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Are Manatees Dangerous To Humans?

Manatees are often referred to as sea cows. They are large slow moving mammals that are found in warm tropical waters through out the world. Manatee food is general plant matter but they sometime are seen eating fish and clams. Species of Manatees There are two different species of manatees. The West Indian Manatee which was once abundant is now listed as an endangered species. This species of manatee is pr ...

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Advertising Your Business With Bespoke Carrier Bags

Carrier bags have been around and available for decades from your cheap disposable carrier bags to the luxury printed carrier bags that have started to become must have items. Every store offers a carrier bag for you to carry your purchase(s) home in and the majority will often give you a printed carrier bag with their logo / store name on. This is a very clever way of marketing as you are effectively adver ...

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Helping The Environment With Eco Cotton Bags

With global warming and concerns over the environment and how we can protect our planet by going green and being eco-friendly it would seem that the majority of people are starting to lean towards cotton bags as eco-friendly alternative.  As you may or may not be aware - cotton can be grown relatively quickly and cotton crops are readily available around the globe.  This obviously means that cotto ...

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The Valuable Bark Of The Cork Tree

Source Of Cork Have you ever wondered about the source of cork? While there are several varieties of cork trees, the cork oak supplies the majority of the supply of cork. Surprisingly, most species of trees have a layer of cork between the rough outer bark and the tender inner bark, but the layer is too thin to harvest. Cork Producing Countries Encircle The Mediterranean The cork oak grows primarily in coun ...

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Stay Green In Every Season

So, you want to be green and save the environment, but it’s the middle of winter, and it’s freezing. You have to turn on the heat, or you may lose a limb to frostbite. Or it’s mid-July, and you’re so hot you may melt away into a puddle. The environment may hate you, but the air conditioning is going on. It is possible to have the best of both worlds: be green and stay comfortable, no ...

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What Does It Mean To Practice Sustainability?

Practicing sustainability generally refers to taking measures so as to prevent causing further damage to the environment and ecological systems. This involves engaging in activities that will not cause more than minimal long-term negative effects on the environment. From a practical standpoint, below outlines some factors involved in the adoption of sustainability practices. Social Responsibility At the bas ...

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Helpful Tips For Growing Fruit Trees At Home

What could be more delicious than plucking a juicy, ripe, sun-warmed peach straight from the tree and taking a big bite, slurping up the sweet juices as they run down your arm? Tart and crunchy apples, dark purple cherries and pendulous pears are all nature’s candy and they can be grown right in your own back garden. Growing your own fruit trees at home will not only save you money and be better for the env ...

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Green Entertainment Proposes A New Direction

This article addresses those people who are searching for entertainment options that are a lot different from what the vast majority of people actually understand when saying, “Let’s have some fun!” The truth is that now, you may go far beyond earth hour by simply opting for some great green technologies that can help you to complete different activities, which relate to green entertainment. What is green e ...

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Green Your Office And Save Money WithThese Simple Tips

In today’s world, being green is getting easier and easier. Recycling bins are becoming more common, more restaurants are offering cloth napkins instead of paper, and you can easily fix up your house to make it more energy efficient. Being green saves you a lot of money over time, up to thousands of dollars. Making your office green is easier than you’d think. There are several small things you ...

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5 Biggest Environment Myths

There are so many excuses as to why people aren’t more eco-friendly, ask someone why they don’t try and reduce their carbon foot print and they’ll undoubtedly come up with one of the following: One Person Can’t Make A Difference So you turn off every light in your house when you don’t need it, you walk to the shop instead of take the car and you always recycle – it won’t make a difference will it? Well, tha ...

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