Tag: going green

How to Buy Eco-Friendly Products on Amazon

In this post, we’ll talk about eco-friendly products on Amazon and how to purchase them. We outline the best eco-friendly brands that you can find in their marketplace like Seventh Generation or Patagonia. These are companies with a long track record of environmental stewardship, so it’s worth checking out what they have available on Amazon. Amazon makes eco-friendly shopping easy. Search for eco-friendly brands on Amazon, or search for eco-friendly…

Eco-friendly products on amazon

Products that are eco-friendly have been designed to minimize the impact on the environment. With more and more people turning eco-friendly, it is no wonder why there are so many eco-friendly products on amazon. There are all types of eco-friendly products such as solar-powered chargers, air purifiers for home and car, water filters, bamboo toothbrushes with biodegradable bristles made from sustainable material like plant cellulose rather than plastic or nylon…

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Solar battery charger for cell phone

A solar battery charger not only provides an environmentally friendly alternative to standard battery chargers, but also serves as a backup device in case of blackouts. If you own a solar-powered phone charger, you can recharge your phone without using the traditional method that requires access to a conventional electrical outlet. Charging Your Phone With the Solar Battery Charger A solar battery charger is compatible with most cell phones and…

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IBM research unveils a new battery free of heavy metals

With the increasing demand for solar powered buildings, solar powered vehicles (electric vehicles(EVs) ) and smart grid power solutions; it is certain that there will be high demand for batteries. Many batteries including nickel and cobalt batteries pose an environmental threat to our natural ecosystem because of heavy metals. From a system thinking perspective or a life-cycle basis – EVs, as well as all other going solar concepts, need alternative…

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10 ways to green your business and save money

Consumers are increasingly becoming aware of the need to obtain their products and services from organizations that have integrated the concept of sustainability into their business model. According to the findings of the 2015 Cone Communications/Ebiquity Global CSR Study, global consumers feel personal accountability to address social and environmental issues and look to companies as partners in progress. The study was done from a research base of 10,000 citizens in…

Easy simple ways to reduce your carbon footprint

Today the term reducing your carbon footprint is popular in many businesses as well as personal circles. It is a term used when talking about corporate social responsibility strategies in the business world and used in communities that embraces the concept of sustainability where sustainable living is appreciated for its broader environmental and social benefits around the world. For instance, when it comes to reducing your carbon footprint the location…

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How to adopt a green office for business

With the growing concerns of climate change and the need to move towards sustainability, many companies have realized that integrating sustainability into their business operations is not only profitable but helps to improve a company’s image while building its competitive edge. Today we see big corporations as well as small companies developing sustainability strategies that help them to innovate, create value and perform well in the marketplace because consumers are…