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Before You Toss Food, Wait. Check It Out!
Green Lifestyle  (tags: conservation, eco-friendly, food, health, humans, Sustainabililty, world, waste )

Kathy
- 1034 days ago - foodsafetynews.com
It's happened to all of us: you're looking for something in the freezer or pantry, and discover food that has been forgotten. Your first impulse is to throw it out, but wait! Is it still good? Chances are it is!
Think.Eat.Save: Waste Management = Environment Management
Green Lifestyle  (tags: environment, eco-friendly, food, waste, protection, humans )

Cher
- 1160 days ago - livinggreenmag.com
Reducing food waste, and waste in general, is not only up to individuals, though don't thump the significance of the decision of each one of us. But, obviously, based on the volume and turnover of food and consumers, businesses can make a major
8 Simple Ways to Reduce Household Waste
Green Lifestyle  (tags: environment, eco-friendly, protection, waste )

Cher
- 1160 days ago - livinggreenmag.com
It sounds simple enough, but every trip to the grocery store combats the theory. Most food is packaged in plastic, in cardboard or in both. Then in another plastic bag to carry it home. What a vicious plastic cycle. Here are eight ways to reduce your
Stomping Out Foodprints
Green Lifestyle  (tags: environment, humans, food, waste )

Cher
- 1184 days ago - greenerideal.com
A study published last summer broadcast an alarming statistic: that nearly half of the total American food supply (approximately $165 BILLION annually) gets dumped in the trash.
From Waste to Wonder: The Tale of the Ugly Duckweed
Green Lifestyle  (tags: environment, protection, waste )

Cher
- 1193 days ago - livinggreenmag.com
A little over a centimeter long, the common duckweed, Spirodela polyrrhiza, is often found colonizing ponds and lakes in a carpet of green. With a global distribution, the duckweed family claims the Guinness for some of the smallest, simplest, and
50% of Food Wasted?
Green Lifestyle  (tags: environment, greenliving, food, waste )

Cher
- 1204 days ago - greenerideal.com
A new report by the Institute of Mechanical Engineers has found that somewhere around "30 and 50 percent of all the food that's produced on the planet is lost and wasted without ever reaching human stomachs."
Four Steps to Less Wasteful Communities
Green Lifestyle  (tags: composting, eco-friendly, environment, greenliving, recycling, Sustainabililty, waste )

Julie
- 1221 days ago - yesmagazine.org
The individual actions we take to reduce waste are important. But to stem the avalanche of stuff, we also need system-wide solutions.
Be More Attentive Towards Waste Disposal
Green Lifestyle  (tags: environment, waste, eco-friendly, greenliving, protection )

Cher
- 1222 days ago - greenerideal.com
Nowadays, waste management has become a major issue in almost every sector, be it home, factory, office, malls, you name it and every place on this planet is facing this issue. Where the business is concerned, depending on the type of business, one needs
A Dozen Obama-Subsidized Fisker Electric Cars Caught Fire and Exploded in a Port Lot After Being Flooded By Sandy
Green Lifestyle  (tags: Waste, Mismanagement, Obama Administration, Abuse, Picking Losers, Subsidizing Failure, Exploding Cars, Wasteful Spending of Public Funds, Bureaucracy, Good Enough for Government Work )

Paula
- 1276 days ago - minx.cc
Can you imagine if this were Bush's car? Well, if it were Bush's car, that's what we'd know it as. Bush's Car. Bush's Folly. The Burning Bushmobile.
Green Infrastructure Turns Rain Into a Resource, Not a Pollution Source
Green Lifestyle  (tags: green infrastructure, new york, philadelphia, rainwater, sewage, sewers, storm water, waste, wasteland, water, water pollution )

Judy
- 1342 days ago - switchboard.nrdc.org
Using green infrastructure to stop water waste is a radical departure from the norm, and it's incredibly encouraging to see the idea take root.
How to Stop Wasting Food
Green Lifestyle  (tags: eco-friendly, food, waste, greenliving, environment, protection )

Cher
- 1388 days ago - canadianliving.com
From making breakfeast out of dinner leftovers to sniff taste testing products in your fridge, find out how you can avoid wasting so much food at home.
Bokashi: The Japanese Composting Method Not Recognized in USA
Green Lifestyle  (tags: environment, eco-friendly, food, waste, composting )

Cher
- 1421 days ago - greenerideal.com
The correlation between food waste and environmental decline may seem weak, but the amount of food wasted is, in fact, a problem for our environment.
Facts on Holiday Waste
Green Lifestyle  (tags: Facts on, Holiday, Waste, environment, recycling )

Agnes
- 1629 days ago - recycleworks.org
From Thanksgiving to New Years Day, household waste increases by more than 25%. Added food waste, shopping bags, packaging, wrapping paper, bows and ribbons - it all adds up to an additional 1 million tons a week to our landfills. (EPA and Use Less Stuff
Reduce Holiday Waste, Before and After Christmas
Green Lifestyle  (tags: environment, Reduce, Holiday, Waste, Before, After, Christmas )

Agnes
- 1629 days ago - simpleorganic.net
Christmas is right around the corner, and some of you may have already had holiday celebrations with friends and family. I love this time of year, and I think I'm almost as excited as my three year old for Christmas morning, but probably for different
Household Recycling Personal Waste Facts
Green Lifestyle  (tags: Household, Recycling, Personal, Waste, Facts )

Agnes
- 1632 days ago - greenliving.nationalgeographic.com
Every household produces personal waste every day that adds up to a staggering amount of garbage each year. In 2009 alone, the Environmental Protection Agency reports, municipal solid waste produced by American households, businesses and hospitals amount

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