Industry and industrial production in the new age

Green (Living) Review

by Michael Smith (Veshengro) I am going to play the Devil's Advocate here and will say that industry and industrial production will not, as it is being claimed, go over to total robotic production but will, in fact, cease and that in the not so distant future.

Industrial agriculture and forestry

Green (Living) Review

by Michael Smith (Veshengro) We are dealing with Nature as if she were a factory floor and we even call agriculture and forestry nowadays industries. Then it is a call of chemical industry to the rescue in the form of fertilizers, herbicides, pesticides, etc.,

25 Amazingly Cool Industrial Pendant Lamps

Green Furniture Home Design

Vintage, industrial pendant lamps are one of the most enduring lighting trends of the last decade, for good reason. Industrial pendant lights can be found in antique stores, as well as at modern furniture stores that sell upcycled and recycled furniture and fixtures.

25 Industrial Warehouse Loft Apartments We Love

Green Furniture Home Design

It wasn’t Jennifer Beal’s legendary shower dance scene, it was her insanely cool industrial loft apartment in New York City. I’ve collected a ton of images from around the web of my favorite industrial warehouse loft apartments, so feel free to covet them along with me!

Industrious House Wren

10,000 Birds

A friend of mine has this contraption called a Mosquito Magnet that uses carbon dioxide to attract and vacuum up mosquitoes from his yard. It works very well. He then takes all the dead mosquitos and puts them on a tray feeder for his feeder birds to eat. I’m not sure how many actually do, but it’s a nice idea. This year, his groundskeeper texted to tell me that a bird made a nest in it and it wasn’t working. I knew immediately it was a House Wren.

Is mankind in danger of backsliding into pre-industrial times?

Green (Living) Review

by Michael Smith (Veshengro) The Club of Rome says yes and according to some predictions due to the rise in the world's pollution and the ever decreasing non-renewable resources humanity is threatened to relapse into pre-industrial times.

Cruise industry claims eco-progress

Green Traveler Guides

The cruise line industry is making significant investment to become more protective of the ocean environment. Cruise industry claims eco-progress is a post from: Green Traveler Guides.

Brexit and the commercial fishing industry

Environmental Economics

But nostalgia for the fishing industry permeates the place. It’s a phenomenon found around the world, including in the United States, where the legacy and the romance of a declining industrial past often eclipse the interests of new and expanding businesses. Some industries that are economically insignificant have enormous public resonance,” said Bronwen Maddox, director of the Institute for Government, an independent think tank in London.

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Interesting Ads In The Wildlife Industry

10,000 Birds

Whenever I get my hands on a trade publication for any industry, my favorite thing to do is see what is being advertised in the magazine. Wow, when I think of all the years I spent working in a wild birds store that was meant to help people attract birds, I was in the wrong industry.

How the Construction Industry Is Going Green

Living Green & Saving Energy

In the United States, 39% of total carbon emissions are due to buildings. In other words, over a third of carbon emissions in the U.S. stem from the construction, operation, and demolition of buildings – everything from homes to high-rise office towers. What if those emissions could be reduced just by using the right materials […]. green building green construction

The Happiness of Industrial Yoga.

Elephant Journal

Yoga is now a vehicle for our modern pursuit of pleasure, but it was designed greater goals. Use yoga to step off the.

The Music Industry's Battle Against Plastic Junk

Green (Living) Review

The good news is that a movement is growing within the music industry to amend the harm being done by plastic pollution.

Cool and Industrial Metal Pipe Frame Beds

Green Furniture Home Design

I love the look of a really industrial looking bed frame with some simple modern bedding. A bed like this would be right at home in an urban loft bedroom, or in a minimalist designed bedroom space.

Impact of Industrial Robots in the Food and Agriculture Sector

Green Prophet

With automation recently changing how we carry out agriculture, industrial robots have had a great impact on the field. This environment allows them to come up with new ideas and innovations that will increase the industries’ efficiency and productivity.

US Congress in pockets of arms industry

Green (Living) Review

When the arms industry and the oil, gas, and coal industry is in bed with government it is a very bad combination. government corruption military industrial complex corruption government arms industry US Congress by Michael Smith (Veshengro) The US Army says “no thanks to new tanks” but Congress says that the army is going to get the new tanks whether they want them or not. In fact, Congress has, apparently, said that the army WILL take and use those new tanks, period!

