Earth911 Podcast, Oct. 8, 2018: Sustainability in Your Ear — Recleim Pioneers Refrigerator CFC Capture

October 8, 2018 by  
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Recleim, an Atlanta-based recycler, is the only company in the … The post Earth911 Podcast, Oct. 8, 2018: Sustainability in Your Ear — Recleim Pioneers Refrigerator CFC Capture appeared first on Earth911.com.

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INFOGRAPHIC: Eco-savvy hacks for cleaning your kitchen

April 28, 2015 by  
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Did you know that popping a tab of Alka-Seltzer into the back of your fridge will eliminate odors within 24 hours? Or that adding a packet of lemon-lime Kool-Aid to your dishwasher’s rinse cycle will get rid of stains and mineral deposits? This infographic has a ton of tricks and tips on how to clean and refresh your kitchen without the use of harmful chemical cleaners . Read on past the jump for the full image—your kitchen will thank you! Read the rest of INFOGRAPHIC: Eco-savvy hacks for cleaning your kitchen Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: Alka-Seltzer , baking soda , cleaning hacks , Consolidated Foodservice , freezer , fridge , infographic , kitchen cleaning hacks , kitchen cleaning infographic , Kool-Aid , refrigerator , salt , stove , Tang , vinegar

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Awesome Clay Refrigerator Requires Zero Energy to Keep Food Cool

August 8, 2014 by  
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An Indian entrepreneur has created a refrigerator made entirely from clay that keeps food cool without using any electricity. Mansukhbhai Raghavbhai Prajapati, a Gujarat-based potter, makes his natural MittiCool refrigerator to provide an alternative for people in rural areas who can’t afford conventional refrigerators. Read the rest of Awesome Clay Refrigerator Requires Zero Energy to Keep Food Cool Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: affordable appliances , alternative home appliances , clay appliances , clay refrigerator , Green Appliances , green technology , Indian entrepreneur , low cost design , MittiCool refrigerator , zero-energy fridge

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GE’s New ‘Magnetocaloric’ Refrigerator Cools Food With Water And Magnets

February 13, 2014 by  
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GE just developed a brand new refrigerator that uses special magnetic materials to achieve temperatures cold enough to freeze water. The magnetic fridge is estimated to be 20% more efficient than current refrigeration technology, and it could be available by the end of the decade. Read the rest of GE’s New ‘Magnetocaloric’ Refrigerator Cools Food With Water And Magnets Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: fridge , general electric , magnetocaloric technology , prototype fridge , refridgeration , refridgeration technology        

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Why Your Makeup Bag May Need a Makeover

December 23, 2013 by  
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Just like you wouldn’t let old food sit in the refrigerator long past the expiration date, it’s also a good idea to throw out old cosmetics after a certain point.

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Shop Smarter to Save Money on Appliances

August 14, 2013 by  
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These days, there’s a lot more to buying appliances than just finding the latest style and color. As energy costs continue to rise, smart shoppers also think about long-term savings and have learned to look at more than just the …

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7 Summertime Remedies Sitting in Your Refrigerator

May 11, 2013 by  
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With summertime adventures often come scratches, bites, stings and other minor wounds from interactions with nature. While such things certainly shouldn’t deter kids—and parents—from playing outdoors, it’s often preferable to steer away from the medicine cabinet when looking for a cure. And luckily there’s a lot hanging out in your fridge that can help—from bananas for mosquito bites to honey for cuts and scrapes, read on to learn more surprising summer remedies you may well already have at home. READ MORE > Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: alternative remedies , cuts and scrapes , flu sorbet , fruit and vegetable medicine , mayonnaise hair , mosquito bites , natural cures , natural remedies , natural treatements , peaches nausea , potato insomnia        

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Yeti 150: Goal Zero Unveils A Plug-And-Play Solar Generator For Emergencies Or Off-Grid Adventures at CES 2013

January 10, 2013 by  
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Sustainable gadgets are making waves again at this year’s Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas. Last year, Goal Zero wowed CES attendees with its Yeti 1250, a solar energy generator that’s robust enough to run your refrigerator while the power is out. This year, the company  unveiled the Yeti 150 , a portable, plug-and-play solar generator that still packs an impressive punch without the nasty exhaust fumes. Read the rest of Yeti 150: Goal Zero Unveils A Plug-And-Play Solar Generator For Emergencies Or Off-Grid Adventures at CES 2013 Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: “portable generator” , camping , ces , emergencies , emergency power , goal zero , green gadgets , renewable energy , solar generator , Solar Power , Yeti 150

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LIKE Architect’s LEDscape is an Interactive Maze of Glowing LED Bulbs in Lisbon

January 10, 2013 by  
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VelociRoACH: A Tiny, Super-Fast Robot Cockroach Made from Cardboard That Can Save Lives

January 10, 2013 by  
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It may not be able to survive a nuclear blast, but this tiny VelociRoACH robot is pretty darn impressive. Although it’s just 4-inches long, the VelociRoACH can run so fast that it covers 27 times its own body length in just one second – that’s about a 10-minute mile – making it the fastest robot in the world for its size. The cardboard robot is the brainchild of Duncan Haldane and his colleagues at UC Berkeley’s Biomimetic Millisystems Lab , who strive to mimic animal features such as movement and sensing in order to improve robotic capabilities. Read the rest of VelociRoACH: A Tiny, Super-Fast Robot Cockroach Made from Cardboard That Can Save Lives Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: biomimetic robots , cockroach robot , Duncan Haldane , search and rescue robots , Society for Integrative and Comparative Biology , UC Berkeley Biomimetic Millisystems Lab , VelociRoACH

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