Recycling took off as a popular environmental movement in the 1970s, though in actuality, it had existed in some form or another for thousands of years. It was a way for every citizen to do their part in protecting the environment, not to mention a way to make a little cash on the side. As […]
We hear all the time that waste has an impact on the environment. Words like “ozone” are thrown around, as well as images of fish and ducks stuck inside plastic packaging. We know that plastic is non-biodegradable, and that can be a problem when it comes to waste disposal. But what are the specifics? What […]
You can benefit from doing a few things that are good for the environment. It’s not all about mother nature, some of it impacts your wallet. You can also make your neighborhood a little cleaner. While going green may seem extreme, it isn’t.
Did you know that lighting costs account for about 25% of the average American's energy bill? That cost, when multiplied over a year, becomes an astronomical figure. CFL and LED light bulbs have helped change that.