Archive for May, 2010

PostHeaderIcon Brief Lines about Llike Skin Care Products

Posted on: Saturday, May 29th, 2010 at 9:49 am

Women today are becoming more aware of their skin as well as the best remedies for their skin. In a bid to look young and have baby bottom skins, organic skin care products. Llike skin care products have taken an upper hand as a favorite amongst most people. These products have been used for more than fifty years. They are made from organic plants and using the best formulas to give someone the best results.

Llike skin care products cater for all skin conditions. If you have oily or dry skin, you definitely won’t lack something to help you out. There are also different fragrances to choose from depending on ones tastes and preferences. If you need products for your face, you can look through the different varieties offered. They have different timings on them meaning that results are got after a given period of time. Llike skin care products are available online including their price descriptions and where to best get them.

PostHeaderIcon Sources of Green Energy

Posted on: Wednesday, May 26th, 2010 at 9:47 am

Green or renewable energy as it is known is a good option for most people today given the fact that we have to save our environment. There are many sources of green energy available to man today. Man has been encouraged to use forms of energy that will help the future generations to survive. Wind, solar, water, plant and even tidal power are some of the sources of green energy available for man to exploit.

Technology to put these sources into good use has advanced across generations. Today, people use the most sophisticated machinery to tap energy. Green energy can now be used in many such as production of electricity which is used in households. Sources of energy like fossils have been used to produce fuels for use by mankind. These sources greatly depend on climatic changes so that they can be produced in plenty. A case in point, rain can increase with more availability of trees. Therefore, planting more and cutting less will help to increase rainfall which in turn will enhance hydro energy production.

PostHeaderIcon Eco- Friendly Shopping Tips

Posted on: Monday, May 24th, 2010 at 9:43 am

The climate talks held in Copenhagen shed a lot of light on the need to preserve the environment since most animals are becoming endangered species because the environment ha s become a hazard to them. Human beings sadly are next o this list of endangered species if they neglect the environment. Due to this, most people are doing things the eco-friendly way.

Take shopping for instance, there are many eco- friendly ways that a person can employ when shopping. Before embarking on your shopping spree, do some online shopping to know exactly what you want and where to get it from. This helps to reduce overcrowding in malls, supermarkets and other areas where one can get these products.

Next, when picking out the goods you want, it is important to go for the eco- friendly ones. To aid in this, you can go through the ingredients of the various products and identify the safest ones.Lastly, when you are done with your shopping, insist that you are given a re-usable bag to pack your goods in rather than the paper or plastic bag.

PostHeaderIcon Are Paper Grocery Bags Really Eco-Friendly

Posted on: Wednesday, May 19th, 2010 at 9:38 am

There has been a raging debate by environmentalists as to whether paper grocery bags are indeed eco friendly. Well, in a bid to answer this question, let us look at a few facts. The materials from which these grocery bags are made from are trees. Trees are nature and this would probably qualify these bags as being eco-friendly but the question is what happens when they have finished their use?

They become waste and a lot of waste for that matter. This is the very reason why people are going eco-friendly, to reduce waste. The problem is these paper bags cannot be reused. Having bags made from clothe has been an option that people hope can be considered. Bags made from clothe can be reused over and over again as they can be cleaned easily and are quite light. Having paper bags only help to reduce our forest cover since that is the raw material for making the bag.

PostHeaderIcon Eco- Friendly Phones

Posted on: Tuesday, May 18th, 2010 at 9:35 am

Everything today is turning eco-friendly in order to protect the environment which has now become a great threat to mankind with the increased rate of global warming. Phones have also been included in this. Today, more than half of the world’s population own phones. Phones have waves that may end up being harmful to people, therefore, in a bid to avoid this, manufacturers have come up with eco friendly phones for their customers.

First, the phone is made from recyclable plastic material and to top it all up, manuals can now be accessed online avoiding the use of paper. Phone companies are out to ensure that people preserve the environment and to this effect, they are encouraging people to collect their phones so that they can be recycled.

Charging systems for eco-friendly phones have also been changed to solar systems. Most of them are now solar powered, meaning that they utilize the energy produced by the sun.

PostHeaderIcon An Effective Eco-Friendly Way to Protect Your Vehicle From Rust

Posted on: Saturday, May 15th, 2010 at 9:32 am

A car is one of man’s most priced possessions and he would go to any length just to protect it. There are many things that a car should be protected from. These may be car jacks or even environmental effects like rust. Installing an alarm system can help get rid of car jacks and as for the rust, more intense measures have to be put in place. Rust can be enhanced by the presence of oxygen and moisture which are readily found in snow, ice and the atmosphere in general.

There different kinds of products on the market that can help one achieve that rust free look for their car. Products like Noxudol and defender plus that are quite good. The latest trend however is the use of electrons. Anti-rust electronic tool mainly works to slow down corrosion. In order to do so, it is connected to the body of the vehicle where electrons move about freely to protect the car from any form of corrosion.

PostHeaderIcon How to Select the Best Eco-Flooring Solution

Posted on: Thursday, May 13th, 2010 at 9:32 am

If you have a baby in your house, you may probably see the need for having a spotless floor. Babies crawl all over the place and there is probably nothing as bad as your angel getting sick because of a dirty floor. There are many floor cleaning agents available in the market. However, people have chosen to go eco-friendly and benefit the climate and eco-system as they go about their daily chores which include cleaning and in that case, people have to ensure that they get the best eco-friendly cleaning for their homes.

The carpet is the first thing to look at. When selecting carpet cleaning solutions, it is wise to ensure that the solution does not end up destroying the carpet. For the floors, there are different types of floors like stone and wooden floors. For the stone floors, there are eco-friendly solutions like the Rock Star aerosol sprayer which is non-alkaline and lacks acidic content. This makes the floor shiny when cleaning and its natural form is maintained.

PostHeaderIcon Green infrastructure

Posted on: Thursday, May 6th, 2010 at 9:23 am

The concept of green infrastructure originated by the 1990s in United States. The important aspect was to decide on usage of natural environment during planning of land use. Emphasis was given on “life support” functions available to us with a network of ecological system.

This includes clear water, rich soil and planting of trees which can create shade and save the environment. This in turn helps us in creating long lasting sustainability of environment.
In the United Kingdom the green infrastructure has come along way and is widely used for planning in the public sector across nation, regional and local planning.

In the United States with the help of green infrastructure (managed by EPA) the water quality is upgraded. it is done my more efficient management of storm water and treating it through various methods and lift up the stress on the traditional draining system.

To conclude green infrastructure helps to make eco friendly environment for the society at large.

PostHeaderIcon Creative ways to reuse packing peanuts

Posted on: Sunday, May 2nd, 2010 at 3:16 pm

Packing peanuts can be a source of annoyance as the foam packs were of no use later.
But now it comes in eco friendly biodegradable packs.
The materials used for packing peanuts are ingredients like corn starch, wheat and other natural biodegradable products.

There are various ways to reuse packing peanuts which will help in recycling .

We can use packing peanuts of various colors and string it up in a decorative way during festivals.

Packing peanuts can be use to stuff pillow and cushions for pets.

Packing peanuts helps when it comes stuffing a costume for a Halloween, scare crow or Santa’s belly.

It also helps as light weight gravel at the base of a potted plant with the no biodegradable variety.

Packing peanuts can also be given for recycling as more recyclers are using them.

With a little effort and creativity there can be numerous use of packing peanuts.