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20 Plastic Things You Didn't Know You Can Recycle
Green Lifestyle  (tags: recycling, plastics, computers, credit cards, green living )

Nancy
- 833 days ago - greenamerica.org
As a bonus to our "20 Things" list, we link you to our Green Business Network(TM) member, Terracycle, which accepts even more hard-to-recycle items, like candy wrappers, chip bags, butter tubs, and other single-use plastic items. Individuals, schools, non...
Italy Bans Shops From Handing Out Plastic Bags
Green Lifestyle  (tags: environment, protection, plastic bags, Italy, ban, shopping, recycling )

Cher
- 1201 days ago - telegraph.co.uk
Italy has banned shops and supermarkets from giving their customers plastic bags in an effort to promote natural and recyclable materials.
ACTION ALERT: Forest Service: Allow Recycling Options in Our Forests ! PLEASE SIGN !
Green Lifestyle  (tags: greenliving, forests, environment, recycling, eco-friendly, conservation, environment )

Simone
- 1115 days ago - change.org
When you're in the forest (as natural as it can get) why aren't we able to recycle? Recycling helps preserve our forests and reduce waste. Demand that the U.S. Forest Service show they care about our forests, by adopting policies to protect it.
Apple Quits U.S. Chamber of Commerce Over Global Warming Views
Green Lifestyle  (tags: apple, computers, stephen, jobs, green, eco-friendly, conservation, recycling, sustainabililty, greenliving, environment, energy, technology, CO2emissions, goodnews, U.S. Chamber of Commerce, business, money, politics, society, ethics )

Tom
- 1654 days ago - mercurynews.com
Adding momentum to the revolt against the U.S. Chamber of Commerce, Apple on Monday resigned from the business group because of its opposition to federal efforts to limit greenhouse gases. The move comes amid efforts by Apple to burnish its green image.
Slippery Banana Peels Could Be A Savior For Polluted Water
Green Lifestyle  (tags: greenliving, green, eco-friendly, cleaning up water pollution, coolstuff, recycling, organic, technology, sustainable, interesting, food, greenproducts, goodnews, environment, ecosystems )

Cal
- 978 days ago - npr.org
The banana peel, it turns out, can take water dirtied by heavy metals from mining operations or other activities and turn it to clean drinking water.
ACTION ALERT: Tell Airlines to Increase Their Recycling! PLEASE SIGN !
Green Lifestyle  (tags: enviornment, eco-friendly, airplanes, industry conservation, recycling, greenliving, Sustainabililty )

Simone
- 1015 days ago - greenamerica.org
Airlines are only recycling a fraction of the waste generated on flights, resulting in hundreds of millions of pounds of waste going to landfills. Join us in encouraging 11 major airlines to reduce their waste and recycle more of it.
Individual 'Green' Gestures Are Not Saving The Planet Fast Enough ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Green Lifestyle  (tags: environment, protection, recycling, earth, conservation )

Cher
- 791 days ago - forcechange.com
There are countless individuals that live in the United States that have made lifestyle changes in recent 'green' years. Some citizens believe only making small changes are enough, such as cutting down on plastic bags and recycling
Artist Transforms Weapons of the Drug War to Plant Trees
Green Lifestyle  (tags: architecture, art forms, business, conservation, eco-friendly, energy, environment, greenproducts, healthy, interesting, organic, recycling, society, sustainable, technology )

Kit
- 1259 days ago - good.is
Palas por Pistolas Since 2008, Reyes has been distributing the resulting shovels to art institutions and schools, where they are used to plant trees. For Reyes, the project is about "showing how an agent of death can become an agent of life."
Tons of L.A. River Trash to Be Captured Before Hitting the Sea
Green Lifestyle  (tags: green, greenliving, goodnews, greenproducts, green waste disposal, recycling, interesting, energy, technology, Sustainabililty, humans )

Cal
- 895 days ago - latimesblogs.latimes.com
Tons of trash normally swept to the ocean by the Los Angeles River should be captured by thousands of trash screens that have been installed beneath nearly every storm drain in the lower reaches of the river.
Give Texans More Incentive to Recycle ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Green Lifestyle  (tags: humans, environment, recycling, Texas, greenliving )

Cher
- 927 days ago - forcechange.com
Currently in the United States only 10 states legislate a bottle bill. What this means is that a small tax is paid when purchasing recyclable materials to help insure that these materials get properly re-used and not discarded or put in a landfill.
TAKE ACTION NOW! NYC Should Use Old Landfill As A Renewable Energy Powerhouse
Green Lifestyle  (tags: recycling, green, greenliving, greenproducts, environment, eco-friendly, coolstuff, Sustainabililty, sustainable, healthy, ecosystems, energy )

Cal
- 756 days ago - forcechange.com
A New York City landfill site could potentially become a home for renewable energy sources that could benefit an impressive number of citizens as well as the city itself. It is fairly obvious what the wonderful advantages are to utilizing renewable energy
DuPont Is Sued Over New Herbicide
Green Lifestyle  (tags: green, greenproducts, greenliving, pesticides, organic, recycling, eco-friendly, environment, shopping )

Cal
- 1001 days ago - green.blogs.nytimes.com
A Pennsylvania homeowner and an Indiana golf course company have filed a class-action lawsuit against DuPont charging that the chemical giant was either negligent or reckless in putting a new weedkiller on the market.
OP-ED: Solar Power Off the Grid: Energy Access for World's Poor
Green Lifestyle  (tags: energy, politics, humans, greenproducts, greenliving, social access to alternative energy, alternative energy, eco-friendly, business, environment, sustainable, recycling, organic, ecosystems, Sustainabililty, technology )

Cal
- 833 days ago - e360.yale.edu
More than a billion people worldwide lack access to electricity. The best way to bring it to them -- while reducing greenhouse gas emissions -- is to launch a global initiative to provide solar panels and other forms of distributed renewable power to poor v
TAKE ACTION NOW! Dunkin Donuts: Stop Using Styrofoam Cups and Switch to a More Eco-Friendly Solution.
Green Lifestyle  (tags: recycling, Sustainabililty, sustainable, styrofoam, reducing pollution, business, eco-friendly, greenproducts, green, technology )

Cal
- 595 days ago - change.org
Dunkin' Donuts still serves their coffee in styrofoam cups. The amount of styrofoam cups used at their stores is shocking.While it takes 100 cups to equal 1 pound, that still works out to 4,880,000 pounds of trash -- trash that is mostly styrofoam!
   

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