How Long Does Fruit Last?

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We love shopping at the local farmers market, the only downside being that fruit doesn’t seem to last as long when it’s not primed for sitting on trucks and languishing on the produce aisle. Want to know how long those sweet, sweet berries will last once you get them home? 

Attract Migratory Birds With These 5 Tips for Back-yard Birders

Providing nesting necessities for birds may help them have more successful broods and increase local bird populations. It’s April and already the chirps of winter birds have changed to songs that attract mates and define territories. Soon the migratory birds will be arriving to join them and begin their yearly nesting ritual. Back yard birders […]

Henley’s Patchouli Soaps Are Naturally Groovy

Henley Natural soaps

Henley Natural revives a popular hippie scent with new, groovy patchouli soap, lime patchouli soap and orange patchouli soap. Patchouli has a strong, earthy, smoky, and musky scent that was enjoyed by the counter-cultural hippies of the 1960s and 1970s. The rise in popularity of the patchouli scent today has people still frequently asking for […]

Greenopia’s Guide to Green Living — A Must Have

greenopia

GreenWorld365 editors recently attended the Go Green Expo in Los Angeles California. The expo offered us a wonderful experience to meet many venders that believe in Green Living and to experience their products. One of the products that we were truly impressed with was The Urban Dweller’s Guide to Green Living by Greenopia. This guide […]

Now Hear This: Your Body Suffers the Effects of Noise Pollution

dangerous effects of noise pollution

It’s common in most cities. Construction workers and musicians consider it “part of the job.” What is it? It’s noise pollution and it’s time to listen up because the next sound you hear may hurt you. Mounting evidence suggests that noise batters the body. Sound waves literally crash against your body. Normal sound levels are […]

What to Consider When Buying an Energy-Efficient Water Heater

choosing an energy efficient water heater

The home water heater can be a significant draw on your household energy use. Many homeowners are beginning to look into water heaters that are more energy efficient. There are more varieties to choose from than ever before. Here are some of the things to keep in mind in when you’re looking to buy a new, […]

Use Your Computer to Go Green

Use your computer to save paper and the environment

From junk mail to precious photos you can reduce waste in cyberspace! Let’s look at a few examples:

Green Cleaning Tips For A Healthy Home

clean green with natural products

Cleaning is a necessary evil. If we didn’t spend some time cleaning we’d be knee deep in filth, which isn’t too good for the environment. But, cleaning with toxic chemicals isn’t doing the environment, or us, any favors either. Choose green cleaning products and you can change the way you clean your home to save […]

Another Floating “Garbage Patch” Discovered in the Atlantic

second ocean garbage patch

From time to time, the pitfalls of our disposable society and its failure to properly recycle can come to light in a big way. Research teams recently presented findings detailing the discovery of a tremendous “garbage patch” occupying thousands of square miles of the Atlantic Ocean. A similar concentration of ocean-going trash, twice the size […]

National Cell Phone Recycling Week April 5-11

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is encouraging citizens to recycle old cell phones during the second annual National cell phone Recycling Week, April 5 – 11, 2010. This joint effort with the EPA’s Plug-In To eCycling program and leading cell phone manufacturers, retailers, and wireless service providers will increase awareness about the importance of […]