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Recycling tips for home, work, car, etc

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You can read the full article here http://www.associatedcontent.com/article/26895/recycling_tips_for_home_car_and_work.html
and help make changes in these areas to help the environment.

Apr
24
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Ten Ways to Go Organic in 2007!

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http://www.theorganicreport.com/pages/626_ten_ways_to_go_organic_in_2007_.cfm
#1 Get off to a clean start: Take a shower with soaps and shampoos made with organic ingredients. Then, serve someone special an organic breakfast in bed with certified organic juice, coffee, fresh fruit, cereal, yogurt and eggs. (All items available nationally at natural & conventional supermarkets.)
MY NOTES: You can …

Apr
21
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Your Earth Day To Do List

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Your Earth Day To-Do List!
The bad news: Global warming is real. The better news: there are real ways you can help.
In honor of Earth Day, here are five things you can do to make a cleaner planet and a better tomorrow. The best part is they are low-cost or …

Apr
21
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One Planet Life

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New Free Range Movie: One Planet Life

See the shocking environmental reality: We live like we have five earths.
Learn how to reduce your waste: Live a one planet lifestyle.
Have a big impact: Free Range is teaming up with Care2 to reach the masses
Help get the word …

Apr
21
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Organic Sweatshop Free Shirts!

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Get your’s TODAY just click the image above!
Your online source for organic, sweatshop free and fair trade apparel. They donate a portion of profits to poverty and the environment.

Apr
8
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Research findings show benefits of organic agriculture and products

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http://organicearthday.org/AprilConsumerNews1.htm
Organic News: Research findings show benefits of organic agriculture and products
Many studies are currently being conducted regarding the environmental and health benefits of growing and consuming organic foods. Here are a couple recent highlights:
• A three-year study in the United Kingdom, sponsored by the Organic Milk Suppliers’ …

Apr
8
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Take the ecological footprint quiz

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http://www.earthday.net/Footprint/index.asp
With Earth day approaching take this quiz! The results make shock you!!!
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The quiz is based on national consumption averages and is meant to give you an idea of your Ecological Footprint relative to other people in the country you live in. It is not highly detailed, but should give most …

Apr
8
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Why plastic bags should be avoided

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http://vitalvotes.com/blogs/public_blog/Why-Plastic-Shopping-Bags-Should-Be-Avoided-8116.aspx

California frequently leads the way for other states in environmental legislation. Soon, for the second time in three years, San Francisco’s Board of Supervisors will consider a measure that would ban the use of plastic shopping bags distributed at stores larger than 5,000 square feet.
The measure would require retail stores …

Apr
5
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Plastic Bags

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http://www.reusablebags.com/facts.php?id=4
Worldwide, an estimated 4 billion plastic bags end up as litter each year. Tied end to end that’s enough to circle the earth 63 times.
According to the EPA, U.S. consumes over 380 billion plastic bags, sacks and wraps each year.
Plastics are forever! Plastics do NOT biodegrade. Rather, they photodegrade. A …

Mar
8
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How to Recycle Anything

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(from Prevention Magazine, April 2006)

1. Computers: Your out-of-date PC holds toxins such as chromium, cadmium,and lead that can contaminate food and water supplies if the computer getscrushed, dumped in a landfill , or incinerated. Those toxins can causeserious health problems including headaches, kidney damage and cancer.

Instead of …

Apr
27
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Earth Day Sites To Visit

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U.S. Gov’t. “Earth Day” Site
http://www.earthday.gov/
for kids
http://www.earthday.gov/kids.htm
International Earth Day
http://www.earthsite.org/
Earth Day – Canada
http://www.earthday.ca/
Earth Day 2006 Online
http://earthday.envirolink.org/
Planet Earth.org
http://www.earthday.com/do/Home
Earth Day Games
http://www.kidsdomain.com/games/earthday.html
Happy Earth Day Coloring and Activities Book
http://www.epa.gov/region5/publications/happy/happy.htm
Earth Day Energy Fast
http://www.earthdayenergyfast.org/
Earth Day Coalition
http://www.earthdaycoalition.org/
Earth Day Crafts and Projects
http://www.enchantedlearning.com/crafts/earthday/
Planet Pals
http://www.planetpals.com/earthday.html
Earth Day On Your Block
http://www.allspecies.org/neigh/block.htm
Earth Day Activities For Kids
http://www.dltk-kids.com/crafts/earth.html
Earth Day …

