Discard Your Pet’s Droppings in Eco-friendly Way

Posted by on Feb 28, 2012 in green living, Save our Planet | 0 comments

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A lot of people are fond of taking care of pet particularly dogs and cats. However, proper disposal of the pets’ droppings could be a bit tricky! The most eco-friendly way to dispose your pet’s dropping is to toilet-train them. Unfortunately, if you have not trained your pets yet the best thing that you can do with your cat’s dropping is to use biodegradable cat litter.  You can use cat litter such as sawdust, old newspapers and rice hulls to properly dispose them.

For your pet dogs, simply use a dog poop scooper and afterwards bury them under the soil. The poop scooper is a reusable item and once the dog poop is buried it would decompose in no time. If your dog pooped inside your home, you can pick it up with the poop scooper and simply flush it in the toilet.

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Ecofriendly Gifts For Him

Posted by on Feb 20, 2012 in Green Goods | 0 comments

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It’s Christmas time once again, but still we do not need to burden the environment during the season. Aside from giving alec bradley cigars to the man in your life, you also have the option to give your man an eco-friendly gift. You simply need to exert some effort and imagination to minimize the impact of the gifts you are going to give out.

One of the best eco-friendly gifts that you can give for him is an all natural shaving supplies. There are shaving creams which are made of organic aloe, peppermint and lavender. These products are free of dyes, harsh synthetics and alcohol-free too. It will free your skin from possible irritation.

You can also give him clothing apparels which are made from pesticide-free hemp, wool and organic cotton. These apparels may range from crew socks to shirts and even pants.

Do not forget to use eco-friendly gift wrapping papers too. Usually these wrappers are made of hemp or recycled paper. Although glossy foil may look good under your Christmas tree, avoid using them because it is quite difficult to recycle this kind of gift wrapper.

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Ecofriendly Outfits on Your Date

Posted by on Feb 13, 2012 in Green Goods | 0 comments

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Can’t decide whether or not you are going to wear your equestrian boots on your date? Or are you confused which among your numerous outfits would look good on your first date? Well, you might as well try to be an eco-fashionista on your first date. Being eco-friendly does not mean that you have to give up style too. Here are some ideas that you may want to consider these eco-friendly fashion ideas:

  • Consider using reusable shopping bags when you shop for the clothes that you are going to wear on your first date.
  • You may opt for vintage clothing, you will definitely not go wrong in wearing pre-loved clothes.
  • Reinvent your present wardrobe. There is no need to buy a new one, all you need to do is to become creative and you can wear the clothes that have not been able to wear for a long time.
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Save Money with Greener Home

Posted by on Feb 1, 2012 in green living | 0 comments

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During cold or winter season, there is really no need to scald yourself with hot water from the shower. In fact, you can simply turn your water heater to 120 degrees. You will not only save your skin from scalding, you are also doing a big favor in your pocket.

You can save from the electric bill up to about 10% compare if you heat up your water to 140 degrees. Your water heater will also serve you much longer as well as the pipes in your water plumbing because there will be a decrease in mineral build up and corrosion.

You are also helping the environment because you will help eliminate around 200 pounds of emissions each year. It will be a great help for Mother Earth too!

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