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Green Lifestyle

4 Big Recycling Myths Tossed Out
Green Lifestyle  (tags: recycling, business, food, eco-friendly, greenproducts, green, Sustainabililty, technology )

Cal
- 9 days ago - motherjones.com
No, "blue bins" are not what's causing America's trash problem.
Ask Walmart and Whole Foods to Stop Massive Food Waste By Selling and Promoting Ugly Produce.
Green Lifestyle  (tags: food, selling stnadards, ugly produce, foood waste, activism, wasting food, social isssues, health, green, protection, greenproducts, eco-friendly, ecosystems, business )

Cal
- 8 days ago - change.org
Approximately 26% of all produce is wasted in the U.S. before it even reaches the grocery store mostly due to strict cosmetic standards from large grocers that dictate exactly how their fruit and veggies should look.
Sanitation Worker Challenges Whole Foods and Walmart to Stop Trashing Produce
Green Lifestyle  (tags: activism, foods waste, walmart, whole foods, environment, eco-friendly, food, business, humans, greenproducts )

Cal
- 8 days ago - takepart.com
Bay Area resident Jordan Figueiredo is asking the companies to put imperfect fruits and veggies on store shelves.
Plastic Roads? Dutch Company Designs Roads Made of Recycled Bottles
Green Lifestyle  (tags: greenproducts, greenliving, green, coolstuff, Sustainabililty, recycling, world, eco-friendly, interesting, energy, environment )

Cal
- 7 days ago - csmonitor.com
Plastic roads last three times longer than asphalt roads, claim designers, and can be assembled in weeks from prefabbed sections.
Tree Houses: Are Wooden Skyscrapers the Future of Tall Buildings?
Green Lifestyle  (tags: Architecture, Engineering, Greenhouse gas emissions, Carbon capture and storage (CCS), Climate change, Physics )

Judy
- 19 days ago - theguardian.com
'Timber towers' might conjure up images of flammable, Jenga-like structures, but they could represent the safe and eco-friendly future of construction.
The USGBC Is Helping to Reduce Water Usage During a Time of Drought
Green Lifestyle  (tags: environment, eco-friendly, greenliving, water )

CherAway
- 31 days ago - greenerideal.com
While we have not run out yet, predictions show that our need for fresh water will outpace our supply by as much as 40% within just 15 years. Short-term and long-term droughts, combined with human activity, are causing increased water scarcity.
Let's Switch on the Sun and Power Our Street Lights With Solar Energy!
Green Lifestyle  (tags: eco-friendly, energy, green, Greenpeace, India, street lights, sun, solar, crimes, CO2emissions )

Naoko
- 68 days ago - act.greenpeace.org
Solar power can light up darkened streets where electricity supplies are unreliable, making them safer for everyone. They don't rely on coal for electricity, reducing air pollution and climate change emissions.
Tree Experts Work to Rebuild, Preserve Blanco River After Flood
Green Lifestyle  (tags: Texas floods, Blanco River, Tree management, trees, floods, river, rebuild, nature )

Kathryn
- 54 days ago - kvue.com
"If we could just get people to slow down, not burn and not cut, we actually need materials to be as long and intact as possible and these trees that are still rooted in the ground, from our perspective, we want to hang on to those,"
Charge Your Electric Car at These Free, Solar-Powered Stations in San Francisco
Green Lifestyle  (tags: cars, electric, charging stations, free )

CherAway
- 58 days ago - greenerideal.com
Installing as many publicly available charging stations as possible is one of the most important prerequisites for accelerating electric vehicle adoption in any city. San Francisco has been at the forefront of EV adoption,
How Cities Are Destroying Nature in One Simple Infographic
Green Lifestyle  (tags: environment, nature, cities, protection )

CherAway
- 58 days ago - greenerideal.com
As cities continue to sprawl outwards, itâEUR(TM)s obvious that nature has to make some sacrifices. But what may not be obvious are the effects that urbanization has on those that live in the cities, too. Air pollution, increased greenhouse gas emissions,
 
 
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