Wednesday, February 14, 2018

Smoking’s Effect On the Environment

We all know that smoking is harmful to the human body, but there is actually a second damaging side to smoking and cigarettes. Both cigarette smoke itself and the waste from cigarettes can have a major impact on the environment. In this piece, we’ll take a look at just how much damage smoking does on the environment and highlight some off the shocking statistics surrounding recklessly discarded cigarette butts too. Such as that there are 4.5 TRILLION cigarettes littered worldwide each year, with over 3 million collected solely from beaches and inland waterways.
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Smoking's Effect On The Environment by Grey Haze.
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Have you ever wondered how you’d mine an asteroid

Have you ever wondered how you’d mine an asteroid? Not many people have. But you may be interested to discover that scientists are actually attempting to achieve this, seemingly impossible, feat! Why? Well, an asteroid can hold many materials that are considered to be very valuable back here on earth. And, bearing in mind how many asteroids there are, asteroid mining could turn into being a far more “earth-friendly” way to gather resources. So, check out this piece we’ve created and discover how scientists are planning on mining Asteroids and how much it could cost to do so.
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How To Mine A £60 Trillion Asteroid by Fuel Fighter.

Bad Practices You Thought Were Good For You!

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Bad Practices You Thought Were Good For You! by Grey Haze. Shared with Sustain2Green by email.

Tuesday, February 13, 2018

LEED-certified buildings have 34% lower CO2 emissions, consume 25% less energy and 11% less water, diverting over 80 million tons of waste from landfills

LEED-certified buildings have 34% lower CO2 emissions, consume 25% less energy and 11% less water, diverting over 80 million tons of waste from landfills

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How Technology Is Providing Solutions for Clean Water

How Technology Is Providing Solutions for Clean Water

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Helping kids learn to reduce reuse and recycle


Helping Kids Learn To Reduce, Reuse and Recycle created by RMP USA
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USA uses enough oil to fill the Empire State Building 3 times over – every day

The USA uses 19,396,000 barrels of petrol per day.
That's enough to fill the Empire State Building almost 3 times over.




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The Cost of Wasted Food Infographic

Cost of Wasted Food Infographic

Cost of Wasted Food Infographic, courtesy of Moneyguru.com

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Friday, February 9, 2018

Differences between the terms natural and organic

The word ‘Natural’ helps sell $40 billion worth of food alone every year? The infographic explains the key differences between the terms natural and organic. It also takes you through what expiry dates really mean and provides insight into how you should interpret red meat, chicken, egg, bread, and snack labels


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UK Government has announced that it plans to ban the sale of petrol and diesel-engine cars from 2040

In a move that aims to improve the quality of air that the general public breathe, the UK Government has announced that it plans to ban the sale of petrol and diesel-engine cars from 2040, due to the amount of Nitrous Oxide given off by these types of vehicles. So, what does this mean for you if you currently own a petrol or diesel car and will the UK be ready to make the switch in time? This piece also outlines just how much progress has already been made over the last 10 years and what some of the leading professionals in this sector think of the Governments move.
The Road To 2040
The Road To 2040 by SELECT CAR LEASING. Share with Sustain2Green by email.
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