Eco-Friendly Printing Solutions for Small Businesses

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See on Scoop.it – Green Living Running a ‘green’ office can be challenging and does have an initial outlay of fees. However, when done right, it can be both fruitful to the environment and the business alike, to apply eco-friendly printing solutions. There are the obvious changes that can be made such as installing recycling… Read more »

Surprising Toxic Chemicals In Children’s Toys

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See on Scoop.it – Green Living What we’ve learned from the nation’s toughest chemical disclosure law. Cobalt in plastic building blocks and baby bibs. Ethylene glycol in dolls. Methyl ethyl ketone in clothing. Antimony in high chairs and booster seats. Parabens in baby wipes. D4 in baby creams. See on www.thedailygreen.com

Accreditation for Green Buildings: LEED

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There is increasing awareness and support to saving the planet. This makes LEED certification increasingly meaningful. LEED stands for “Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design” LEED is an internationally recognized green building certification system, providing third-party verification that a building or community was designed and built, using strategies aimed at improving performance; across energy savings,… Read more »

Hybrid Cars – Fascinating Facts

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It is evident that hybrid technology in the auto-world is a novel thing. Hence, there has been a lot of speculation revolving around hybrid vehicles. If you were planning to buy a hybrid car, it would be imperative to know some of the fascinating facts…

NZ’s First Eco-Fashion Week – Sustainable Style Model 2013

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See on Scoop.it – Green Living Designer Denise Anglesey and co-founder of this event is inspired to announce the first NZ Eco Fashion Exposed Event. An Eco Fashion runway of ecologically, environmentally and ethically sustainable, plus up cycled fashion. Ever since she started designing, manufacturing and marketing her own personal brand of up-cycled garments in… Read more »