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20 ways to reuse coffee grounds, tea leaves

20 ways to reuse coffee grounds, tea leaves | Sustainable development culture | Scoop.it
It's unlikely that coffee or tea is growing in your garden, so after you finish that cup, put the grounds to work with these clever ideas.
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Six reasons to use your bike for transportation - ParticipACTION

Six reasons to use your bike for transportation - ParticipACTION | Sustainable development culture | Scoop.it
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Long life to biking... yeah!

 

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Nigeria introduces novel recycling incentives

Nigeria introduces novel recycling incentives | Sustainable development culture | Scoop.it
Innovative loyalty scheme in Lagos offers electrical equipment, groceries and phone credit in return for rubbish.
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Research that has real impact in people's life!

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Has Cycling Hit A Speed Bump?

Has Cycling Hit A Speed Bump? | Sustainable development culture | Scoop.it
The Skycycle proposal by Foster + Partners and Space Syntax. Image © Foster + Partners There are few recent trends in urbanism that have received such
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Hard to tell...

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A serious story (with a few jokes) about putting our waste to work –

A serious story (with a few jokes) about putting our waste to work – | Sustainable development culture | Scoop.it
One of the world’s best-read scientists on the topic of faeces – Canadian David Waltner-Toews - was a keynote speaker at a recent Eco-Health symposium in Melbourne.
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Constructing Sustainable Houses Develops Collaborative Skills

Teens in Philadelphia learn how to solve math and engineering problems while working together to build high-efficiency homes designed for disaster relief, as part of an alternative senior year program called Sustainability Workshop.
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It's not easy 'being green', study says

It's not easy 'being green', study says | Sustainable development culture | Scoop.it
Think you don't recycle enough? You're not alone.
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Enjoying the ride is part of it... don't give up!

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Vermont moves toward statewide food recycling

Vermont moves toward statewide food recycling | Sustainable development culture | Scoop.it
More Vermont trash haulers are collecting food scraps from restaurants, colleges and hospitals to be composted — some are even offering collection sites for residents to dump their banana peels and coffee grounds — as the state moves toward its ambitious...
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Steps to Sustainability | Simple Green Design

Steps to Sustainability | Simple Green Design | Sustainable development culture | Scoop.it
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We need step by step comitment... 

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Twitter / Globe_Pics: Netherlands Giethoorn Village, ...

Twitter / Globe_Pics: Netherlands Giethoorn Village, ... | Sustainable development culture | Scoop.it
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It is possible...

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Sustainability and Affordability of Menstrual Products

Sustainability and Affordability of Menstrual Products | Sustainable development culture | Scoop.it
Sanitary pads are the most preferred menstrual product for teenage girls and women in India but they are usually quite costly.
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Sustainable development is a life style. In order to be coherent, you should evaluate every aspect of your life. 

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Japan nuclear-free as last reactor switched off

Japan nuclear-free as last reactor switched off | Sustainable development culture | Scoop.it
Japan went nuclear-free on Monday as it switched off its last operating reactor for an inspection, with no date scheduled for a restart amid strong public hostility to atomic power.
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Green living on Prezi

© Copyright. Let's live a green lifestyle by supporting Green Energy, Recycling, Green transportation, Conservation of Water, Green Gardening, and Healthy Local Food.


Via Baiba Svenca
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Great resume on important matter...

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Raquel Navarro's curator insight, September 9, 2013 3:45 PM

Vive verde

Bettina Ascaino's curator insight, September 9, 2013 9:32 PM

Watch this excellent Prezi presentation on green living ! 

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Great ideas

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Phenotype

Phenotype | Sustainable development culture | Scoop.it
PHENOTYPE. Health from outside in. Positive health effects on the natural outdoor environment in typical populations of differents regions in Europe.
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PHENOTYPE is intended to provide a better understanding of the potential mechanisms, and better integration of human health needs into land use planning and green space management.

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Raising Earth-Friendly Kids

Want to raise "green" kids? Here's how to get 'em excited about reducing, reusing, and recycling and the other basics of environmental responsibility.
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Kids are the future. That's why kid's education is the key to a better future.

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How the oceans can clean themselves: Boyan Slat at TEDxDelft - YouTube

How the oceans can clean themselves: Boyan Slat at TEDxDelft - YouTube | Sustainable development culture | Scoop.it
18-year-old Boyan Slat combines environmentalism, entrepreneurism and technology to tackle global issues of sustainability. After diving in Greece, and comin...
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A school assignment... taken seriously!

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TED: How an Obese Town Lost a Million Pounds / Mick Cornett

TED: How an Obese Town Lost a Million Pounds / Mick Cornett | Sustainable development culture | Scoop.it
In 2007, Oklahoma City was ranked the most obese city in America. The heavy news caused the city’s - at the time - overweight mayor, Mick Cornett to
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"Building cities for people and not for cars(...)" :)

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A Successful Push to Restore Europe’s Long-Abused Rivers by Fred Pearce: Yale Environment 360

A Successful Push to Restore Europe’s Long-Abused Rivers by Fred Pearce: Yale Environment 360 | Sustainable development culture | Scoop.it
From Britain to the Czech Republic, European nations have been restoring rivers to their natural state — taking down dams, removing levees, and reviving floodplains.
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Rivers are such important actors of our environment...

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Following tradition: Top examples of indigenous knowledge preserving biodiversity, ecosystem service

Following tradition: Top examples of indigenous knowledge preserving biodiversity, ecosystem service | Sustainable development culture | Scoop.it
With the planet losing species 100 to 1,000 times faster than the natural extinction rate, international experts assembling for high-level global biodiversity meetings say knowledge co-production with indigenous peoples has growing importance.
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We need to make a pause and look back...
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The Future of Water Sustainability

The Future of Water Sustainability | Sustainable development culture | Scoop.it
Water plays a central role in all aspects of life, from energy to food security, health and education. That is what makes it so complex to tackle.
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Futuristic water-recycling shower cuts bills by over $1,000

Futuristic water-recycling shower cuts bills by over $1,000 | Sustainable development culture | Scoop.it
Want to cut your bills by $1000? Invest in an OrbSys shower, the shower that recycles 90% of water and 80% energy every time you wash
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Cradle to Cradle: Greening the Product Life Cycle » Greener Ideal

Cradle to Cradle: Greening the Product Life Cycle » Greener Ideal | Sustainable development culture | Scoop.it
Industrial design is a natural starting point for building a more sustainable economy. Designers are key players at the font of new products and systems that have a pivotal impact on not just markets but also culture and daily life.
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I keep thinking education is the turning point... 

 

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Urban planning: Growing cities underground

Urban planning: Growing cities underground | Sustainable development culture | Scoop.it
The Deep City Method helps urban planners decide how to best exploit their underground resources.
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Not quite sure about this... What do you think?

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Amazing ERO Concrete-Recycling Robot Can Erase Entire Buildings

Amazing ERO Concrete-Recycling Robot Can Erase Entire Buildings | Sustainable development culture | Scoop.it
Designed by Omer Haciomeroglu, ERO Concrete Recycling Robot recycles and separates concrete in an energy-efficient way.
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I would like to know when would this product be massified. I love it.

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