Posts Tagged ‘recycling’

  • Incredible Shipping Container Homes

    Nov 27, 12 • 1113 Views • GreenComments Off on Incredible Shipping Container Homes

    New ideas for building homes that also consider the environment and recycling are becoming more and more popular. One such set of homes have been built in Joplin, Utah USA. [&hellip...

  • Simple Ways To Save The Planet

    Nov 11, 12 • 1001 Views • GreenComments Off on Simple Ways To Save The Planet

    There are many ways in which you can save the planet, which are simple to get into, but do require commitment to maintain over time. These ways include everything from [&hellip...

  • Understanding Waste Management & Knowing The Importance Of Compactors

    Nov 1, 12 • 1077 Views • GreenComments Off on Understanding Waste Management & Knowing The Importance Of Compactors

    Waste management is the process of turning waste product to useful materials. The process is usually used in controlling waste products in companies, organisations and the local environment. It actually [&hellip...

  • Can We Really Drink Recycled Water

    Nov 1, 12 • 1563 Views • GreenComments Off on Can We Really Drink Recycled Water

    Cape Town and Durban residents will soon have to face the possibility of drinking recycled water from sewerage as the water resources in the two cities become scare. However, can [&hellip...

  • Is There Such A Thing As Eco-Friendly Methods Of Car Maintenance?

    Oct 28, 12 • 757 Views • GreenComments Off on Is There Such A Thing As Eco-Friendly Methods Of Car Maintenance?

    What’s happening to our environment is worrisome. Pollution is wreaking havoc to our environment that its effects are already far too palpable. As a concerned individual, you would naturally want [&hellip...

  • How The United States Is Dealing With Scrap Tire Waste

    Oct 26, 12 • 746 Views • GreenComments Off on How The United States Is Dealing With Scrap Tire Waste

    Scrap tires are a major type of consumer and industrial waste that is a concern in most industrialized nations around the world. Millions of tires are discarded every single year. [&hellip...

  • Businesses: Write Offs For Going Green

    Oct 7, 12 • 749 Views • FinanceComments Off on Businesses: Write Offs For Going Green

    Many businesses are choosing to go green to reduce the negative impact their operations have on the environment and to be able to take advantage of write offs the government [&hellip...

  • 4 Simple Ways To Improve A Gift

    Oct 1, 12 • 741 Views • CreativityComments Off on 4 Simple Ways To Improve A Gift

    When it comes to presents the more unique and personal they are the better received they are. Personally I would be more touched by being given a CD by my [&hellip...

  • Consumer Information On Plastic, Paper And Reusable Bags

    Sep 29, 12 • 641 Views • GreenComments Off on Consumer Information On Plastic, Paper And Reusable Bags

    Many consumers are confused about the choice between plastic or paper bags. The pros and cons of each make a decision difficult for many people. Here are some facts to [&hellip...

  • What Are Actually Glass Bottles And Glass Jars Good For

    Sep 29, 12 • 728 Views • FoodComments Off on What Are Actually Glass Bottles And Glass Jars Good For

    Glass bottles and glass jars can really be made great use of. They are perfect for their storing properties but they can also be used for many other things – [&hellip...

  • Find Your Packaging Solutions

    Sep 20, 12 • 768 Views • BusinessComments Off on Find Your Packaging Solutions

    The very competitive polythene manufacturing sector continues to thrive in the UK. Polythene manufacturers are meeting customer needs with a variety of polythene products and with packaging alternatives that are [&hellip...

  • How Valuable Are Cardboard Storage Boxes?

    Sep 19, 12 • 880 Views • BusinessComments Off on How Valuable Are Cardboard Storage Boxes?

    There are many occasions each day that require the use of cardboard boxes but just how much value do these relatively mundane items have? Cardboard storage boxes may seem like [&hellip...

  • Old Computers: Recycling vs. Selling

    Sep 15, 12 • 824 Views • TechnologyComments Off on Old Computers: Recycling vs. Selling

    There are many people that have accumulated several computers over the years as technology has advanced. Several of these people have developed a fairly large stockpile of computers ranging from [&hellip...

  • Buy Don’t Skimp 7 Electrical Components Not Worth Re-Using

    Sep 14, 12 • 792 Views • TechnologyComments Off on Buy Don’t Skimp 7 Electrical Components Not Worth Re-Using

    Being frugal and using old electronic components in some cases can be a good idea. However sometimes it is not the wisest of choices as most electronic components including analog [&hellip...

  • The Responsibility Of Urban Expansion – Manchester’s Search For Sustainable Waste Disposal

    Sep 11, 12 • 624 Views • GreenComments Off on The Responsibility Of Urban Expansion – Manchester’s Search For Sustainable Waste Disposal

    Dubbed the UK’s ‘second city’, Manchester owes its achievements as much to its waste management (in the form of recycling initiatives, skip hire services and inventive resource recovery) as it [&hellip...

  • Making Headlines – Scrap Car Companies And Their Disposal Duties

    Sep 11, 12 • 710 Views • CarsComments Off on Making Headlines – Scrap Car Companies And Their Disposal Duties

    Second only to a buying a house, buying a car is perhaps one of the biggest financial decisions many of us stand to make in our lives.  Providing us with [&hellip...