Markets Initiative – www.oldgrowthfree.com: A coalition of environmental organizations working directly with Canadian companies to develop practical and economic ways to shift their wood and paper use away from ancient and endangered forest products to ecologically sound alter
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A TIL -CSR Initiative
touching lives, making a difference
Celebrating World Environment Day (WED) is about channeling individual actions that collectively become an exponential force for
100 Ways To Save Mother Earth - Reduce, Reuse, Recycle, Respond
Our Mother Earth is currently suffering from different types of pollution brought about by humans. And with this, a lot of negative effects have emerged. Reports of flash floods brought about by illegal logging can be seen on the new
Since Jagdishchandra Bose Discovered that trees have life, we have realized their vital role in our life. They are a blessing in disguise. They serve the mankind in different ways. They purify air. They maintain balance of gases in air. Thus they control air-pollution. They make starch from carbon.
India - Chipko Anti-Logging Resistance
by Amanda Suutari
This was a defining moment in India's environmental movement, and a modern application of the Ghandian principle of satyagraha, or nonviolent resistance, which has characterized many later Indian grassroots movements including, for example
Trees clean the air. Tree foliage works as a natural air filter of particulate matter such as dust, micro sized metals and pollutants such as ozone, nitrogen oxides, ammonia and sulfur dioxides. Trees take in carbon dioxide and produce oxygen. Combined with the cooling effect of trees, these proces
You've made the right decision to discover ways to make your business more green, more efficient and more profitable.
As a business owner or manager, you can run your business in an environmentally responsible way without impacting your bottom line. In fact, many of the green tools and measures t
Reduce Your Carbon Footprint to Live an Eco Friendly Life
I am ashamed to admit that I only really became concerned about my carbon footprint and living a more eco friendly life after I moved to Ireland. Prior to that creating a green home was pretty low on my priorities and I was living an eco u
How do we stop this problem? Some ways to do so are so simple that you may not even think of them at the right time.
Energy Usage Pie Chart - Click drawing for more on air pollution
Other ways are a bit more demanding. There are lots of things in the three lists below. Find the right...
Trees are very important for our survival in many ways. They clean the soil by filtering sewage and chemicals used in farms. They help control noise pollution and reduce flash flooding.
Trees absorb carbon dioxide which contributes to global warming. They also clean the air by absorbing...
BY: Lillian Richard
Hemp to Save Our Trees
Worldwide we are seeing a devastation of our forests due to paper production. Consumption of wood products has risen 64% since 1961. Globally, pulp for paper, has risen from 40% in 1998, to an expected 60% over the next 50 years. The industry expects
1. Place a bucket in your shower to catch extra water which you can use to water plants.
2. In the shower, turn the water off after you are wet and while you are scrubbing up. Turn it back on to rinse.
3. Okay, we're still in the shower - get a low flow shower head.
4. Only run the dishwash
FIVE WAYS TO SAVE OUR ENVIRONMENT
We can all make a difference when it comes to helping save the environment. Global warming and all the other environmental issues we are facing took some time to build up and to get our of these messes it is going take a lot of work, but this doesn’t mean we sh
Plant more trees. This is easy, you know? Choose an open area/ground near your residence or workplace. Unless there's any law restricting you from growing trees in that area, go ahead, grow trees. Plant a tree every month, encourage your friends and colleagues to join you. Have more and more trees p
In the face of reports about catastrophic oil spills and the rapid increase of global warming, concerns for the environment tend to overwhelm individuals and make them feel helpless in efforts to promote pro-planet action. But everyone can boost awareness about the environment by implementing some b
50 ideal/Ways to Save the Planet
1. CHANGE YOUR LIGHT If every household in the United State replaced one regular light bulb with one of those new compact fluorescent bulbs, the pollution reduction would be equivalent to removing one million cars from the road. Don't like the color of light? Use th
101 Ways to Help Planet Earth
1) Stop Junk Mail. Have you ever considered how much energy is used in
creating all that unsolicited junk you get in your mailbox? It's been suggested that
the junk mail we Americans receive in just one day is not only a
nuisance, it could produce enough energy t
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In Your Home – Conserve Energy
1. Clean or replace air filters on your air conditioning unit at least once a month.
2. If you have central air conditioning, do not close...
Everday we hear more bad news about our planet. Reports tell us that wildlife and forests are disappearing at an alarming rate. Newscasts give the latest word on how quickly earth is losing its protective shirld and warming up. Newspapers lament the pollution of our air, water, and soil. What ca
1. How can you as an individual be gentler to the Earth? List at least twenty-five (25) things you can do to be more gentle to our planet.
Most people would not believe that, as an individual, he/she can make a difference in helping the environment, but they can. One person can help to make