Get a fresh start this summer and "Green" your cookout. The downer of traditional summer cookouts are the: VOCs (volatile organic compounds) from charcoal starter, and a none-too-light carbon footprint.
Here is a solar cooker to get you started on "Greening" your barbecue.…
Added by Eco-Hustler on April 30, 2010 at 12:30pm —
Are you the type of cat that likes to invest in your lifestyle game and entertain on those hot summer months? Check this eco-update to a classic outdoor chair that will give you years of use.
A new take on a classic form, the… Continue
Added by Eco-Hustler on April 30, 2010 at 12:24pm —
These now banned floating ropes were destined for land fills but now have a fresh new (& better life to live!)
No longer do they trap innocent sea life but instead brighten up your doorstep.
They handle all what the weather & dirt throw their way & are resistant to mold, sun & saltwater... for those lucky enough to live by the ocean. For those city dwellers ...bring a bit of… Continue
Added by ria gt on April 28, 2010 at 9:40am —
Brad Pitt's Make It Right foundation
makes the list for the 10 Greenest Buildings of 2010 from American Institute of Architects.
The Special No. 9 House in New Orleans, LA, by Kieran Timberlake. The
house was one of the first completed by Make It Right
Added by Eco-Hustler on April 27, 2010 at 8:00pm —
Yves Béhar cleverly re designed the standard shoe box by eliminating the box! Now seen at the Design Museum in London as part of the Sustainable Futures exhibition. This reduces the cardboard for Puma's packaging by 65% along with saving paper, electricity and making plastic… Continue
Added by ria gt on April 27, 2010 at 2:02pm —
Check out these amazing recycled modern designs..to quote " It’s dirty, sexy, clever and dark"
Responsibly produced & made in USA using 85% recycled steel, 100% recycled cardboard, responsibly farmed plywood & hardwoods that were destined for landfill were now recreated.
Made in Atlanta Georgia by designer Joe Manus aka "Shiner". His… Continue
Added by ria gt on April 23, 2010 at 11:23am —
. straight from the army, an original ammobox with a design from the fifties. so good its still in use
the A-BOX is made of 1mm steel plate fortified from the inside with 6mm trespa and made as inert as possible with vibration dampening material to ensure a ridiculously good sound for piece of metal
added to that are the high quality insides of… Continue
Added by Eco-Hustler on April 22, 2010 at 5:00pm —
1. Support Local
Spending money at locally owned businesses keeps more money in your community. Buying Used or vintage can also help.
2. Buy Organic and Fair Trade Products
Many products have been linked to allergic reactions, birth defects, even cancer, many products contain oils and extracts that are… Continue
Added by Eco-Hustler on April 22, 2010 at 1:54pm —
Yo! My fellow independent record labels here's an opportunity to
"Green/Eco" our vinyl pressings… Check it!
100% Recycled Vinyl with
100% Recycled cardboard jackets…
vinyl is new and pure; it's not made from old records, but from new
pressing that never left the… Continue
Added by Eco-Hustler on April 18, 2010 at 8:36pm —
from TIMEOUT NY
Local? Sustainable? Vegetarian? Green eateries have what you’re looking for.
Take a look at TIMEOUT NY'S listing of amazing, kid-friendly restaurant throughout Manhattan, Brooklyn & Queens!!
Angelica Kitchen Back Forty Bark…
Added by brett from boundless on April 18, 2010 at 9:32am —
Craig Colorusso's Sun Box Installation
SAT. MAY 8, 2010 raindate: May 15, 2010
12:00 PM until sundown
email: john at importantrecords dot com for address and directionsSun Boxes
are an environment to enter and exit. It’s comprised of twenty speakers operating independently each powered… Continue
Added by Eco-Hustler on April 16, 2010 at 7:55pm —
The new … Continue
Added by Eco-Hustler on April 16, 2010 at 6:58pm —
I am always on the quest for great tasting espresso and it's a pleasure to pass on good ones I do find. Here's my latest pick The Organic Coffee Co. "Hurricane Espresso"
. It was also nice to find out that The Organic Coffee Co. is a family owned business and plans to stay that way.
For over 30 years The Rogers Family has perfected the art of roasting coffee. Their… Continue
Added by Eco-Hustler on April 11, 2010 at 5:00pm —
Sick of carrying heavy bottles of bubbly home? ... not to mention the… Continue
Added by ria gt on April 10, 2010 at 5:30pm —
So you have no room for a garden? but craving for some green? Get your self a Postgarden..
Just add water & the seeds provided & there you have it a house with a garden! Send to another green deprived New Yorker..
Added by ria gt on April 8, 2010 at 10:39pm —
This is the light bulb that renters will take with them and ones that will be stolen at those late night house parties.
Check it, General Electric has announced its new 40-watt LED bulb that will last 25 times longer than those common incandescent bulbs, which are being axed out in the U.S.
The new 40-watt LED bulb is part of GE's Energy Smart line, will last more than 25,000 hours so you'll always be shining like the supa-star baby. The… Continue
Added by Eco-Hustler on April 8, 2010 at 10:07pm —
Clippings from short hair like his are used mainly as fertilizer or source material for a ubiquitous food additive called L-cysteine (L-cys for short)
. This amino acid, which gives hair its strength, also gives bagels that bounce. It's a meat flavor enhancer and an expectorant, too—and has even turned up on a list of cigarette additives.
Vegans don't take kindly to it, nor do… Continue
Added by Eco-Hustler on April 7, 2010 at 12:00am —
On this past Saturday we took a trip a couple hours north of NYC the was setting sun and I had car load of growling tummies and we had no time to make it back for dinner. I then pulled out the trusty iPhone using the "yelp" app when I stumbled upon Bangall, NY a true hamlet, yes I said hamlet, I did not know they still existed.
Upon entering… Continue
Added by Eco-Hustler on April 4, 2010 at 9:30pm —
Photo 1: New Happy Meal
Photo 2: Happy Meal 1yr. Birthday
Plain and simple food is supposed to decompose. Well Nonna Joann purchased a McDonald's Happy Meal and placed it on the self for 1 yr. Her and her husband were naturally concerned about a decomposing odor or attracting unwanted guest; mice and ants.… Continue
Added by Eco-Hustler on April 4, 2010 at 7:30pm —