Glass jar reuse

Green (Living) Review

From left to right: Back row: storage jar,water bottle, beer glass. Front row: wine/drinking glass, whisky glass The reuse potential, as well as that for repurposing and upcycling, of glass jars is, to some extent, only limited by your imagination.

Glass 197

The myth of glass recycling

Green (Living) Review

by Michael Smith (Veshengro) The great majority of people, I am sure, firmly believe that the glass bottles and glass jars, of which they so diligently remove the labels and then put out for the kerbside recycling pick-up are going to make new glass bottles and -jars.

Glass 207

The humble glass jar

Green (Living) Review

by Michael Smith (Veshengro) Not only are glass jars useful, but they can also make whatever you fill them with beautiful. The usefulness of glass jars, especially those that come for “free” with a variety of products you may purchase is not in question.

Glass 151

Examples of Eco-Friendly Glass Countertops

Green Furniture Home Design

Aside from being a recyclable product, glass is finding its way into many homes now as a countertop material for a number of reasons beyond its inate eco-friendliness! There are a lot of pros to using glass – some of which you may not even realize!

Glass 141

Using glass for food storage

Green (Living) Review

Using glass containers for food storage instead of plastic by Michael Smith (Veshengro) When advocating glass containers for storing foods, including leftovers in the fridge, it always amazes me that most people today cannot think further than their wallet.

Glass 176

Glass Bottles

Green Earth Journey

Originally posted October 16, 2008 Where do you find those glass bottles? So we didn't have glass bottles. Photo not linked Ok so here are my finds: 6 pack Evenflo Glass Bottles 4 ounce or 8 ounce-$14.95 Evenflo Classic Glass Nurser 3 Pack 4 ounce or 8 ounce $5.99

Glass 130

Product Review: Glass Dharma – The Original Glass Straw

The Green Samaritan

Green Living Product Reviews Glass Dharma Reusable drinking strawsIf moving from disposable to reusable is on your list of resolutions this year, cutting out the use of plastic straws is an easy start. We used to buy bags of straws for the drinks and smoothies in. See the full post and more at www.TheGreenSamaritan.com.

Glass 126

Review: Backyard Birds and More: Looking Through the Glass by Glen Apseloff

10,000 Birds

Back in 2013, I had the pleasure of reviewing Glen Apseloff’s Backyard Birds: Looking Through the Glass. Time, unlike a Kiwi , flies, and now Apseloff is back with another book: Backyard Birds and More: Looking Through the Glass.

2018 130

Glass Acorn

Green Earth Journey

Name: Chris Boyd Shop Name: Glass Acorn Shop Link: GlassAcorn.com or GlassAcorn.etsy.com Location: Little Rock, Arkansas, USA Ships To: Anywhere What materials do you use for your ECO friendly products? The winner will receive 1 coffee hugger from Glass Acorn.

Glass 130

IKEA Recall Of Glass Mugs

Green Furniture Home Design

Consumer Product Safety Commission and IKEA recently announced the voluntary recall of RUND clear glass mugs. Due to variations in glass thickness, the mug may break when in use. Ikea furniture ikea glass mug recall ikea glasses recall ikea recallThe U.S. IKEA received one report of a laceration injury caused by the mug that required medical attention. An additional 11 reports have been received outside of the U.S.

Glass 100

Glass Water Bottles!

Green Earth Journey

I've been waiting a while for a glass water bottle. We already have glass baby bottles and we have metal water bottles. Now finally someone has put Glass Water Bottles into the mix. Takeya USA offers beautiful and well made Glass Water Bottle s.

Glass 130

Drinking the hipster way

Green (Living) Review

by Michael Smith (Veshengro) There definitely was a time when you used a jam jar or other glass jar as a drinking vessel you were looked down upon and was surely regarded as being seriously poor or a strange eccentric.

2018 151

Choose Table Lamps Made From Recycled Glass

Green Furniture Home Design

For those who want are looking for table lamps that are not only beautiful looking, but also environmentally friendly, lamps made from recycled glass are a great choice. Recycled glass is an excellent material because it creates no negative environmental impact. In addition to their benefits as being more environmentally friendly, recycled glass table lamps ( like this one )usually have a very unique look. Lighting recycled glass lamps

Glass 100

How celebrate Recycle Glass Month

Green (Living) Review

By Michael Smith (Veshengro) September is Recycle Glass Month – in the United States ate least – and, at the time of writing in the middle of July, it is not far off now. But why have an entire month dedicated to recycling glass? What’s so great about glass recycling? Lynn Bragg, President of the Glass Packaging Institute, has a few good reasons. Glass is 100 percent recyclable, and can be recycled endlessly with no loss in quality or purity.

