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Americans Don't Know What to Do With Used Car Batteries
Green Lifestyle  (tags: sustainable, ecology, recycling, electric vehicles, batteryenvironment )

- 1 day ago -
A recent consumer survey commissioned by Johnson Controls found that seven out of 10 Americans don't know what to do with used car batteries.
The Legacy of Toxic IPhone Electronic Waste
Green Lifestyle  (tags: eco-friendly, environment, greenliving, recycling, technology )

- 6 days ago -
The world is full of electronics -- computers, laptops, cell phones, tablets, e-book readers, et cetera. In fact, according to some estimates, by 2017 the average person will have five devices that connect to the Internet, many of them manufactured
TAKE ACTION NOW! Support Used Tire Recycling - ForceChange
Green Lifestyle  (tags: greenliving, green, greenproducts, recycling, Sustainabililty )

- 10 days ago -
Urge rubber associations to advocate for used tire recycling so tires don't end up in landfills
Montenegro: Recycling Instead of Fines
Green Lifestyle  (tags: recycling )

- 11 days ago -
If by 2020 Montenegro is not recycling 50 percent of its plastic, glass, metal and paper, at the moment they become a member of the European Union, Montenegro will be delivered to the European Court of Justice.
22 Facts About Plastic Pollution (And 10 Things We Can Do About It)
Green Lifestyle  (tags: greenproducts, green, recycling, sustainable, plastic pollution, environment, eco-friendly )

- 16 days ago -
It seems nearly impossible to escape plastic in our every day lives, doesn't it?
Nontoxic Flame Retardants From Whey
Green Lifestyle  (tags: green, greenliving, greenproducts, whey, non-toxic, recycling, eco-friendly, environment )

- 17 days ago -
Whey is generally a waste byproduct from cheese- and yogurt-making. Producers need to find ways to dispose of it, and often it is discharged into wastewater systems.
Bikes Help Lift People Out of Poverty.
Green Lifestyle  (tags: bicycle, Poverty, recycling, Africa, sustainable, travel, technology, water, business, goodnews )

- 19 days ago -
Transport and development go hand-in-hand. Virtually everything traded, must be transported, and almost everyone needs wheels to get to work or school. Simple, affordable transport generates income opportunities in developing countries.
Ask Umbra: Is It OK to Recycle Bottles That Have Been Full of Chemicals?
Green Lifestyle  (tags: recycling, toxic substances, greenliving, plastic, eco-friendly, sustainable )

- 20 days ago -
Is it safe to recycle plastic jugs that previously held toxic substances? Would the residue from a bottle of automotive antifreeze or household cleaner transfer to next plastic product after recycling? I've thought about washing out the bottles before rec
Dying to Give Back: The Green Burial Movement
Green Lifestyle  (tags: greenproducts, greenliving, green, green burial, eco-friendly, recycling, sustainable, technology )

- 22 days ago -
Fortunately, eco-friendly, or green burials, are on the rise and offer an alternative to the financially expensive and environmentally costly conventional burial.
16 Penny-Wise Ways to a Weather-Proof Home
Green Lifestyle  (tags: architecture, conservation, coolstuff, eco-friendly, energy, environment, food, garden, globalwarming, greenliving, greenproducts, recycling, Sustainabililty, technology )

- 36 days ago -
With the horrendous weather condition in the United States, your house may be suffering from horrible leaks, faulty gutters, and even broken windows or doors.
No Suds Needed: Waterless Laundry Machine Taking Industry for a Spin
Green Lifestyle  (tags: clothing, conservation, eco-friendly, energy, environment, family, greenliving, greenproducts, home, recycling, Sustainabililty, technology, water, world )

- 37 days ago -
The $10 billion laundry industry has rarely changed since the U.S. introduced automatic machines in the late 1940's, but one company is poised to clean out the competition with a revolutionary system that uses virtually no water and lots of reusable ..
Slovenia: Old Paper for New Hope
Green Lifestyle  (tags: recycling )

- 37 days ago -
On Monday 17, March 2014 a big recycling project will launch in Slovenia. Zealous ecologists gained support from commercial enterprises for their undertaking to activate the entire country and collect as much old paper as possible.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Commend Europe for Reducing Plastic Bag Waste - ForceChange
Green Lifestyle  (tags: green, greenliving, greenproducts, organic, recycling, sustainable, eco-friendly, design )

- 40 days ago -
Recently, members of the European Parliament's Environment Committee approved a report that would reduce the use of single use plastic bags. The report consists of a two stage reduction target to decrease the amount of waste in the environment across all
The Pains and Joys of Recycling
Green Lifestyle  (tags: recycling, zero waste, greenliving )

- 45 days ago -
It probably isn't a surprise that as a writer for TreeHugger, I spend a lot of time thinking about recycling. As I report on how policy makers and companies deal with waste, it naturally makes me think about the choices I make in my personal life.
PLEASE SIGN!! Coke Is Running a Smear Campaign to Try and Defeat a Common-Sense 'Cash for Containers' Recycling Scheme in Austr
Business  (tags: Australia, COKE, 'Cash for Containers', recycling, smear campaign, Coke sues, government, money, consumers )

- 46 days ago -
State Premiers are deciding right now whether to join forces and stand up to Coke, but they need our support. It's time we spoke up against Coke's war on recycling. Sign the petition to Australia's Premiers, and tell them to stand up to Coke!!

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