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Grow Hemp as An Industrial Crop
Environment  (tags: Hemp, Industrial Hemp, Hemp farming, sustainable, natural fiber, the Environment, the Economy, Veterans, replace plastics )

BMutiny
- 38 days ago - cqrcengage.com
WE THE UNDERSIGNED ask Congress to support the Industrial Hemp Farming Act and wish to see this bill moved to a hearing during this Congressional session. Allow American farmers and veterans to grow this environmentally sustainable crop
Care About Wildlife? Here's Why You Should Kick the Bottled Water Habit Today
Environment  (tags: animals, plastic bottles, green, recylcing, eco-friendly, environment, greenproducts, sustainable, recycling, environment, ecosystems, destruction, wildlife )

Cal
- 225 days ago - onegreenplanet.org
. If you care about birds, fish, insects and any number of other creatures, this is one industry you wonâEUR(TM)t want to be supporting any longer. From the harvest of water by bottling companies to the manufacture and eventual disposal of the plastic bottles
Studio SproutâEUR(TM)s Backyard Greenhouse Combines Stylish Form With Fabulous Function
Environment  (tags: green, environment, coolstuff, architecture, greenliving, ecosystems, Sustainabililty, world, water, technology, sustainable, organic, greenproducts, food, family, home, design, children, eco-friendly, babies, garden, humans, society, CoolStuff, CO2eGoodN )

Leopold
- 282 days ago - inhabitat.com
Backyard greenhouses tend to toe the line when it comes to form following function, meaning they end up being an eyesore in an otherwise immaculate yard. The Studio Sprout greenhouse is of a different ilk, adding style and beauty without sacrificin
POLLINATOR PLAN AIMS HIGH, BUT FALLS SHORT. TELL THE WHITE HOUSE TASK FORCE THEY CAN DO BETTER.
Environment  (tags: animals, climate, ecosystems, environment, habitat, wildlife, world, Sustainable, endangered )

Ruth
- 306 days ago - salsa3.salsalabs.com
'While the Task Force has developed positive, far reaching goals for honey bees, monarch butterflies and other pollinators, the plan is unfortunately far too weak to actually accomplish those goals.We think the White House can do better.'PLEASE SIGN,SHARE
How Israel Defies Drought
Environment  (tags: eco-friendly, energy, sustainable, protection, technology, green, weather, green, environment, water )

Cal
- 374 days ago - csmonitor.com
Israel ended its driest year on record with a water surplus. Lessons from a desert nation on how to get more out of the spigot.
The Freedom Tower Was Supposed To Be the Greenest Building in America. So What Went Wrong?
Environment  (tags: greenliving, Sustainabililty, greenproducts, green, environment, sustainable, technology, humans, politics )

Cal
- 571 days ago - motherjones.com
Under pressure to get a publishing giant into the iconic tower, the site's developers may have sacrificed a core part of its green plans.
President Obama: Don't Wait, Reject KXL Now ACTION
Environment  (tags: Keystone XL, ecosystems, environment, energy, sustainable, eco-friendly, health, disease )

Nancy
- 587 days ago - action.biologicaldiversity.org
Please take action now and demand an end to Keystone XL, once and for all, so our country can move on to debating real clean-energy solutions.
Stop Monsanto's Secret Plan to Kill GMO Labeling
Environment  (tags: environment, healthconditions, nutrition, cancer, food, sustainable, GMO, labeling GMO )

Jeanne
- 903 days ago - action.fooddemocracynow.org
Right now Monsanto and giant food companies are scheming behind the scenes to introduce a bill in Congress that would kill mandatory state GMO labeling efforts and replace it with a gutted version of a bill to preempt states' rights and give the illu
Bringing Back the Night: A Fight Against Light Pollution
Environment  (tags: pollution, light pollution, wildlife, healthconditions, protection, environment, humans, ecosystems, animals, nature, technology, sustainable, society, green, environment, eco-friendly )

Cal
- 1037 days ago - e360.yale.edu
As evidence mounts that excessive use of light is harming wildlife and adversely affecting human health, new initiatives in France and elsewhere are seeking to turn down the lights that flood an ever-growing part of the planet.
Demand Sustainable Fishing in Indonesia *** Please Sign ***
Environment  (tags: Indonesia, Fishing, sustainable, ocean, conservation )

Frans
- 1059 days ago - forcechange.com
Indonesia is a major supplier for coral reef fish that are sold in local restaurants and exported to China, Japan, Europe, and North America for use in aquariums. This practice has become a fast-growing business, but is poorly regulated and is already ...
TAKE ACTION NOW! Help Stop Pollution in Australia: Tell NSW and QLD to Kick the Can!
Environment  (tags: protection, environment, eco-friendly, recycling, sustainable, pollution, conservation, ecosystems, nature, humans, habitatdestruction, politics, pollution, protection )

Cal
- 1108 days ago - marineconservation.org.au
It's time for Australia to take real action to stop 7 billion drink containers ending up as landfill or littering our beaches, rivers and oceans each year. A national Container Deposit Scheme (CDS) - which places a 10cent fully refundable deposit on drink
World Water Day
Environment  (tags: water, water footprint, conservation, sustainable, americans, family, wildlife, nature )

Nancy
- 1196 days ago - nature.org
We've all heard the recommendation that we should consume eight glasses of water a day. But the water we drink is only a tiny fraction of our full water footprint.
In Midwest, Bringing Back Native Prairies Yard By Yard
Environment  (tags: green, environment, destruction, conservation, agriculture, habitat restoration, protection, habitat, protection, green, greenliving, sustainable, environment )

Cal
- 1288 days ago - e360.yale.edu
Across the U.S. Midwest, homeowners are restoring their yards and former farmland to the native prairie that existed in pre-settlement days. The benefits can be substantial -- maintenance that uses less water and no fertilizer, and an ecosystem that suppor
Indigenous Message to Rio+20: Leave Everything Beneath Mother Earth
Environment  (tags: news, Sustainabililty, sustainable, green, Rio +20 Conference, native leaders, eco-friendly, environment, greenliving, goodnews, energy, conservation, world, protection, politics, nature, habitat, conservation )

Cal
- 1479 days ago - ipsnews.wpengine.com
Indigenous leaders from all over South America are making their way by foot, canoe and eventually on buses to be part of the Kari-Oca Caravan to Rio de Janeiro, to talk to world leaders at the United Nations Conference on Sustainable Development, Rio+20.
PARAGUAY: Bamboo Against Deforestation
Environment  (tags: green, environment, eco-friendly, architecture, conservation, sustainable, habitatdestruction, world )

Cal
- 2263 days ago - ipsnews.net
Uncontrolled expansion of cattle farming in Paraguay has led to "cutting down trees and planting exotic grasses," says environmentalist Guillermo Gayo. To put a halt to this practice in the southern department of Paraguarí, the foundation he heads has imp
 

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