Getting Started with Carrier Oils

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Carrier oils are vegetable oils extracted from various nuts, seeds and kernels. Such oils are used as key ingredients in the making of natural lotions, soaps, shampoos, conditioners, body oils and aromatherapy. natural beauty carrier oils

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Lest we Forget – BP Oil Spill 2010

10,000 Birds

This week marks the 2-year anniversary of the Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill in the Gulf of Mexico. On April 20th 2010, the world received news that eleven men working on the Deepwater Horizon oil rig died in an explosion on the BP-operated Macondo Prospect.

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The Truth About Oil Pulling.

Elephant Journal

Blog (always click 4 all blogs) Health & Wellness ayurveda Ayurvedic dental health health health wellness john douillard oil pulling

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44 Genius Benefits of Coconut Oil.

Elephant Journal

Coconut oil is fast becoming known as a miracle oil. Health & Wellness advice coconut oil green health products uses

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Israeli Researchers Make Oil from Greenhouse Gas

Green Prophet

A replacement for oil has become a burning need in the 21st century. As opposed to other alternative fuel sources, such as electric cars, which require additional infrastructure, this green feed made from water and CO2 would merely replace oil as the input for refineries.

The Thin Green Line Is Stopping Coal and Oil in Their Tracks

Sightline Daily

That’s the reputation our region has earned as an increasing number of proposed coal and oil export projects have encountered ferocious opposition. Oil Pipelines. Enbridge first announced preliminary plans for the Northern Gateway oil sands pipeline in March 2002. Oil by Rail.

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Saudi economy trashed by cheap oil

Green Prophet

Despite the forecast of dire effects of global warming in the Middle East , oil producing countries like Saudi Arabia have continued to keep oil production at high levels. Crashing oil prices are hurting this desert kingdom tremendously.

How to Change your Life. For Real. With or Without Coconut Oil.

Elephant Journal

Health & Wellness Inspiring (Wow) Sustainability (Business, Entrepreneurship, Livelihood) accountability apple cider vinegar change your life coconut oil decision lemon water life-changing success formula systemWhat will change the life of one person will.

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How Essential Oils can Detox our Brains.

Elephant Journal

Essential oils can be used to support sleep and vagus nerve signaling to help heal a toxic nerve and lymphatic drainage. Health & Wellness Non New-Agey Spirituality body brain essential oils healing health holistic nervous system relax stress relief vagus nerveFor sleep, we can consider.

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10 Weird and Wonderful Uses for Olive Oil

Green Prophet

It’s no surprise we’ve found creative ways to use olives and their oils. Native to the Mediterranean-basin, and probably first domesticated in Crete, who first hatched the recipe for extracting olives’ oils remains an mystery.

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Bahrain generates oil and brains using 5 MW solar power

Green Prophet

Together with the National Oil and Gas Authority, the Electricity and Water Authority, and the University of Bahrain, Bapco wants to improve the generation of clean energy using the sun – the major renewable energy resource in the Middle East. Energy Bahrain oil industry Solar Energy

Washington State Has Forgotten Its Own BP Oil Spill

Sightline Daily

Oil Spill by US Coast Guard (license). It was just a few days before Christmas 1988 when an oil barge accident near the entrance of Grays Harbor unleashed one of the most damaging spills in Northwest history. 6 fuel oil. Also known as Bunker C oil and “black tar crude,” No.

Submit Your BP Oil Spill Solution

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My Personal Palm Oil Conflict.

Elephant Journal

While the unsustainable palm oil industry is wreaking havoc on the environment, it is also creating economic growth and stability.

Make your own Essential Oil First Aid Kit.

