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Jonathan Safran Foer challenges everyone to eat vegan for two meals a day

09.22.2019 · Posted in Technology Articles

"Make a plan for what you'll do [about climate change]. Give it words, numbers, days of the week. Allow your friends and families to witness it," novelist Jonathan Safran Foer advised the audience at Mashable's 10th annual Social Good Summit on Sept.... ...

How Carl Pope helped drive a $500 million pledge to push the U.S. “Beyond Carbon” (Part 2)

Billionaire businessman and philanthropist Michael Bloomberg recently pledged to rapidly spend $500 million in a bid to push the U.S. “Beyond Carbon,” aiming to end this country’s use of coal and natural gas power in a generation or less. In another recent piece, I featured an in-depth interview with Carl Pope, the veteran environmental leader ...

Luke Perry was buried in a mushroom suit

Actor Luke Perry, who died last month following a massive ******, was buried in a mushroom suit. According to his daughter, Perry had requested that upon his death he wear Coeio's "Infinity Burial Suit" that the company describes as "made up of of mushrooms and other microorganisms that together do three things; aid ...

Crochet Flowers are Better than Cut

08.26.2009 · Posted in Home and Garden Articles

I am currently in love with free crochet flower patterns as a fun and thrifty way to decorate, embellish and make homemade gifts. Crochet flowers can adorn felted bags, complete kitchen dishcloths and become pretty brooches or lasting bouquets with a bit of florist wire. With scrap yarn from my stash, a few hours to ...

Success as a Green Business

07.16.2009 · Posted in Business News Article

This is a new day of environmental awareness, and is a similar concern for companies that are Greenwashing as a marketing ploy. As the term implies, Greenwashing is merely covering the old paint with a new Green coat. Very little has actually changed, but the public is supposed to be impressed that the ...

Green Business Supply Chain

06.09.2009 · Posted in Business News Article

Here's an interesting thought about Going Green as a business. I believe that the upcoming period that I have termed The Green Equalization will drive a new generation of Authentically Green. There will be a maturing of the Green expectations of consumers and vital services that will reject the superficial approach to ...

Alternative Fuels: Biodiesel, Electric, Ethanol and Water to Gas

09.25.2008 · Posted in Home and Garden Articles

As the price of a gallon of gasoline tops four dollars, researchers are scrambling to come up with a workable fuel alternative that's cheaper and more readily available. Four of these include: Biodiesel, Electricity, Ethanol and Water (Yes, Water). ...

Chemicals in Air Fresheners

06.08.2008 · Posted in Health Articles

In a review of all the products used for cleaning by the cleaning industry, "clean-smelling" air fresheners seem to pose little risk. Unfortunately, the "fresh" scent of air fresheners may disguise not only undesirable odours, but may mask a health hazard as well. Chemicals known as phthalates (pronounced thal-ates) can be present in air fresheners ...