Green living tips

Reduce Reuse Recycle is known to the environmentally conscious consumers by the term of 3Rs. In the 3Rs term the first R stands for Reduce and the idea behind it, is that we should buy goods only when we need them and avoid buying unnecessary ones.  The second R stands for Reuse and the idea

Glass is present everywhere. In our house we use glass in the form of mirror, windows, jars etc. It is also present in modern technology equipment from electric bulb to computer screen. But we never really pay attention to it since we take it for granted. How it is manufactured? Where the basic element comes

Most of us have gardens in our houses and we are very much interested in gardening. On the other hand, we preserve the plants but we all forget to preserve the soil which nourishes them. We can enhance the soil by means of making compost which needs only garden and kitchen waste to be produced.

Our lifestyles are now very much facilitated and secured  by scientific innovation. Scientific innovation has given us many products that makes our life quite comfortable. However, sometimes, these products have an adverse effect on the environment. Plastic is one such product. We use plastic in preparing comfortable and easily usable products like bottles, jars, chair,

In the developed world our motto is Save Energy. In the less fortunate places where there is no electricity people try to find ways to light up their homes. One innovative proposition is the Gravity powered lamp. The lamp is powered by gravity and is a promising alternative for the 1.5 billion people who are

There is no doubt that people are resourceful and this is proven every day in every aspect of our life. A recent innovative taxi service was recently introduced in the streets of Amsterdam and it saves energy, reduces CO2 emissions and saves time to the people using it. The story is about the new Green

What would you say if you were told that one wind turbine produces energy from the wind and water from the moisture in the air? It is impossible? A French company, Eole Water, has made this possible by creating a wind turbine which produces drinking water from the air moisture. We can safely state that

A customizable tree sculpture in the form of a Bonsai tree and with photovoltaic panels in the place of leaves is used to change devices through a USB connection. Solar energy is tapped by the photovoltaic cells and he electricity produced is stored and is used accordingly to charge devices such as mobile phones, tablets

Reduce Reuse Recycle for Kids

Reuse Reduce Recycle for kids

by Andy on October 24, 2012

You most probably have seen the 3 Rs, Reduce, Reuse and Recycle, in many places, on many billboards or a number of websites you have visited or your teachers may have mentioned them in a lesson about the environment.  It is true that by following these simple words, Reduce Reuse and Recycle we will eliminate