Posts by Category: Eco Friendly

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Eco Friendly September 24, 2019 posted by

Environmental Crisis Then and Now – climate change is something totally different

Although the phrase “climate change” may be a bit newer the idea of making changes to avoid man made environmental disasters is not, so why is the momentum behind them so different from the 70s and 80s? Well, the short answer is because climate change isn’t as “exciting”.


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Environmental Crisis Then and Now – climate change is something totally different
Eco Friendly September 23, 2019 posted by

Are Cities Bad for the Environment – do urban areas really cause more emissions than rural

Cities have a lot emissions and often get the fingers pointed at them for causing too much pollution but is that really the case? This article breaks down emissions between cities and large towns and as it turns out, the cities aren’t doing so bad.


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Are Cities Bad for the Environment – do urban areas really cause more emissions than rural
Eco Friendly September 20, 2019 posted by

Do Personal Acts Matter – if everyone does a little, we can do a lot

Do personal choices affect climate change outcomes? That’s one of the big questions for the climate crisis. We know that the major factors come from industry and obviously, a private person forgoing air travel or cutting meat from their menu won’t change that. But, even so, making personal changes can have an impact, just not exactly in the way we think.


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Do Personal Acts Matter – if everyone does a little, we can do a lot
Eco Friendly September 19, 2019 posted by

Rights of Nature Laws – new laws would give lakes, trees, and land rights

If you’ve been on the internet for a any length of time you’ve probably read the meme about the tree that owns itself. This delightful story may actually hold some guidance for how we should treat nature in the future. There’s a growing movement to assign Rights of Nature laws could change how we interact with it.


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Rights of Nature Laws – new laws would give lakes, trees, and land rights
Eco Friendly September 16, 2019 posted by

Chemicals Found in Dolphins – invisible pollution has consequences

There’s a lot of discussion about the pollution that we can see, namely plastic in most cases. But lets not forget that it’s not just the bags that are a problem for the environment, we use a lot of chemicals and those chemicals are getting into the ecosystem too. A new study has found very high levels of toxic chemicals in bottle-nose dolphins.


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Chemicals Found in Dolphins – invisible pollution has consequences
Eco Friendly September 13, 2019 posted by

Denmark Moves to Ban PFAS – the potentially harmful chemical is on food wrappers and clothing

The chemicals that keep food packaging from getting greasy and clothes from getting stained is potentially harmful to humans and animals so Denmark is moving to ban them completely. This move may not be successful but it is a powerful statement for the environment and health.


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Denmark Moves to Ban PFAS – the potentially harmful chemical is on food wrappers and clothing