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Dec 18

Clean Water in Developing Countries: How Activated Carbon Is Making This a Reality

Clean, safe, potable water is something that people in industrialized nations tend to take for granted, but much of the developing world still lacks. UNICEF notes that roughly 2.5 million people around the globe lack adequate sanitation, while 748 million depend on unsafe water sources. Approximately 1,000 children die every day from these conditions. Bringing …

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Oct 14

Infographic: Why, How & What to Compost

Compost is a mixture that consists largely of decayed organic matter and is used for fertilizing and conditioning land. Home composting reduces the need for water, fertilizers, and pesticides and encourages a higher yield in crops. Consisting of nutrient-rich brown and green material, compost creation is low-maintenance and can be done on both small and …

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Jul 25

Infographic: Bringing the World Back to Zero

The infographic below details carbon emissions used in households and forms of travel and ways you can do your part. How big is your carbon footprint?

Dec 13

Saying Goodbye to Standby – Top Tips for Cutting Energy Bills and Reducing Carbon Emissions

Photo Credit: Smig44_UK Whether you’re looking to go green to prevent the severe damage that carbon emissions is causing the environment, or simply want to save a great deal of money on the constantly increasing energy bills, look no further than your own home for the perfect starting point. Recent research by uSwitch suggests that …

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