The Line On Copper

The Line on Copper

The demand of copper is rising dramatically, along with the price. This has caused some people to doubt whether copper is worth using in homes anymore. In a recent survey conducted by the Copper Development Association (CDA), a majority of…

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TV-aquarium

TV-aquarium

Way back in 2006 I wrote about an enterprising Australian converting his old television into a working aquarium. Now there's a web page documenting how to tackle this project. Amazing what the Internet makes possible. Considering there are two televisions…

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Laptop Batteries

Laptop Batteries

Every home will soon have a laptop. So, where do the recycled laptop batteries go? I am on my fourth laptop in eight years. I have changed companies so the turnover has not all gone to the landfill. However, on…

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Forever Landfill

Forever Landfill

With many cities and towns running out of room for trash collection, and charging you to dispose of it, an innovative company in Los Angeles is taking a unique twist. Forever Landfill is a private, residential refuse disposal service that…

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I’m Dreaming Of A Green Christmas

I’m Dreaming of a Green Christmas

National Geographic states that Americans produce 25 million tons of “festive rubbish” every year. There's still enough time to help reduce this amount. Here are 3 last-minute ideas. Wrapping. Try using newspapers or magazines for festive wrap. Or, look for…

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