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Living Green

How do you recycle a computer?

Computers have become an important - if not essential - part of our lives in their various forms from the desktop PC complete with a tower, monitor and wired mouse to the more modern Apple Mac with its slimline look and wireless extras, all the way to the laptops and tablets that people are using here, there and everywhere. The problem is, when they come to the end of their lifetime - as all gadgets inevitably - how do you dispose of them? Some will say,...

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How to make your house more eco-friendly and energy efficient

When you are in need of powering your home, but also making sure you have it done in an eco-friendly way that helps keep the power you use more manageable and from eco-friendly sources. There are some ways you can save money, but you will have to be prepared for it. The tips ahead will give you more information on the subject so you can make it happen: Switching to sustainable sources. You can start your work by working on...

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Greener living tips

It is our duty as humans to care for our environment. We should thereby take every possible step or action to “greenly” shape our environment, and reduce the load that we might possibly be adding to our natural environment and the entire nature.Even though technology has been hitting the headlines as the major contributor to the environmental and nature deterioration, it is currently on the forefront again taking a different/oppo...

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Eco-friendly pest control

No one likes pests and other bugs getting into their home, but at the same time, no one wants harsh and dangerous chemicals sprayed around the area they live in. However, there are eco-friendly pest control options available that are safe to use without putting your family or pets at risk. Natural Insect Repellants. One of the most effective ways to drive off insects is to start a fire. It may attract a few bugs to the light, but most will stay far away...

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Easy steps towards greener living

The health of the environment is under threat. Over-population, pollution and the gradual decline of natural resources along with other factors has now made an indelible and adverse mark on the environment. As human beings, it is our duty to protect the environment and ensure that we leave it better than we find it. You may think that the problems of global warming and climate change are well beyond things that you can change and con...

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Is apartment living more eco-friendly than a house?

For those that are looking to limit their personal impact on the environment, choosing the right home may be one of the hardest decisions they have to make. The obvious choices are to either live in a house or an apartment. The question is: which one of these is more eco-friendly? The truth is that living in an apartment is actually going to be better for the environment as a whole. Here are some reasons provided by Asset Maintenance as...

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Nine tricks to help your fridge work less and save more

Throwing away food is one of the most wasteful things you can do. When you think of all the energy that goes into producing each item in your refrigerator, discarding something without using it is a major eco-crime. Additionally, the refrigerator is one of the biggest energy hogs in your home, and it's working hard all day to keep all that food cool for you to consume. To save energy and avoid waste, follow these tips for proper food storage, keeping your foods...

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Nineteen easy ways students can help save Mother Earth

Students are young, creative, energetic and outspoken that is why they have the perfect qualities to help save mother earth. They can be great eco-warriors that can prevent the Earth from further damage. Unfortunately, students can somehow be childish, selfish, lazy, and irresponsible too. If only they are aware of how huge their contributions can be to minimize global warming, pollution and other threats against the environment, the world would probably a healthier place to live...

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How the garden office could offer you a greener lifestyle, and cut traffic congestion too

“A typical organization’s largest environmental footprint, especially energy use and pollution emissions, can be traced to its employees’ travel to and from work,” according to Prof Joseph Sarkis, professor of management at Clark University in the US. So, more of us should be working at home – whether telecommuting for our existing employer, or even going it alone with a home-based business. One downside of home-working, however, is the space issue. The...

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Green vacation: Go on an eco-friendly safari

The primary goal of modern-day eco-friendly African safaris is to lessen the overall impact on the environment. One of the greatest impacts on the environment, regardless of where it occurs, is air pollution caused by fuel emission, especially those from 4x4 jeep-type vehicles. Out of respect for and in the effort to preserve national park land, the majority of safaris now focus on walking, biking and the use of small watercraft colloqui...

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