Frito-Lay Gets Scared in to Submission, Gets Rid of Biodegradable Bags

In a move proving that Frito-Lay is more interested in selling chips than taking an environmentally friendly approach to packaging their products, they’ve decided to pull their biodegradable bags from all of their sun chip lines except the original flavor.

Why? Because some customers felt the bags were ‘too loud’.

You’ve got to be kidding [...]

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Countdown to Earth Day!

Earth Day is April 22nd! What will you do to celebrate our Earth?

Join the world in celebration and do something green for our planet.

Can’t think of anything?

Replace a standard lightbulb with a CFL.

Plant a tree.

Turn off lights and appliances you don’t use.

Plant flowers and shrubs.

Recycle rainwater with a [...]

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Nissan Leaf’s Price Announced

Finally an announcement of price for the new Nissan Leaf. So where does it land? Just over $25,000.

Available in December, the Leaf may become a game changer in the electric vehicle market. It’s base price is actually $32,780, but it’s eligible for a $7,500 federal tax credit that will drop the price of this [...]

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Is The Mercury In CFL’s Dangerous?

The one complaint that always comes up about CFL’s is their mercury content and the possibility that there is a danger from it. There’s two simple rules to use with CFL’s that will keep you completely safe. Let’s dig right in to it.

CFL bulbs do contain mercury, there’s no secret there. The mercury however [...]

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