Environmental Health

Companies, products, cities, projects about environmental health.

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Even Pandas Are Eco-friendly!

This is way too cute! This morning I read in the news that 2 giant pandas from Singapore by the names of Jia Jia and Kai Kai are on an eco-friendly diet! Of course, this diet consists of none other than home-grown bamboo! It's quite…
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Toronto’s Warmest Winter?

As you may have noticed, Toronto hasn't gotten the regular seasonal snow we always get every Winter year. If I can recall, last Winter we had more of a white Christmas than the one that just passed. So what is going on? After doing some…
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Jessica Alba Has a New Eco-friendly Baby Business!

Just recently, news broke that Hollywood actress Jessica Alba has launched her very own eco-friendly and toxic-free baby products and household items at Honest.com for a monthly subscription! Super cool! According to http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2012/01/18/jessica-alba-honest_n_1212628.html?ref=green, her brand new e-commerce company is named after her first daughter Honor.…
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Toronto is a “Sustainable” City! We Win!

Check out the article below which I found here. If you love being eco-friendly then this will definitely be of interest to you! Recently, Toronto's Fluf was awarded NYIGF's Highest "SustainAbility" Status! Fluf, a Toronto-based design and manufacturing company, has received the New York International…
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Introducing Organic LEDs! Flexible and Non-toxic!

Recently, Canadian researcher Michael Helander at the University of Toronto created organic light-emitting diodes (OLEDs) on flexible plastic substrates. Now you may be thinking, why is this beneficial to you? Creating this will help retain the high efficiency of their non-flexible counterparts and in comparison…