Danny Macaskill Hops, Tricks and Jumps Through An Industrial Playground in ‘Industrial Revolutions’

Wend Magazine

But in his newest video, Industrial Revolutions , he appears more playful and jovial than ever before, kind of like a big kid in a big industrial playground. Click here to view the embedded video. Some people are naturally better at certain things than other people. Danny Macaskill is better at maneuvering his BMX bike around than anyone we’ve ever seen. In fact, he just may be better on his bike than he is on his own two feet.

7 reasons to feel optimistic about the beauty industry

Elephant Journal

From setting unrealistic standards to using unethical production and testing methods, the beauty industry has quite a lot of catching up to do in terms of restoring consumer trust, but that doesn’t mean that things aren’t getting better.

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Budget 2017: Solar industry facing devastating 800% tax increase

Green (Living) Review

Mr Hammond barely mentioned the energy sector in his speech – apart from a promise to help the oil and gas industry “maximise exploitation” of the remaining reserves in the North Sea.

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10 Ways The Green Industry Can Benefit From Commercial Cleaning Trends

Green Prophet

Commercial cleaning is a massive multi-billion dollar industry with a great potential for growth. One industry that can benefit from the attention to detail and goal orientation is the “green” industry. It only makes sense that both industries mutually benefit. .

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Can Flow Industries Make Oil Fracking Greener?

Green Prophet

An established industrial plumbing company from Israel has a technology that may help bridge the divide between industry and environmentalism when it comes to the fracking debate. Flow Industries’ Airshock system is a green alternative in hydrofracking.

Demand-led or industry-led consumption?

Green (Living) Review

Industry, who else, via advertising. By means of advertising on TV, radio and in printed media (and now also on the Internet), as well as on billboards, industry creates these perceived needs that make people rush out – or go online – to buy these unnecessary necessities.

Is the fracking industry shaking in their boots?

Environmental Economics

The oil and gas industry, governments, environmental advocacy groups and others are watching to see whether a series of earthquakes in northeastern Ohio was caused by a nearby fracking operation. The Ohio Department of Natural Resources. ordered a drilling company to shut down a well in Mahoning County while officials examine seismic and geological data, but the agency said it can’t say whether fracking set off the five temblors felt near the Pennsylvania border on Monday and Tuesday.

Industry response to The Food Waste Recycling Action Plan

Green (Living) Review

Commenting on the plan, Philip Simpson, commercial director at ReFood, said: “Forward-thinking initiatives, such as The Food Waste Action Plan, demonstrate real commitment from across the industry to help our environment and boost our economy.

Koch Industries Makes Global Warming Go Away

Wend Magazine

More on Those Crazy Kochs. From ClimateProgress: The 1% Have a Stranglehold on Politics: New Al Jazeera Documentary Sheds Light on the Koch Brothers (watch the video). From ALECexposed: ALEC Exposed: The Koch Connection.

An Offsite Approach from the Timber Industry at Ecobuild

Green (Living) Review

Tuesday 7th March 2017 Launch: New Life-Cycle Assessment Tools Launch: CLT Handbook – “The Robustness of CLT Structures” Stand E109 Explore Offsite at Ecobuild The Confederation of Timber Industries (CTI) together with Wood for Good will be exhibiting at the Explore Offsite section of Ecobuild, 7-9 March 2017, Excel London, showcasing the natural advantages of working with wood. Wood for Good is the timber industry's campaign to promote use of wood in design and construction.

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Climate change might effect the Winter Olympics (and the ski industry)

Environmental Economics

The effect on the ski industry has already been significant. Between 1999 and 2010, low snowfall years cost the industry $1 billion and up to 27,000 jobs.

Nanotechnology – A Leap Forward in the Filtration Industry

Green Prophet

Essential to all live elements on Earth, water plays a quintessential role in human civilization as well. For a healthy life, a safe drinking water supply is required.

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Which Way to Clean Industrial Stormwater?

Sightline Daily

bex in beijing, Flickr IMGP1116 by bex in beijing Industrial companies—metal recyclers, printing plants, rail yards, petroleum refineries, and the like—have a smaller footprint on the land compared to residential areas and other businesses.

Oil Trains: The Industry Speaks for Itself

Sightline Daily

A year and a half after an oil train inferno ended 47 lives in Lac-Megantic, Quebec , the crude-by-rail industry rolls on, virtually unimpeded. It’s about a reckless and unaccountable oil industry that—in the most literal and obvious way—profits by putting our lives at risk.