Elephant Journal

Like herbs, essential oils embody the healing properties of plants that can be used to treat numerous health conditions. Green Health & Wellness Common Cold essential oils eucalyptus ginger Lisa Abernathy naiouli patchouli tea tree oil wind-heat

Uses for eucalyptus oil

Green Living Tips

It just doesn't get more Australian than eucalyptus oil - discover some uses for this amazing oil around the home - it's a more earth friendly alternative to many common cleaning products we buy

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Why Northwest Doctors Oppose Oil-by-Rail Development

Sightline Daily

That’s how more than 300 medical professionals are describing plans to build out crude oil-by-rail facilities in the Northwest. Perhaps the most obvious health risk of oil trains is their propensity for catastrophic derailments. Oil Storage Tank Fires and Explosions. Alex E.

The Surprising Science behind Essential Oils & Digestive Health.

Elephant Journal

Your skin, your largest organ, is relatively permeable to fat-soluble substances like essential oils. The molecules of essential oils are so small that they can pass through your skin into the capillaries and. Family Food Green Health & Wellness benefits digestion essential oils healing health healthy how to Science scientific stomach ache

Safe, Natural Essential Oil Fungicide Works Where Bleach Doesn't

Green Earth Journey

Thieves Oil versus Toxic Mold Dr. Edward Close has been called in on several cases where households were quarantined for toxic mold that had not responded to bleach, hospital cleansers, or industrial strength chemicals.

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Oil Cleansing: How to Have Amazingly Clear & Radiant Skin. ~ Kate Bartolotta & Jennifer White

Elephant Journal

Kate Bartolotta and I recently discovered that we''ve both been using the oil cleansing method of skin care using, yes, actual oils with success for years. Blog (always click 4 all blogs) Health & Wellness Z ADMIN Wellness Featured Today agran oil essential oils face Jennifer White Kate Bartolotta oil cleansing skincare

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Israeli oil spill catastrophe seeps into desert sands and rivers (PHOTOS)

Green Prophet

An estimated 600,000 gallons of crude oil (3 million liters) is causing severe damage to the southern port city area of Eilat, endangering also those close to the Eilat border, media outlets confirm. The oil spill reached as far as the Evrona nature reserve. Energy Eilat Israel oil

What is Oil Pulling & How to do it.

Elephant Journal

Oil pulling is an age-old remedy, from India, that cleans and detoxifies the teeth and gums. Blog (always click 4 all blogs) Family, Youth, Enlightened Education Health & Wellness ayurveda how to do it India oil pulling

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Irony Alert: A Delaware Oil Company Feels Threatened by Sea Level Rise

Sierra Club Compass

Oil companies seem to think they have the most to gain by denying climate disruption. Just look at the lengths that the oil-rich Koch brothers have gone to in order to suppress climate action, spending and saying anything to derail any policy tackling the climate crisis.

Easy Ayurvedic Oil Massage for Glowing, Smooth Skin.

Elephant Journal

Green Health & Wellness ayurveda coconut oil living on a budget olive oil skin careLiving on an extremely tight budget and turning 40 soon, I know firsthand how inexpensive and effective basic Ayurvedic self-care treatments can be.

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Kuwait Prepares for the End of Oil

Green Prophet

While the United Arab Emirates, Qatar and Saudi Arabia have been outspoken about their shift to renewable energy to shore up for when oil supplies start to wane, Kuwait has largely remained in the shadows.

Exxon Threatens to Arrest Reporters after Massive Arkansas Oil Spill. {Colbert Video}

Elephant Journal

Something doesn''t smell right about this recent oil spill in an Arkansas neighborhood.

US Oil Consumption Falls Again

Sightline Daily

Preliminary data from the US Energy Information Administration suggests that total oil consumption in the United States fell by about 1.5 percent last year—meaning that the country as a whole used about as much oil in 2012 as it did in 1994.

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Shell announces plans to drill for Arctic oil this summer

Green Blog

Shell has announced that they intend to revive their oil drilling plans in the Arctic waters of off Alaska. It’s estimated that around 24 billion barrels of oil can be extracted from Alaska – potentially being the biggest oil reserve in the world.

Cyprus Oil Spill Threatens Pristine Coastline

Green Prophet

Last Tuesday, an oil tanker delivering fuel to a power plant in the Turkish Cypriot-controlled north of Cyprus spilled approximately 40 tons of oil into the Mediterranean Sea. Image of dead bird in oil spill from Shutterstock; Cyprus oil spill cleanup from World Bulletin.

