

Have you ever stopped to think how much stuff you have? Do you remember exactly what you own? A big cleanup around the home, shed and yard can lighten your environmental impact and save money

Toilet chemicals and the environment

Green Living Tips

In our efforts to create a hygienic domestic environment, we're often killing more than just the bacterial nasties. Our toilets and sewerage treatment systems deal with more than our own waste. Here's some tips for a greener loo

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Impact of Plastic Bags on the Environment

Greentumble

us and the environment. Plastic bags continually cause harm to natural environments from the beginning to the end of their life cycle. Plastic bags cause many negative effects for. We use plastic bags out of convenience and ignorance of their seriously negative consequences.

Chrome and the environment

Green Living Tips

The leather and chrome plating industry is about to get some unwanted attention again after new study. from the Environmental Working Group has found carcinogenic hexavalent chromium in the tap water of 31 out of 35 US cities sampled

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Guerrilla Gardening – Standing up for The Environment

Hug a Tree with Me

I want to do something so drastic that it would positively impact the environment, yet subtle enough so I do not get into trouble. Guerrilla gardening is a wonderful way to stand up for the environment. Normal. false. false. false. EN-US. X-NONE. X-NONE.

Cutting down trees is bad for the environment

Green (Living) Review

by Michael Smith (Veshengro) Cutting down trees is bad for the environment say many self-proclaimed environmentalists and ecologists but nothing could be further from the truth if it is done under proper coppice management.

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Nuclear power and the environment

Green Living Tips

Is nuclear energy green - and perhaps the answer to our energy needs? Some advantages and disadvantages of nuclear power

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Traditional Medicines And The Environment

Green Living Tips

Alternative and traditional medicine plays a very important role in human health; but by buying natural preparations, it's not a guarantee the medicine is environmentally friendly.

Toilet paper and the environment

Green Living Tips

The type of toilet paper you choose has a definite impact on the environment; and many toilet paper products have misleading labeling. Millions of trees are destroyed each day to make toilet tissue. Find out how to be more earth friendly when wiping your butt

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Sharing for the environment

Green Living Tips

We purchase so many things for single use - tools, appliances, various gadgets and all this consumption negatively impacts on the environment. Perhaps we need to think back to our childhoods where sharing was an important lesson.

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Guerrilla Gardening - Standing up for The Environment

Hug a Tree with Me

I want to do something so drastic that it would positively impact the environment, yet subtle enough so I do not get into trouble. Guerrilla gardening is a wonderful way to stand up for the environment. There is just something so sexy about being bad.

Natural ingredients and the environment

Green Living Tips

One of the very confusing aspects of going green in relation to product purchases is the use of the term "natural" or "approved". Just because something is natural, it doesn't make it environmentally friendly

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A Bad Day For The Environment With More To Come

10,000 Birds

Donald Trump has put forth an anti-environmental group of advisors and cabinet nominees and this very thin-skinned president is taking no time in attacking our environment and the agencies created to protect it.

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Plastic Bottles: Bottled Water and the Environment

Greentumble

In reality they create immeasurable impacts on the environment and cost millions of dollars per year. Plastic bottles are just one of the many different types of plastic waste we find in our environments. Around the world over 1 million plastic.

ASSET STRIPPING THE ENVIRONMENT

Green (Living) Review

The CIWEM is frustrated that the current Government seems to be determined to bring the environment to its knees through a series of ill-conceived policy choices, such as the abolition of the Environment Agency’s statutory advisory committees. CIWEM believes that an asset-stripped Environment Agency will be unable to fulfil this important guidance role. Without such a forum, both the Agency and the environment will lose out.

Handbook On Experimental Economics And The Environment

Environmental Economics

This looks good: Edited by John A. List , Michael K. Price Laboratory and field experiments have grown significantly in prominence over the past decade. The experimental method provides randomization in key variables therefore permitting a deeper understanding of important economic phenomena.

Old medication and the environment

Green Living Tips

There are so many areas where we can lighten our environmental impact just a. little; and one of them is the way we deal with expired medication

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Finally, Some Good News about the Environment.

Elephant Journal

Arts & Culture Enlightened Society (Politics, Active Citizenship, Social Good) WAYLON: Today Only climate change environment healing ozone layerAs humans, we have the capacity to come together and address common threats.

Teaching children about the environment

Green Prophet

So, you care about the environment and ensuring that you play your part in preserving the beauty of nature but how do you go about imparting these lessons to your children? Explain how they can change their own personal habits to help improve the state of the environment.

Burgers and the environment

Green Living Tips

HTML clipboardNext time you're queuing up for a burger, have a think about its. environmental and animal welfare impact. While you may not be ready to switch to veganism, if you can resist those oh-so-tasty extra layers of meat and cheese becoming popular these days, you'll be doing the planet that sustains us a. favor

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Foraging in the urban environment

Green (Living) Review

By Michael Smith (Veshengro) What do dandelions, mulberries, black walnuts, haws (the berries of hawthorn), nettles, and wild onion have in common? They are all edibles that can be foraged in the wilds of suburbia or around the neighborhood. That’s right.

'Biodegradable' plastics are not at all great for the environment

Green (Living) Review

Most plastics are notorious for how long they stick around in the environment and how hard it is to break them down naturally, so to think that all those bits of plastics that end up scattered to the four winds could just melt away harmlessly sounds almost too good to be true.

Solar Energy: Benefit the Environment and Save Money

Hug a Tree with Me

Solar energy: Benefit the environment and save money Solar Power is becoming increasingly popular in today’s environmentally conscious world, especially with all the stories regarding global warming and climate change.

Republican-Led Florida Legislature to Destroy Environment

10,000 Birds

Sure, that title is hyperbolic but the results of HB-991, should it become law , would be absolutely horrible for Florida’s environment. It won’t be Florida Republicans destroying the environment but their corporate puppet-masters. The bill has already passed the house and is headed for the state senate where it will hopefully be stopped. How bad is it?

Seafood and the environment

Green Living Tips

Due to the world's increasing demand for seafood and freshwater fish, our fisheries are under a massive strain. Aquaculture does provide some answers, but also some challenges in terms of environmental impact

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Online shopping and the environment

Green Living Tips

Getting ready for the post-Xmas sales? In this age of soaring gas prices and the looming threat of climate change; by doing more of your shopping online you can save on fuel, emissions and probably score a bargain on the way

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Leonardo DiCaprio Raises $40 Million For the Environment

Eccorazzi

The star-studded gala included Kate Hudson, Read More The post Leonardo DiCaprio Raises $40 Million For the Environment appeared first on Ecorazzi. Arts/Culture Causes Environment News Top News leonardo dicaprio

Happy Earth Day – 5 Facts you Didn’t Know About the Environment

Hug a Tree with Me

We walk on its soil and breathe in its air, we point and awe at the animals and quench our thirst with its liquid, yet we truly no nothing about the environment. The artificial world that we currently live in has blinded us to the natural beauty around us.