Tag Archives: EPA

A little change goes a long way


An interesting environmental tidbit and amazing factoid from the EPA. Today’s environmental tip: Make your home an Energy Star! When you do home maintenance, also do a home energy audit to find out how you can save money by making your … Continue reading

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A simple carbon footprint diet


An interesting and useful environmental tip from the EPA: Reduce your carbon footprint! Leaving your car at home twice a week can cut greenhouse gas emissions by 1,600 pounds per year. Save up errands and shopping trips so you need … Continue reading

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Away down south in “Dioxin Dixie”


Well folks, here is yet another interesting factoid on why Texas should continue to be regarded as the bright and shining light of rampant, unfettered capitalism; the state is freaking aglow in hazardous wastes. Just keep it a secret and … Continue reading

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