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Innovative Biogas System Lets You Convert Your Organic Waste

By |2019-07-02T20:37:58+03:00February 11th, 2016|Categories: Alternative Energy, Environment & Planet|Tags: , , , |

The thought of living in a self-sufficient environment sounds attractive, don’t ya think? Growing your own food, making natural products to use around the home and seeking light and warmth from nature alone, these are the goals many of us want to accomplish. Some of these tasks are easy while others take a little more time and thought. For instance, one of the most recent accomplishments comes from an Israeli startup, Home Biogas system. What is the Home Biogas System? Home Biogas has created a


Electronic Waste: Where Does it All End Up? – Infographic

By |2019-08-11T23:23:45+03:00June 15th, 2015|Categories: Alternative Energy, Environment & Planet|Tags: , , , , |

How much e-waste or e-scrap we are wasting every year? The answer is 20 to 50 million metric tons of electronic waste, and we only recycle the 10% to 18% worldwide. Some of the most used electronics that are usually replaced are television, printers, portable devices like cellphones, USB, and music players. Although electronic waste is the fastest-growing portion of the municipal waste stream, because they are full of valuable resources, including silver, gold, titanium, fossil fuels, aluminum, iron, tin, copper and much more. Many


How to Reduce Food Waste in Your Home and Why You Should Do It

By |2019-04-12T18:37:33+03:00November 23rd, 2014|Categories: Environment & Planet, Food and Nutrition, Home Improvement & DIY, Life Hacks|Tags: , , |

Reducing food waste in your home is one of the best things you can do to minimize the effect you have on the environment. It will not only mean that overall less food needs to be produced. It also means reducing the carbon footprint of food manufacturing as well as reducing other negative environmental side-effects of food production. When you reduce food waste, it means that you send less food to the bin at the other end, which is not only better for the environment


Look for Restaurants that are Certified for Recovering Waste

By |2019-03-29T23:14:26+03:00June 30th, 2014|Categories: Environment & Planet, Food and Nutrition|Tags: , , |

Looking for certified for recovering waste restaurants? A new certification program launched by the Food Recovery Network encourages people to think about where leftover food ends up. Many of us think about the source of our food – where and how it’s grown, and by whom – but much less thought is given to where it goes once we’ve eaten our fill. At home, leftovers may get eaten, composted, or forgotten in the back of the fridge, but in restaurants, food simply disappears from the


14 Ways to Live an Awesome Earth Friendly Lifestyle!

By |2018-07-10T00:24:59+03:00June 15th, 2014|Categories: Environment & Planet|Tags: , , , , , , |

This simple guide is written to help you lead a life that is good for you, your community, and the earth. Most of these tips will cost you nothing to implement and many of them will save you money. They will help you to increase your health and happiness and that of the people, animals, and the environment that you interact with. But Beware! People will think you are awesome. You will be flooded with compliments, love, and appreciation. People will want to talk to