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Sustainable Architecture: What Is It and How Does It Work?

"Sustainable architecture" is a reference to building designs that pose a less negative impact on the environment and society than traditional structures. Its driving concept is ...
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Conserving Water In Your Florida Garden This Year

Florida’s climate makes it a fantastic gardening location year-round with the ability to grow plants from all over the world. Whether it’s flowers or cacti, gardening is a fun ...
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The Benefits of Vertical Farming and How You Can Get Started

In 2019, Global News Wire reported it anticipates the Vertical Farming Market to grow by $7.8 billion and could continue to grow each year. Vertical farming is an exceptional ...
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How to Measure Your Home's Energy Consumption

With summer around the corner, many homeowners are looking for ways to take greater control of their energy consumption. If you are looking to reduce your household's carbon ...
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Five Sustainable Fashion Brands You HAVE to Check Out in 2020

Nothing is more stylish right now than sporting fashionable finds from sustainable brands. More and more consumers are putting sustainability at the heart of their shopping ...
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Our Story: How Glyphosate and Other Chemicals Are Affecting Your Food

I’ve been cooking since I was five years old. I have memories of my Hungarian grandmother putting me on a short ladder next to her kitchen counter and standing behind me, guiding ...
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The Primary Benefits of Adding Solar Panels to Your Home

Solar power has been a hot topic of conversation in recent years with more homeowners than ever choosing to have solar panels installed on their roofs. It saves you money, helps ...
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Tips on Using Sustainable Products in The Office

As we learn more about the impact that humanity is having on the environment, business owners and office managers are beginning to look for new ways in which they can reduce their ...
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What is a GMO and How Does it Affect Our Food?

Consuming a balanced diet represents a significant tenet of good health and maintaining life itself. What we eat, however, also impacts our health and how we’re able to act in our ...
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Florida Organizations Committed to Water Conservation & Protection

Protection of our precious natural resources, water sources, and wildlife is a joint mission among many Florida based groups. Organizations exist and have come together to make ...
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