Aveda’s green science skin care line is filled with eco friendly, sustainably produced beauty products that make you look and feel good.
A green hybrid trailer home can be an biodiesel electric RV or even a prefab home made out of a shipping container. The only requisite is that it is transported on a road and it results in minor environmental impacts; some homes are even suitable for living off the grid.
Animal predatory techniques develop because of hunger. These animals have amazing and wondrous instinctive behaviors to survive. They eat what they kill, kill with intelligence and physical prowess, but only to satisfy their need for food.
Energy Star is a certification provided by the Environmental Protection Agency in conjunction with the Department of Energy. An Energy Star indicates a product or even a building meets the highest energy efficiency standard while performing properly, providing comfort and reducing energy costs.
Wind promises clean energy to many coastal areas. Some beach goers may find turbines an eyesore but studies conducted on European facilities in the North and Baltic Seas predict positive effects of wind farms on ocean life.
Perfluorooctanoic Acid (PFOA) is used in small quantities to make coatings, like Teflon, for non-stick pots and pans. This chemical can pose dangers to human health, but only when significant quantities enter the bloodstream. Find out the true risks and your other options for safe cookware.
Bioaccumulation is the accumulation of pollutants in the organs of fish and animals. It is a problem for humans because when we eat fish, we ingest these same pollutants, like pesticides. Too many servings of fish per week and pesticides can accumulate in our bodies and cause diseases.
There is really no universally agreed upon definition for green energy. Various interpretations of green energy exist. The most expansive one includes all renewable energy sources, nuclear power and reformulated fuels. The common theme being sources of power that do not harm the environment.
Waste management prevents harm to human health and the environment by reducing the volume and hazardous character of residential and industrial waste. Improving proper waste management will reduce pollution, recycle useful materials and create more green energy.
Global warming may be happening; but to truly understand the impact of carbon dioxide and other greenhouse gases, it is necessary to understand the carbon cycle which is the movement of carbon between the geosphere (earth’s interior), the hydrosphere (earth’s water) and the atmosphere (earth’s air).
Nanotechnology is a breakthrough applied science that incorporates engineering principles into industrial design for successful clean technologies to combat global warming, through uses in solar power energy.
Alternative fuels emit less carbon than other fuel types and help combat global warming.
Ok. You are the Johnny Appleseed of biofuel. You have a plot of land that’s great for growing corn, or you have a great new process for algae biodiesel, or you just want to open up an ethanol fuel station in your hometown. Now, how do you get your project funded? Follow this step by step guide.