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A Guide to Green Flooring

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A Guide to Green Flooring. And no matter what kind of carpet you chose, keep it clean with a green carpet shampoo and regular steam cleaning to help control allergens.

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8 Green Items Every Home Should Have

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8 Green Items Every Home Should Have. Greening your home can be a daunting process. Green cleaning products. Reducing waste is one of the most important goals of going green, and composting is an easy way cut down on your trash haul. Green lighting.

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5 Ways To Green Your Bedroom

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5 Ways To Green Your Bedroom. Green your bed! It’s easy to overlook the bedroom when you’re trying to go green – what’s the point if you’re asleep in there the whole time anyway? To get you started, here’s a list of five ways you can keep your bedroom safe, clean, and green.

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Green Living 2.0, Sustainable Communities

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Now that the Boomers are retiring and experiencing the “empty nest” syndrome, the half-century dream of living in a “green community” is re-emerging. Green Living commune community living ecofriendly ecovillage going green green building green living intentional communities SUSTAINABLE

Green Small Business Startup Ideas

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If you own a small business you probably already know how important it is to embrace and incorporate some sort of green initiative into your business model. It is green re-using at its finest. Green Goats. Go small business green and feel good about keeping it real.

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Secrets of Green Cultures Part V: Ancient Healing

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To understand ancient healing and its green applications, one must think outside the box. The Green Connection. These and many other secrets of ancient healing can be applied to the green movement in many ways.

Green Senior, Green Soldier

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Green Senior, Green Soldier. Youth seems to take center stage when it comes to various causes, especially the green movement. Many, sixty and over, have been dealing with different aspects of past as well as future green behavior that most have rarely considered. This influence is something that perpetuated forced green living which for many has carried over beyond the forced part. Seniors of today maintain their green living through a variety of ways.

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Compare 5 green products with their outdated counterparts

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Find out how you can act smart, buy smart and go green without losing the convenience you need. However, if we sub-consciously make an effort to use less energy in our home in combination with green appliances, together, we can conserve a great amount.

Political Green: The Climate is Mum

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Political Green: The Climate is Mum. ALLERGY HEALTH SENSITIVE Defining Green SOCIALLY CONSCIOUS WATER ENERGY EFFICIENT 2012 election climate change climate deniers hurricane obama politics romney

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How Will Your Small Business Celebrate Earth Day 2013?

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If you own a small business or even work in one, this is the perfect opportunity to unveil a green initiative or continue your support for planetary healing. This year, show them how you embrace green change and celebrate Earth Day in style. Display Some Green Products.

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How To Make Green Cleaning Products At Home

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How To Make Green Cleaning Products At Home. Clean Green! Tagged: Cleaning , environmental products , green cleaning , green living , household products.

10 Easy Ways to Green Your Halloween

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10 Easy Ways to Green Your Halloween. Below are ten small changes you can make that will help you and your family have a green, healthy, and happy Halloween. Tagged: beeswax candles , composting , green holiday tips , green ideas , Halloween , LED lighting , reusable bags. Going Green Halloween green ideas green holiday tips composting reusable bags beeswax candles LED lightingPosted on October 11, 2011.

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Litterers: Stop them in Their Tracks

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Filed under: Blog and Green Library , Green Cleaning , Your Community. Blog and Green Library Green Cleaning Your CommunityCentral Park in the heart of Manhattan, NYC can be astounding.

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Going Wild in the Backyard

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Filed under: Your Garden Tagged: COMPOSTABLE , Eco Home Improvement , ecofriendly , Green kids , Green Your Home , ORGANIC , USA MADE. Your Garden COMPOSTABLE Eco Home Improvement ecofriendly Green kids Green Your Home ORGANIC USA MADEGoing Wild in the Backyard.

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The West Coast Wonder: California’s Response to Global Warming

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Filed under: Politically Green Tagged: climate change , green business , SOCIALLY CONSCIOUS. Politically Green climate change green business SOCIALLY CONSCIOUSCalifornia has always been at the forefront of progress and radical change.

