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Questions & Answers About Our Environment
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In its most recent Guide to Greener Electronics, Greenpeace ranks Fairphone as the greenest gadget makers, but Apple follows closely on its heals given CEO Tim Cook's commitment to sustainability.
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If you want a greener pet burial, the backyard might still be the best option, but otherwise opt for aquamation over cremation.
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Dear EarthTalk: It’s finally time for me to retire my trusty old Nalgene and upgrade my water bottle. Are any brands or models particularly greener than others? —Cyndi Bland, Tempe, AZ Plastic water bottles were once ubiquitous on college campuses and…
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A good old can of soup might not be as good for you as you would expect, given the toxic chemicals in the lining of the can itself. Experts say to fresh foods are always the safest way to go.
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Most recycling agencies don't take mattresses, but a little research will often yield some business or non-profit happy to recycle that old mattress for you.
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Outdoor gear and clothing manufacturers are scrambling to find greener alternatives to PFCs to keep their jackets, boots and other gear from "wetting out."
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Dear EarthTalk: I need to get my roof replaced as a result of storm damage (thanks global warming!). Is Tesla’s solar roof a good deal and do other companies offer similar products—with the photovoltaic cells integrated into the roofing material? —Kenny…
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The flu doesn't have to knock your business down if you take appropriate environmental precautions to prevent its spread around your workplace.
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Walter McLeod is Managing Director and Co-Founder of VSF Solar, which manages the construction of utility-scale solar energy systems. The company currently has an active pipeline of over 60 Megawatts of solar PV under development in Virginia. With more…
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Regenerative Agriculture (RA) describes farming and grazing practices that help reverse climate change by rebuilding the organic matter in soil and restoring degraded soil biodiversity.
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