- Wow, pull CO2 from the air and use it to make BPA-free plastics? BPA has been linked to serious health problems, but now researchers have found a way to make plastic without out and reduce greenhouse gasses, as reported in this article.
- Green your flight by going to the bathroom before flying? Apparently, Nippon estimated it would save 4.2 tons of carbon dioxide a month on their planes.
- Wondering what to do while the economy gets worse before it gets better? How about growing your own food in a window?
4. Spending more time outside and breathing more air pollution is a bad summertime combo. Check the Air Quality Index before heading out on hot days with just a click or two on the AirNow site.
5. Last but not least, save up to $300 a week with a September rate special at the Riverview, St Augustine, Florida vacation rental. Just $599 when you use the code Slurpee when booking. Travel is up 25% to the east coast of Florida due to oil on the west coast--the best way to avoid disappointment is to make travel plans early before everything is booked.
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