3 Super Easy Ways to Make a Chicken Feeder

If you are getting a jump start on living a life that is more sustainable, you may already have some chickens. Chickens are becoming an increasingly popular pet of sorts for people in the suburbs as well as rural areas. Chickens are very easy to... read more...

Rocket Stoves 101 for Every Prepper

If you have ever read a survival blog or read about emergency heating, you have probably come across the term “rocket stove.” The term is a little confusing. It implies there is somehow a rocket involved. There isn’t. In fact, a rocket stove... read more...

10 Ways to Use Old Cooking Oil

If you have been prepping for years, you probably have things like vegetable oil sitting on your shelf that has been there for a while. It is a great idea to always be ready, but not everything will store quite as long as we would like. If you... read more...

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5 Ways to Reduce Your Waste at Work

Although many people are going to great lengths to conserve energy and recycle their trash at home, the same people are not always as “green-conscious” in the workplace. Businesses are one of the biggest sources of trash, and energy... read more...

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Recycling – Healthy Habit

We all know that the earth’s environment really needs immediate attention, but just a few of us are taking steps to actually save our planet. Our colorful, clean and bright towns and cities also have ugly landfills and dump yards polluting our... read more...

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Recycling and Landfill

Production of waste is a global problem that won’t just go away on its own so we constantly have to find convenient and suitable ways of disposing of it. Every area of our lives involves getting rid of something, whether it is household rubbish... read more...

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Recycling Mistakes You May Be Making

Reduce, Reuse, Recycle is a mantra adopted by many. The benefits of recycling are many, yet according to the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), only 34.5 percent of what Americans discard gets recycled. What’s more, many people who regularly... read more...

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Four Ways to Reduce Waste in Your Home

Household waste is a normal part of everyday life. Putting the garbage out is nearly as important task as cleaning or vacuuming. Yet, more and more families are finding themselves with large amount of waste. That’s more or less because of the... read more...

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Why reusing is better than recycling

Recycling comes with hidden costs. Sometimes those costs are higher than you think. On nearly every level of government from the federal all the way down to local, there is usually some form of recycling law or mandate. Several states, in fact, have... read more...

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What is Reduce Reuse Recycle?

The EPA (Environmental Protection Agency) expects you to learn and understand the 3 “R’s” when it comes to dealing with your trash. All those three words are vitally important especially if you really want to continue living on a greener and cleaner... read more...

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US Cities that are great at recycling

Wonder which of the cities in the US won best recycling for the previous year? Want to know if your city belongs to the list? Well, below are 2009’s top 10 US cities when it comes to various recycling services and programs. California must have... read more...

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How to make recycling fun for kids

Teaching kids good habits like recycling, is best done when they are still young and more receptive to new ideas. Making them aware from the very beginning of the benefits of recycling is the most effective approach. It needs to be an integral part... read more...

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Facts about recycling Aluminum

With the ever-increasing awareness made on environmental issues worldwide and the emphasis on renewable, sustainable and eco-friendly processes, products and energy, it is comforting to know that certain aluminum extruders in South Africa are... read more...