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Going Green at Work

Going Green at Work

Wherever you are, at work, on the road or at home, it would be a good idea to go green. This is especially true for those that have a business or an office. Home isn’t the only place where people are vulnerable. Below are a few tips that you can follow if you want to go green at your office. 1. The office printer. A lot of people will use the printer from the office to print useless stuff. Since... [Read more]

Traces of Radiation From Japanese Nuclear Plant Found in Seven States

Traces of Radiation From Japanese Nuclear Plant Found in Seven States

As a result of the earthquake that hit Japan not so long ago, there is no doubt that the country has been limping back to normalcy, but what has added to the chaos is the consequent damage of the Fukushima Dai-ichi Nuclear Plant that has now been found to have emitted radiation which has reached about seven states in the United States. The states that have recorded traces of the said radiation are... [Read more]

Is There Anything I Can Do For Global Warming

Is There Anything I Can Do For Global Warming

What is global warming? Why is it so scary? Global Warming is the effect of toxic green house gases, such as burnt fossil fuels, becoming trapped in our atmosphere. The green house effect keeps water vapor, carbon dioxide, methane, etc. in our lower atmosphere, regulating the temperature closer to the base of the atmosphere, and surface of earth. Now, fossil fuels among other gases we use, are being... [Read more]



Los Angeles to team up to ban the use of plastic bags at supermarkets

One of the largest cities in the U.S., the City of Los Angeles, recently adopted a resolution authorizing the preparation of an Environmental Impact Report (EIR) on the proposed ordinance banning the use of plastic bags at supermarkets. If adopted the City of Los Angeles will be the largest city in the U.S. to ban use of plastic bags at supermarkets. Los Angeles is home to over 7,500 such supermarkets... [Read more]


It’s time to change your incandescent light bulbs

A new breed of more efficient light bulbs is coming to the market. The CFLs, compact fluorescent light bulbs, have been in use for a while. The most recent addition to the family is LED, light emitting diodes. Both are 80 percent more efficient than their previous cousin, incandescent light bulbs and last longer. New technologically advanced bulbs can help reduce your monthly electric bill. You... [Read more]


Why you should consider green when you remodel

If older homes are remodeled to improve energy efficiency, the U.S. Department of Energy estimates that it could save $20 billion on energy per year. Simple steps such as upgrade to energy efficient thermostats and appliances could lead to enormous energy savings for the nation. Here are some things you should know. Indoor air quality Air quality inside your home may have been compromised due to... [Read more]


Are Construction Consultants Necessary in the Construction Industry?

Summary: Construction experts play a large role in the construction industry. Everything from handling legal claims to giving advice to ownership, these representatives are necessary in today’s complex construction industry. A construction expert is a specialist that plays a large role in the construction industry. With extensive knowledge regarding the legalities of the field as well as a solid... [Read more]


How to Choose the Right Wicker Furniture For Your Patio

Summary: Finding the right wicker pieces can be an extremely difficult task if you’re unfamiliar with wicker design. Outdoor wicker pieces can be both classic and elegant – not to mention they add great personality to your living space. This is why it can be so difficult to choose wicker furniture pieces. The options that you have like having them stained or painted to match your preferred colorways... [Read more]


How to Incorporate Spatial Awareness into Your Interior Design Project

Summary: Taking into account the space in your household can lead to new design opportunities. An important aspect of the interior design process involves spatial awareness. Now, because more households are being designed for a minimalist type appearance, being aware of the space around you can play a huge role in the overall balance of your home. This guide is designed to showcase how you can achieve... [Read more]


Benefits of wall mount mailboxes

Wall Mount Mailboxes is undoubtedly one of the best options available to homeowners for mail delivery. Wall mounts are installed on the house’s exterior, usually to the wall near the front door. While post mount mailboxes used to be more common, wall mounts are becoming more popular. According to Go Mailboxes, there are several benefits attributed to the wall mount mailboxes that have now become... [Read more]


How to Easily Clean Your Hardwood Floors

Summary: Cleaning your hardwood floors is relatively easy if you stick to a routine schedule. Learning how to clean your hardwood floors is absolutely important for both maintaining and protecting your gorgeous investment. Because dirt and grime can’t hide on hardwood like they can on carpet, cleaning your floors may seem like it’d take a lot of effort. But, once you create a routine you can stick... [Read more]




EU environment ministers clash over carbon plans

EU environment ministers clashed over a huge surplus of UN pollution permits, a technical spat with the potential to derail international efforts to tackle climate change. Original post: EU environment ministers clash over carbon plans  Read More →


EU environment ministers clash over carbon plans

EU environment ministers clashed over a huge surplus of UN pollution permits, a technical spat with the potential to derail international efforts to tackle climate change. Here is the original post: EU environment ministers clash over carbon plans  Read More →


Environment panel split on Posco clearances

NEW DELHI: In a 3:1 split opinion, an Environment Ministry panel has disagreed on whether or not to scrap all environment and forest clearances for South Korean giant Posco’s Rs. 51,000-crore integrated steel project in Orissa. Read more here:  Environment panel split on Posco clearances  Read More →


Wesleyan University To Host Symposium On Environment

Wesleyan University’s College of the Environment will host its annual “Where On Earth Are We Going?” symposium on Oct. 23, from 8:30 a.m. to noon at Exley Science Center, Room 150 Read the original post: Wesleyan University To Host Symposium On Environment  Read More →


Etisalat and Pacific Controls Launch the Environment Friendly ´Emirates Energy Star´ Program

DUBAI, UAE, October 18, 2010 /PRNewswire/ – Inaugurated by UAE Minister of Environment, HE Dr. See the original post here:  Etisalat and Pacific Controls Launch the Environment Friendly ´Emirates Energy Star´ Program  Read More →