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Anaerobic Digestion Process Used on Effluent from a Ben & Jerry’s (Unilever) Ice Cream Factory

Construction has started on an anaerobic digestion bio-digester at a Ben & Jerry’s ice cream factory in Hellendoorn, the Netherlands. The bio-digestion process, is uniquely green process.

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Benefits of Hemp Hearts – The New Trending Health Food

Hemp Hearts have many benefits and are the new Trending Health Food. What are Hemp Hearts? They are shelled hemp seeds and they are increasingly being recommended by health care professionals and are especially useful for older individuals with chronic health problems. They sold in increasing quantities through health food stores and online through such […]

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Life Cycle Assessment of Carrier Bag Reuse – Which is Best?

Life Cycle Assessment of Supermarket Carrier Bags: The question of exactly what benefits do flow from all the personal hassles of always remembering to take a re-usable bag when visiting the shops, needs a clear answer.

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‘Home Compostable’ Certification Scheme Helps People Compost More at Home

Has it ever struck you that, as an environmentally aware person who is keen on sustaining the environment and to act responsibly as a householder and citizen generally, there is a lot of packaging you use that probably could be safely composted in your yard/garden compost heap, but you are unsure which?

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“Greenest Government Ever” Looking Back on David Cameron’s Hollow Promise of 2010

On This Page David Cameron: this is the greenest government ever The greenest government ever – or never? Cameron: I want coalition to be the ‘greenest government ever’ ‘Greenest government ever’ or ‘green crap’: which way will David Cameron jump? What happened to the Conservatives’ green agenda? The greenest government ever? The Greenest Government Ever? […]

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Green Energy in Scotland – Leads the UK with Red Tape Slashed

Organisations with public buildings and businesses suitable for installing solar panels, and heat pumps etc, will soon be able to go ahead and generate energy, without requiring planning permission

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What is a Bird Flight Diverter? – Plus Marvels of Motion in Bird Flight

If you are like me, when you saw your first bird flight diverter you probably thought; “What on earth is that!” Read on and we will explain. What’s Bird Flight Diversion? Bird flight diversion is the politically correct term for a bird scarer. It always seemed vaguely absurd to describe an average scarecrow as being […]

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Problems with Plastic Waste Mount Up – Case for Recycling Plastics Dubious?

With the recent publicity brought by the recent BBC series Blue Planet, in which a mother whale was seen to be mourning the death of her offspring killed by plastic waste in the ocean, many people are looking again at the use of plastics. In this article we look at what is being said, and […]

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Why Buy Environmentally Friendly Shoes?

If you’re on the market for new footwear, why not try environmentally friendly shoes. With sneakers, flats, heels, and other designs available, there’s a style on the market that’s right for you. You don’t need to give up style and comfort in order to become a friend of the Earth. When people hear the term […]

USEPA Encourages Testing for Radon Gas Described as Largest Environmental Killer

EPA’s most recent health risk assessment estimates that 20,000 lung cancer deaths each year are due to radon. It is a problem when it seeps from the ground into homes through cracks in floors, walls and foundations.