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various effects of sonar on marine life

The Various Effects of Sonar on Marine Life

Sonar (SOund Navigation And Ranging) systems are those kinds of underwater devices or equipments that are used by countries for the purpose of detecting enemy submarines by producing slow rolling sound waves that reach up to the level of 235 decibels.  These sound waves have the capability of travelling under water for hundreds of miles. […]

myths about creating an eco-friendly home

4 Myths About Creating an Eco-Friendly Home

Running a sustainable, environmentally friendly home is something all of us should be working towards. Saving money while reducing our individual and collective carbon footprint are two excellent reasons to make a start on this. Yet there are many myths and rumours constantly flying around about making eco changes which put people off. Many of […]

environmental benefits

The Environmental Benefits of Outsourcing your Waste Removal

From composting to upcycling, recycling and more, there are plenty of green alternatives for disposing of your waste. But there are few as hassle-free as outsourcing your waste removal to a sustainable waste management company. Find out all the need-to-know information about outsourcing to sustainable waste management companies and how this can benefit you (and […]

green impact upon motorsport

The Green Impact upon Motorsport

The world is becoming a more eco conscious place by the day. Even elements that seem as far away from holding any green credentials, such as motorsport, are now making changes.With pressure on car manufacturers to create energy efficient models for everyday drivers it is little surprise that the green influence is now seeping into […]

environmentally friendly holidays this summer

Eco-Holidays: Suggestions for Environmentally-Friendly Holidays this Summer

We all deserve to have a holiday, but it’s fair to say that the environmental cost of travelling around the world – particularly when flying –can begin to add up. Your carbon footprint can be quite substantial and there’s the little things like the energy you use in your accommodation or in the activities you […]