Archive for the ‘Eco Friendly Products’ Category

Battery equipped portable solar charger is perfect for camping enthusiasts

Check any online electronics store and you will surely get a wide variety of solar chargers promising to charge everything to a cellphone to a laptop. Portable solar chargers have seen a lot of development from solar chargers that didn’t have any onboard battery or chargers that took a lot of hours, sometimes even days, to recharge their onboard batteries. Innovating once more for the sake of the environment, Powertraveller has come up with another solar charger – the Solarmonkey Adventurer.

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Office desk that makes the deskbound generate renewable energy

The race to generate renewable energy doesn’t just end on wind turbines and solar power. Inventors plan to make use of every possible energy source to create some useful watts. We recently reported about upcoming technologies that can help generate clean renewable energy while you just walk around. However, human nature is above all things lazy and for lazy, deskbound people, Swedish designer Eddi Törnberg has created an office desk, enabling them to contribute to the green movement.

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Green Accessories for Smartphone and Tablets

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Environment Conservation

People love listening to music on their mobile phone, smartphones as well as tablets. Generally to listen to music a bit louder the devices are connected to an amplifier or a stereo or some loud speakers. These all mobile accessories are generally not very eco friendly in nature. An innovative idea to make loud speakers out of clean and green eco friendly material is the iBamboo Speaker. This speaker dock is really cool as it does not use any extra electricity. The carved bamboo amplifies the volume of the music on the smartphones naturally.

Nowadays one hears a lot of talk about being environmentally friendly or going green to save the environment. It feels like a new fashion or a trend in the market. Sadly for the environment it is not just a trend. It is a very serious issue that we face today and our environment has suffered some serious damages due to human activities especially in the last century or so. More degradation of the environment due to our day to day activities may lead to catastrophic consequences.

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Fashionable Eco Friendly Brands

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Sustainable Living

Nowadays it is essential that all human beings contribute towards a more sustainable living. Sustainable living is a concept that means each and every organization, company and individual on this planet should make conscious efforts to reduce the use of resources and reduce causing harm to the environment that we live in, in any way that is possible for them

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“Green” Colors: Environmentally Friendly Paints

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These days one has to make decision regarding the type of color to be used for painting one’s house. Some of the main paint brands present a low or zero volatile organic compounds (VOC). VOCs are the vapors arising from the products used in making paints which pollute both the indoor and outside environment during and after painting.

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Most interesting human powered electricity generators

Empower – The Energy-Generating Rocking Chair

Human power can be put to great uses and it can even save on the electrical energy that you utilize for running several household appliances. Are you thinking how would it get possible? Well, there are various types of power generating devices that can be built to run on human muscle power and body energy. Some such devices include chargers, generators, and similar gadgets that supply the converted electrical energy from human power to run the appliances. There are a few of these interesting devices that have been developed for generating small amounts of electricity to be used in emergency situations. Check out what kind of devices have been developed to work on human power.

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Green Energy Options introduces Chorus PV Monitoring Device

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No matter hard we gainsay but lamping or observing the consumption of electricity in everyday use is something that most of us tend to overlook. Although there’s a slew of energy tracking systems that help get an eyeful of which appliance consumes electricity at its largest, complete efficacy and precision are certain attributes that most of them would lack. Hence, to help users deal with that, Green Energy Options has just unveiled its latest Chorus PV monitoring device which will enable homeowners with PV panels to see both generation and consumption levels of electricity. Great, isn’t it?

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Air Drop Concept filters the air using living plants

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Oh yes, we’ve seen quite a number of aesthetically designed planters that beautify the surroundings in nothing else but a greener way. But, we have not really seen anything that sanitizes the air while being firmly seated in an intriguing looking chassis. Well, the new Air Drop Concept by Jillian Tackaberry precisely represents such an amazing amalgamation of air filtration and pretty looks.

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Street Seats for Design Museum Boston re-imagines the Public Bench

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While most generally stay swamped with designing advanced yet eco-friendly gadgets, a team of ingenious designers has gone a mile extra in ensuring environmental sustainability – but in a truly unique way. Well, an intriguing collaboration between Rion Philbin and Stevie Meder has now conceptualized ‘Street Seats’ – a competition entry for Design Museum Boston.

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Nasa-Inspired Filter can turn Coca Cola into Water

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Ok, this might sound too good to be true – particularly to those who would love to reap the benefits of fresh water by drinking coca cola. Sounds so not usual, doesn’t it? Well, to actually catch unawares, OKO has recently developed a highly unique yet advanced filtration system which grabs attention for amazingly turning coca cola into water. Like really?

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