JOCO Reusable Glass Cups are Designed for On the Go Coffee Addicts

January 18, 2013 by  
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Australia’s coffee culture is offering a sustainable solution that people anywhere in the world can employ. The Aussie founders of JOCO Cups created a travel cup that is designed for the perfect brew — and it’s also made of 100% recyclable and BPA-free glass! JOCO Cups are 12 oz in size, barista-certified and formed with a special cyclonic base that pulls all the sugar and any other add-ins to the center of the cup so they dissolve better and improve the taste of your morning roast. + JOCO Cups The article above was submitted to us by an Inhabitat reader. Want to see your story on Inhabitat ? Send us a tip by following this link . Remember to follow our instructions carefully to boost your chances of being chosen for publishing! Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: Australia’s coffee culture , eco cup , eco mug , glass coffee cup , glass coffee travel cup , JOCO Cups , reusable coffee cup , reusable coffee mug , reusable cup , travel cup

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New Report Shows Canada, the U.S. and Australia Come in Last in Sustainability Rankings

January 18, 2013 by  
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With images of vast forest lands and wild geese flying in the air, you would think that Canada is doing pretty well when it comes to environmental sustainability. Not so! It turns out that Canada is among the worst ranking first-world nations when it comes to being sustainable. The Conference Board of Canada just released a report that ranks 17 developed countries in terms of their environmental performance and Canada got a C, coming in at 15th place. The U.S. received a D at number 16 and Australia came in last, also with an overall grade of D. Surprisingly, France beat sustainability giants such as Norway, Sweden and Denmark, placing first. Read the rest of New Report Shows Canada, the U.S. and Australia Come in Last in Sustainability Rankings Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: australia ranks 17th among 17 nations , canada , canada low ranking in energy intensity , canada low ranking in greenhouse gas emissions , canada low ranking in waste , canada low ranking in water , canada ranks 15th among 17 nations , canada scores high on protecting threatened species , canada scores high on renewable energy , canada scores high on use of forest resources , conference board of canada , environmental sustainability rankings , france comes in number 1 for environmental sustainability , inefficient use of resources , len coad , reliance on natural resources for economic output , the u.s. ranks 16th among 17 nations , u.s. only country to use more water than canada

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Rio de Janeiro’s Trump Towers Are Filled With Greenery on Every Floor

January 18, 2013 by  
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