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Eco Friendly February 19, 2020 posted by

Lowering Flight Emissions – one simple change could make a huge difference

Airline travel has come under harsh criticism for the amount of emissions that it causes for what is in many cases a luxury choice. New research may have landed on a solution for lowering those numbers so that flying has less of a footprint. Just by changing the height of flights.


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Lowering Flight Emissions – one simple change could make a huge difference
Eco Friendly February 19, 2020 posted by

Wildfire Smoke – it’s not just the flames that pose harm

Wildfires are very dangerous and frightening for the people who are affected by them. It’s something that the climate crisis makes more likely to happen and for longer periods. It’s not just the physical flames that are dangerous though. The smoke created by these fires also causes harm and has a greater reach.


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Wildfire Smoke – it’s not just the flames that pose harm
Eco Friendly February 18, 2020 posted by

Emissions From the Arctic – as permafrost melts, emissions go up

As the world gets warmer, permafrost melts. This is the permanently frozen layer under soil in arctic regions of the world. As it melts, it releases greenhouse gases and is one part of the domino effect of climate crisis. NASA has pioneered a study to better help us understand this process.


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Emissions From the Arctic – as permafrost melts, emissions go up
Eco Friendly February 18, 2020 posted by

Extreme Heat Will Become The Norm – the climate crises means summer will be a nightmare

Heatwaves are awful right? Those few days when temperatures soar and it’s like you can’t do anything to escape the heat! The air is trying to melt you! But it’s just a few days, right? Well in the future it’s going to be a lot more. Scientists predict that up to 75% of summer days will be extreme heat days and at that point, I would just call that a new normal.


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Extreme Heat Will Become The Norm – the climate crises means summer will be a nightmare
Eco Friendly February 17, 2020 posted by

Future Heatwaves May Lead to Blackouts – the power girds won’t be able to handle the strain

Heatwaves are going to be a major problem with the climate crisis especially for people who live in urban centers. High usage during high temperatures will likely be too much strain on the power grids causing blackouts and leaving the vulnerable without protection.


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Future Heatwaves May Lead to Blackouts – the power girds won’t be able to handle the strain
Eco Friendly February 17, 2020 posted by

Plastic Guide – check out this info-graphic on plastic

Plastic is in everything. It’s in EVERYTHING. Look around you, just thinking about how much plastic surrounds you, how much you’re literally holding if you’re reading this on a mobile device. We can all agree that it’s not great but it’s all not created equal. Here’s a handy chart of each of the major plastic types.


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Eco Friendly February 14, 2020 posted by

Groundwater Is In Trouble – climate change is going to mean big changes for our water sources

One of the major concerns in the climate crisis is water. To recap, everything needs water to live. Some need more than others. Humanity needs kind of lot. And it’s drying up. Groundwater levels are being loss fairly quickly and this is bad news for the planet.


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Groundwater Is In Trouble – climate change is going to mean big changes for our water sources
Eco Friendly February 12, 2020 posted by

Air Pollution Causes Death Across State Lines – newsflash, emissions travel

Air pollution from one state can cause health issues in neighboring states but it doesn’t stop there. Air pollution can travel over 1000 miles away to make people sick depending on the type of emissions. This is why it’s important to tackle emissions at a national if not global level.


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Air Pollution Causes Death Across State Lines – newsflash, emissions travel
Eco Friendly February 11, 2020 posted by

Less Plastic with Amazon – check out these tips to make Amazon orders greener

You probably think you have no control over the waste that is generated by ordering packages and having things delivered. The only answer is to stop, right? Well, as it turns out, there’s a lot you can do if you’re ordering from Amazon! Here’s a link with some great tips on lowering your plastic waste.


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Less Plastic with Amazon – check out these tips to make Amazon orders greener