Container gardening is a simple and fulfilling hobby that has practical applications, too. You don’t have to own 200 acres of land or even have a garden to get involved with sustainable practices and learning to grow your own food. Anyone can become a novice container gardener, including people who live in high-rise apartment blocks.
Planet Health, the Australian owned distributor of premium natural health products has launched the B_E_E range of environmentally responsible cleaning products to the UK market.
Toshiba Corporation (TOKYO: 6502) and its Asian regional corporate representative, Toshiba Asia Pacific Ltd., today announced that Toshiba will showcase its latest environmental products and technologies at Eco-Products International Fair 2013 (EPIF 2013), at the Sands Expo & Convention Center, Singapore, from March 14 to 16
EndoTherm™, a new, innovative central heating system additive, has been proven to significantly cut heating costs in offices, homes, public buildings and commercial properties.
by Jonathan White - We all know how much hard work there is in growing vegetables - digging, weeding, crop rotation, watering, fertilizing, planting winter crops, resting beds, spraying pests and weeds - the list goes on and on.
Laundry is one of those necessary evils that most people have to do every week. Figuring out the easiest way to get out tough stains, like grease, food, sweat, ink and other stains, is important if you want to keep your clothes looking their best. If you are trying to be eco-friendly with your laundry, you can try some of the tips you’ll find on these blog posts.
By Jonathan White - When we think of organic gardening and permaculture we tend to conjure up images of leathery-skinned bearded warriors who dedicate their lives to working long days in their vegetable plots. Whilst this may be a wonderful way to live your life, it doesn’t suit the average suburbanite with a full-time job and a hefty mortgage.
By Jonathan White - Traditional vegetable gardens require an enormous amount of hard work and attention - weeding, feeding and strict planting schedules. There is also the problem of seasonality, allowing beds to rest during the cooler months producing nothing at all. Then we are told to plant green manure crops, add inorganic fertilizers and chemicals to adjust imbalanced soils.
By Becky Flanigan - No one wants the kids to say “Mom, I don’t want to go in the pool. It’s too cold!” So the family pool has to be heated. But that heating process can be a real energy drain and a big expense. So how can the pool be heated in an economically efficient method?
A new water filter by manufacturer’s Sawyer has been commended for its work saving lives in Africa.