Glass 116

Glass Baby Food Storage Jars

Green Earth Journey

While browsing CSN Stores I found these glass baby food storage jars! How fantastic are these? I don;t think they were available three years ago when I made my own baby food! They come in blue and pink also

Glass 130

Product Review - Glass Dharma

Green Earth Journey

Glass Dharma has tapped an unsaturated market in the eco green world of products. They have produced the Original Glass Straw. Yes, you read that right, glass straws! to use when you check out at glassdharma.com for one Simple Elegance, 9.5mm x 8”long glass straw ($3.00

Glass 130

Winner Glass Unicorn

Green Earth Journey

Congratulations debbiekl you won the giveaway from Glass Unicorn

Glass 100

Glass jars for cloches

Green (Living) Review

by Michael Smith (Veshengro) Got a lot of glass jars but don't know what to do with them? If you buy a lot of stuff that comes in glass jars – and quite a lot of stuff that I buy does – and you grow food in your garden then use the jars, if big enough, as small cloches. After all cloches in the old days were nothing by glass bells put over the plants.

Glass 116

PURE Glass Bottle – Product Review

Green (Living) Review

While this may be indeed a glass bottle and glass bottles as reusable bottles for tap water and other beverages certainly are not new, this bottle and how it is made to be shatter resistant is, however. Glass is the only material that I know that is.

Glass 130

When Houston ended glass recycling this 8-year-old saw a healthy business opportunity

Green (Living) Review

It’s filled with glass bottles. We didn’t even know what we were going to do with the glass when we started.” Pan and Krohn started their company, Hauling Glass , in April after the city of Houston decided to cut glass recycling from its curbside pickup program.

Glass Dharma: Free Glass Straws for Earth Day!

Green Living Ideas

Glass Dharma , one of our favorite companies that makes sustainable, beautiful glass drinking straws is hosting another promotion and they are GIVING AWAY 1,000 free glass straws to celebrate Earth Day (Tuesday April 22 2014) for their 6th Annual Earth Day event!

Glass 73

Canadian Skaters Hit the Glass, Sort Of

Wend Magazine

But it sure looks like glass, doesn’t it? Click here to view the embedded video. It’s actually ice. According to Matador Network , this is one of the arms of Tagish Lake in the Yukon Territory in an area in the north of Canada known as Windy Arm. And, as my editor put it when he saw this video, “Damned Canadians have all the fun.” ” [Via: Matador Network ]. Related Posts. No related posts were found

Glass 140

Need Glass Baby Bottles?

Green Earth Journey

You can reuse the Siliskins if the bottle does break and you can find replacemnet glass bottles at Baby's R Us. I've got two of these, one for my cups and one for the glass baby bottles. To use this brush for the glass bottles, uncoil the bottom of the brush slightly so that you can fit it into the bottle opening Green Baby Bargains is offering them at 50% off the original price! I have ordered from them and the delivery is fast and the products are quality.

Glass 100

Press Release - Takeya Glass Water Bottles

Green Earth Journey

TAKEYA DEBUTS FASHIONABLE/FUNCTIONAL ECO-FRIENDLY GLASS WATER BOTTLES THAT ELIMINATE POOR TASTE AND REDUCE LANDFILL WASTE Takeya Glass Water Bottles—the healthier way to hydrate HUNTINGTON BEACH , Calif.

2010 130

Gauzy Smart Glass Controls Light with an Eco Touch

Green Prophet

Israeli startup Gauzy has invented smart glass that goes from transparent to opaque with nothing more than a touch. On cloudy, cool days, keeping glass transparent takes advantage of passive solar gain to warm up a room, and reduce the need for mechanical intervention.

Glass 69

Companies we Love: Glass Dharma Glass Straws

Green Living Ideas

GlassDharma Glass Straws bring a new definition to “Sipping Responsibly”. This great company has been handmaking glass straws in the United States since 2007. Glass straws provide an alternative that eliminates the need for straws made from plastic.

Glass 69

DIY – Make Drinking Glasses from Bottles

The Go Green Blog

Here is a really cool craft project that recycles old glass bottles from beer or soda and turns them into new trendy drinking glasses. Glass cutting wheel. Scrap of plate glass at least 8×8″ Materials. A suitable glass bottle to cut.

