April, 2014

Homemade Cleaning Recipes from all Natural Ingredients

Homemade Cleaning Recipes from all Natural Ingredients

Making your own household cleaners can save you money as well as save the environment if you take few minutes and work on the cleaning solutions yourself. As promised in our previous article, titled Green Cleaning tips – Making sustainable living easierwe will be discussing some methods of making your own cleaning solutions from all natural, non toxic ingredients that are available at home or in the local supermarkets. You can make your own cleaning solutions that work just as well as the chemical based commercial cleaning solutions available in the market which are toxic and harmful for your skin, health, and environment. The methods described below are easy to follow and gets the job done.

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Green Cleaning tips – Making sustainable living easier

Green Cleaning tips – Making sustainable living easier

Here’s an idea to kill several birds with one stone. Did you know that cleaning your house also relieves stress? Keeping your house spotless has many benefits, and so here are a few tips on cleaning your house the eco-friendly way that not only helps you become stress free in life but also makes for a more sustainable environment.

In this blog we will discuss some viable ways of implementing “green-cleaning”, or making green choices, in our daily lives to make sustainable living easier for all of us.

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Air Quality in China and Possible Global Impacts

Air Quality in China and Possible Global Impacts

There have been many pictures posted on the internet and controversies have been going around regarding the air quality in China. Experts are also talking about the Asian air pollution being linked with the strong Pacific Storms. Recent studies suggest that the pollution in China and other Asian countries have far reaching impact on the globe.

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Electric Cars – Should You Buy One?

Electric Cars – Should You Buy One?
Once I saw a stand up comedy show where the speaker talked about electric cars. He said,“Electric cars are great, they are environmentally safe, and they save money.” The funny part was at the end he said he was having a gas engine put into his electric car because he wants to go faster.

That was about ten years ago, and the things he said about electric cars might have been true then. Considering today’s gas prices and environmental concerns, having an electric car may not be such a bad idea. Electric cars have come a long way today, and the engines are faster, smoother, and more economic now than they ever were before, even if you don’t consider the environmental benefits.

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5 Foods That Will Be Difficult To Grow In Warmer Weather

5 Foods That Will Be Difficult To Grow In Warmer Weather

According to a recent IPCC report, farmers will be affected more and more due to projected climate changes. Droughts, floods, and other climatic changes are forcing farmers to utilize more expensive methods in order to survive.

Thousands of farms, orchards and ranches around world are already experiencing the reality of climatic changes. Many of the crops around the world will be negatively affected by warmer weather, which will result in widespread crop damage and smaller harvests. One report states that the production of all major food crops, such as rice, wheat, and corn, are likely to decline by 2030 as a result of global warming and continue to decline at a rate of 2% every decade thereafter.

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