Spookiness can sure get wasteful. Halloween usually involves decorations that are thrown out. And think of all those plastic masks and candy wrappers! Does it have to be that way? Following are some tips on how to have a waste-free Halloween.
1. Save the seeds of the pumpkin you use for your jack-o-lantern. When you scoop out the pumpkin flesh to make the lantern, save the seeds. They are full of nutrients and have many health benefits. Don’t wash them, but separate them from the stringy pulp with your fingers and spread them out on newspaper to dry. Then you can roast and salt them, or eat them raw.
If you’re not sure how much of an effect global warming has on our planet, or even on the area where you live, this article will definitely help. There is significant evidence of global warming all around us, and the signs that you can recognize will help you to make informed decisions about how you and your family can conserve the earth’s energy resources.
Biodiesel is “bio”, because it is made from organic matter. Usually, oil-rich plants such as rapa and corn are grown and harvested. Their oil is combined with alcohol to make biodiesel. Because its production process is relatively fast, biodiesel is considered a renewable fuel.
Renewable fuels are good. As environmental awareness grows, the demand for renewable fuels, including biodiesel, increases. The Europeans, especially, have a voracious appetite for biodiesel. This is good, right? Biodiesel will help save the environment.
We depend on the forests for a number of resources, which is why it is so important that we do all we can to conserve the trees and plants that we still have. Forest conservation has become a worldwide concern, and if you want to know more about how you can do your part, here is some information that may help.
When we think of dangerous or toxic waste products, we generally think of the products that factories produce that are harmful to the environment. But did you know that there are a number of household hazardous waste products that we use every day that could be destroying the ozone layer–and our health?
If you’re thinking about getting a fish tank for your home, or already have a few underwater pets, you may be looking for some coral reefs to make your fish’s home complete. But did you know that coral reefs are more than just decorations for your aquarium? Here is some information about coral reef ecosystems that may help you find the right tank accessories.
As global warming and climate change are becoming vital issues, more people that are becoming interested in environmental econonics. There are plenty of things that you can do to make sure that you are conserving the natural resources around you.
One of the most important things to understand when it comes to environmental economics is the concept of market failure. This is when markets don’t use the resources they have in the most effective ways.