So You Think You Might Like Home-Based Geothermal Energy?

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Filed under: Eco Home Improvement , Green Living , Save Energy Tagged: air quality , Eco Home Improvement , ENERGY EFFICIENT , environmental products , geothermal , green building , ground source heat pump , HVAC , steam , turbine.

Contain Yourself: The Future of Sustainable Living?

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Affordable housing is continuing to become scarce and therefore more green architectural innovation has emerged. The green benefit is twofold. Filed under: Blog and Green Library. Blog and Green Library

Progress in Alternative Power, From National to Global Views

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In fact, it is California’s eminently ‘green’ profile – in everything from banning plastic bags to instituting its own MPG and vehicle emissions standards – that makes the state an expensive place to live. Filed under: Politically Green Tagged: ENERGY EFFICIENT , solar energy.

It Isn’t the Vegetables….

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Filed under: Blog and Green Library. Blog and Green LibraryHave you ever noticed a peculiar smell when opening a can of vegetables or fruit? And yes, some of us still buy and eat canned food, if only for lack of a freezer!). I have, and it puzzled me for a long time.

Top 10 Tips for a Greener Summer Vacation

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Simply Google “green” hotels, or go to the “Green” Hotels Association’s website. Patronize family-friendly green restaurants. You can plot your course using Google maps, and mark the green restaurants along the way using the Green Restaurant Association’s search functions.

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Will the Real Humans Please Stand Up

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Experts attributed Ecuador’s surprising and very “green” initiative to its horrible history with Chevron. Led by leftist President Rafael Correa, this green revolution was intended to find a way forward that would allow development without destroying the ecology.

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Holiday Efficiency: 10 EPA Tips on Keeping it Green

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Holiday Efficiency: 10 EPA Tips on Keeping it Green. In the whirlwind of holiday shopping, activities, family, cooking and so much more it can easily let your green intentions slip away from you. Keep your holiday energy efficient and as green as you can so come January you can work on your list of resolutions or leftovers or both. Tagged: EPA , green holiday tips , Make Your Own , Water Use.

It’s that time of year again

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Everyone is welcome, even baby in the high chair, who would love to be blue and green from the tufts of his or her little head to the little pink toes that refuse to wear socks. Filed under: Blog and Green Library , Childcare Tagged: NON-TOXIC , SOCIALLY CONSCIOUS.

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The Case For and Against Ethanol

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Filed under: Politically Green Tagged: ENERGY EFFICIENT , environmental products , SOCIALLY CONSCIOUS. Politically Green ENERGY EFFICIENT environmental products SOCIALLY CONSCIOUS

Censorship on Climate Change

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ALLERGY HEALTH SENSITIVE Defining Green Green Business Living Green SOCIALLY CONSCIOUS WATER ENERGY EFFICIENT climate change ecofriendly G. Censorship on Climate Change.

How Cool is Bamboo

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Tagged: bamboo , ecofriendly , environmental products , green living , green products , natural , non-toxic , sustainable , sustainably sourced. How Cool is Bamboo. Cool Bamboo. Our forests are suffering by the minute.

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10 Reasons Vegetarianism Can Help Save the Earth

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ALLERGY HEALTH SENSITIVE Energy Efficiency Going Green Green Health ORGANIC SOCIALLY CONSCIOUS SUSTAINABLY SOURCED Water Conservation WATER ENERGY EFFICIENT fossil fuels meat consumption ocean depletion vegetarian diet wasted resources water conservation world hunger

Urban Farms, Everything but the Moo

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It’s a given, of course, that most city dwellers won’t have much more space than a balcony or a sunny patio door for growing salad fixings like tomatoes, green onions, radishes, and lettuce varieties like Romaine or other leaf lettuces.

