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Reduce, Reuse & Recycle

This is all about recycling. Different ways you can recycle items in your daily life and seeing how we at GB are reducing our waste, reusing items and recycling our waste instead of putting out entire lived in a landfill.

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The Rise of Green Living Leads to Eco-Friendly Packaging Solutions

The Rise of Green Living Leads to Eco-Friendly Packaging Solutions

Staying abreast of market trends is crucial for any business to succeed, and thanks to millennials’ interest in eco-friendly living the latest innovations in the packaging industry have all got a sustainable edge. Today it’s been discovered in a survey by Cone Communications that 9 out of 10 millennials would switch brands to one associated […]


7 Ways To Go Green On Campus

7 Ways To Go Green On Campus

When all your gadgets, school supplies, mini fridge and other collegiate essentials are confined to a 230-square-foot dorm, converting this limited space into an eco-friendly hangout might be the least of your concerns. Not to mention that juggling a hectic academic schedule, active social calendar and shoestring budget doesn’t leave much latitude for environmental consciousness. […]


Infographic: Eco-Friendly Garden

Infographic: Eco-Friendly Garden

We all have a responsibility to be more environmentally friendly and it is possible however small the contribution seems. With the advent of global warming and inclement and erratic weather patterns, it is not something that we can simply ignore. 2015 was the hottest year on record on the planet so the worrying signs are […]


Infographic: The Growing Global Water Footprint

Infographic: The Growing Global Water Footprint

Click to Enlarge Image The Growing Global Water Footprint Infographic by CustomMade


How to Go Green with Moving Boxes

How to Go Green with Moving Boxes

Moving a home can be a pretty stressful experience regardless of where you live. The modern lifestyles we lead can be very busy at times and that could sometimes lead to a chance at a promotion or moving to a new location around the country or the world itself. In many cases the move will […]


An Insight into Domestic Water-Saving Devices

An Insight into Domestic Water-Saving Devices

 When thinking about saving money on utilities, the first thing that comes into mind is water. You can use a couple of home-based devices that will reduce your usage of this precious fluid, whether it is for the bills or because you are aware of its declining quantity in the world. Here are some of […]


Go Green: Tips for Exterior Concrete

Go Green: Tips for Exterior Concrete

The decorative concrete can help you improve the aesthetics of your home as well as extend its durability. This is a very popular building material which is famous for its effectiveness and sustainability. What you probably don’t know, however, is that you can use it to limit the negative impact of your real estate property […]


How to Properly Dispose of Hazardous Substances

How to Properly Dispose of Hazardous Substances

Disposing of hazardous substances is an action that needs to be done following detailed procedural directions and under strict conditions. Nothing can be left to chance or improvised since even the smallest quantities of hazardous substances when spilled can highly endanger human health, both that of direct participants and everyone around them, animal health and […]


Shipping Container Architecture: Pros and Cons

Shipping Container Architecture: Pros and Cons

In the world of growing pollution and increasingly hazardous greenhouse gases, thinking green is not enough – you have to act green too if you want to help save the planet. As the quantities of toxic waste keep increasing and innovative sustainable technologies are becoming a widespread trend, eco-friendly activism has become an obligation for […]


Recycling Ideas for Different Waste Type

Recycling Ideas for Different Waste Type

Most of us grew up with the notion of protecting the environment by recycling. Recycling can lower the amount of unsustainable raw materials used to manufacture products. This helps bring down the amount of waste filling up landfills and the consumption of valuable resources. Below are some fun recycling ideas to help you get started […]