Tag: Green

Mar Vista – Eco-Friendly House for Sale – George Chung Realtors

Mar Vista – Eco-Friendly House for Sale – George Chung Realtors

By Micah Moen 0 Comment August 16, 2019

Welcome to 3827 Coolidge Avenue in Mar Vista. With a native plant front garden and captures the rain water. Entry to the kitchen frmo the garage. This is where we enjoy our family meals overlooking the rear yard. The island, as a breakfast bar or for any light meals. Dishwasher, dual sink, refrigerator. Check out […]

Coir Mat.com Presents: The Product of Natural Rubber, An Eco-Friendly Matting Resource

Coir Mat.com Presents: The Product of Natural Rubber, An Eco-Friendly Matting Resource

By Micah Moen 0 Comment August 16, 2019

Many tropical areas in Southern India and Sri Lanka are home to a number of rubber plantations. Rubber-Cal recently traveled to Sri Lanka to uncover the process by which natural rubber material is produced and made into many of CoirMat.com’s eco-friendly matting products. Natural rubber plantations offer a number of durable, eco-friendly advantages. Rubber trees […]

The Siberian Traps: A 250 Million Year Old Crime Scene

The Siberian Traps: A 250 Million Year Old Crime Scene

By Micah Moen 100 Comments August 16, 2019

{♫Intro♫} The event that killed the dinosaurs might be the most famous mass extinction ever. And scientists are pretty sure they’ve identified the scene of the crime: a meteor crater in the Gulf of Mexico. But that event sixty-six million years ago is neither the only one in Earth’s history, nor the worst. Not by […]

What it Takes to Run an Eco-Friendly Restaurant

What it Takes to Run an Eco-Friendly Restaurant

By Micah Moen 0 Comment August 16, 2019

Hi my name is Michel LeBlanc I’m franchisor of Rocky Mountain Flatbread Company in Canmore, Alberta I’d like to share with you some green incentives that we do here at the restaurant simple steps, so turning off the lights, stopping equipment when it’s not needed pointing out leaks if we have malfunction in our equipment […]

Why I Left Greenpeace

Why I Left Greenpeace

By Micah Moen 100 Comments August 15, 2019

In 1971 I helped found an environmental group in the basement of a Unitarian church in Vancouver, Canada. Fifteen years later, it had grown into an international powerhouse. We were making headlines every month. I was famous. And then I walked out the door. The mission, once noble, had become corrupted — political agendas and […]

Tips for a Green Home : Recycling Light Bulbs for an Eco Friendly Home

Tips for a Green Home : Recycling Light Bulbs for an Eco Friendly Home

By Micah Moen 0 Comment August 15, 2019

(Good, So Anne, now how do I recycle this? Because I would just probably throw it in the trash can. ) Well unfortunately and that’s what most people would probably do. Unfortunately some incandescent light bulbs may contain some solder, lead solder, or lead in the solder and so they really need to be handled […]

7 Things We Don’t Know About the Ocean

7 Things We Don’t Know About the Ocean

By Micah Moen 100 Comments August 15, 2019

Humans have done a pretty good job of exploring the Earth thus far, climbing mountains and crossing continents and planting our flags all over the place in the name of science. But one part of the world that has remained pretty mysterious to us also happens to cover more than 70% of its surface: the […]

A burial practice that nourishes the planet | Caitlin Doughty

A burial practice that nourishes the planet | Caitlin Doughty

By Micah Moen 100 Comments August 15, 2019

When I die, I would like for my body to be laid out to be eaten by animals. Having your body laid out to be eaten by animals is not for everyone. (Laughter) Maybe you have already had the end-of-life talk with your family and decided on, I don’t know, cremation. And in the interest […]

Eco-friendly SARAN wrap ball Christmas game 😱 NO PLASTIC WRAP! 😍 plastic-free green alternative

Eco-friendly SARAN wrap ball Christmas game 😱 NO PLASTIC WRAP! 😍 plastic-free green alternative

By Micah Moen 1 Comment August 14, 2019

– [Narrator] If you totally want to play the saran wrap game with your family but you don’t wanna feel bad about plastic, this DIY idea’s for you. So typically the saran wrap game is played by wrapping a bunch of stuff in saran wrap and that creates a lot of plastic waste. On Christmas […]

Tips for a Green Home : Lighting Options for an Eco Friendly Home

Tips for a Green Home : Lighting Options for an Eco Friendly Home

By Micah Moen 0 Comment August 14, 2019

Hostess: So I’m back here with Ann Richmond form Earth 911 and we want to talk about lighting for the home. So can you give us some tips and reminders on how we can conserve electricty? Ann: Sure, I think one of the easiest things for people to do as far as conserving energy is […]