Use Your Tote Bags As Throw Pillows!

October 21, 2010 by  
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Even though reusable tote bags are touted as being more eco friendly than plastic bags, the rate at which they’re being given out (at least one and sometimes two at every single event we’ve been to this year), seems a bit counter-productive. What is one supposed to do with 20 organic cotton bags ?

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Obama Administration to Aid Biomass Producers

October 21, 2010 by  
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The Obama Administration has always supported renewable energy and has implemented several policies to tackle climate change . Today, Agricultural Secretary Tom Vilsack announced a new series of measures that will aim to boost biomass production all around the country. The keystone of the plan is the full implementation of the Biomass Crop Assistance Program (BCAP) , under which the USDA will make payments to biomass producers to ensure a large source of biomass material that can be used for energy production, food, or animal feed.

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GE Unveils LED Bulb With Jet Engine Cooling Technology

October 21, 2010 by  
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In another win for energy-efficient lighting, GE has just unveiled an experimental LED bulb that is part light fixture and part jet plane.

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Incredible Baskets Inspired By Weather Patterns

October 21, 2010 by  
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When newspapers began printing color graphs, it was a revelation – color and form, shade and nuance, these small adjustments made the information more digestible.

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Wendinskan: Unique Pillows Made From Vintage Textiles

October 19, 2010 by  
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Swedish designer and artist Cecila Wendin has developed her interest in old bits of textiles, buttons, and yarn into her own business. Under the name of Wendinskan she creates one-of-a-kind throw pillows and lamp shades that boast a modern craft aesthetic

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New EvoWood Swiss Army Knives Made From Sustainable Walnut

October 19, 2010 by  
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As environmental advocates here at Inhabitat we’re also big fans of the great outdoors , and every boy (or girl) scout worth their salt knows that the quintessential tool to wilderness survival is a dependable knife. Whereas the eco credentials of most tools hinge upon long-lasting heirloom design qualities, hallowed Swiss Army Knife company Wenger recently upped the ante with their new line of EvoWood pocket knives , which are sustainably manufactured in addition to being extremely durable. Read the rest of New EvoWood Swiss Army Knives Made From Sustainable Walnut http://www.inhabitat.com/wp-admin/ohttp://www.inhabitat.com/wp-admin/options-general.php?page=better_feedptions-general.php?page=better_feed Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: certified wood , EvoWood , green design , green pocket knife , sustainable design , sustainably harvested wood , Swiss Army Knife , Wenger

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Affordable Artist Housing Helps Revitialize CA Town

October 19, 2010 by  
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