Glass 66

Recycle Glass Over and Over

Green Earth Journey

Labels: Did You Know, Video

Glass 130

Is kerbside recycling of glass just for show?

Green (Living) Review

By Michael Smith (Veshengro) Time and again kerbside recycling vehicles, and those collecting glass from bottle banks, can be observed dumping mixed bottles and jars – white, brown, green, etc. How can this then be recycled into new glass?

Glass 130

JewGlass: A Google Glass App for Observant Jews

Green Prophet

Rusty Brick is planning ahead for the day that Google Glass is released onto the market with a new app for modern observant Jews. Google Glass is a wearable computer that is still being tested. Green Tech and Gadgets Google Glass apps JewGlass jewish traditions Technology

Glass 66

Glass Tube Home Wraps Around a Tree in Earthquake-Prone Kazakhstan

Green Prophet

An emergent studio from Kazakhstan has designed a curious glass tube home that wraps around a large Fir tree in the tectonically active mountainous region of the country. Masow Design Studio cylindrical glass house earthquakes glass houses Kazakhstan House Around a Tree round houses

Living Inside a Glass House. ~ Tyler Lewke

Elephant Journal

At this moment, I’m sitting inside an all glass house, built by Frank Lloyd Wright, perched on a cliff overlooking and within a redwood canyon, next to the Pacific Ocean. Blog (always click 4 all blogs) Health & Wellness WAYLON: Editor''s Picks glass house home insecurities redwood shielded stability storm trees vulnerability

Glass 45

GLASS RECYCLED Now Offering Eco-Friendly GlassPLANK as Terrazzo Alternative

Green (Living) Review

Due to a number of advantages – including beauty, durability and ease of installation - terrazzo made by GLASS RECYCLED is growing in popularity as a sustainable floor, counter top, and interior wall finishes. GLASS RECYCLED has been featured on HGTV, DIY and Extreme Home Makeover.

Glass 130

Giveaway of The Original Libre Loose Leaf Tea Glass, ends 7/28

Hug a Tree with Me

Today I will like to tell you about the Original Libre Loose leaf Tea Glass. This beautifully designed glass allows you to brew loose leaf tea and drink it on the go. The tea glass comes with a stainless steel tea filter and a twist off BPA free lid.

Glass 142

Portable glass water bottle by Love Bottle

Green (Living) Review

By Michael Smith (Veshengro) About two to three years ago we heard of the reusable “portable” glass water bottle made fro and marketed by “Love Bottle”. This was them followed by yet another company whose name has escaped me with a reusable recycled glass (100% recycled glass in comparison top the 20% of Love Bottle) which was a cross between a Snapple TM bottle and a ketchup one.

One Simple Way to Keep Your Glass Half-Full. {Partner}

Elephant Journal

After answering seven easy questions about your favorite chocolates and juices, the custom algorithm matches you right away with four wines from all over the world. Food Health & Wellness alcohol food tasting wine wine pairings

Glass 63

Capture your loved ones in custom glass planets?

Green Prophet

”) is making tiny glass beads meant to look like planets or solar systems encapsulated within delicate glass beads. Merry Coor makes each bead by hand with a small torch and rods of special, colored, silvered glass.

Glass 77

Greenish glass is not putting consumers off

Green (Living) Review

by Michael Smith (Veshengro) Jars and bottles that have been made with mixed-color recycled glass do not appear to put off consumers, according to trials on supermarket shelves. Retailers have expressed concern that consumers might find glass with a slight colored tint off-putting but this research carried out by WRAP suggests otherwise. "This is good news for the recycling industry as it could help to stimulate a high value market for mixed-color recycled glass in the UK.

2009 100

Broken Glass & the Silence Between Words. ~ Rachael Anne Hetrick

Elephant Journal

Homepages (Gold Tabs)* Blog (always click 4 all blogs) Family, Youth, Enlightened Education Inspiring (Wow) acceptance broken glass death gratitude grief life changes meditation spiritual growth I realized I was never truly alone. Some people call this God, and that’s okay with me. Whatever it is, I’m grateful for it.

Glass 52

Review and Giveaway of Faucet Face Eco Reusable Glass Bottle, ends 9/22

Hug a Tree with Me

A few weeks ago I received a beautiful Hummingbird Feeder reusable Glass Bottle from Faucet Face and I would like to tell you what I think about it. Faucet Face is a sustainable company that offers us their line of stylishly designed eco-friendly glass bottles.

Glass 130