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Sustainable Kitchen Ideas: 8 Steps to Green-novate Your Kitchen

It might seem like making our homes more sustainable will do nothing to solve such a global dilemma but when done together and consistently, we can make a difference. The kitchen is a good place to start!
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10 Creative Ways To Reuse Old Coffee Grounds

Turn that coffee ground waste into beneficial products for use in gardening, cleaning, and even expelling fleas from your pet dog. Reusing coffee grounds reduces waste and improves the environment

How to Get Rid of Garden Pests Without Chemicals

Home gardening accounts for an astonishing 75% of all pesticides used in North America, making it several million pounds used per year. Fortunately, there are a number of natural alternatives to these potent and dangerous chemicals, most of which are harmless to people and animals.
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Innovative Food Waste to Soil Scheme Launches in Toronto

An innovative recycling scheme that converts food waste to compost in 11 days is being launched by a private property management service in Toronto, Canada. A joint venture between Bentall...
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10 Items You Should Never Add To Your Compost Pile

Rather than transferring the biodegradable kitchen and household waste to the landfill, building a compost pile is a practical solution to the waste problem. Compost can inhibit some plant...

How Your Yard Can Help The Environment

Our yards are among the most important spaces at home. Whether it’s a patch of flora out front, or the grassy backyard where the kids play soccer, your yard...
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5 Ways The Military Is Looking Towards Renewable Energy

The U.S. Military is all about efficiency and effectiveness. In the eyes of the military, the best way to approach any operation is one in which the greatest amount...
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The Basics of Sustainable Building

Building sustainable and energy efficient structures has become very popular over the last few years. Homeowners are always looking for ways to reduce their carbon footprints and reduce their...

Greener Gardens for a Greener Life

We find several reasons to garden: relaxation, leisure, natural creation, and even nutrition. It is impossible to think of gardening without thinking green—be it of the thumb or the...
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San Francisco Hits Landmark 80% Diversion Rate

San Francisco’s ambitious goal of recycling 100 percent of its waste by 2020 might not be as impossible as skeptics suggest. After analyzing the data, the environmentally progressive city...


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Does Coffee Kill Plants? The Truth About Using Coffee as a Soil Amendment and...

Find out whether coffee is harmful to plants and learn about the benefits and drawbacks of using coffee grounds as a soil amendment or fertilizer. Discover other natural fertilizers to help your plants thrive.
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7 Simple Ways to Conserve Water Around The Home

Learn how to conserve water and reduce your environmental impact with these 7 simple tips for your home. Discover practical strategies to save water and reduce your utility bills, without sacrificing your daily routine or comfort. From fixing leaks to upgrading appliances, this article offers easy solutions to help you become a more conscious consumer.
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Living Off the Grid: 16 Brilliant Hacks You Should Know Now!

Looking to live off the grid? Check out our article for 16 brilliant hacks to make your off-grid lifestyle easier and more sustainable. From alternative energy sources to water conservation methods, we've got you covered. Start living your off-grid dream today!

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The Latest Developments and Breakthroughs in Solar

The solar industry has come a long way in just the last few years. The latest developments and breakthroughs in solar technology include longer-lasting solar cells, solar cells that you can print onto flexible surfaces, solar panels that track the sun from east to west throughout the day, and solar power plants that work at night. Here's a breakdown of the breakthroughs we're most excited about.
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The Environmental Benefits of Driverless Cars

Driverless cars offer many societal and environmental benefits that make a driverless future exciting for environmentalists.

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