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.

How mattress companies are supporting the environment

Green Prophet

And millions more mattresses are manufactured to take their place, consuming resources and potentially adding more toxic chemicals into the environment. The hunt for the ultimate (and eco) bed is on! Every year, as many as 15-20 million mattresses are thrown away, filling landfills.

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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

Get suing for your environment

Green Prophet

The Israeli Parliament, known as the Knesset just passed a new law on January 1, that allows both public and non-profit organizations to file a civil suit against any person or organization that damages the environment in general. A landmark law was just passed in Israel this year.

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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.

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

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

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

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

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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Make Small Changes to Help the Environment

Green Prophet

Helping the environment is something that many people would love to do. However, some people don’t feel they have the time or knowledge to get involved with environmental issues but it is actually very simple to make small changes in your life that can help to benefit the environment.

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How geography summer schools help children understand the importance of saving environment

Green Prophet

In this article, we’ve shared some facts that tell us how geography summer school can help children understand the importance of saving the environment. Save the environment through sessions. You can’t save the environment if you don’t know what actually is wrong with the environment.

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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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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.

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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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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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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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.

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.

Why Reusable Menstrual Products are Good for the Environment

Green Prophet

There are so many alternatives to wasteful products that choke our bodies and our natural environment. The environment is big news right now. The damage caused to our environment is shocking. Bad for the Environment. Tampons and sanitary towels are bad for the environment.

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Causes and Effects of Desertification on People and the Environment

Greentumble

This means that natural resources, which are continuously needed for the proper functioning of any densely inhabited area, have to be taken from the surrounding environment. If they fail to do so, they will become extinct for their inability to cope with a sudden change of their environment.

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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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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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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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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.

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.

Why Is Family Farming Better for the Environment?

Greentumble

Why are small family farms important for the environment and sustainable future? What is the key to their success and what are the benefits of family farming for the environment? Family farming, which broadly speaking means.

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112th Congress Most Anti-Environment Ever

10,000 Birds

What is really stark is how horrific Republicans continue to be on the environment. I’ve said it before and I’ll say it again, supporting Republican candidates means that you are supporting people who apparently hate birds, the environment, and nature.

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.

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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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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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.

Grow a Beard to Save Water for World Environment Day

Wend Magazine

From now until June 5th– World Environment Day –Budweiser is asking men to stop shaving and grow a beard in order to conserve water. Budweiser’s campaign, “ Grow One.

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