22 Mar '16, 6pm

Biodegradable algae water bottles provide a green alternative to plastic

come with a higher price tag than most people realize, taking up to 1,000 years to decompose in a landfill . The fact that at least half of all water bottles are used only once makes the waste that much more egregious. Icelandic product designer Ari Jónsson decided he needed to take action by fashioning a

Full article: http://inhabitat.com/biodegradable-algae-water-bottles-th...

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usgbc.org 22 Mar '16, 3pm

LEED v4 addresses water use holistically, taking into account indoor use, outdoor use, specialized uses and metering. It m...

Unilever to Use Algae Oil in Personal Care Products

Unilever to Use Algae Oil in Personal Care Prod...

triplepundit.com 21 Mar '16, 9am

An algae-covered lake glistens in the moonlight. Whenever we talk about oil, people immediately think about the black stuf...

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inhabitat.com 27 Mar '16, 9am

Josef Stöger’s Bavarian Forest National Park Treetop Walk Josef Stöger’s winding timber walkway isn’t just in the shape of...

Solution Summits at the 2016 Green Schools Conf...

usgbc.org 22 Mar '16, 7pm

This year’s Green Schools Conference and Expo features Solution Summits to foster meaningful dialogue, with a goal of gene...

Sweet desk hammock lets you take a "nap in a snap"

Sweet desk hammock lets you take a "nap in a snap"

inhabitat.com 29 Mar '16, 3pm

Even better, the canvas pouch is reversible and moonlights as a pillow. It can be stuffed with a sweatshirt or sweater and...

Breathtaking “Lagoon” tables replicate the depths and beauty of the ocean: Read the rest of Breathtaking “Lago...

Breathtaking “Lagoon” tables replicate the dept...

inhabitat.com 30 Mar '16, 6pm

in the fact that his tables are truly one of a kind. He says, “I’ve always respected the difference between people their p...

The global coal industry is using as much water as a billion people each year

The global coal industry is using as much water...

inhabitat.com 25 Mar '16, 10am

We already know that coal-fired power plants are bad for the planet, but that’s usually because we are just thinking about...

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usgbc.org 22 Mar '16, 4pm

The annual Second Nature Climate Leadership Awards , presented in partnership with USGBC’s Center for Green Schools , reco...

5 Handy Green Gardening Tools Made from Recycled Materials

5 Handy Green Gardening Tools Made from Recycle...

inhabitat.com 20 Mar '16, 7pm

is a great way to live a greener lifestyle. Growing your own organic produce, planting a bee-friendly lawn, and setting as...

3d-printer turns used plastic bottles into beautiful vases

3d-printer turns used plastic bottles into beau...

inhabitat.com 04 Apr '16, 7pm

have developed a brilliant new way to upcycle plastic bottles into beautiful home decor. Using 3D-printing technology, the...

New Green Challenge: How to Grow More Food on L...

e360.yale.edu 21 Mar '16, 12pm

New Green Challenge: How to Grow More Food on Less Land If the world is to have another Green Revolution to feed its soari...

Mind-boggling gadget turns plastic waste into food

Mind-boggling gadget turns plastic waste into food

inhabitat.com 30 Mar '16, 3pm

The shape of the pod is meant to mimic mushrooms and other elements of nature, making the Mutuarium similar to the act of ...

Green GoogleBot On The Train

Green GoogleBot On The Train

seroundtable.com 22 Mar '16, 11am

John Mueller from Google loves his 3D printed GoogleBots, he takes them with him to most his speaking engagements and sess...