Urban and Rural Environments. Recycling

Eyes are known to relax when they look at the color green, so don't rest until your city has many light green colors..

       
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Whogreen animal quote: The leopard
 
A leopards coat is like a helicopter ride looking down on natural grounds. You never get tired of looking at the untouched patterns. When touched they become urban nature and your responsibility to sustain.
 
 
Light green World Actions are in the family of environmental sustainability: Big eco oriented actions. Recycling. Products with labels and certifications.

 

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Eco City Model
Cities and communities that can act as a role model for sustainability.
From: international.stockholm.se: "Stockholm, Europe's first ever Green Capital, has showcased two visionary projects as examples of sustainable urban development."  
       
Eco City Participation
Cities and companies who takes part in making their city sustainable at a larger scale.

Encina Wastewater Authority helps their city become more sustainable by recycling biosolids and water. Encinajpa.com

 
       
NewUse Services
Recycled material ready for new use.
Vulcan offers recycled construction material. They recycle previously used concrete and asphalt paving materials. Vulcanmaterials.com  
       
Material Life Service
Recycling services.
Cleanaway gathers building material waste and recycles it. Cleanaway.com.au  
       
CirleIt Material
Material with specific environmental considerations.
After use the EXPO-NET Danmark's plastic extruded net products can be recycled and turned into new products. The PE based product material is an imperishable material.  
       
Products MoveOn
Products presenting a way of being discarded in an environmentally friendly manner.
From Content.dell.com: "You can help reduce e-waste and protect the environment with Dell™ technology recycling, offered around the globe. "  
       
Certified Green Label
Products (or parts of) with an environmental certification.
From Todaysgateway.com: "The latest industry to become Green Certified through the Clarksville-Montgomery County Green Certification Program is Gateway Medical Center."  
       
Green Event Participant
Individuals and company representatives participating in green events.
Expo-net A/S in Denmark participates at the Building Green trade show that requires companies to have a sustainability profile to register for exhibiting at the convention.  
       
       

 

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Organic and Environmentally Friendly. Foods and Raw material

Organic fruit has a short life but the soil and water around it lives on... the fruit comes back unharmed next season.

       
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Whogreen animal quote: The hummingbird
 
A hummingbird beat its wings up to 200 times per second. If only the hearts of people could beat that fast for sustaining the planet.
 
 
Yellow colored World Actions are in the family of environmental sustainability: Environmentally friendly raw material. Raw (and wet) material recycling. Environmentally friendly products (foods and fabrics).

 

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Use of Recovered Raw Material
Companies that use recycled raw material.
EXPO-NET Danmark A/S produces plastic nets from recycled material.  
       
Food Safety Potential in Use
Companies that provide equipment and technology to reduce food waste.
The ThermIT measuring device is used in the hospitality and food industry. It monitors the freezing temperature and makes sure foods do not have to be thrown away because of temperatures that vary from the official requirements.  
       
Certified Organic
Solutions and products with an official certification related to organic standards.
Referral to products that are certified organic with a reference to the certification.  
       
Label for lime Recognition
Products and companies with a right to use an environmental label given by an official body.
Referral to products that has an environmental label with a reference to what the label means.  
       
Organically Produced Elements
Solutions and products with organically grown or organically produced elements.
Brands that offer products that are certfied organic with a reference to the certification.  
       
Food Waste to Energy Opportunity
Companies that are exploring new ways to use food waste to produce energy.
In 2018 Encina Wastewater Authority will begin to receive regular deliveries of beer waste and will begin testing of food waste.  
       
       
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Renewable Energy. Usage and Technology

The sun produces enough energy to power the world many times. To reduce emissions is a mission possible.

       
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Whogreen animal quote: The butterfly
 
Seing a colorful butterfly in flight is eye-catching and enjoyable. Renewable energy often stand out with the risk of being a nuisance but it is always enjoyable for the greater good.
 
 
Yellow colored World Actions are in the family of environmental sustainability: Renewable energy, producing and using renewable energy.

 

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1 MW Energy Production
Power plants and power production models over 1 MW.
Apple (apple.com) writes: We’re building what will be the nation’s largest private solar arrays. 60 percent of our 20 megawatts power usage will be solar power.  
       
100% Renewable Part
Energy usage supplied 100% from renewable energy as part of a facility or activity.
The municipal government of Texas city has transitioned all its buildings - from libraries to fire stations - to 100% renewable energy.  
       
Heat from Groundwater
Technologies and solutions in order to store energy.
Dronninglund District Heating (Dronninglund Fjernvarme) is looking into recovering heat from groundwater in addition to their solar power..  
       
Power Tech Source Development
Product that seek to be charged with a renewable energy source.
ThermIT in Denmark is seeking to find a battery power source that is based on renewable energy for their temperature monitoring product.  
       
       

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