Archive | November, 2008

Boulder, Colorado – America’s First ‘Smart Grid City’

Boulder, Colorado – A place for the inhabitants love their environment. Biking and hiking trails, parks and open spaces, it's a beautiful place. Soon 50,000 homes in Boulder will be -decked out- with all the latest in environmentally-friendly, energy-saving technology. Solar panels, electric cars and some with specialized monitoring systems will help turn Boulder into […]

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The Safe Sippy – Stainless Steel for Your Little Loved Ones

Earth friendly parents, you're no longer required to use the "plastic sippy cups" for your kids. <a href-"http:="" www.babyearth.com="" target="_blank">Baby Earth is now offering The Safe Sippy™ stainless steel drinking cup made by The Safe Sippy. The lightweight, medical grade stainless steel is available in pink, blue and green. At $16.95 this reusable sippy cup […]

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Mighty Leaf Tea – New Website Released

The new website for Mighty Leaf Tea is finally here. In addition to the overall more pleasing look of the website in general, the navigation has been improved, there are more products available, and the shopping cart is streamlined.  GARD Pro Not Registered   Winter Sale – Save up to 30% on Tea Pouches, Loose […]

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20% Off at BranchHome.com – This Weekend Only!

Beautiful unique and sustainable gifts can be found for everyone on your holiday list this weekend from BranchHome.com. They are having a "Friends + Family" Sale Saturday and Sunday, November 29 to 30, 2008. You can find fantastic eco-friendly gifts at 20% off (furniture and sale items are not eligible for this special pricing). Just […]

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Eco-Friendly Converse Alternatives

Eco-Friendly Converse Alternatives

Move over Converse, there’s a new sneaker in town. The Autonomie Project, a Fair Trade fashion company, offers an eco-friendly footwear alternative. You can see the Ethletic™ low-top sneakers to the right. Upside – they are a stylish and sweatshop-free sneaker made of eco-friendly materials. Downside – they cost about double what the Converse Allstars cost. […]

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Festive Holiday Wreaths to Adorn your Door this Year

Usually found hanging on a wall or a door to celebrate the season, most of us know what Holiday wreaths look like. All will let your guests know you are in the Holiday spirit when they arrive at your doorstep. Right now they are offering 10% off all Holiday wreaths, so start shopping.  GARD Pro […]

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Waterproof Digital Shower Timer for the Kids

Help teach your kids about saving water in the shower with this handy Kid-Friendly Digital Shower Timer by Green Feet. Program the timer and see if your little one can beat it – they'll have a blast. You can pick between a ducky, a turtle, or a blue star. At only $14.95 it'll make a […]

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Recycled Aluminum Holiday Wreath to Hang On Your Door

If you're looking for a different holiday look this season, have you seen the "Ever-Green" Aluminum Holiday Wreath available at Eco-Artware.com? It's incredibly lightweight and handmade from retired aluminum traffic signs. Perfect for your wall or door this holiday season, this trendy holiday wreath will add a festive touch to any home.  GARD Pro Not […]

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Tired of Receiving the Phone Books on Your Doorstep?

In the past week, I've received two bags of phone books – the exact same two bags from the exact same company. Each bag consists of two phone books. I haven't used a phone book, let alone looked at a phone book – to recycle it, in over 5 years. The idea of so many […]

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Fun and Practical Six-Pack Coasters Now Available at Branch Home

BranchHome.com is now selling the Six-Pack Coasters created by JoshJakus. These clever coasters are made of 100% rubber so don't worry about scratching your table tops. 30% of the rubber used is from post-industrial waste so you're purchasing an Earth friendly set. And have you seen these? They are inspired by the conventional 6-pack plastic […]

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