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What to Burn in Your Fireplace

However you choose to wile away the colder months, careful consideration of what to burn in the fireplace is one way to make greener choices.
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The Negative Effects of Artificial Light on Wildlife (Infographics)

Not only is artificial light damaging to our health, contributing to light pollution and using a huge amount of energy, but it is also dangerous to the survival of many species of wildlife, too. Learn here how you can curb the harmful effects of artificial light on wildlife, and in your own abode as well.
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6 Products You Didn’t Know Had Sustainable Alternatives

More and more sustainable alternatives are becoming widely available for many common goods. Check out this list to see what items you can exchange for an eco-friendly alternative.
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The Real Cost of Technology and Why You Should Recycle Responsibly

Toxic materials such as mercury, lead, arsenic, cadmium, beryllium, chromium and other components of electronics contaminate both the environment and harm the workers processing them. By recycling old electronics locally and responsibly, we make sure that toxic waste is not contributing to environmental or health problems elsewhere in the world.
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6 Zero-Waste Packing Tips

Whether it is making better purchasing decisions, or exploring zero-waste packing skills for your next vacation, ideas are power. So how do we jump on board the zero-waste travel adventure? Here are six considerations.

Plastic Pollution Is Killing Our Planet – Here’s What You Can Do to Help

Plastic is produced in huge quantities every year around the world, yet many scientists have started to see the dangers that it can present when it comes to the environment. The issue is that products made of plastic are often used just once, and then they are thrown away.
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Albatross: A Film About the Plastic We Feed to All Animals, No Matter How...

The movie Albatross shows the heart-wrenching reality of the effects of ocean plastic, in even the most remote parts of the world. Plastic has been found in 9 out of 10 birds, indicating that there is no longer an area of the planet where this debris isn’t wreaking havoc.
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Carbon Dioxide Extraction Moves Towards Commercialisation

An updated analysis suggests the cost of extracting a tonne of CO2 from the atmosphere now ranges between US$94 and $232. 2011 analysis put the cost at $600 per tonne.
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Reduce Car Pollutant Deaths by Working From Home

The research, by Oxford and Bath University, showed that related health costs from car and van emissions are costing about £6 billion a year in damage.
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Ikea Pledges to Ditch Single-Use Plastic Products

Swedish furniture chain Ikea is to phase out single-use plastic products within two years. It announced that it was acting to promote a more sustainable life for consumers amid growing concerns about the effects of plastic on the environment.