Beautiful Facts and Big Ideas About Energy and the Environment

Deforestation Explored

The decision to study environmental science underlines your passion for matters environmental. At present, clearing of native vegetation in several states is a formidable threat to the future well-being of Australia’s natural environment. The discussion below puts the state of deforestation in context by exploring the risks posed, possible remedies for these risks and the […]

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Found Asbestos in Your Home? Here’s What to Do

Asbestos is a versatile material that was widely used in buildings up until 1999, when it was discovered to present a serious health risk. Breathing in asbestos fibers can cause several types of lung cancer which are often fatal. It’s natural to feel concerned when discovering that a part of your home contains asbestos, particularly […]

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City Managers: Tips for Using Rain Barrels to Improve Water Conservation in Your Municipality

If you run a city and are looking for ways to sustainably harvest your local rainwater, there are several points and ideas you should consider: 1. Connect rain barrels to city buildings for irrigation. You can harvest rainwater and use it for irrigation at city buildings relatively easily and cheaply. If you have gutters leading […]

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Tips On Creating An Indigenous Garden

Urbanisation and the invasion of alien species of plants and creatures present a real threat to the native flora that provides food and habitats for Australia’s native wildlife.  You can help address this biodiversity crisis by setting aside an area of your land to be cultivated as an indigenous garden.  Read on for some helpful […]

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When to Have Your Bore Water Tested

Bore water is often used by homeowners for filling swimming pools, watering the lawn or livestock, and for using in the home for flushing toilets. For drinking, cooking, or bathing, bore water usually needs to be treated so it’s clean and sanitary. Even with a regular filtering process or chemical treatment, your bore water may […]

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What You Should Know About Solar Hot Water Heaters

If you are looking for ways to reduce your carbon footprint and save on monthly energy bills, upgrading to a solar hot water heater is a great option. This type of water heater uses the sun’s UV rays to warm up the water, which means that heating your water will be virtually free once the […]

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3 Ways Small Businesses Can Use Skip Bins

If you own a small business, you might occasionally be in need of getting rid of recyclables or waste. Renting a skip bin is an excellent thing to have available to you for these and other reasons. Here are some different situations that might call for renting a skip bin. To Throw Away Waste When […]

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Why Regular Maintenance of Your Air Conditioner is So Important

When you have an air conditioner, regardless of what type you have, regular maintenance and repairs is important. This doesn’t just keep it working properly, but helps in a variety of other ways as well. Here are some reasons why regular maintenance of an air conditioner is so important. You Can Reduce Wasted Energy If […]

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