Earth911 Quiz #69: Carbon Offset & Renewable Energy Certificate Challenge

August 22, 2019 by  
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Although it’s important to change your habits to cut your … The post Earth911 Quiz #69: Carbon Offset & Renewable Energy Certificate Challenge appeared first on Earth911.com.

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3 Ways That Participating in a Sharing Economy Will Change Your Life

September 18, 2018 by  
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You may be hearing the term a lot lately as … The post 3 Ways That Participating in a Sharing Economy Will Change Your Life appeared first on Earth911.com.

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Love the Scent of Fresh Laundry? That Fragrance Isn’t as Clean as You May Think

August 29, 2011 by  
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Photo Credit: Irum Shahid , stock.xchng. Ahhhh, the scent of fresh, clean laundry. You can buy laundry detergent in every fragrance from lavender to citrus to “fresh rain” — whatever that’s supposed to smell like. But next time you do a pile of laundry, you may want to change your detergent. That “fresh laundry” smell, even in some popular “green” detergents, is often off-gassing toxic chemicals…. Read the full story on TreeHugger

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How Has Hurricane Irene Affected You?

August 29, 2011 by  
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Image credit Alex Davies TreeHugger Alex just returned from Paris to earthquakes and hurricanes in New York, and now is trapped in a house full of people who can’t get to work. Correlating the timing and Michele Bachmann’s latest comments , it would seem that God is not pleased with his relocation. Meanwhile, editor Meg is trapped without power in Rhode Island. What about you? How has Hurricane Irene affected you? Tell… Read the full story on TreeHugger

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Natural Gas Electricity Emits 47% Fewer Greenhouse Gases Than Coal: New Analysis

August 29, 2011 by  
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Even factoring upstream emissions of methane from flaring and leaks (that is, leaks and burning of gas before the end user flips the switch) natural gas emits far less greenhouse gases than does burning coal. That’s the word of a new study from Worldwatch Institute and Deutsche Bank Climate Change Advi… Read the full story on TreeHugger

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TRAIDremade for Timberland: Recycling Leather, Fighting Poverty

November 1, 2009 by  
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TRAIDremade for Timberland, reclaimed leather bag. Credit: TRAID Recycled fashion label TRAIDremade has designed four exclusive handmade bags for Timberland made from reclaimed leather jackets, denim, and reconditioned Timberland shirts and jackets

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