Recycle Your Contact Lenses, Don’t Flush Them

January 16, 2020 by  
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When you think of plastic pollution, you probably imagine discarded … The post Recycle Your Contact Lenses, Don’t Flush Them appeared first on Earth911.com.

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Toyota and WiTricity To Develop New Wireless Charging Tech That Requires No Contact

April 28, 2011 by  
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Toyota is partnering with Massachusett’s-based WiTricity to develop a new kind of wireless charging for electric vehicles that doesn’t require contact.

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Maduru Oya is a Cheery Yellow Shipping Container Cabana in the Sri Lankan Jungle

April 28, 2011 by  
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Read the rest of Maduru Oya is a Cheery Yellow Shipping Container Cabana in the Sri Lankan Jungle Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: Cargotecture , Damith Premathilake , Damith Prematikake , Eco Architecture , green architecture , green design , green tourism , green vacation home , maduru oya , shipping container , shipping container architecture , shipping container home , sri lankan architecture

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Ask Pablo: What Is More Sustainable: Eyeglasses Or Contact Lenses?

November 30, 2010 by  
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Image Source: Marcus Woelfle Dear Pablo: Which is more sustainable, eyeglasses or contact lenses? Contact lenses are disposable, a word that is not usually synonymous with sustainability. But eyeglasses are made out of metal and other materials that also have a certain environmental footprint

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New Type of Contact Lense Delivers Medication With a Vitamin E Punch

March 24, 2010 by  
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Contacts are good for more than giving you perfect vision — lenses are also used to deliver medicine for glaucoma, cataracts, and other problems, but current technology forces the medication to spill out into the eye within an hour. A new type of contact lens developed by Anuj Chauhan, a professor of chemical engineering at the University of Florida, is filled with vitamin E that constructs a so-called “chemical wall” in the lens — a tweak that allows medications to be dispensed in a matter of hours instead of days

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