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Environmentally friendly, environment-friendly, eco-friendly, nature-friendly, and green are terms referring to goods and habitats, services, laws, guidelines and policies that inflict reduced, minimal, or no harm upon ecosystems or the environment

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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Designer Creates Amazing Tents That Can Collect Water and Harvest Energy from the Sun

Posted by on September 26, 2016 in Eco-Friendly, Environment with 30 Comments
Designer Creates Amazing Tents That Can Collect Water and Harvest Energy from the Sun

The shelters’ double-layered skin is hollow which allows cross ventilation, while also being able to seal up and huddle down during rainy months and frigid winters. The lightweight, portable, and flexible shelters for disaster zones are made of a structural woven fabric that can adapt to hot and cold climates.

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10 Tips for Living with Less Plastic and How to Avoid the Worst Types

Posted by on September 25, 2016 in Eco-Friendly, Environment, Environmental Hazards with 0 Comments
10 Tips for Living with Less Plastic and How to Avoid the Worst Types

Do you know which types of plastic to avoid? Find out now.

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Permaculture – What It Is and Why It’s So Important

Posted by on September 23, 2016 in Eco-Friendly, Environment with 6 Comments
Permaculture – What It Is and Why It’s So Important

Permaculture is the ethical, scientific and synchronistic design of natural systems to ensure a sustainable philosophy of living. It also aims to facilitate abundance for the future of humanity by producing all the food and materials it needs on a local scale. At its core, permaculture is simply the collaboration of humans and nature in action.

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