Buenos Aires renovation has clever use of space, recycled materials

October 21, 2010 by  
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Photos: Albano Garcia for Pop Arq . Argentineans are known for making much with little, and this is true in architecture as well. The PH is a local typology of small houses aligned in long and narrow lots, which provides the feeling of a home with some aspects of apartments

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Electronics Recycling Report Card Flunks Nearly All Printer Companies

October 21, 2010 by  
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Photo via Sir Adavis The Electronics TakeBack Coalition has released a new report card grading electronics manufacturers that produce TVs, computers, gaming consoles and printers on their sustainability efforts around recycling. Somewhat similar to Greenpeace’s rankings , the report card shows where manufacturers are succeeding at walking the talk about minimizing the environmental impact of their products — but more often it shows where they’re..

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Better Ways to Celebrate America Recycles Day: Practicing the 7 Rs (Slideshow)

November 16, 2009 by  
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Yesterday was America Recycles Day , which isn’t a bad thing as an idea — certainly, more recycling is better than less — but do we really need a day for it? Last year, Lloyd called recycling “bullsh*t” as a big picture solution, and reiterated it this year , and he’s right

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