Biomimetics: A strong light organic material that promises a ton of eco features

EcoFriend

Biomimetics is the science of imitating nature’s design and taking inspiration from the planet when it comes to synthesizing the technologies of tomorrow. The new material has been made with a substance called ‘Aerogel’.

Pros and Cons of Organic Farming

Greentumble

Even though organic farming has been around since the Neolithic period, when our ancestors turned from hunters and gatherers to farmers, there is no doubt that it is experiencing a bit of a comeback in recent years. Quick Navigation for Pros and Cons of Organic Agriculture.

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Regenerative Agriculture is our only hope for saving the planet

Green Prophet

A Flawed Solution to Feeding the Planet . Farmers used to ensure that everything they took out of the ground was put back in, in the form of biomass (organic material). They learn to make compost to enrich soil, mulches to conserve water, and cover crops to add organic matter.

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Why You Should Invest in Organic Bedding

Eco Chic

That can mean eating more organic fruits and veggies. But there are other ways to think about being organically healthy. One less obvious way to treat your body and the earth better is to start using bedding made from organic materials. Organic Cotton Bedding.

Paper Planet Collection to make your home more Eco friendly

EcoFriend

Designer Katja Hettler and architect Jula Tüllmann of Tüllmann studio, based in Berlin,have come up with a unique collection named Paper Planet, which will add a touch of sumptuousness to your interiors with its eco friendly nature. Paper Planet. Paper Planet.

Healthy Furniture is the Future in a Green Home

Green Life Smart Life

People are finding the importance to using local woods and organic material, they are making a change to their carbon footprint, and making changes in order to “green” their lives. Switching to organic foods, cleaners and even the way they care for their pets and lawn.

Heroines for the Planet: NYC Botanist and Urban Ecologist Marielle Anzelone

Eco Chic

At the same time, the fire has just burnt organic material, returning it to the soil, making the usually sandy, infertile soil the perfect nursery for the pine seeds to germinate.

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10 Examples of Renewable and Non-Renewable Resources

Greentumble

But since then, we have crossed the threshold of the sustainable resource management, and began using more resources than one planet Earth can possibly provide. planet Earths available to sustain our needs. We are using resources as if we had two planets, not one.

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Waste Incineration: Advantages and Disadvantages

Greentumble

To put that in perspective, if we took all the human beings on the planet and placed them on an impossibly gigantic scale, their combined weight would only be one-quarter of that amount [2]. High moisture organic waste.

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After the Harvest: Three Expert Steps for Healthy Autumn Soil in Your Garden

Nature Conservancy - Science

Just 25 years ago, scientists commonly thought that a tenth of the organisms in the soil had been identified. Nichols puts it in no uncertain terms: “Soil is the difference between life and lifelessness on this planet.”. That cover crop feeds billions of organisms. It’s autumn.

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10 Ways to Prevent Indoor and Outdoor Air Pollution

Greentumble

For instance, air pollution on some days in China has the same effect on human organism such as smoking 60 cigarettes per day [1] ! Eat local, organic produce & less meat. You need to begin with mining for raw materials. 7 Eat local and organic produce & eat less meat.

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Causes and Effects of Desertification on People and the Environment

Greentumble

Higher food prices, water availability, violent conflicts for land, migration, increasing poverty, pollution from wind-blown dust particles coming from distant lands could be the outcomes of desertification if we let it consume more of our planet.

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How Can We Prevent or Reverse Desertification and Save Lands from Desert Encroachment?

Greentumble

With topsoil gone, important soil nutrients with organic material are lost. This pattern keeps repeating faster and faster–failing areas keep getting larger, our population too, but the land we have available on this planet remains the same.

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10 Facts You Probably Didn’t Know about Solar Energy

Greentumble

A material better than silicone. Organic solar cells exist. 5 A material better than silicon (?). So, it is likely that in the future, this material might break new efficiency records [7]. Another advantage of this material is flexibility.

Astonishing Facts About Wetlands

Greentumble

As unappealing as the term “wetlands” sounds, wetlands should be celebrated for their multiple services they deliver which help keep our planet and society going as well as for their extraordinarily beautiful landscapes. The USEPA offers educational materials online at its website.

Chasing a Comet: ESA’s Rosetta Spacecraft

Eco Friendly Daily

The most striking observation was the discovery of organic material, in a sample collected by NASA’s Stardust probe and sent back to Earth. The European Space Agency’s Rosetta Probe launched in 2004, with the ten-year goal of chasing down a comet.

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Causes and Effects of Soil Erosion

Greentumble

Organic matter content : Organic matter in the soil has two important functions. The organic material from deeper layers binds other soil particles together and stimulates the formation of aggregates, which are important structural component of resistant soils.

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Sundance Launch Tee Recycling Scheme

Eco Friendly Daily

Anyone dropping off a T-shirt will receive a 20% discount on Loomstate clothes at Barneys and proceeds from the program will benefit 1% for the Planet. Taking old t-shirts and clothes to charity stores or donating them to community organizations may still be a greener option for instance.

