14 affordable green gifts under $50

November 27, 2015 by  
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Want to get your friends and family great green gifts but don’t have a lot to spend? Our 2015 Gifts Under $50 Guide is chock full of interesting, eco-friendly and off-the-beaten path presents everyone will love. From this cool cutter that turns old bottles into glasses to a handmade scarf that doubles as a purse to a handy kit that lets you can your own food at home , check out all of the affordable gift ideas in our guide here. GIFTS UNDER $50 >

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Find out which companies are cleaning up with the Greenpeace Detox pledge

March 28, 2015 by  
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Every year, Greenpeace calls out major suppliers in order to encourage them to remove toxic chemicals from their supply chain –  including companies like LVMH, Gap, H&M and Levi’s – with their Detox Catwalk . Adidas has been under fire for toxic residue in their clothing, but the company has finally cleaned up its act by  eliminating toxic chemicals from its supply chain as part of the pledge. Meanwhile, rival Nike has failed to make any real change in improving the toxicity of their products. Check out all the details on Greenpeace’s Detox Catwalk to find out which companies are going green and which are merely greenwashing. READ MORE > Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: Detox Catwalk , green clothing , green clothing supply , green companies , green supply , green washing , Greenpeace , Greenpeace detox catwalk , toxic clothing , toxic clothing supply , toxic supply chain , toxic supply chains

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Holiday Gift Guides 2013

December 9, 2013 by  
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Check out all five of our holiday gift guides for 2013, all in one place.

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6 Incredible Inventions Made Possible by Nanotechnology

March 21, 2012 by  
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From water-purifying tea bags to artificial muscles, there have been a plethora of inventions lately made possible through the science of nanotechnology . You might not be able to actually see the nano-designs , but to prove the difference they’re making in our lives, we’ve made a list of 6 amazing inventions that wouldn’t be possible without developments in nanotech .   Click ahead to check out all the amazing advancements! READ MORE > Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: air-purifying clothes , lifescoop , nanotech , nanotechnology , nanotechnology inventions , poop power , self-heating roads , solar powered clothes , water-purifying tea bags

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How to Use Technology to Declutter Your Life

March 3, 2010 by  
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Are you being buried by a pile of papers and post-it notes? If so, you might want to look into decluttering your life by using technology . From online calendars to universal chargers , check out all of our tips – hopefully, you’ll be able to see your desk again sometime soon! READ MORE > Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: declutter , eco technology , green design , green technology , how to use technology to declutter your life , lifescoop

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Recycling Robot Uses Lasers to Sort Plastic

March 3, 2010 by  
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Osaka University recently unveiled a recycling robot that uses lasers to sort out different types of plastics. The robot, designed by IDEC, the Photonics Advanced Research Center, and Mitsubishi Electric Engineering, has laser “eyes” and sensors that can distinguish between six different types of plastics for easier recycling

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California Smog Causing $193 Million in Healthcare Costs

March 3, 2010 by  
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The smog in California hangs like a blanket over the city, and now there’s more proof that it’s not just environmentally destructive – it’s making Californians sick! A study just out by RAND — a non-profit research group dedicated to public policy issues — says that the air pollution in California is causing over $193 million in hospital based medical care each year. The medical costs are mostly related to respiratory illnesses such as asthma and pneumonia. Over two thirds of the costs are covered by government run medical programs like Medicare and Medi-Cal

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Unwrap the Inhabitat 2009 Green Holiday Gift Guide

December 2, 2009 by  
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If you want to green your gift giving this year but are worried that eco-friendly gifts come with a hefty price tag, you’ll want to check out all of the surprisingly affordable sustainable gift ideas in the Inhabitat Green Holiday Gift Guide ! The guide is chock full of smart gifts under $50 and even under $20 for you to choose from, and many of the choices will help the recipien…

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