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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]


Interior Design Using Wicker and Rattan Furniture to Upgrade a Sunroom

Wicker Paradise has the answer to upgrading your sunroom and making it not only functional but comfortable and impressive too. The sunroom is an extension of the home, it is a room that bridges the indoor and outdoor areas. All the natural light that makes the sunroom bright and airy can be complemented by using the correct style of furniture. Sunrooms are utilized in many ways as comfy extra living... [Read more]


Tips to improve your posture and reduce back strain

Bad posture is one of the most common causes of back pain. It can lead to a number of other health problems as well, including neck pain, headache, and fatigue. People with bad posture tend to hunch over, which puts unnecessary stress on their spine. This can cause the discs between the vertebrae to wear down, leading to chronic pain. There are several things you can do to improve your posture and... [Read more]


Tips and Tricks to Replace a Foam Mattress

If it’s time to update your home with some new furniture or accessories, this may be a great time to think about replacing your foam mattress. Though foam is a durable product, at times you will want to replace it. If you are wondering how you can tell when it needs replacing, there are a few methods of checking. One thing that we often neglect during winter is changing out the bedding. Though... [Read more]


How Does Seagrass Furniture Look in the Office?

Blog provided by Wicker Paradise Seagrass furniture, along with its cousins, wicker furniture and rattan furniture, is constructed from natural plant-based elements that create a nature-inspired look. Its tightly woven appearance is sturdy and exquisite, blending well with modern and classic styles. It may not be the most obvious choice for office furniture, but it is a good idea for several reasons. First,... [Read more]


Where to find the best appliance Finance Deals on Black Friday

Christmas is a great time to buy appliances. Why? Because most items are the cheapest they will be all year long. You can get a new Frigidaire black stainless steel refrigerator with French doors for a low monthly payment of around $100. This is a top-of-the-line frig that will last for 20 years or more. While at it, why not get an LG black stainless range to go with it? Maybe it’s time for a new... [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 →