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Jun 2, 2009

600 Million lightbulbs add 30,000 POUNDS of Mercury to our air and water EACH YEAR. 

 Compact Fluorescent Recycling Kits  Compact Bulb Recycling   Compact fluorescent light bulbs and lamps are more energy efficient than standard bulbs.  However, they pose a huge environmental risk if they are disposed of in a landfill to be burned or buried.
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Posted: Tuesday June 2, 2009, 7:46 am
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Michael H.
male, age 54, divorced, 2 children
Louisville, KY, USA
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May
13
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(thanks CoalRiverWind.org)Norther n West Virginia\'s Mountaineer and Mt. Storm wind farms are the only places where wind has been developed in the state.  It\'s a different story in coal rich areas farther to the south.  There, Massey Energy ha...
Mar
8
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(thanks Holly and Mr C)today i learned that they underestimated CO2 levels for 2009 by 35% and the earth\'s natural carbon sinks are each able to process less carbon than before.\r\nHere are some more free click2forest sites you may not know about.\r\nThe ...
Jan
26
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Take action. Save the Tongass from clearcutting.\r\nDespite the support of over 4 million public comments from across the country supporting the 2001 Roadless Area Conservation Rule, Bush excluded Alaska\'s Tongass rainforest from roadless protections. \r...


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Jan
19
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\\n\\n \\\"Blessed are the meek: for they shall inherit the earth.\\\"  (Matthew 5:5)Who are the meek?  I guess it depends who you ask, but I think the meaning implied in the passage above has somehow been lost over the years.  Perhaps t...
Jan
12
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  It is said that the eyes are the windows to the soul.  There is much to be said about this.  You can see emotion through the eyes, can you not?  You can often tell if a person is lying or not by looking into their eyes.  Wha...
Jan
11
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When we are born, we are aware of our spiritual self.  Actually, this is the part of ourselves with which we are most aware!  The body is new.  Wow!  Look at those fingers and toes!  As to the mental aspect of self, we were ha...
Jan
5
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\\nI no longer choose to trust the medical system with caring for my health in any significant way.  If I need stitches or an emergency accident occurs.  But for my ongoing health care, no thank you.  I do not believe in their ways.\\nI o...
Dec
31
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\\nThe turning of the calendar year \\nbrings hope of new things, but the truth is that new things occur every \\nmoment in time.  And just as we have the tradition of making resolutions\\n on New Year\\\'s Day, we can also resolve to change how we exp...


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