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  • Boycott products in recyclable PET containers
    Boycott products in recyclable PET containers
    Many plastic beverage containers in the United States are made from polyethylene terephthalate noted by PET on the container. There are important reasons why those interested in green living should not buy products sold in containers made with...
  • Restaurants serve sustainable Free Flow Wine on tap
    Restaurants serve sustainable Free Flow Wine on tap
    Bottles of wine line the shelves of many restaurants, but Free Flow Wines is challenging this image by offering wine on tap to restaurants and bars. By serving wines drawn from re-usable, large capacity kegs restaurants can significantly reduce...
  • People Towels: Review
    People Towels: Review
    PeopleTowels is an eco-friendly product which eliminates the use of paper towels. They are comprised of 100% organic Fair Trade Cotton and were created in efforts to save trees, reduce waste in our landfills, cut CO2 emissions and to conserve...
  • This bubble map shows the global distribution of medium-density fibreboard output in 2005 as a percentage of the top producer (China - 14,665,000 cu.m).
    Recyclable medium-density fiberboard developed
    Professor Andrew Abbott and colleagues at the Department of Chemistry at the University of Leicester in Britain announced the development of the first practical process for manufacturing medium-density fiberboard (MDF). The breakthrough was...
  • Skateboards given a new life as cool furnishings for the abode
    Skateboards given a new life as cool furnishings for the abode
    Skateboarding has come a long way since it's early days of a mere toy for kids to roll down the street on. Events are now centered around skateboarding making it as popular as surfing and skiing, with sponsors promoting the activities.The...
  • Recycling Containers
    Where Does It Go From Here? Recycling Tips
    Recycling is great! No doubt, we all agree. If you’re lucky enough to have an alley pickup service, you’re probably already doing it. For others without curbside service, drop off locations are offered throughout the city to ensure...
  • Soda Bottle Planters in the Garden
    Soda Bottle Planters in the Garden
    Repurpose those soda bottles before you recycle them. From a tiny terrarium to a trailing planter, a simple plastic soda bottle works well for planting. The 2-liter size bottles are for larger projects.You need:20-oz Soda bottle with capScissors12...
  • Yard waste materials
    Baltimore County begins curbside yard material collections
    Baltimore County recycled a record amount of recyclables in 2011. To continue that progress in 2012, the County will begin annual yard materials collections. These materials are collected separately for recycling. This year's collections will...
  • Take & Toss Sippy Cup
    Take & Toss Sippy Cup
    An environmentally conscious cup for ages ranging from infant to kindergarten, the Take & Toss is the perfect balance between too much plastic and too many accidents. Not only is the entire cup itself recyclable but it is also reusable as well...
  • Drink mix containers make nice recycled dog water bottles and bowls.
    Recycling containers for a dog water travel bottle and bowl
    With warm weather coming soon, many families start to make cold drinks. This might mean flavored waters or lemonade mixes, often from plastic containers. These containers can be recycled into handy water bottles/bowls for your dogs.When you have...
  • Recyclable pets - PetFinders.com
    Recyclable relationship site - PetFinder.com celebrating 15 years
    Today is "Adopt the Internet Day" for one of the largest, most respected relationship sites on the web. This site does not tolerate one night stands - it aims for longterm, lifetime, "forever" commitments. The site of course is...
  • Recycling old sweaters for dog toys
    Recycling old sweaters - dog toys!
    Most people have used sweaters tucked away in closets or under beds. If not, you could swing by the local Salvation Army and pick up a couple for a very low cost. Bright children's sweaters would be perfect for these recyclable toys!Complete...
  • Bloom Laptop
    This is what a Recyclable Laptop looks like
    Students from Stanford university andFinland’s Aalto University, have created the worlds first trulyrecyclable laptop dubbed The Bloom Laptop.The students usedAutodesk InventorandAutodesk Inventor Publisherto create the model, then used a...
  • Scanning electron microscope photograph of smectite clay - magnification 23,500
    Biodegradable foam plastic substitute from milk protein and clay
    Researcher from Thailand and the United States have developed a first of its kind biodegradable foam plastic substitute from milk protein and clay. The research was published on October 20, 2010, at the American Chemical Society journal...