New Oil Slick in Egypt Threatens Red Sea Coral Reef

Green Prophet

This coral reef in Egypt is threatened by a new oil slick, according to local reports. Ecologists have discovered a new 300 meter oil slick in the Red Sea just outside of El-Tor, according to WReporter.

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Oil Train Explosions: A Timeline in Pictures

Sightline Daily

At 7:15 this morning, yet another crude oil train erupted into an inferno, this time near a small town in central North Dakota. Kanawha River, West Virginia, Crude Oil Derailment by Paul Corbit Brown (Used with permission.)

Greenpeace ship Arctic Sunrise detained in Spain following oil protest

Green Blog

The Ministry of Public Works and Transportation in Spain has detained the Arctic Sunrise, a ship operated by Greenpeace International, while an investigation is completed into the peaceful anti-oil drilling protest, which took place in the waters off Canary Islands this past weekend.

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The Production of Palm oil kills cute Monkeys unless it’s done this Way.

Elephant Journal

Walk the Talk Show with Waylon Lewis presents… Palm oil is a controversial topic—it’s been associated with rainforest deforestation and with the endangerment and deaths of hundreds of different species. Earth Balance believes that palm oil can be sustainably harvested and to underline this, they are committed to sourcing 100 percent of their palm oil from […].

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5 Ways to Use Olive Oil & Look 10 Years Younger.

Elephant Journal

Ever since I was a nubile young girl of about three or four, I have enjoyed the simmering scent of olive oil in my mother''s kitchen as she sautéed and prepared nearly every dish with this savory liquid magic. Blog (always click 4 all blogs) Family, Youth, Enlightened Education Health & Wellness Z ADMIN Family Featured Today health olive oil younger

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Anti-inflammatory Massage Oil with Lavender and Eucalyptus

Hug a Tree with Me

The simple recipe below pairs five wonderful external anti-inflammatory agents – lavender and eucalyptus as well as coconut oil, aloe and grapeseed oil. 2 tbsp melted coconut oil. 10 drops of lavender essential oil. 8 drops of eucalyptus essential oil.

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Restoring Hot Oil Treatment Recipe for Dull and Damaged Hair

Hug a Tree with Me

Hot oil treatments are used as a pre-shampoo to help restore damage inflicted from the use of chemicals, dyes and heat. Homemade hot oil treatments are easy to make, natural and inexpensive. Restoring Hot Oil Treatment Recipe for Dull and Damaged Hair.

Is Palm Oil Vegan?

Eco-Vegan Girl

A perfect example is palm oil - in this article I explore this confusing and touchy subject, and offer some suggestions on how you can keep your purchases as ethical as possible. check out this list of organic and natural products with palm oil]. Will you continue to buy palm oil?

Add 'delayed effects on fish stocks' to the list of damages to be valued during oil spills

Environmental Economics

For 25 years, methodical research by scientists has investigated the effects of the Exxon Valdez oil spill in 1989 on Alaskan communities and ecosystems. The herring population crashed four years after the spill in Prince William Sound and pink salmon stocks also declined, but the link to the oil spill has remained controversial. "In terms of impacts to shore-spawning fish, the oil spill likely had a much bigger footprint than anyone realized."

Whatever Happened to Peak Oil?

Nature Conservancy - Science

About 10 years ago, discussions of peak oil were everywhere. Peak oil was a cover story in Newsweek and National Geographic. When would the production of oil from the Earth’s crust begin to drop and fail to keep up with rising demand, particularly from the developing world?

Setting the Record Straight on Oil Trains

Sightline Daily

Oil trains in the railyards, Everett, WA (10). Anderson (Used with permission) Editor’s note: The Seattle Times recently published a guest opinion regarding oil trains. Here’s a fact: new projects could induce as many as 100 loaded crude oil trains per week to transit Washington.