Saturday, October 5, 2019

Tires Contributing to Microplastics

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Even though you may be recycling your tires to help the environment, turns out your tires are still harming the environment as you use them. Check out this article in the Los Angeles Times explaining how the largest source of Microplastics in the San Francisco Bay is from tires.

Thursday, October 3, 2019

Orange Roughy 250 yrs old!

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Your Orange Roughy may be 250 years old!!! Oh My! Check out this article on the details of how they come up with their age and some of the Sustainability issues.

Monday, September 23, 2019

Refill Stations!

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We need more of these stores!!! :-)

Plants in 2050!

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Dr. Sanjay Gupta speaking to Lewis Zizka, plant physiologist & formerly of the Department of Agriculture at the USDA and Dr. Andrew Leakey of University of IL. They show a study being conducted at University of Illinois where they add 25% more CO2 to plants to demonstrate what will happen in 2050!

Friday, April 26, 2019

Adidas Makes 100% Recyclable Shoes

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This is VERY COOL!! Adidas is making 100% Recyclable running shoes and once you are done with them you just turn them back in to Adidas & they Recycle them to make a new pair! :-)  Check out the video & this link for even more information!

Thursday, March 21, 2019

Why Are Monarchs Disappearing?

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Check out this interesting article in Scientific American on the controversy of using Museum studies on Monarchs and their relationship to chemicals like RoundUp.

Monday, March 11, 2019

Friday, March 8, 2019

Plastic Waste Make Floating Parks

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This is a cool video showing how catching plastic waste before it gets to the ocean can be turned into very useful floating islands!

Gribbles & Biofuel

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Check out this article on how the Gribble has provided clues on how to break down wood much easier to convert to Biofuel!

Wednesday, March 6, 2019

Recycle Plastic Vending Machines

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Iceland has a very cool Reverse Vending Machine system where you can recycle your plastic bottles for money. Istanbul has a system where it exchanges your plastic for credits to ride public transportation. Great ideas that we could think about making mainstream in the U.S.!

Mushrooms Eat Plastic!

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Check out this video on some new research where Mushrooms are eating plastic. Some great possibilities here if this actually pans out! :-)