Going Green Starter Kit

Going Green Starter Kit

Thinking about living a greener lifestyle at home? Find everything you need to get started with the Going Green Deluxe Starter Kit from green-kits.com. The earth-friendly kit contains: a reusable grocery bag, a reusable produce bag, a CFL lightbulb, Orange…

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What’s Your Green I.Q.?

What’s Your Green I.Q.?

Here's another cool online quiz. GreenIQ offers a short, fun quiz to determine how green you are. Measure your carbon emission and environmental footprint by completing the scientifically created questionnaire on the topics of transportation, home and lifestyle. Best of…

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Energy Hog

Energy Hog

The Alliance to Save Energy's new "Energy Hog" campaign has launched with an informational and fun new web site to teach both adults and children about energy efficiency. For adults, Energyhog.org gives useful tips on how to reduce your energy…

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My New Blog Addiction

My New Blog Addiction

Like most people, I have my good side and my bad. On the good side, I'd put a concern for the environment and living a greener lifestyle. On the bad side—because it contributes nothing to society, my family's well-being or…

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More Green Building In California

More Green Building in California

Leave it to the Californians to be on the forefront of the green movement. On December 20, 2007, the Pasadena EcoHouse obtained approval for a hillside building permit. When the home is completed, it will be the first single-family, structural…

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Bike Furniture

Bike Furniture

One company has found a unique way to recycle old bikes and create some cool-looking furniture in the process. Michigan's Bike Furniture Design makes custom pieces out of old bicycles' chromed steel rims and handle bars, aluminum and carbon rims,…

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Design For The Environment

Design for the Environment

Look for the "Design for the Environment" label to find products with the safest possible ingredients and help protect the environment and your family. Created by the Environmental Protection Agency, the DfE compares an ingredient's characteristics to other chemicals in…

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Building A Tropical Paradise

Building a Tropical Paradise

Many of us, deep down, harbor a fantasy of forsaking everything and moving to a deserted island. It's a fantasy that sounds great, but waterfront property is expensive. So, how about building your own tropical island? In 1998, Richie Sowa…

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