01 Jul '17, 10pm

Eco-friendly Methods of Waste Removal - Green Building Elements

There is no doubt that our waste stream is on the rise. But if we use eco-friendly methods to remove waste, the damage caused to the environment can be significantly reduced. Recycle the waste The first step is to focus on waste separation. Often recyclable products are mixed with non-recyclable ones which makes it difficult to recycle. Always make sure that you separate the non-recyclable waste from the recyclable one. In case the waste collection facility doesn’t have a provision to recycle the waste, look around for options where you can give away the waste for recycling. Reuse Reusing the waste focuses on minimising the waste that is generated. If waste generation is kept to a minimum, the process of waste removal becomes easier. You can easily reuse certain items. It may be empty ice-cream containers or plastic soda bottles or plastic bags etc. When you think of throw...

Full article: https://greenbuildingelements.com/2017/04/10/eco-friendly...

Tweets

#GreenBuilding: What is It and Why Do We Need It?

envirocitizen.org 30 Jun '17, 8pm

Green building is the idea of designing a home so that it is environmentally friendly. Anne Frej of the Urban Land Institu...

Our partner @CityDevLtd is working to help make Singapore one of the world's most eco-friendly cities

Our partner @CityDevLtd is working to help make...

propertyguru.com.sg 30 Jun '17, 3pm

He was speaking at the opening of Singapore’s first sustainability academy in June. Jointly developed by property heavywei...

Moving in an Environmentally Friendly Way - Gre...

motherearthnews.com 30 Jun '17, 6pm

Moving to a new house can be stressful and moving in a green way may be the least of your concerns on top of the whole lon...

Is your building green and healthy? Let us show...

worldgbc.org 01 Jul '17, 1pm

Better Places for People, WorldGBC's Global Project, is launching its 2017 Expressions of Interest for case studies for a ...

.@archillect

[email protected]

inhabitat.com 03 Jul '17, 12pm

, lots of exciting presentations could be found at Fabbrica del Vapore , an old steam train and tram factory converted int...

More innovative thinking on ways to ensure safety for those who choose to travel without cars. Converting our...

More innovative thinking on ways to ensure safe...

inhabitat.com 02 Jul '17, 3pm

Bike-friendly and pedestrian bridges provide safe and efficient gateways across rivers, parks, and roads all over the worl...

Want to make your #building greener ? Diffuse #...

worldgbc.org 12 Jul '17, 7am

There are a number of ways to make a building green. These include: Taking an intelligent approach to energy Minimising en...

#greenbuilding #greendesign

worldgbc.org 11 Jul '17, 6am

A ‘green’ building is a building that, in its design, construction or operation, reduces or eliminates negative impacts, a...

Waste House, Library of Things disrupt city liv...

greenbiz.com 01 Jul '17, 10am

Work towards greater supply chain transparency, not just through abstract data but also as compelling stories to show the ...

Organizations | U.S. Green Building Council

usgbc.org 07 Jul '17, 11am

The LEED International Roundtable is an advisory group with over 40 green building council members, supporting USGBC in ad...

The Environment Is Drowning In Plastic Waste. Here Are 8 Ways To Use Less.

The Environment Is Drowning In Plastic Waste. H...

cleantechnica.com 05 Jul '17, 12pm

In Australia, the local ABC news affiliate is sponsoring a War On Waste campaign designed to educate viewers to the proble...

What does garden waste turn into when it's recy...

recyclenow.com 05 Jul '17, 9am

Want to use this video on your website? Overview When garden waste is recycled it is transformed into nutrient-rich soil c...

Read more about this striking Green Crested Liz...

nparks.gov.sg 02 Jul '17, 12pm

The striking Green Crested Lizard (Bronchocela cristatella ) is native to Singapore, and was commonly seen in the past. Ho...

user_naming (1.0.0): A rails gem providing nami...

rubygems.org 02 Jul '17, 6am

RubyGems.org is the Ruby community’s gem hosting service. Instantly publish your gems and then install them . Use the API ...