By Kay Sitterson, RDH, CDA, MS, and Jan Sitterson, BS. We are a throwaway brotherhood, a plastic society. What is your office doing to reduce or eliminate plastic pollution. Single-use plastic items are convenient and often necessary for unswerving care. Let’s be creative and figure out ways to reduce...
With so much to gall about when a hurricane is headed your way — especially one the magnitude of Hurricane Irma — it’s easy to imagine that... Which is why this hurricane preparedness checklist is surely what you need if you are facing a life-threatening storm. Twitter user Rodnicka tweeted a...
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When I was a kid, my favorite piece of bacon was the half-inch to inch-long square of rubbery fat, partially browned and crisp all the edges,... I’d eat the ends off the bacon and maybe some other striations of opaque fat on the strips, and sneak off, leaving the relax untouched, for someone......
A ensemble-body imaging system, a dual washer and dryer concept, an augmented reality viewer, a temperature-adjustable coffee mug and a multidevice... The Industrial Designers Upper classes of America of Herndon, Va. , received more than 1,650 IDEA entries from 54 countries. Judges selected 77 top...
While LG is okay known for their appliances worldwide, they may not be the first name people think of when considering a robot vacuum. LG’s HomBot order is working hard to change this though, and the HomBot Turbo+ CR5765GD is the latest in the line of smart robot vacuums from the... Featuring dual...
Josiah Zayner and I are drinking fluorescent immature beer at the ODIN , his Oakland lab. The tables are scattered with pipettes and disposable blue gloves, cases of Red Bull and Slim Jims are near at handy, and Drake is pulsing on the... It’s not St. Patrick’s Day, and the beer isn’t really all...
Lower, reuse, recycle and shop. We all know we should be refilling our water bottles and sorting our recyclables, but for Earth Day — it’s Saturday April 22. — why not correct a few... Here are four products you can buy now that make an impact all year. Compostable Dinnerware. Backyard barbecue...
The Apparatus Bottle has generated so much goodwill and publicity for its 30% renewable, sustainable content (and that biobased MEG) that it’s easy to forget that there are several paths being chased to 100% renewable clear plastic bottles by numerous ...
It is clear that the ... gone beyond biodegradable plastic alternatives, with scads companies now developing plant-based alternatives. Vessels and containers made of natural materials have been known for a long in good time always, however disposable plates and bowls ...
Journal or plastic? If you're at a restaurant in the coastal city ... In doing so, Fort Bragg ordered restaurants to use disposable plates, cups and flatware to cut the amount of dishwashing required. Also, restaurants are to dole out water to customers only ...
UDAIPUR: To conserve Lake City from plastic waste, the administration has imposed a complete ban on storage and use of disposable plastic cups, plates and glasses and warned ... "We require some values bright and early to clear the stock by means of sales return since lakhs ...
The pertinacious take-home message is loud and clear: Stop plastic pollution — NOW ... including reducing the consumption of plastic, particularly the disposable ones; developing misspend management systems that focus on reuse and recycling rather than ...