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5 Rules For Sleeping Well – Naturally

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Start with a green, comfortable mattress with the firmness you like (try a memory foam mattress or a boxspring topped with natural wool), then add soft organic cotton sheets and pillows (and remember to replace them when they get flat!). 5 Rules For Sleeping Well – Naturally.

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Video Games Could Save the Environment

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A prime example of this learning while gaming is Sim City , an urban planning simulation that allows users to flesh out entire virtual cities using “green” electricity resources, for example. Sim City is not some “dippy, pie-in-the-sky green magic” as one cantankerous old nuclear expert notes.

LEDs Versus CFLs, It’s No Contest Anymore

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The interview was the basis for a case study on efficient lighting – the study published in my book, Green Your Home. In 2008, I interviewed Dan Fink , a Northern Colorado off-the-gridder and co-publisher of Otherpower.com , a DIY renewable energy website.

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A Guide to Radon

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Tagged: clean air , Cleaning , green living , health , Home Improvement , household products. Defining Green Green Health ALLERGY HEALTH SENSITIVE clean air Cleaning green living health Home Improvement household productsA Guide to Radon. What is Radon?

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Stay Warm, Save Energy, Cut Spending

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Invented by a Croatian named Slavoljub Eduard Penkala, who foresaw one of the most persistently “green” uses for rubber and silicone ever invented, today’s hot water bottle is a marvelous marriage of practicality, nostalgia and technology. Stay Warm, Save Energy, Cut Spending.

Coral Bleaching: Change Your Sunscreen

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Green Health NON-TOXIC BIO-BASED SOCIALLY CONSCIOUS coral bleaching ocean coralCoral Bleaching: Change Your Sunscreen. Save the Reefs! When multitudes of vibrant colors which make up hundreds of miles of coral slowly turn white, it is called coral bleaching.

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Wales Just Doubled Its Recycling Rates, Here’s How America Can Do It Too

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The solutions that Wales use that might apply in the United States and ensure better recycling figures in the future are the separation of food and green waste collection, the legal limitation on waste moved to a landfill and the ambitious planning.

Reuse and Reduce

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COMPOSTABLE BIODEGRADABLE Composting Defining Green Going Green RECYCLABLE Recycling REUSABLE compost recycled reduse reuseReuse and Reduce! Making use of the products we already have is one of our best weapons in the war on waste.

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A Guide to Shopping Organic

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Composting Going Green Green Health Household gmos organic gardening organic good pesticides toxic chemicalsA Guide to Shopping Organic. Recent years have seen an explosion in organic food and products.

Green New Year’s Resolution #1 – Exercise More

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If you do it right, this year you can turn your New Year’s resolution to workout into an exercise in going green. Whether you’re just getting started or want to change up an old routine, the best way to green your workout is to head outside. Don’t forget to green your workout gear, too. Green your workout gear. Tagged: BPA-free water bottle , eco-friendly resolutions , eco-friendly yoga mat , exercise , Green Resolutions , New Year's Resolutions.

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Tips on Conserving Energy and Saving Money

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Want to discover more energy-saving green tips? Filed under: Green Tips and DIY , Save Energy Tagged: ENERGY EFFICIENT , green living , Living Green. Green Tips and DIY Save Energy ENERGY EFFICIENT green living Living GreenIn spite of the fact that economists called the recent United States recession (December 2007 to June 2009) over, economic forecasts continue to decline, taking their losses from recent housing starts and persistent unemployment.

A Good Tax Credit for Small Business, Large Business and Residential Advancement

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One industry that is breathing a sigh of relief is the Green industry, particularly wind energy. Green construction which deals in energy efficient residential/business renovation as well as new structures is awarded various credits under the Tax Incentives Assistance Project (TAP). Filed under: Politically Green Tagged: Eco Home Improvement , ENERGY EFFICIENT , green business. Politically Green Eco Home Improvement ENERGY EFFICIENT green business