12 organizations fighting food waste around the globe

June 5, 2015 by  
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This woman can fit two years of trash in one small mason jar

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Have you ever thought about how much trash you produce in a day? How about a year? The average person generates 4.3 pounds of waste per day ; that’s 1,569 pounds per year. Not a great feeling, huh? That harrowing statistic is what inspired New Yorker Lauren Singer to lead a truly zero-waste lifestyle. Singer produces so little waste that she can fit all of her trash from the past two years in a 16 oz. mason jar and now she’s trying to teach the rest of the world how to do the same. Read the rest of This woman can fit two years of trash in one small mason jar Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: environmentalism , environmentalist , green lifestyle tips , how to be green , Lauren Singer , tips to go green , trash is for tossers , zero waste , zero waste home , zero waste lifestyle , zero-waste life , zero-waste woman

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Paul Cocksedge’s living staircase spirals from floor to ceiling with lush greenery

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The Veg Van: Refurbished ‘Milk Float’ Fights Food Deserts

March 22, 2010 by  
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Image credit: Bioregional Development Group The concept of food deserts, or urban areas where fresh, nutritious food is hard to come by, is pretty well known. These are areas where convenience stores, gas stations and liquor stores stock plenty of chips, candy and other snacks—yet getting hold of an apple can be a major challenge. But it doesn’t have to be that way.

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Jennifer Siegal’s Showhouse Lands In Joshua Tree

March 22, 2010 by  
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Jennifer Siegal’s ShowHouse was designed to “exhibit the ideas of prefabrication, flexibility, portability and compact spaciousness.” The 12′ x 60′ prefab sat on an urban lot in Venice, California for a while, and now has found a home in Joshua Tree, where it will sit on an eighty acre property. But it looks so lonely. Really, the Unhappy Hipster people could do a whole new series “If prefabs could talk.”..

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