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reviewed Terra Nova: The New World After Oil, .... June 16, 2013
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Terra Nova: The New World After Oil, Cars, and Suburbs
"The presumption is that there is always more to be had. More oil, more land, more air, more water, more soil, more nature, so that it doesn't matter how much you consume or appropriate, there …
reviewed Modular Buildings from Portable Build.... February 19, 2013
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Modular Buildings from Portable Building Sales Ltd
Modular buildings are the choice for many businesses and organisations due to their ease and speed of supply and installation as well as low costs. What I think needs to be shouted out about, confirmed …
reviewed The Langdale Hotel & Spa. January 30, 2013
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After visiting he Langdale Hotel & Spa, I was extremely impressed with how this business puts the local and wider environment first. It's latest progression is the implementation of a fleet of …
reviewed Garbology: Our Dirty Love Affair With.... November 22, 2012
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Garbology: Our Dirty Love Affair With Trash
"Trash is nothing less than the lens of our lives, our priorities, our failings, our secrets and our hubris." This observation from author Edward Humes in the opening pages of "Garbology: …
reviewed How to Find a Safe Community?. November 14, 2012
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When you plan of purchasing a new home for you and your family, it is always indispensable to contemplate on the considerations that you should make in order to achieve a peaceful residence.   …
reviewed The Gun. June 04, 2012
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The Gun
There are many legal channels for buying a gun without a background check. Only Gun Dealer are required to perform background checks. In most states, non-dealers can sell or give away guns just like they …
reviewed Five Tips for Improving Your Mileage. April 22, 2012
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Cars are relied on daily as a way of commuting to work and other important destinations therefore learning the ways that you can improve a vehicle’s fuel efficiency will benefit you financially. …
Elizabeth and Hazel: Two Women of Little Rock
On September 4, 1957 Will Counts was just a guy out there doing his job. Will was a photographer for the "Arkansas Democrat" afternoon newspaper and he had been assigned to cover a momentous …
reviewed Dare To Get Your Friends Off Porta Po.... April 08, 2012
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Dare To Get Your Friends Off Porta Potties!
Australian Hamish Skermer of Natural Event is an environmental chemist who became intrigued about chemical porta potties at festival sites. The design didn't make any sense to him; no wonder the service …
reviewed EcoSox. February 07, 2012
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EcoSox are made from bamboo woven fabrics, which makes them highly sustainable. Because EcoSox are made from bamboo they are 100% biodegradable, naturally antibacterial, antifungal and antistatic.   …
reviewed Empires of Food: Feast, Famine, and t.... November 12, 2011
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Empires of Food: Feast, Famine, and the Rise and Fall of Civilizations
"About our food empire, the doomsayers will continue to grumble while the optimists put their faith in technology or God.  The pessimists at least have the backing of history.  For ten …
reviewed Pentel Recycology Writing Instruments. September 23, 2011
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Pentel Writing Utensils Recycology Products
I love finding companies who make eco-friendly products. I found another one this past month in Pentel. For more than 50 years, Pentel has supplied the world with the highest quality office products. …
reviewed The Gun. August 06, 2011
The Gun
A spaceship approaches an alien plant. The planet seems to have been completely destroyed in a nuclear holocaust, with no visible signs of life. Unexpectedly, an enormous gun shells the spaceship with …
reviewed reuseit™ Biodegradable Garbage Bags. August 03, 2011
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reuseit™ Biodegradable Garbage Bags
I received some samples from  reuseit™ of their product line of biodegradable garbage bags made from 100% recycled plastic. I looked forward to reviewing their products after learning …
reviewed Multy Envirotiles. June 29, 2011
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Are you looking to spruce up your deck, balcony, sun room or exercise room? Would you like to make the workshop, laundry room or recreation room in your basement a more attractive and comfortable place …
reviewed Cardboard Balers. June 24, 2011
Cardboard Balers
   It’s not much different in my business life as well.  Cardboard within cardboard within cardboard is not uncommon.  What do you do with all that cardboard?   Well, …
reviewed Public Libraries. June 23, 2011
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Public Libraries
I love public libraries and would keep them around if I were in charge.     That may sound like a common statement, but in my case it's quite a generous compliment. I'm one of those …
reviewed Volvo V60 Diesel Plug-In Hybrid Car. June 22, 2011
Volvo V60 Diesel Plug-In Hybrid Car
This may not sound like a big deal at first. What, another hybrid? But, this is much bigger than that. The Volvo V60 PHEV is a plug-in hybrid electric vehicle that runs not only on battery power but on …
reviewed Zipcar. June 13, 2011
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I came across an extremely interesting article in today's Providence Journal about something called "car sharing".  It seems that a company called Zipcar, which already has 19 cars …
reviewed Community Gardens. June 13, 2011
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Community Gardens
Last year, I was given an honor assignment of documenting the development and growth of a small community garden at Wicker Park Grace, a small Christian spiritual community in Chicago. I was happy to …
reviewed Recycling Myths. June 06, 2011
Myth behind recycling?
Myth: Someone goes through the trash and pulls out the recyclables before it goes to the landfill.Anything thrown into the trash will end up in the landfill. The labor required to sort through trash after …
reviewed Recycling from the garbage. June 03, 2011
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Recycling from the garbage
A pedestrian passes one of the new benches on North George Street donated to York City by brothers Donnie and Bill Swartz. (Bill Kalina Photo) To see the last project he worked on to improve …
reviewed Bicycling. June 02, 2011
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It's amazing how many people forget about bicycles when they grow up. It has this image as a kiddie activity. You learn to ride while you're very young, then discard the old bicycle in favor of bigger, …
reviewed Recycling Plastic Bags. June 02, 2011
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Did you know you can recycle all these different types of plastic bags?
   Please recycle only clean, dry plastic bags and film. Remove receipts or any other items from bags.    • newspaper bags • dry cleaning bags • bread bags • …
reviewed Walking. May 25, 2011
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Walking is that simple, basic, everyday human function in which you place one foot in front of the other in order to propel yourself forward. It's something that absolutely everyone who has ever lived …
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