Posts by Category: Eco Friendly

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Eco Friendly June 12, 2019 posted by

Stay Optimistic About Climate Change – it’s scary but it’s not the end of the world (yet)

Climate news got you down? Not surprising, it’s a lot of gloom and doom. Well, not so much gloom, you know, because of the climate change. But lots of doom! You’re not alone but you know what? Falling into despair won’t help us. Staying optimistic, even though things are scary, may help us gain better outcomes.


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Stay Optimistic About Climate Change – it’s scary but it’s not the end of the world (yet)
Eco Friendly June 12, 2019 posted by

Plastic is Complex – Reddit thread breaks down sustainable plastics

Biodegradable plastic is a really interesting concept and a future that incorporates such products on a large scale is one that is exciting in a lot of ways. But as we learn more about the issue of plastics when it comes to sustainability, we need to realize that it’s not as easy as just replacing plastics with something else. This interesting Reddit thread outlines some of the hurdles.


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Plastic is Complex – Reddit thread breaks down sustainable plastics
Eco Friendly June 11, 2019 posted by

Tap – find water wherever you go

Drinking water is SO GOOD for you. You probably aren’t drinking enough and you should do more. But plastic bottles are so not good for the earth and you should use less of them. So what do you do when you’re out and about, trying to stay hydrated while not creating more pollution? Check out tap, the app that tells you were you can fill up your bottle.


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Tap – find water wherever you go
but is it art? June 5, 2019 posted by

Bioglitter – the eco-friendly glitter alternative

Glitter, the shiny stuff we love to hate. Or just love to love. Your feelings may vary on the subject of glitter. But however you feel about it, it’s everywhere and it’s made of plastic so not great for the planet. Now there’s a pollution friendly alternative. Bioglitter, the plastic free, biodegradable glitter alternative.


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Bioglitter – the eco-friendly glitter alternative
Eco Friendly June 3, 2019 posted by

Conference Swag – this common marketing tool is killer on the environment

If you go to conventions, like work conventions, not comic, then you’re likely REALLY familiar with the free swag. Pens, magnets, tote bags all branded with company logos to get you to remember their services, whatever they may be, after you leave the weekend. This is not great for the environment.


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Conference Swag – this common marketing tool is killer on the environment
Eco Friendly May 20, 2019 posted by

Better Health By Going Electric – making the way for electric cars may improve health

Switching to electric vehicles is good for the environment, less emissions! But did you know, it could be good for our health too? A new paper looks at the costs of building electric vehicle charging infrastructures vs health costs and the numbers are looking good for electric cars.


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Better Health By Going Electric – making the way for electric cars may improve health
Eco Friendly May 16, 2019 posted by

Construction Emissions – this sector can save money by going green

Construction is one of the sectors that we are looking towards cutting their emissions but as it turns out they may not be the most forthcoming with information on how well they’re doing with new emission goals. Still, cutting down on emissions may end up saving them money in the end.


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Construction Emissions – this sector can save money by going green
Eco Friendly May 15, 2019 posted by

More Rats? – numbers may be climbing thanks to climate change

Rats, a common city pest. No one likes to see them running around and for big, big cities like New York City, they’re an epidemic. One that may only be getting worse because of climate change. As if lack of water and extreme heat weren’t enough, now we have to worry about rats. What a nightmare!


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More Rats? – numbers may be climbing thanks to climate change