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Vita-Mix, Please Bring Back the Safe, Non-Toxic Stainless Steel Pitcher! Beth Terry Oakland, CA //PLEASE SIGN THIS PETITION.
Green Lifestyle  (tags: eco-friendly, ecosystems, Cool Stuff, sustainable, technology, health, healthy, organic, protection, food, water, mankind, world )

Ruth
- 1 day ago - change.org
"The high-speed Vita-Mix blender was invented in 1937 by William Grover Barnard, a pioneer in the health food industry, as a way to easily prepare healthy foods. Originally, it came with a safe, non-toxic stainless steel pitcher. "PLEASE SIGN PETITION
Safeway, Starbucks and Target: Stop Bankrolling Anti-GMO Food Labeling Efforts! PETITION.
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Ruth
- 14 hours ago - petitions.moveon.org
"By supporting the GMA, your company is supporting efforts to deny me a basic consumer right, one that consumers in 64 other countries have. I will not spend... on your products until your company supports my right to know if my food contains GMO's"
Sign Me Up! âEUR" Beyond Pesticides
Green Lifestyle  (tags: babies, ecosystems, environment, family, food, garden, greenliving, greenproducts, health, healthy, organic, Sustainabililty, sustainable )

Joe
- 15 hours ago - action.beyondpesticides.org
Support the Organic Agriculture Research Act to increase support for the rapidly growing organic agriculture and food industry. The bill increases funding for the Organic Agriculture Research and Extension Initiative (OREI) from $20 million to $50. USA
Foeeurope,EUs Top Court Rules for Stronger Democratic Scrutiny of Trade Agreements
Green Lifestyle  (tags: europe, trade, rights, democracy, Sustainabililty, greenproducts )

Ruth
- 13 hours ago - foeeurope.org
EU-US Trade deal.The interests of people & the planet must be put before the interests of big business.Trade agreements with investment provisions need to receive the scrutiny of national parliaments.Good decision!
MAILBOX: Simple Solar Changed My Life Published In: Issue #179, May / June 2017
Green Lifestyle  (tags: eco-friendly, ecosystems, energy, environment, goodnews, sustainable, technology, healthy, water, world )

Ruth
- 3 hours ago - homepower.com
' On many levelsâEUR"practical, intellectual, emotional, and spiritualâEUR"I had freed myself. Simple solar produced the simple delights of being in tune with nature, and knowing that IâEUR(TM)m doing my part to make the world better for future generations....'
Hydro Design Considerations By Ian Woofenden Published In: Issue #132, August / September 2009
Green Lifestyle  (tags: CoolStuff, design, eco-friendly, ecosystems, energy, environment, green, home, sustainable, technology, water )

Ruth
- 3 hours ago - homepower.com
"If you are blessed with water flowing downhill on your property, you are fortunate indeed. Small-scale hydro-electricity can be the most cost-effective and reliable form of renewable energy (RE) for your home. But tapping this resource responsibly...."
2 Microhydro Power Basics // Home Power Magazine
Green Lifestyle  (tags: design, CoolStuff, eco-friendly, ecosystems, energy, environment, green, home, sustainable, technology, water )

Ruth
- 3 hours ago - homepower.com
"Microhydro-electric systems can eke a large amount of energy out of a small water flow with minimal impact. Because they run 24 hours a day, these systems can be low-wattage while generating enough energy to make a big dent in a typical homeâEUR(TM)s energy"
Microhydro Systems: Advice From The Pros By: Ian Woofenden Published In: Issue #146, December / January 2012
Green Lifestyle  (tags: CoolStuff, design, eco-friendly, energy, green, sustainable, technology, water )

Ruth
- 3 hours ago - homepower.com
"Home-scale micro hydro-electric systems can give the best renewable bang for the buck. With the right situation and implementation, you can have a low-impact, low-maintenance, reliable system that supplies clean energy over the long haul."
3 Microhydro Power Basics in Home Power Magazine
Green Lifestyle  (tags: CoolStuff, design, eco-friendly, energy, ecosystems, environment, green, sustainable, technology, water )

Ruth
- 2 hours ago - homepower.com
"On-grid without batteries....; On-grid with batteries.... Off-grid without batteries.... Off-grid with batteries."
4 Get Started With Micro Hydro Power in Home Power Magazine
Green Lifestyle  (tags: CoolStuff, design, eco-friendly, energy, ecosystems, environment, green, home, sustainable, technology, water )

Ruth
- 2 hours ago - homepower.com
"After youâEUR(TM)ve done your load analysis and know how many kilowatt-hours you want to generate, a micro hydro system site survey primarily focuses on four measurements:..."
1 Solar Water Heating Basics/What Is Solar Water Heating? in Home Power
Green Lifestyle  (tags: CoolStuff, design, eco-friendly, ecosystems, energy, environment, green, home, sustainable, technology, water )

Ruth
- 2 hours ago - homepower.com
'Solar water heating collectors capture and retain heat from the sun and transfer this heat to a liquid....Heat and infrared radiation (IR) are produced when short wave radiation light hits a collectorâEUR(TM)s absorber, which is then trapped inside....'
Control Fleas Naturally With Common Household Items
Green Lifestyle  (tags: flea abatement, green living, diy, non toxic flea control, pet health, safe fleas control )

Laura
- 58 minutes ago - instructables.com
Flea season is upon us. If you have ever had an infestation, you know you have to combat fleas from many angles to control and eliminate these hopping, opportunistic parasitic pests. One of the most powerful agents in reducing flea populations is
   

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