The Seleção Brasileira de Futebol kit is made with an average of 13 recycled plastic bottles. Invent Better. http://t.co/m21IMtqv00
You heard right! By decreasing your greenhouse gas emissions by 10%, Shuttle (an environmental program conducted by Summerhill Impact) is giving you a $25 gas card and one entry into a draw for $2,500 cash.
Those that are participating in the challenge are motivated to use other modes of transportation for three weeks, while their efforts are tracked by the electronic data logger, Ottoview.
Data received from all participants will be used to “inform policies that reduce gridlock and improve air quality in the Greater Toronto and Hamilton Area (GTHA)”.
Summerhill Impact is a not-for-profit organization with a vested interest in educating the public about making better environmental choices.
Read more about the program here.
It would be interesting to see the results of this study. What do you think the outcome will be?
Choose linen over cotton.
It’s biodegradable, natural, doesn’t require pesticides or other chemicals, strong, durable, luxurious, all by-products can be used, no waste, can be naturally dyed, doesn’t require a lot of water, and is more sustainable.
Trying to incorporate colour in a shade garden is one of the hardest tasks for gardeners and designers alike. Unfortunately, it is difficult to get the big showy blooms that come with a full sun environment. So how do you get colours other than green in your shade garden?
Read more to find out!
The making of the Nike Hyper Elite basketball uniform
Urban farming is a fast growing phenomenon where the typically rural practice of agriculture is brought into the city. The picNYC table goes one step further and brings the rural experience of picnicking not just in the city, but into the apartment.