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Green DIY Home Improvement: Painting

September 23, 2013 0 Comments
Green DIY Home Improvement: Painting

For the average do-it-yourself homeowner, there are many considerations when it’s time to repaint the interior of your house: what color paint to buy, what type of paint to buy, how much paint to buy, and how long will it take to finish he project. For the green DIY homeowner, there are a few additional […]

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How Being Frugal Means Going Green

August 7, 2013 3 Comments
How Being Frugal Means Going Green

You don’t have to spend a lot to go green. Advertisers and corporations want you to think that you do, but in truth it’s the exact opposite. You don’t need to buy a solar-powered house, lease a Tesla Model S, or live in the dark eating berries from your backyard. In fact, going green is […]

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A Future Look at Going Green

April 30, 2013 0 Comments
A Future Look at Going Green

Imagine a world where going green is the new “religion” of sorts, which means that a new “green handbook” will serve as a green bible for the masses of today in order to protect the earth for the masses of tomorrow. Our society is not too far off from making this happen, as going green […]

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How To Spot Greenwashing

April 29, 2013 3 Comments
How To Spot Greenwashing

Q: I hear the term “greenwashing” a lot these days but am still not sure exactly what it means. Can you enlighten me on how to spot greenwashing? In essence, greenwashing involves falsely conveying to consumers that a given product, service, company or institution factors environmental responsibility into its offerings and/or operations. CorpWatch, a non-profit […]

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Strange Little Ways You Can Help Save the Earth

April 24, 2013 0 Comments
Strange Little Ways You Can Help Save the Earth

Going green is more than just an attitude, it’s a way of life. Transportation accounts for 27 percent of all greenhouse gas emissions in the U.S., according to the Department of Energy. This makes your bike an obvious green choice. Environment911 reported that one tenth of all our plastic bottles eventually end up in the […]

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Historical Timeline of Earth Day and Green Awareness

April 22, 2013 0 Comments
Historical Timeline of Earth Day and Green Awareness

Some Earth Day History Like the sun rises in the East and sets in the West, Earth Day dependably falls on April 22 year in, year out. This year’s celebration, Earth Day 2013, marks the 43rd Earth Day to date. Going back in time, the first Earth Day, back in 1970, marked the early stirrings […]

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