Eco friendly

Can eco-friendly vacation packages really be effective? We put it to the test in Portugal

Forget what you know about Portugal. Beyond the shimmering sands of the Algarve or the bustling capital of Lisbon, a series of villages sprawling across the Serra da Estrela mountain range are home to the heart of the country and a new kind of tourism. Portugal’s rural revival, guided by …

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Beautifully restored eco quinta with a natural lake on a private countryside location

Eco-friendly Quinta (energy class A), beautifully restored with a natural lake and an exterior building boasting an incredibly peaceful ambience, is located just a short drive from Sao Bras de Alportel. This private, fully fenced and automatically irrigated but easily accessible plot of approximately 8000m2 is full of mature trees …

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Eco-friendly is the new black – Grist

It’s Tuesday, January 11, and New York is evaluating tough sustainability regulations for the fashion industry. In New York State, the durable is the new black. At least that is the goal of the legislation proposed last week by state lawmakers. the Fashion Sustainability and Social Responsibility Act – the …

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14 best refillable deodorants in 2022

When you buy through our links, Insider may earn an affiliate commission. Learn more. Take a peek in bathrooms across the country and you’ll likely find more shampoo bars, bamboo toothbrushes and metal razors than ever before as consumers seek to reduce their plastic use and their environmental footprint. . …

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ThinkPad Z Series durable design and next-generation AMD Ryzen Pro processor target eco-friendly business users

Lenovo is coming to CES 2022 with a pair of new business laptops that feature eco-friendly components and up to an AMD Ryzen Pro processor to help you get the job done. The ThinkPad Z series features either a 13-inch (Z13) or 16-inch (Z16) display with ultra-narrow bezels and a …

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Sunnyvale residents turn leftover food into eco-friendly products

SUNNYVALE, Calif. (KGO) – A big change arrives Saturday for many in California. Food scraps should be separated for composting to reduce waste going to landfill. However, the town of Sunnyvale has already gone one step further by turning food scraps and leftovers into eco-friendly products. Residents have already been …

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Body composting, a “green” alternative to cremation, legal in 3 states, not in California – CBS San Francisco

LAFAYETTE, Colorado (AP / CBS SF) – Despite adoption a statewide composting law in 2022, California lags behind many Western states when it comes to green alternatives to traditional burial and cremation of the deceased. In a warehouse in suburban Denver, nestled between an auto repair shop and a computer …

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Negros Oriental high school obtains international recognition for its environmentally friendly project

THE Philippines was honored with the International Awards for Liveable Cities and Communities (LivCom) after the Guba National High School (GHNS) of Negros Oriental won the first silver prize in the Environmentally Sustainable Project category. The project included improving landscapes and public spaces using various environmentally friendly materials that could …

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“Ecological straws” developed using Jeju barley to enter full production

▲ Photo courtesy of JPDC Social enterprise founded with support from Jeju Special Self-Governing Province Development Co. (JPDC) is drawing attention for the development of eco-friendly barley straw from barley grown in Jeju. JPDC announced that the “Be Earth” social enterprise, which was discovered through JPDC’s Creative Business Ideas Competition, …

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Eco-friendly farmer greets wrapping fields in cover crop ‘blankets’ during winter

An eco-friendly Irish farmer who received a new sustainability award says he reaps the environmental benefits of wrapping his fields in colorful ‘blankets’ every winter. Eugene Ryan, 49, from Portlaoise is the third generation in his family to make barley to brew Guinness He is part of a group of …

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