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Schools should be treated in a similar way to our workplaces when it comes to making them more environmentally friendly.  They also present an excellent opportunity to showcase good practice to future ...
... sustainable technologies and projects. In the end despite the differing views I believe that if we invest in the environmental education of our children then rather than impacting negatively on the sustainability ...
Today with the rise of Eco Tourism it can be hard to determine what is truly environmentally friendly and what is just marketing. Below we have outlined a few simple ideas that will result in reducing ...
Below are some simple by effective ideas to help reduce the impact your office is having on the environment.  Replace traditional incandescent light bulbs with CFL (compact fluorescent lights). In addition ...
Do you have any Tips, Ideas or News that will help improve our planet earth and make your life more eco-friendly. If so then please share them with the rest of the planet. Together we can make a difference. ...
Do you have any Tips, Ideas or News that will help improve our planet earth and make your life more eco-friendly. If so then please share them with the rest of the planet. Together we can make a difference. ...
Do you have any environmentally friendly news, products, hints, tips, events or community action? If so tell us about it and share it with the World. ...
... or recycling of greywater, both domestically and for use in commercial irrigation. However, concerns over potential health and environmental risks means that many jurisdictions demand such intensive treatment ...
Green building is the practice of increasing the efficiency with which buildings use resources — energy, water, and materials — while reducing building impacts on human health and the environment during ...
... compost-toilet systems have begun to compete with and replace conventional water closets in high-use public facilities. There they have found a market because of their resilience and the environmental ...
... rate at which they can be replenished naturally. There is now clear scientific evidence, (environmental science), that humanity is living in an unsustainable way, by consuming the Earth’s limited natural ...
... chicks and drying chicken manure. Greenhouses convert solar light to heat, enabling year-round production and the growth (in enclosed environments) of specialty crops and other plants not naturally suited ...
... selective shading (overhangs) and thermal mass. When these features are tailored to the local climate and environment they can produce well-lit spaces that stay in a comfortable temperature range. Socrates'' ...
... or by reduced consumption of energy services. Energy conservation may result in increase of financial capital, environmental value, national security, personal security, and human comfort. Individuals ...
... has proved to be a cost-effective strategy for building economies without necessarily growing energy consumption, as environmental business strategist Joel Makower has noted. For example, the state of ...
... also called cogeneration, is, according to the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, “an efficient, clean, and reliable approach to generating electricity and heat energy from a single fuel source. By ...
Battery recycling is a recycling activity that aims to reduce the number of batteries being disposed as municipal solid waste. It is widely promoted by environmentalists concerned about contamination, ...
... array of solar panels proposed by environmentalists. The millennial landfill would fit on one-tenth of 1 percent of the range land now available for grazing in the continental United States. And if it ...
... must be handled with care. Because of their potential environmental damage, proper disposal of used batteries is required by law in many areas. Unfortunately, this mandate has been difficult to enforce. ...
... analysis Environmental effects of recyclingMaterialEnergy SavingsAir Pollution SavingsAluminum 95% 95% Cardboard 24% — Glass 5-30% 20% Paper 40% 73% Plastics 70% — Steel 60% — There is some debate over ...
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