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What's With The Bottled Water?

Facts

Fact #1.  Bottles used to package water take over 1,000 years to bio-degrade and if incinerated, they produce toxic fumes. It is estimated that over 80% of all single-use water bottles used in the U.S. 182 more words

Recycling

Going Green: The best reasons and methods to dispose of your Electronic Waste

We live in a time when every sane person you know has a cell phone. Most of these people have even immersed themselves into the world of smart phones; and even if a cell phone isn’t being used, chances are good that a computer is. 520 more words

Hardware

EnvirOman

There are a number of reasons that, on the surface, a move to Oman for a feminist environmentalist seemed like more of a challenge than other choices available and attracted various reactions of surprise and concern from family and friends. 1,565 more words

Challenges

May - Month We Devoted to the Earth

Garbage is not trash. This month we were playing with idea of reusing old materials and things normally considered as rubbish in a creative way. With kids at school we have learned that plastic bottles, plastic bags, toilet rolls or old newspapers can have longer and more interesting lives than being thrown away into bins and resting in landfills without any purpose and meaning of their lives. 297 more words

Vasilica

The true meaning of “zero waste”

A distorted message about the meaning of “zero waste” is being conveyed through the mass media in Italy.

This practice is being presented as a completion of the cycle of waste management, in which consumers are required to participate actively. 685 more words

Sustainability

Chesapeake Bay Watershed

A recent article published by the Baltimore Sun, announced the Chesapeake Bay had received a “C” for water quality.  That is the Bay’s highest score in over 20 years.  470 more words

BBC Blog

Gilded Heart created for Chocolate Baroque

I created this one by recycling the clear packaging from the Flowering Baroque Heart clear stamp. Alternatively it could be stamped onto acetate using black Staz-On ink. 241 more words

Paper Crafting