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Forget Tokens: Commuters Can Now Pay Subway Fare By Recycling
Green Lifestyle  (tags: eco-friendly, conservation, recycling, Beijing, China, energy, environment, greenliving, green, Sustainabililty, sustainable, technology )

Michael
- 1 day ago - takepart.com
A successful recycling project Beijing proves that residents are pretty gung ho about environmental issues, especially when they get free subway fare or mobile phone minutes in exchange for recycling.
12 Ecologically Sustainable Countries and Why They Should Be Admired
Green Lifestyle  (tags: resources, ecological deficit, energy, recycling )

Freya
- 2 days ago - alternet.org
As Earth's resources fall into ecological deficit, it's time to inspect our global green policies.
Vending Machine Feeds Stray Cats & Dogs
Offbeat  (tags: vending machine, strays, cats, dogs, food, water, recycling, istanbul )

Marie
- 6 days ago - blog.petspyjamas.com
It is estimated that over 150,000 stray cats and dogs wander the streets of Istanbul, so the Pugedon Smart Recycling Boxes will come as a sweet relief to the hungry creatures. Only a few have been released so far and operate at no charge to the city.
Trash Palaces: The Spectacular Houses Built From Scrap
Green Lifestyle  (tags: recycling, housing, construction, slideshows, houses )

Freya
- 8 days ago - cnn.com
Getting a foothold on the property ladder can be a challenge at the best of times, and the prospects for many of us have been battered further by the global recession.
Building Smarter, Greener Cities
Green Lifestyle  (tags: greenliving, eco-friendly, urban planning, cycling, environment, green, Sustainabililty, sustainable, CO2emissions, globalwarming, energy, conservation, recycling )

Michael
- 9 days ago - montrealgazette.com
Climate change is not something to be dealt with in isolation, but should become part of the DNA of how we approach urban planning.
DOING GOOD BY DESIGN: Feeding Istanbul's Stray Dogs, a Bottle at a Time
Animals  (tags: protection, greenliving, coolstuff, recycling, protection, sustainable, animalwelfare, animaladvocates, animals, GoodNews, goodnews )

Cal
- 9 days ago - spiegel.de
The city of Istanbul is home to a special invention that is the manifestation of social design. A special vending machine dispenses food for stray dogs when people insert recyclable bottles and cans.
Brave New Recycling Economy: Movement Turns Trash to Treasure
Green Lifestyle  (tags: greenliving, coolstuff, design, recycling, Sustainabililty, world, architecture )

Cal
- 17 days ago - spiegel.de
Every piece of garbage can be turned into raw material that can be used in future products. With his influential Cradle to Cradle movement, Germany's Michael Braungart espouses a form of eco-hedonism that puts smart production before conservation.
Gambia - Recycling for Women's Wealth and Independence
Green Lifestyle  (tags: eco-friendly, green, goodnews, energy, environment, recycling, sustainable, technology )

Cal
- 18 days ago - theecologist.org
Now a pioneering project to upcycle waste plastic is beginning to tackle the problem - and in the process enhancing women's social and economic status.
TAKE ACTION NOW! STARBUCKS---Recycle Your Cups!
Green Lifestyle  (tags: recycling, Sustainabililty, Starbucks, activism, green, protection, conservation )

Cal
- 19 days ago - change.org
Starbucks promotes recycling on its cups, but the cups themselves aren't recyclable in most places. The coating on the Starbucks paper cups makes them difficult to recycle. This can be overcome, but it would cost them money.
E-Waste in Ghana: Where Death Is the Price of Living Another Day
Environment  (tags: pollution, destruction, environment, e-waste, recycling, ecosystems, politics, habitatdestruction )

Cal
- 24 days ago - theecologist.org
Attempts to recycle E-waste and donations of old electronic devices are harming poor people's health and devastating the environment in Ghana.
Creative Ways To Reuse Old Plastic Bottles
Offbeat  (tags: recycling, plastic bottles, good ideas )

Alexandra
- 26 days ago - boredpanda.com
The PET plastic that most plastic beverage bottles are made of is a fairly useful material - it's resilient, flexible, transparent and food safe.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Stop Filling Landfills With Recyclable Food - ForceChange
Green Lifestyle  (tags: food, eco-friendly, recycling, green, greenliving, interesting, sustainable )

Cal
- 30 days ago - forcechange.com
About eleven million tons of food is wasted in the United Kingdom each year, and only six percent of the 7.2 million tonnes of food is recycled. In other countries in places like Africa, South America, and Asia, there is not enough food to eat, let alone
Which Is the Greenest College Campus in Your State?
Green Lifestyle  (tags: greenliving, green, green colleges, sustainable, Sustainabililty, protection, recycling, eco-friendly )

Cal
- 38 days ago - ecowatch.com
There are numerous ways to judge how "green" a school is, including a close look at college campuses. eCollegeFinder has created a map illustrating the greenest college campuses in each state, as judged by College Prowler.
Cigarette Butt Recycling Comes to the Big Easy
Green Lifestyle  (tags: environment, recycling )

Shaheen
- 39 days ago - mnn.com
New Orleans partners with TerraCycle to launch the first large-scale public cigarette butt recycling campaign in the U.S.
 

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