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‘Smog Vacuum’ In China That Turns Pollution Into Jewelry Is Actually Working

Posted by on December 16, 2016 in Eco-Friendly, Environment with 0 Comments
‘Smog Vacuum’ In China That Turns Pollution Into Jewelry Is Actually Working

Earlier this year, Studio Roosegaarde installed a smog-sucking vacuum tower in Beijing, a Chinese city renowned for its air pollution. The Smog Free Tower works to combat air pollution by sucking 75% of PM10 and PM2.5 particles from the air. It runs on a small amount of electricity and is powered by wind energy.

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Solar Can Already Generate More Energy Than Oil, Study Says

Posted by on December 14, 2016 in Eco-Friendly, Environment with 0 Comments
Solar Can Already Generate More Energy Than Oil, Study Says

The world has also seen solar energy continue to gain momentum as just last month, the Tesla company announced that they will begin selling solar roof panels in 2017 that will likely be more cost effective than a “regular roof.” Tesla’s CEO Elon Musk said of the announcement: “It’s looking quite promising that a solar roof will actually cost less than a normal roof before you even take in the value of electricity into account.”

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Could “Plug-and-Play” Solar Be the Next Clean Energy Wave in the U.S.?

Posted by on December 9, 2016 in Eco-Friendly, Environment with 0 Comments
Could “Plug-and-Play” Solar Be the Next Clean Energy Wave in the U.S.?

You may be able to use solar – even if you don’t own your home – with this new “plug-and-play” solar technology.

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Sweden Is Recycling So Much Trash, It’s Running Out

Posted by on November 20, 2016 in Eco-Friendly, Environment with 0 Comments
Sweden Is Recycling So Much Trash, It’s Running Out

Sweden has transformed the way they get rid of their waste to such an extent that only 1 per cent of it ends up in landfill sites, and they have even found a way to transform the remaining polluting gas into biofuel.

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Grow Your Own Food Throughout the Year with the Cost and Energy Efficient Micro-Climate System [Video]

Posted by on November 18, 2016 in Eco-Friendly, Environment with 0 Comments
Grow Your Own Food Throughout the Year with the Cost and Energy Efficient Micro-Climate System [Video]

As the population keeps on increasing, so too will humans have to keep searching for food, water and other basic necessities of life. The Greenhouse of the Future may have the solution to our problem.

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Adidas To Make 1 Million Pairs Of Sneakers From Recycled Ocean Plastic By 2017

Posted by on November 17, 2016 in Eco-Friendly, Environment with 0 Comments
Adidas To Make 1 Million Pairs Of Sneakers From Recycled Ocean Plastic By 2017

This shoe is the first in the world to be made from recycled ocean plastic. All debris will be obtained from a string of 1,000 coral islands off India’s western coast. According to Adidas, its collaboration with Parley for the Oceans is the “beginning of the end of ocean plastic.” One would hope so, as plastic pollution is wreaking havoc on the environment.

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6 Reasons the Whole World Is Shifting to Renewable Energy

Posted by on November 4, 2016 in Eco-Friendly, Environment with 0 Comments
6 Reasons the Whole World Is Shifting to Renewable Energy

Fossil fuels will eventually go the way of the dinosaur. Renewables are the (near) future. Here’s why.

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How Regenerative Farming Methods Can Restore Ecology and Rebuild Communities

Posted by on October 31, 2016 in Eco-Friendly, Environment with 0 Comments
How Regenerative Farming Methods Can Restore Ecology and Rebuild Communities

A common misconception is that regenerative and organic farming cannot be done on a large-scale. Harris proves this isn’t true. In fact, while farming conventionally, he had about 700 heads of cattle on the farm. Today, the land supports 100,000 individual animals of several species, and this is made possible because they support rather than compete with each other for limited resources.

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New Solar Panels Pull Drinking Water From The Air Because Clean Water Is A Human Right

Posted by on October 28, 2016 in Eco-Friendly, Environment with 0 Comments
New Solar Panels Pull Drinking Water From The Air Because Clean Water Is A Human Right

Zero Mass Water created a material that absorbs water from the air at an extremely accelerated rate, then it draws the water back out to evaporate it and draw out pollutants. After this purification process, the distilled water is run through a mineral block to add calcium and magnesium and to improve the taste.

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10 Cancer Causers You Should Throw Away (& How to Replace Them)

Posted by on October 26, 2016 in Eco-Friendly, Environment, Environmental Hazards with 0 Comments
10 Cancer Causers You Should Throw Away (& How to Replace Them)

Did you know many household products you use contain cancer-causing chemicals? Here are ten such products along with healthy alternatives.

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World’s Most Remote Island Is About To Become Self-Sufficient

Posted by on October 24, 2016 in Eco-Friendly, Environment with 0 Comments
World’s Most Remote Island Is About To Become Self-Sufficient

The world’s most remote island is about 1,000 miles away from the closest landmass, a point of pride for the small South Atlantic island of Tristan da Cunha. Since they are so isolated, it’s not only important that they become self-sufficient but that they also pass on the knowledge necessary to keep the community going for future generations.

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New Wind-Powered Device Can Produce 11 Gallons of Clean Drinking Water from the Air

Posted by on October 17, 2016 in Eco-Friendly, Environment with 0 Comments
New Wind-Powered Device Can Produce 11 Gallons of Clean Drinking Water from the Air

Discover how this simple, but amazing water-harvesting technology works.

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Trees Outfitted With Tiny, Vertical Wind Turbines Generate Clean Energy [Watch]

Posted by on October 12, 2016 in Eco-Friendly, Environment with 5 Comments
Trees Outfitted With Tiny, Vertical Wind Turbines Generate Clean Energy [Watch]

One of the biggest criticisms of wind turbines is that in addition to being very loud, they’re not very nice to look at. This is likely to soon change – at least in urban environments, thanks to an aesthetically appealing innovation created by the French company New Wind. When one first glances at a Tree Vent, it appears to be like any other tree. Upon closer inspection, however, it becomes very obvious that each ‘leaf’ on the device is actually a vertical wind turbine.

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Why We Must Ban Plastic Bags and Support a Circular Economy

Posted by on October 11, 2016 in Eco-Friendly, Environment with 8 Comments
Why We Must Ban Plastic Bags and Support a Circular Economy

Plastic bags by design are really good at escaping our recovery systems and knowing now how dangerous plastics are to the environment, the logical next step is a design overhaul.

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10 Ways To Make Your Kitchen More Green

Posted by on September 29, 2016 in Eco-Friendly, Environment with 0 Comments
10 Ways To Make Your Kitchen More Green

Energy-efficient food preparation and cleaning habits, using equipment made from sustainable materials, and dodging toxic chemicals are also important if you want to have a truly healthy kitchen.

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