February 9, 2014
by Peggy
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Refuse It! Just Say No to Plastic Dry-Cleaning Bags

In 2005, not long after I had made a New Year’s resolution to stop accepting plastic shopping bags, I decided my family didn’t need plastic on any of our dry cleaning either. If you are keen to live more sustainably, … Continue reading

April 18, 2013
by Peggy
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Ethane Crackers are Unsavory

Have you ever heard the term “ethane cracker”? Far from the familiar crunchy snack that may spring to mind, an ethane cracker is a type of hydrocarbon processor that breaks oil and gas into smaller molecules, creating ethylene, the monomer … Continue reading