Selfie with another oil industry funded book critically examining CVM, er, stated preference methods

Environmental Economics

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Israel’s Cruel Meat Industry Exposed by Watchdog TV Show

Green Prophet

With no where to run, undercover cameras expose the cruelty to animals in the Israeli meat industry. Food & Health Lifestyle & Culture animal abuse Animal cruelty livestock meat industry

A Mother’s Milk: Behind the Scenes of the Dairy Industry.

Elephant Journal

As I thought more about it, I realized that I needed to tell the story of the mothers who are used like machines in this industry. Animal Rights Enlightened Society Food Right Livelihood Z ADMIN Wellness Featured Today animal abuse animal rights compassion cows dairy dairy industry factory farms torture vegan

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Life in the post-industrial, post-carbon world

Green (Living) Review

by Michael Smith (Veshengro) In March 2014 the United Nations stated officially and openly that the industrial age is coming to an end.

The Oil Industry’s California Playbook

Sightline Daily

Last week, after intense lobbying from the oil industry, California legislators killed part of a bill that would have set a landmark goal of decreasing statewide petroleum use by 50 percent by 2030. But make no mistake; the oil industry will do everything they can to stop it.

Four Lies the Wellness Industry tells us about Mindfulness Meditation.

Elephant Journal

Lately, I've noticed a troubling trend as mindfulness meditation has become the hottest new self-improvement tool in the handbook of the wellness industry. Health & Wellness Meditation Non New-Agey Spirituality anxiety dedicated practice mindfulness meditation myths spiritual seekers stress wellness industry four liesNames such as "Retreat and Renewal,".

Additional industry slots have opened up on the EPA's science board

Environmental Economics

Making American Great Again: Two scientists have resigned from an Environmental Protection Agency advisory board to protest agency Administrator Scott Pruitt’s removal  of their colleagues. Carlos Martín , a senior research associate at the Urban Institute’s Metropolitan Housing and Communities Policy Center, and Peter B. Meyer, president of the E.P.

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Israel’s Energy Industries Wins Power From Garbage Contract in Ghana

Green Prophet

Energy Industries, a company which specializes in converting energy from plants and other organic material, was awarded a contract to construct a plant in Kumasi, Ghana’s second largest city, to create electric power from natural gas extracted from a large landfill.

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The Yoga Industry is not Yoga.

Elephant Journal

Yoga Manifesto: Yogadawg.com. Bonus: my definition of genuine yoga: “Yoga: the ancient wisdom of Californians.”

How Orangescrum has Helped Successful Industries

Elephant Journal

Let me show; how Orangescrum has helped various industries in their road to success by […]. No business owner has been successful from the first day. Some get lucky whereas others take years to find their feet. But to be successful, every entrepreneur must follow the right path to take his business to the next level.

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Are Doctors & the Pharmaceutical Industry Creating Addicts?

Elephant Journal

Blog (always click 4 all blogs) Enlightened Society (Politics, Active Citizenship, Civil Rights, Social Good) Free Content to Partners Health & Wellness Inspiring (Wow) Z ADMIN Family Featured Today Z ADMIN Wellness Featured Today addiction adults doctors drug addiction health medicating mothers Pharmaceutical Industry prescription drugs teensOne Woman's Painful Prescription Drug Addiction and a Boy's Suicide. A story you will read if you care about the epidemic of addiction and death.

Reuse – a buzz word for the telecom industry for years

Green Prophet

It is little known, however, that the second ‘R’ of this triptych is a principle that has been widely used by the telecommunications industry since its inception. All in all, the telecom industry is very familiar with the reuse of infrastructure which results in a greener world for all of us.

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Ever Thought About a Career in the Renewable Energy Industry?

Sustainability Ninja

Now more than ever, roofers across the United Kingdom are looking to branch out into the renewable revolution and become some of the select few qualified and experienced professionals in the industry. & Industry Renewable Energy renewable energy jobs solarNow more than ever, the need for renewable energy is paramount for the sustainability of the future.

WMS Metal Industries Sorts Recyclables and Makes $ With Push of Button

Green Prophet

The United Arab Emirates is planning to ban non-biodegradable plastic products beginning next year, and it is possible it can work with the latest technological invention from WMS Metal Industries now working locally.