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The million beads eco friendly washing machine

Xeros with the help of research conducted at the University of Leeds has taken the world by a surprise. The company has walked into uncharted territory with a new washing machine that depends upon 1.3 million nylon balls for work. These washing machines use small polymer balls filled in the washer drum as cleaning agents.

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Posted by Ecofriend1874 - January 24, 2015 at 7:34 am

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Organic and eco friendly make up that goes best with your style

The new in thing today is going green, then why not pamper yourself with the most in thing make up, i.e. the organic make up. Organic and eco friendly make up is the best option to consider, and there is no denying the fact that there is nothing better than organic things for your skin. Eco friendly make up helps your skin nourish and repair making you appear all the more beautiful.

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Posted by Ecofriend1874 - January 21, 2015 at 7:59 am

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Solar powered cell phones are a ray of hope for third world citizens

It is hard to believe that there are villages where people still live without electricity and other basic facilities like toilets and water. This is the harsh truth that inhabitants of several third world countries have to grapple with everyday. Technology has helped in turning the world into a village and every individual has the right of ripping the benefits offered by tech.

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Posted by Ecofriend1874 - December 31, 2014 at 7:08 am

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Tech industry shows its love for solar powered data centers

Apple has recently declared that soon it will enter a partnership with the biggest power generating company of Nevada for building a solar powered data center. The plan is to upgrade their existing data center located at Reno in Nevada. According to speculation, the solar powered data center will use photovoltaic power generators capable of generating 43.5 million kilowatt. This huge amount of power will help in the smooth functioning of the data center.

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Posted by Ecofriend1874 - December 30, 2014 at 7:08 am

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Sustainable home designs that rely on bamboo

As people have become more conscious about the environment, they are looking for eco-friendly solutions for reducing pollution. A home is a necessary part of our life but at the same time, it can cause serious pollution if not made sustainable. For this endeavor, we have to choose more eco-friendly materials while building our homes and ensure that those materials last for a long time.

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Posted by Ecofriend1874 - December 29, 2014 at 7:08 am

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CTO of Vecna leads with example on his solar powered VW bus

Did you ever wonder if it is possible to run a vehicle powered fully by the sun? Well, earlier we have witnessed many innovations, which make brilliant use of solar panels and even solar powered air-planes, but never thought of adapting solar energy for daily commute. The CTO of healthcare brand Vecna has done just that. He has built a solar powered Volkswagen bus for his use.

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Posted by Ecofriend1874 - December 28, 2014 at 7:07 am

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Recycling tubes and bulbs into innovative creations

There is no need to throw out damaged light bulbs and tubes. Here are some interesting ways in which you can repurpose these items and use them around your home.

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Posted by Ecofriend1874 - December 27, 2014 at 5:54 am

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A quick primer on buying environmentally friendly shoes

Active life demands that you wear the right kind of shoes. If you are an athlete, then shoes are more than necessary. The bad news is that most companies manufacture shoes without adhering to the rules of conserving nature. As a result, factories where shoes are made emit harmful toxins freely in the environment, polluting air, water, and the ground.

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Posted by Ecofriend1874 - December 26, 2014 at 5:54 am

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Nations find better hope in wind energy as a renewable power source

The concept of wind energy is not new, and it has been around for more than two hundred years. Wind turbines in the countryside help the farmers and agricultural business owners. With the fast spreading awareness about the importance of green energy, researchers and scientists are trying to find ways of utilizing wind energy for the benefit of humanity.

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Posted by Ecofriend1874 - December 25, 2014 at 5:53 am

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Ways you can recycle and put old car parts to good use

When replacing a car or even a single part of your vehicle, you may find that you can probably reuse or recycle it, thereby eliminating the need to throw it away. Here are of those car parts that you can recycle effectively.

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Posted by Ecofriend1874 - December 24, 2014 at 5:53 am

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