How to go green with eco-friendly clothing

Green Prophet

Top designers are already embracing synthetic and recycled materials. Organic materials. When you do purchase new clothing, try to consider the material. It should be organic. On the other hand, organic cotton is a natural and non-harmful product.

What Are the 4 Main Types of Non-Renewable Energy?

Greentumble

It was formed like the other fossil fuels with pressure and heat pressing on organic material over millions of years. Nuclear power is considered non-renewable because the material used in nuclear power plants – uranium – is a non-renewable resource [2].

How the Reaction of Lakes to Climate Change Improves Our Understanding

Eco Friendly Daily

” It is a lame defense that shows a lack of understanding of the complexities of both climate change and the planet. They can cause changes to water chemistry that can affect the ability of any organism to survive in these waters.

Earthship Biotecture to introduce sustainable homes for urban cities

EcoFriend

Sonia Renthlei: We’ve seen houses made of wood and concrete but a house constructed entirely out of natural and recycled materials is something else altogether.

Eco-Festivals, Inc. Announces First Annual San Ramon Eco-Festival

Green (Living) Review

an organization that encourages people to live simple and cost-effective green lifestyles, has teamed with leading environmentally-conscious vendors and experts to announce the first annual Eco-Festival being held at Bishop Ranch Civic Center in San Ramon, California on August 29-30, 2009.

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Eco-Aware Sex Toys To Green Your Romance

Green Prophet

From the ins and outs of vaginal lubrication to designing a vibrator of Amazonian proportions , many manufacturers are now offering uncompromising pleasure with the wellbeing of your health and the planet in mind. Made from natural, recycled or recyclable or medical grade materials?

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Make This School Year A Little Greener

Eco Friendly Daily

A) Pack your kid a green lunch – organic foods in a reusable lunch box. Buy nice gently used clothing at resale shops, participate in clothes swap and/or buy clothing made of organic materialorganic cotton, hemp etc. The new school year begins in a few days.

21st Century Education - Systems Thinking

The Green Changemakers

Tools for Systems Thinkers: The 6 Fundamental Concepts of Systems Thinking By [link] Tools for Systems Thinkers: Designing Circular Systems Everything is Interconnected, our lungs and plants share the same fractal design and our bodies are made of the same organic material that is in our food.

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Zero Waste World

The Green Changemakers

Adopting a zero waste approach to resource management is critical to the future of our planet and its peoples. For generations now, workers and communities have conserved materials and created value through composting, recycling, and reuse. WHAT IS ZERO WASTE?

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Tunneling through to power saving gadgets with efficient electronics

EcoFriend

The global energy demands are constantly on the rise and most of the homes across the planet still depend heavily (and even entirely) on conventional grid powers supply along with gas lines. Organic Transistors. Energy-saving transistorsmade from organic materials.

Sustainable Furniture: Will We Pay for It?

Green Life Smart Life

1 reason to buy green furniture is its healthier for the planet. These organizations monitor how wood is grown, logged and transported. Consumers should also consider buying furniture made from recycled or organic materials. Buying second-hand and antique furniture or accepting hand-me-downs are ways to save the planet and keep furniture from ending up in landfills. From The New York Times: Once a laggard in the green scene, the $8.3

Sustainable Furniture: Will We Pay for It?

Green Life Smart Life

1 reason to buy green furniture is its healthier for the planet. These organizations monitor how wood is grown, logged and transported. Consumers should also consider buying furniture made from recycled or organic materials. Buying second-hand and antique furniture or accepting hand-me-downs are ways to save the planet and keep furniture from ending up in landfills. From The New York Times: Once a laggard in the green scene, the $8.3

The great Pacific garbage patch

Green (Living) Review

Quite nicely thanks by using reusable shopping bags of various types and materials. Reducing the rubbish that we produce, reusing, upcycling and recycling is the answer, the only answer here and it is not rocket science and all that what is left over after that, and there is always some, go either, as in the case of organic material, to make compost, or to the incinerator where energy is produced during the burning process.

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5 Things You Didn't Know: Garbage

The Green Changemakers

What began as a grassroots campaign to put the interests of planet Earth on the national agenda in America has grown into a global cause with deep, sprawling roots in ecology, advocacy, sustainability, and of course, politics. Inorganic material melts into useful construction materials.

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5 Global Warming Facts: Learn About the Causes and Effects

The Green Changemakers

The food and yard wastes you throw away: When you send food wastes, grass clippings, and other organic materials to the landfill, they’re much more likely to end up producing methane because they’ll decompose in an anaerobic (or oxygen-free) environment.

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Excrement to energy: Human waste to produce clean power!

EcoFriend

Producing energy from human waste Modern lifestyle and growing population, along with ever growing food needs mean that human waste is becoming a major biohazard across the planet. The cartridge is lined with biodegradable material and once removed from LooWatt is dumped into a digester that churns out biogas. Public restroom design crafted by Caine, the Trilet does away with usage of water and covers human waste with hay, sawdust and organic material. Please login.

Restores a rainforest

The Green Changemakers

And those are the peat swamp forests on 20 meters of peat, the largest accumulation of organic material in the world. You don't need to harvest organs or any other of the crops.

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