Ever wondered what happens to all those plastics you’ve dumped into the recycle bin? Watch this video to see how recycled plastics are processed and molded into all sorts of products you would’ve never imagined!
We live in a technology-driven world where smartphones have become great tools for obtaining answers to your questions about recycling. Smartphones make things so much easier in recycling. A recycling app provides an easy to navigate waste collection calendar showing dates and waste pickup alerts. It reminds you about waste pick dates thus keeping you … Continue reading Best iOS Apps That Makes Us Better Environmentalists
Nowadays many people are using the composting toilet system in their home. There are many advantages of these toilets. It is very difficult to decide whether these toilets are advantageous for your home. You have to keep many factors in consideration before implementing these systems at your home. Will your family accept this type of … Continue reading The Truth About Compost Toilet Odor – Do Composting Toilets stink?
Across the planet, thousands of people are taking a stand against common environmental issues by tackling the challenge to go green. One key component to ‘going green’ that you and your community must consider is water usage. According to City of Santa Cruz, any older model toilet predating 1982 may use five to seven gallons … Continue reading Composting Toilet vs Incinerating Toilets
When we look at our lives hoping to make a change that will benefit our wallet and the world, our eyes rarely rest on the toilet. While many people have accepted and embraced the idea of using environmentally-friendly bathroom products and cleaning solutions, the toilet itself has – in large part – evaded intense scrutiny. … Continue reading Composting Toilets: A Simple Solution to Common Problems
In 2011, the Bill and Melinda Gates foundation challenged young minds worldwide to “reinvent the toilet,” and they were eager to tackle the challenge. The motivation behind this contest was to improve the poor, unsanitary conditions and to create a world where sanitation is a basic human right and diseases such as dysentery cease to … Continue reading Compost Toilet System Explained – What It Is and How It Works
About Eco Stars for iOS Giving a child sense of responsibility is the best way. With advancement in the technology, mobile developers have installed mobile apps that can help educate your child on eco-system. Training a child on early stage on the importance of the ecosystem not only serves to help him/her improve her understanding … Continue reading Eco Stars for iOS Teaches Kids How to Recycle
Do you think you have what it takes to be a triva king or queen for litter-knowledge? See how many facts below you are aware of. If there are other cool litter triva you know that’s not listed below, please let us know and we’ll add them to the list.
Is cleaning your home recycling; does making the bed and washing the dishes and getting them ready to be used again count as recycling? Is it even important? There are many questions associated with recycling that are frequently asked; there are many who after finding out the answers forget about recycling and move on; they … Continue reading Recycling
Many utility and city programs around the country have started to participate in recycling. Not only is it becoming more popular, but people are seeing it as an easy way to help the planet and conserve resources. There are many benefits of recycling, ranging from environmental and economical. Many city programs have started recycling to … Continue reading The Benefits of Recycling