Posts by Category: Eco Friendly

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Awesome February 17, 2017 posted by

Solar Powered Radio – this station fights information darkness with the sun

We’re used to media overload in our lives, after all, most of us have immediate access to any information we want, right in our pockets and bags. This isn’t true of the entire world and in some places, radio is what keeps people informed. In South Sudan, one radio station went full solar power to make sure people could get the news.


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Solar Powered Radio – this station fights information darkness with the sun
Eco Friendly February 7, 2017 posted by

Bamboo Toothbrush – keep your mouth and the Earth clean

Toothbrushes, thank goodness for those, right? It’s so nice to have modern dental hygiene tools. The thing is though, they’re probably not great for the environment once you go to toss them. Sure you can probably extend their life a little bit by transitioning them into house cleaning tools but they’re going to end up in the bin eventually. Brush a little greener with the Bamboo Toothbrush.


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Bamboo Toothbrush – keep your mouth and the Earth clean
Eco Friendly February 1, 2017 posted by

Isidore Electronics Recycling – a model for the future of e-waste

What do you do with an old TV when it finally dies? Or your outdated mobile device that doesn’t even have any trade in value. Probably put it in the normal trash but if you are doing that, please stop. E-waste is killing our planet. Companies like Isidore Electronics Recycling are hoping to fight against the tide of dated electronics.


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Isidore Electronics Recycling – a model for the future of e-waste
Eco Friendly January 6, 2017 posted by

Cross Laminated Timber used in a wooden elevator will help reduce carbon emissions

Buildings account for a surprising amount of the world’s carbon emissions According to the US Green Building Council, roughly 40% of national CO2 emissions come from buildings. But a product called Cross Laminated Timber (CLT) is helping to change that. Used in Europe for several decades, the company SMARTLAM has brought this innovative product to America. This engineered wood building system is a multi-layered solid wood panel consisting of 3 to 9 layers of lumber stacked crosswise and bonded together….


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Cross Laminated Timber used in a wooden elevator will help reduce carbon emissions
Eco Friendly December 23, 2016 posted by

POPSICASE – the first iPhone case made from 100 percent recycled materials

Fishing nets are decimating marine life in our oceans, even though many governments have banned their use. One company is doing something about it. POPSICASE is the first iPhone protective case made from discarded fishing nets and recycled aluminum. The invention was created by architect, set designer and sculptor Pablo Erlandsen and María José Pedragosa, a biologist, advertiser and social entrepreneur. This innovative case has a hideaway handle that makes it easy to use your iPhone 6, 6S or 7…


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POPSICASE – the first iPhone case made from 100 percent recycled materials
Eco Friendly December 19, 2016 posted by

Avani Eco Bags – the totally biodegradable “plastic” bags

We all probably have a bag of plastic bags in our house. I don’t mean garbage bags, I mean bags from grocery stores and gas stations that we’re saving up to reuse because we know just throwing them out is wasteful but eventually, they’re going to end up in a landfill or worse. With Avani Eco Bags, you can just toss them because these bags are 100% biodegradable and safe.


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Avani Eco Bags – the totally biodegradable “plastic” bags
Eco Friendly November 18, 2016 posted by

UltraBoost Uncaged Parley – these sneakers are made out of trash

There’s a lot of trash in the ocean and just removing it is only part of the problem. We still have to do something with it. Why not make sneakers? Adidas has partnering with Parley for the Oceans to turn old plastic into attractive footwear. The UltraBOOST Uncaged Parley is a sneaker made from waste that was pulled from the oceans.


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UltraBoost Uncaged Parley – these sneakers are made out of trash
Eco Friendly October 18, 2016 posted by

Tree Shaped Wind Turbines – these awesome turbines will fit in your backyard

Most things you stick in your yard are purely decorative but what if you could put in a tree that would power your entire house? The tree shaped wind turbines from NewWind are aesthetically pleasing, fully functional, wind-based power generators for all your needs.


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Tree Shaped Wind Turbines – these awesome turbines will fit in your backyard
Eco Friendly October 7, 2016 posted by

Solo Stove Lite – the ecofriendly light weight campfire stove

Regardless of the weather, if you’re planning to spend a few days in nature, you’re probably going to need something to cook food on. There are a ton of options that use your car’s battery or solar energy but nothing beats that old standby, fire. The Solo Stove Lite is the compact wood burning stove that you can take anywhere.


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Solo Stove Lite – the ecofriendly light weight campfire stove
Eco Friendly August 13, 2016 posted by

Future Energy Saving Technology Infographic – ideas under test show promise

The good folk at SaveOnEnergy have sent us an infographic demonstrating some clever ways we might be saving energy in the future, using new technologies. We’re huge supporters of anything that can go towards helping us reduce consumption, even if some of it sounds like pie in the sky right now. You never know, right? Technology has a habit of delivering surprises down the line. So here’s the info (and a link to the main source) for you to enjoy.


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Future Energy Saving Technology Infographic – ideas under test show promise
Awesome August 8, 2016 posted by

Nanobubbles – cute name for a powerful anti-pollution innovation

Non-biological pollutants are a huge problem for our planet’s waterways but sometimes these manmade pollutants cause a rise in harmful bacteria and viruses that further make a natural space uninhabitable. Which is to say, there may not be much in the way of trash that are is killing a waterway, the issue could be smaller than our human eyes can see. One scientist used nanotechnology to clean up and recover an entire wetland, saving it from utter destruction.


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Nanobubbles – cute name for a powerful anti-pollution innovation