Apr
21
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Earth Day April 22nd

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All the information you need to organize
your own event, get involved, and
help combat climate change.
http://www.earthday.org/resources/2006materials/EarthDay-in-a-Box.aspx

Apr
17
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National Hanging Out Day April 19th

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and this isn’t hanging out like hanging out doin nothing, chillin type of hanging out…
National Hanging Out Day – 4/19
People who grew up enjoying the boon of sun-dried clothes and linens will appreciate the …

Apr
17
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Common Eco-Myth: Wind Turbines Kill Birds

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by John Laumer, Philadelphia
April 6, 2006

http://www.treehugger.com/files/2006/04/common_misconce.php
It’s a given that anytime we post a story on wind power someone is
going to comment that “turbines kill birds,” suggesting that wind
power may therefore be unacceptable. Compared to what? Hitting birds
with automobiles (along with turtles, groundhogs, and deer)? Birds
caught by feral cats? Birds colliding …

Apr
13
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Associated Content

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For those who don’t know this you can be a published author at
http://www.associatedcontent.com/taraburner
Here’s just a few of my articles:
http://www.associatedcontent.com/article/26892/easy_ways_to_detox_your_life.html
http://www.associatedcontent.com/article/26895/recycling_tips_for_home_car_and_work.html
and another
http://www.associatedcontent.com/article/26857/do_you_need_a_parasite_cleanse.html
Enjoy!

Apr
11
Posted by Tara Burner • Comments Off on Associated Content
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Global Warming/Climate Change – what we can do about it

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http://eartheasy.com/article_global_warming.htm
Climate Change is the most serious problem we face in the 21st
century. Future generations are depending on us to do whatever we can
to turn things around.
The Union of Concerned Scientists, a group of over two thousand
scientists, has concluded that global warming is beyond dispute, and
already changing our climate. The last …

Apr
6
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Poll: 75% of Americans Want More Federal Action on Global Warming

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http://www.ens-newswire.com/ens/mar2006/2006-03-15-04.asp
NEWTON CENTRE, Massachusetts, March 15, 2006 (ENS) – A majority of
Americans of all political beliefs are dissatisfied with what they
perceive as weak federal leadership on global warming and energy
issues, according to a public opinion poll released today. At the
same time they support the growing number of state and local efforts
to …

Apr
6
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The best way we could battle global warming is stop consuming animals

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[opinion from Asheville Citizen-Times]
http://www.citizen-times.com/apps/pbcs.dll/article?AID=/20060401/OPINION03/60330083/1123
Thousands of peer-reviewed climate scientists agree that global
warming is a very real threat to our existence, yet the concept is
still being challenged. Wealthy and powerful business interests have
put a stranglehold on meaningful federal legislation that would help
reverse the warming of our planet. In the last presidential election,
the …

Apr
2
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The Meatrix II — TONITE is THE NIGHT!

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The hard launch of The Meatrix II: Revolting is set for 12 a.m. EST TONITE! Thursday, 3/30 … but you can take a peak now if you’d like. The Flash animation has just gone live at www.themeatrix2.com.
Be sure to check out the companion site, The Meatrix 360° Interactive at (http://www.themeatrix.com/interactive/index.html).

Mar
30
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Poll: Americans See a Climate Problem

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In a new TIME survey, most people see global warming worsening — and
want action
Sunday, Mar. 26, 2006

http://www.time.com/time/nation/article/0,8599,1176967,00.html
A large majority of Americans — 85% — say global warming is probably
happening, according to a new TIME magazine/ABC News/Stanford
University poll. An even larger percentage (88%) think global warming
threatens future generations. More than half …

Mar
28
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