To the Point: Pens and Pencils Offer Eco-friendlier Features

May 20, 2020 by  
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Maven Moment: Neighbors

May 20, 2020 by  
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Brilliant Device Turns Waste Paper Into Pencils

August 15, 2012 by  
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If you often find yourself searching for a pencil, then this clever little device called the P&P Office Waste Processor will keep well stocked by quickly producing them from simple office waste paper . The device gobbles up your paper waste basket contents and spits fully formed pencils out at the press of a button. Learn more after the jump! Read the rest of Brilliant Device Turns Waste Paper Into Pencils Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: office paper waste , P&P Office Waste Paper Processor , paper pencil , paper pencil machine , waste paper reuse

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Lernort Natur: A Living, Growing Garden Center Springs Up at Berlin’s Tempelhof Airport

August 15, 2012 by  
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Read the rest of Lernort Natur: A Living, Growing Garden Center Springs Up at Berlin’s Tempelhof Airport Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: “energy efficiency” , Botanical , Children , education , gGmbH , Global eV , green materials , kids , Lernort Natur , Nature , nature elements , Prefab Housing , recycled shipping containers , recycling / compost , social design , solar panels , tempelhof , Youth Living in the Neighborhood

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2 Billion Pencils* and A School Supply Quandary

September 9, 2010 by  
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Photo credit topgold via flickr. Last year at around the start of school, I just said no to new school supplies. We went through our house and found 90% of the supplies we needed (the pencils we gathered were a combination of unused and stubs we resharpened) and went out for a treat on the money we “saved.” This year, living back in the U.S

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New York Fashion Week: Classic and Timeless Green Fashion at John Patrick Organic, Spring 2011 (Slideshow)

September 9, 2010 by  
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John Patrick Organic spring 2011 collection at New York Fashion Week. Credit: Emma Grady New York Fashion Week has officially begun in New York City. I started off a hectic week slowly at John Patrick Organic , winner of the Ecco Domani 2010 Sustainable Design Award , where the designer showed his spring 2011 collection — 18 classic looks: made with sustainable fabrics, in neutral…

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Monster Vegetables Harvested in the UK

September 9, 2010 by  
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Image from Daily Mail There must be something in the air, or the soil, but monster vegetables keep popping up in Great (!) Britain.

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The Fjällräven Kanken Rucksack, a Swedish Eco-Design Classic

September 9, 2010 by  
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Last month, my partner gave me a Fjällräven Kanken rucksack for my 30th birthday, and I have to tell you about it, as this is a classic amongst the eco-designs nowadays. I first spotted these slightly odd-looking bags in London many years ago, and learnt that they are a Swedish product, designed to last forever. When I received one in the mail recently, I got to know it a little better….

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EU Passes New Rules That Limit Animal Testing

September 9, 2010 by  
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Photo: sheppey cottage Each year in the EU nearly 12 million animals are experimented upon in the name of scientific research – but all that is set to change as stricter legislation on testing was passed today by the European Parliament . Among the sweeping reforms was an outright ban on the testing of our closest genetic cousins, great apes, as well as stronger restrictions on experiments involving all primates…

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