Life Cycle Analysis of SIPs
Life Cycle Analysis, or LCA is quickly becoming a standard process applied to products and materials when they are considered for use in Green Building design. This review of function, cost, and durability showed that rigid foam plastic insulations, and especially expanded polystyrene, are the product or material of choice for the insulation component of SIPs.Recycling for a More Sustainable Power
We need our environment to prosper. And the only way to make the most out of it is making sure it is taken care of.Do Latex Foam Mattresses Outgas?
Outgassing myths are busted in this brief overview of the manufacturing process differences between memory foam and latex foam. The real truth is revealed and shame on those who have spread viscous non-truths in regards to blended latex vs. natural latex foam mattresses.Aluminum Can Recycling Benefits
Aluminum has been used for thousands of years. Today, it can be found in a wide array of applications, with one of the most common uses being in canned foods and drinks. Since canned food consumption is so prevalent, it has made recycling metal cans an integral part of minimizing wastes and unnecessarily space in landfills. The best part is that aluminum can be continually recycled indefinitely.Rain Barrels And Its Effect On Our Environment
The rainy season is coming soon and it is time for us to utilize our natural resources! A rain barrel would be a great way to start.Solar Hot Water Panels – Design And Installation Truths and Rules
An overall misunderstanding regarding solar hot water heaters is usually that their panels are photovoltaic or pv, or created for creating electrical power. Simply no solar water heater performs in such a manner.Light Solar Energy – New Solar Panels Compared to Older Ones
Electricity from the sun is one of the cleanest and accessible sources of free power around. The technology to change solar power into electricity that we can then use in our homes has been around for decades and is still getting better all the time. The new systems that are on the market for solar power are the most productive systems yet, and they are also less expensive and easier to install.Compost Your Holiday!
The holidays are quite a wasteful time… I’ve highlighted some common items from the holidays and touch on their compostability. Exciting? No? I see the holidays as a time to be creative and crafty, and your loved ones will value it more than how much you spent… so give it a try.Bringing Outdoors Inside
Having a garden at home may see m like a far-fetched thought today, but indoor plants can help you satisfy your need of owning one. These plants make your interiors look more lively, beautiful and can help brighten your spirits. Indoor plants are affordable and do not require large space to be planted.Make a Worm Bin
Everything you need to know about making a worm bin. Includes materials and the process for setting up your vermiculture Worm Bin.Solar Powered Equipments Are Environmental Friendly and Cost Effective
Solar powered products are increasing in demand these days. The main reason behind this is the focus of people towards energy conservation and using as much as possible of natural resources of energy.7 Easy Steps To Building A Solar Generator
Ever wanted to power your appliances with the sun? I’ll show you 7 simple steps to help you get started reducing your carbon footprint!