Earth Day is Tomorrow!

Get ready for Earth Day!

Tomorrow, April 22nd 2010 marks the 40th anniversary of Earth Day. Celebrated around the world by more than 500,000,000 people, Earth Day is the largest non religious holiday celebrated worldwide.

So what can you do to help our Earth? Here are a few more tips to get you started and [...]

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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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What You Should Know About Batteries

AA, AAA, C, D, 9V, and all those other letters and numbers that represent those little things that power up all of our portable devices. What’s the good, the bad, and the ugly?

Well, the good is that they provide us power for our beloved toys. The bad? They aren’t cheap when you consider how [...]

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Take Out Food. More Waste Than Food.

It’s been widely known that take out food consists of a lot of extra ‘garbage’ that comes in the form of packaging. It’s no secret that all that packaging is a big problem in our landfills, and it’s also widely known that restaurants that offer take out have done little to solve this problem.

I [...]

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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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