Posts by Category: Eco Friendly

All things green and planet saving.

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Car vs. Bike Calculator – how much can you save by swapping two wheels for four

You know that you can save the Earth (a little bit) by switching out your car for a bike when you can but do you know how much you can save on emissions? How about how many trees you would have to plant to cover the pollution from those emissions, if you choose to drive instead? The Car vs. Bike Calculator will give you all the answers.


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Car vs. Bike Calculator – how much can you save by swapping two wheels for four
Eco Friendly March 29, 2018 posted by

Plastic Bottle Recycling – UK plans to reward people for recycling

Plastics are not great for the environment. They are tossed into the waste cycle which means they end up in all sorts of places they should never go. One of the best solutions we have in fighting this is by recycling but many people just don’t. The UK is joining a number of other countries in rewarding people by recycling.


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Plastic Bottle Recycling – UK plans to reward people for recycling
Eco Friendly March 21, 2018 posted by

Super Monster Wolf – this robot may look scary but it’s trying to help

Before we understood natural food systems and cycles of life, humans made some really terrible hunting choices. Like killing all the wolves in an area which causes lack of natural predators and overpopulation of animals like deer which then eat the crops. Japan is trying to save their crops from such issues with the Super Monster Wolf, the animatronic . . . wolf.


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Super Monster Wolf – this robot may look scary but it’s trying to help
Eco Friendly February 15, 2018 posted by

Be Battery Free Electric Toothbrush – keep your mouth fresh anywhere you go

Good dental care is important to our overall health. Some people like to take that extra measure and invest in an electric toothbrush and although they do a good job at keeping our smile in tip top shape, when they run out of power, they’re pretty worthless. The Be Battery Free Electric Toothbrush will keep you straight even if you’re away from civilization.


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Be Battery Free Electric Toothbrush – keep your mouth fresh anywhere you go
Eco Friendly February 12, 2018 posted by

Huge floating solar farm – China reuses abandoned coal mine for new power

Coal is not great for the earth, burning coal for power that is. Coal just sitting in the planet slowly forming diamonds and minding its own business is fine. To show its devotion to making a coal free future, China has built a floating solar farm right on top of an abandoned coal mine.


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Huge floating solar farm – China reuses abandoned coal mine for new power
Eco Friendly February 2, 2018 posted by

Garbage to Garden – curbside composting for sustainable living

Most people have a recycling bucket next to their trashcan for the city or town to pick up when they do the garbage run. This is great but what if we could take it one step further and add a composting bucket to the list? Garbage to Garden is the Maine company that is making composting as simple as taking out the trash.


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Garbage to Garden – curbside composting for sustainable living
Eco Friendly February 2, 2018 posted by

Solar Paper – this solar panel is ultra-thin for your on the go charging needs

Solar power is hot! We’re all keen to live more sustainable lives so solar power offers us the option of turning to a renewable energy source, even for our smallest gadgets. The Solar Paper is a super thin and portable solar panel perfect for charging on the go.


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Solar Paper – this solar panel is ultra-thin for your on the go charging needs
Eco Friendly January 29, 2018 posted by

Memphis Meats – this company wants to grow all our meat in a lab

Some people don’t eat meat for religious reasons but many people don’t eat meat due to ethical reasons. After all, meat production involves, in many cases, cruelty and ecological damage. What if there was a way to get meat without that though? Memphis Meats is the manufacturer of meat without animals.


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Memphis Meats – this company wants to grow all our meat in a lab
Eco Friendly January 18, 2018 posted by

OffGrid 10 Watt Solar Panel Backpack – carry a battery and everything else you need

Going off gird used to mean cutting off all ties from the modern world but that’s no longer the case today. We’ve got harnessing the sun as a battery down these days so now when you go out into the wilderness, you can take your camera and GPS with you. The OffGrid 10 Watt Solar Panel Backpack will keep your gadgets going while you take a break from society.


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OffGrid 10 Watt Solar Panel Backpack – carry a battery and everything else you need
diy January 11, 2018 posted by

Joining Bottles – this cool project uses discarded bottles to put things together

There’s a lot of plastic waste in the world. Even the most conscience of us will from time to time use a plastic bottle to have a drink of water or soda, especially while we’re out. You find these bottles in the garbage and worse, on the ground. This interesting technique from Joining Bottles turns empty bottles into an adhesive.


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Joining Bottles – this cool project uses discarded bottles to put things together