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Celebrate Campus Sustainability Day With Art, Essays, Info

by Alana J. Mauger

Montgomery County Community College will join hundreds of colleges and universities across the country to celebrate Campus Sustainability Day 2014 with activities on Oct. 498 more words

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What Will It Take To Go Green?

By: Thom Hartmann

In the wake of the 2011 earthquake and tsunami that devastated the Fukushima nuclear power plant in Japan, that nation embraced more solar and wind and took a hard look at nuclear power. 298 more words

Environment

A Quick Guide on the Essentials of Flammables and Combustibles

Flammable and combustible liquids are similar, but not quite the same. They differ in how hot they must become before they catch fire and explode. This is called the flash point. 409 more words

Safety & Security Solutions

Reusable (crocheted) Swiffer pads with free pattern!

Hello lovelies!
So I took a break from the 5 billion other projects I’ve been working on to make something a little different. It gets really tough to bring my blankets that I make around campus to crochet before classes and during my free time, so i started to try and make… 233 more words

The Lights are on but No One's Home

The average American household will consume 11,698 kWh a year. This makes us the second largest consumer of energy, behind Canada. Now this may seem like a made up number, but to put it into perspective, the country that uses the third amount, Australia, only uses 7,227 kWh a year. 542 more words

Choosing a Replacement Exterior

Choosing an Exterior Door

You should understand the pros and cons of steel, fiberglass, and wood exterior doors before choosing the one that’s right for you. 14 more words

Home Buying

Sumitomo Tire Pushes Environmental Awareness

HUNAN, China—Sumitomo Rubber Industries Ltd. has introduced a novel way of minimizing the environmental impact of its tire plant in Hunan—sending new employees out to clean up a local park. 202 more words