At Home

Check out this Free iPhone App that Identifies Tree Leaves

www.wired.com/wiredscience/2011/05/iphone-leaf-identification/

Hosting at Home (Article that appeared in the Environmental supplement - The Observer)

When hosting neighbourhood friends for a backyard barbecue or friends from out of town for a weekend away, it's easy to forget about 'being green'...

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Kill A Watt (Article that appeared in the Environmental supplement - The Observer)

If you're looking to reduce your hydro bill, you might like to take a trip to any one of the County of Lambton's 26 branch libraries..

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Biodegradable and Compostable Containers

Here is an interesting fact sheet on biodegradable and compostable containers.

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Recycle Your Electronics

Please click on this link to find out information about recycling your household electronics.

National Sweater Day
National Sweater Day is fast approaching - Feb 9th. Click here for more info.
How long does it take to decompose?
Click here to find out how long it takes to decompose paper towels to plastic bags…..
Story of Stuff

Explore the Story of Stuff website by clicking on the links below:

http://www.storyofstuff.org/movies-all/story-of-stuff/
http://www.storyofstuff.org/movies-all/story-of-electronics/
http://www.storyofstuff.org/movies-all/story-of-bottled-water/

Take It Outside: Lean and green, part 1

Click here to watch a CHCH video on composting.

Some great ideas for composting even if you live in an apartment.

Waste Nothing…

Click here to find out how you can waste nothing…

A Nation Of Meat Eaters: See How It All Adds Up
Please click here to read some interesting information on the impact meat has on our environment.
Why was hte Blue Box Developed?

Here is an interesting article on the reason behind the development of the blue box.

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The next chapter in "The Story of ..."

Click here to watch "The Story of Change".

Why citizens (not shopper) hold the key to a better world. 

Interesting enews site on food and other issues:

http://www.lholmesassociates.com/cgi-bin/veg/nologo/nologo_newsletter_webpage.pl

The dirt on men's cleaning products:

http://www.ecosuperior.org/upload/documents/factsheet2011_greencleaning.pdf

Real or Fake: Christmas Tree Facts

http://greenactioncentre.ca/2011/myth-artificial-christmas-trees-are-greener/

New Japanese form of composting:

http://www.greencalgary.org/resources/bokashi-composting/

Info sheet on Green cleaning options:

http://www.ecosuperior.org/upload/documents/factsheet2011_greencleaning.pdf

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