Posts Tagged ‘Advice’

Practical Green Advice on Recycling Beer Bottles with Limes

Thursday, January 20th, 2011

Ask Umbra, Grist's astute advice columnist on all things environmental, brings you the answer to that age-old question, "Can I recycle a beer bottle with a lime wedge in it?" Go ahead! Give yourself a wedgie!

Duration : 1 min 59 sec

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Good To-Go: 6 tips to green take-out food

Wednesday, December 1st, 2010

Itâ??s convenient eating out. But hereâ??s the inconvenient truth: one to-go pad thai container â?? one nightâ??s dinner â?? and the packaging lasts forever! â??Disposableâ? to-go containers have got to go! Ask Umbra shows you 6 tips to reduce your carbon forkprint. Watch this!

Links:
To buy Umbraâ??s Reusable Tiffin Set – Uncommon Goods â?? Green-Bagging It

http://www.uncommongoods.com/item/item.jsp?itemId=18014

Angelica Kitchen â?? a great restaurant that encourages bringing your own take-out containers

http://www.angelicakitchen.com/

Delivery.com is to-go smart and asks you if you want those plastic, wasteful extras or not. NOT!

http://www.delivery.com/index.php

Tips for reusing take-out containers:

http://www.tipdiva.com/2008/05/31/top-ten-tips-reusing-chinese-takeout-containers/

The Week of Eating In â?? everything you need to know on HuffPo Green
http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2010/02/09/the-week-of-eating-in-eve_n_454204.html?fbwall

Duration : 2 min 41 sec

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