Photo courtesy of green lit at Flickr.com. Even if you have a high-tech, earth friendly toilet, how many times have you heard someone say "Light a candle" after you use the bathroom? Not only does lighting a candle reduce the unpleasant smell, but it also burns up a lot of stinky … [Read more...] about Can lighting a match help the environment?
Archives for November 2008
Photo courtesy of ecupaintingguild at Flickr.com. With all the news coverage focused on the election, there are a lot of important and/or awesome things that have escaped attention. Here's a quick overview of environmental news that's worth following: First off, it's common … [Read more...] about News that has nothing to do with Election 2008
Photo courtesy of Jeremy Brooks at Flickr.com. Bottle caps are surprisingly difficult to recycle. Many curbside recycling programs ask that you remove any lids or caps from bottles. For one thing, this allows the bottles to dry out (reducing transportation costs by reducing … [Read more...] about Bottle caps and recycling – are they recyclable?