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World Standards. ORGANIZATION. Modern Play Things. iFixit: The Free Repair Manual. AE Stuff. Ple. Earth Scientia. Water in situ. WORLD VIEWS. 17 Apart: How To: Plant Seeds Using Eggshells. Oceana Currents. Researchers make nanostructured carbon using the waste product sawdust. Chemists at the University of Birmingham have found a new way to make nanostructured carbon using the waste product sawdust, according to research published in the Royal Society of Chemistry journal Green Chemistry today.

Researchers make nanostructured carbon using the waste product sawdust

By cooking sawdust with a thin coating of iron at 700 degrees centigrade, the researchers have discovered that they can create carbon with a structure made up of many tiny tubes. Zabbaleen. The Zabbaleen (Egyptian Arabic: زبالين Zabbalīn, IPA: [zæbbæˈliːn]) is a word which literally means "garbage people" in Egyptian Arabic.[2] The contemporary use of the word in Egyptian Arabic is to mean "garbage collectors".


In cultural contexts, the word refers to teenagers and adults who have served as Cairo's informal garbage collectors since approximately the 1940s. The Zabbaleen (singular: زبال Zabbāl, [zæbˈbæːl]) are also known as Zarraba (singular: Zarrab), which means "pig-pen operators. "[2] The word Zabbalīn came from the Egyptian Arabic word zebāla ([zeˈbæːlæ], زبالة) which means "garbage". The Bridge to Better Brands. Call2Recycle.

Make the Drop - Orange Drop. Recycling Directory - - earth friendly resources. Find Your Nearest Recycling Group. Recycling Reality: Humans Set to Trash Most Elements on the Periodic Table. America Returns. Recycling Milk and Juice Cartons in your Community and School. Cartons near zip or address, city, state - Recycling Centers - EcoGeek - Brains for the Earth. Solving everyday problems with African ingenuity. A Kenyan Teen's Discovery: Let There Be Lights To Save Lions : All Tech Considered.

YouTube Richard Turere's story is told in a TED Talent Search video from 2012. hide captionRichard Turere speaks at the TED2013 conference in Long Beach, Calif.

A Kenyan Teen's Discovery: Let There Be Lights To Save Lions : All Tech Considered

With a simple invention, the Kenyan teen figured out a way to keep cows and their predators safe. This Re-Usable Life: recycled art in Olympia, the Pacific Northwest, the USA and around the world with Ruby Re-Usable. Recyclart, The art of recycling, reusing & upcycling ! Recycled Art: Amazing robots made from trash. The expanding working arena of robotics has made humans obliged to accept them as co-workers, friends and even entertainers in some scenes.

Recycled Art: Amazing robots made from trash

Since, the robots are the future; then how about crafting robots from recycled material? Sounds cool and green at the same time! Lion made of Tires AWESOME ! Plastic is Forever - Barbara de Vries. What To Do With Plastic Bags? Christmas Tree Made Using 32,000 Plastic Bottles. Trash nothing! Freegle: Don't throw it away - give it away! The Freecycle Network. FullCircles, Canadians Striding toward Sustainability through Full Circles. Anshu Gupta brings 'clothing for dignity' to India. Refashioned Clothing. Unconsumption – Page 1. In the living room of the not-so-distant-future, you might have a glowing green blob of microorganisms next to your sofa instead of a lamp.

Unconsumption – Page 1

A new line of photosynthetic furniture is filled with spirulina—a tiny, edible bacteria—that the designers imagine could help feed us without the incredible environmental footprint of conventional agriculture. “We’re looking at how we can produce supplemental food by recycling things we don’t need,” says architectural designer Jacob Douenias, who created the conceptual line of furniture with industrial designer Ethan Frier. The custom glass bioreactors use waste heat, light, and carbon dioxide from a home to feed the spirulina inside. Periodically, someone can turn a tap, empty out the green sludge, and eat it. Unconsumption (unconsumption) on Pinterest. Unconsumption. Recycle it Right – Electronics TakeBack Coalition. If you want to get rid of electronic equipment that you no longer use and want to protect the environment, follow these steps: 1.

Recycle it Right – Electronics TakeBack Coalition

Don’t throw old electronics in the trash! Piranha - E-Waste - Services. Services Piranha provides Technology End-Of-Life asset management services including remarketing, redeployment, recycling, and computer disposal.

Piranha - E-Waste - Services

PI can help your organisation to select the best option to get the maximum value from your computer disposals. Our client managers will work with you to understand the configuration, capability, age and quality of your used computer equipment together with your business objectives in order to determine which combination of services will offer your organisation the most value: • Equipment Resale Selling equipment to the second-user consumer, trade, and international markets, generating revenue for your business. Target. Trade in your used electronics and DVDs for a Target GiftCard.™ The NextWorth trade-in program allows you to trade-in your new or used iPod, iPhone, video game, GPS system, camera, and DVDs and Blu-ray discs for a Target GiftCard!


Simply click the link below to continue to the NextWorth site and follow the instructions. Recycling. New York's 2010 Electronic Equipment Recycling and Reuse Act In 2010 the state of New York passed an electronics recycling law that requires manufacturers of certain electronic devices to finance a system of collection and recycling opportunities for New York residents.


For more information on recycling electronics in New York, please visit New York Department of Environmental Conservation. Best Buy has also partnered with MRM to provide additional, convenient collection opportunities. Please visit the MRM website for more information about the collection and recycling opportunities near you. e-Cycling West Virginia In 2008, the state of West Virginia passed an electronics recycling law that requires manufacturers of certain electronic devices to finance a system of collection and recycling opportunities for West Virginia residents. . Trade In & Recycling. iFixit: The free repair manual. Massachusetts, The people of Massachusetts have always stood up for their right to repair.

iFixit: The free repair manual

In 2012, voters passed a law that ensured residents' right to repair their car wherever they wanted. Now, it's time to do the same for electronics. With the Digital Right to Repair Bill, H.3383, we have a chance to guarantee our right to repair electronics — like smartphones, computers, and even farm equipment. We have a chance to help the environment and stand up for local repair jobs—the corner mom-and-pop repair shops that keep getting squeezed out by manufacturers. The Digital Right to Repair Bill requires manufacturers to provide owners and independent repair businesses with fair access to service information, security updates, and replacement parts. Réutilisez vos coquilles d’œufs ! On ne le sait pas forcément mais les œufs présentent de nombreux bienfaits ! En particulier leurs coquilles!

Elles se composent principalement de carbonate de calcium (autour de 95%) en petites quantités de carbonate de magnésium et d’autres matières organiques comme les protéines. Avec cette composition, les coquilles peuvent servir pour le jardin, le ménage, la décoration ou encore l’entretien de la maison. Vous l’aurez compris, ne jetez plus vos coquilles car elles possèdent de multiples vertus ! New Ecology. Eco Solutions. Recyclart. Craft. Crafty. Ecohabitat.

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