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  • Great Green Goods ? Shopping the Eco-friendly Way!
  • Recycled Bicycle Window Art

    Recycled Bicycle Window Art
    27″ or 700c in size these colorful works of art are perfect for the bicycle lover in your life! They are made to order, so get your request in quickly to be able to deliver before the holidays. Recycled bicycle parts such as gears, cogs, chain and spokes which are beautifully welded together. Then traditional […]
  • Recycled Necklaces

    Recycled Necklaces
    If you want to break free of the “same-old, same-old,” I encourage you to check out Novica.  Novica is somehow connected with the National Geographic and it is a website full of fair trade treasures.  They work with artisans around the world helping them bring their crafts to a marketplace and earn a sustainable living.  […]
  • Artist self portrait from recycled bottle caps

    Artist self portrait from recycled bottle caps
    Mary Ellen Croteau – Artist and Agitator. (love the tag line, I can tell already that we’d be great friends). Working in Chicago, she created this self portrait titled, “CLOSE”, 8?x7? which was created from 7000 + plastic bottle caps, 2011. Visit her website: http://www.maryellencroteau.net/ Mary Ellen Croteau is an artist whose work directly addresses […]
  • Recycled Robots ? for your inner automoton

    Recycled Robots ? for your inner automoton
    Found art with personality! First up is Etsy artist, Ken Swallow who creates his “KenBots” in his “Bot Cave” down near Tampa, FL. His artwork runs the gamut of creatures, motorcycles, and ROBOTS. Many of his pieces have a steampunk influence. Very creative and wonderfully inventive! Check out his website at www.kenbots.com or his Etsy […]
  • Holiday Cards ? Eco-friendly options

    Holiday Cards ? Eco-friendly options
    Ordering holiday cards online is getting better every year so that now it is has evolved to be the easiest fastest and most painless process! There are many great companies to choose from. Many people sing the praises of Minted.com They have a unique approach where they hold monthly design challenges amongst graphic designers from […]
  • Reuters: Environment
  • Firefighter killed battling massive California blaze

    Firefighter killed battling massive California blaze
    LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - A firefighter was killed on Thursday while battling a mammoth California wildfire as crews sought to protect coastal cities and towns in the path of flames that have destroyed more than 700 homes.
  • EPA seeks input to rework rule on lead in drinking water

    EPA seeks input to rework rule on lead in drinking water
    WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency said on Thursday it will seek input from state and local officials as it considers how to rework a 1991 rule meant to protect people from lead and copper contamination in drinking water.
  • Missouri issues first fines over misuse of farm chemical in 2016

    Missouri issues first fines over misuse of farm chemical in 2016
    CHICAGO (Reuters) - Missouri has issued its first fines over the misuse of a farm chemical in 2016 that went on to be linked in different formulations to widespread U.S. crop damage this year, the state said on Thursday.
  • Oasis star Liam Gallagher lends voice to Christmas climate change campaign

    Oasis star Liam Gallagher lends voice to Christmas climate change campaign
    LONDON (Reuters) - Former Oasis front man Liam Gallagher has lent his distinctive voice to a Christmas-themed video produced by an activist group highlighting climate change.
  • U.S. weather forecaster sees La Niña chances exceeding 80 percent

    U.S. weather forecaster sees La Niña chances exceeding 80 percent
    (Reuters) - A U.S. government weather forecaster on Thursday said La Niña conditions are predicted to continue through the Northern Hemisphere winter 2017-18.
 
 
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