How To Achieve Zero Food Waste

April 28, 2016 by  
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The topic of food waste has gained much-needed attention over the last few years and everyone from food manufacturers to retailers to consumers are guilty of contributing to the overall problem. Statistics show that in the U.S. alone 60 million…

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E-Waste Exposé: What Happens To Electronics After Use?

February 25, 2016 by  
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I was elated a few years ago when I discovered that my town had an electronics recycling drop off point. I was filled with smug satisfaction as I dropped off an ancient computer and a VCR I hadn’t used in almost a decade. I remember driving away…

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Download These 20+ Unique E-Waste Upcycling Ideas

February 15, 2016 by  
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In an age where technology seems to move at the speed of light, electronic devices often become e-waste in only a few years after manufacture.  Download this fact – according to the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), the United States generated…

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Dunkin’ Donuts to Phase Out Foam Cups

June 25, 2013 by  
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Written by Melissa Hincha-Ownby, Mother Nature Network Over the course of the next few years, fans of Dunkin’ Donuts coffee won’t have to feel guilty about having their morning cup of Joe in an environmentally damaging foam cup. In its …

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Newsweek’s 2011 Green Rankings Are Out

October 17, 2011 by  
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Image via The Daily Beast Newsweek has been releasing a green ranking of America’s and the world’s biggest companies for a few years now, and the 2011 results are in…. Read the full story on TreeHugger

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Chevy Volt is 2011 North American Car of Year

January 10, 2011 by  
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Electric drive vehicles are sweeping many of the awards this year, and now, at the North American International Auto Show in Detroit, the Chevrolet Volt has been named 2011 North American Car of the Year. The Volt was a compelling concept when it was first introduced, and it has gone through a very public development process over the past few years. While there were times when it was questionable whether GM would actually be able to deliver it , not only have they done so, but they are now winning honors with this car.

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GSA Pushes For Reforms to Green Building Certification

August 10, 2010 by  
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The green building industry has been besieged the last few years with stories about buildings not performing as anticipated.

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D. Tobias Wong 1974-2010

June 1, 2010 by  
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So often in the past few years, if you saw a product designed with style, humour and an environmental message, the designer was Tobias Wong. It started on TreeHugger with the Sun Jar. …

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How Will Supply and Demand Effect Peak Oil?

April 30, 2010 by  
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Image credit: SendAndReceive From IEA whistle-blowers to the US military warning of peak oil in a few years , there’s plenty of reason to question the sustainability of our energy intensive ways. But when I wrote about the Dark Mountain Projects’ rejection of enviro..

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The Nemesis Electric Sports Car: Still Tweaking

April 27, 2010 by  
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Image credit: AutoblogGreen Remember the Nemesis?

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