Category Archives: Green Technology

More 5 For The Planet…

We’ve come up with 10 green actions (5forPlanetEntry Form) for you to take during the 3 week 5 for the Planet session. But we’d love to hear from you about any green actions you take that we haven’t included. You … Continue reading

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5 For The Planet

It’s that time of year again – after a successful Five for the Planet program last year we are doing it again! Click on the link below and you’ll find your entry form and the list of 10 green actions. … Continue reading

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e-Waste Event NOVEMBER 12 and 13

  Mar Vista Elementary School will be holding an e-Waste Recycling Drive with California Recycles Inc. on Friday, November 12: 7:30 – 9 am and Saturday, November 13: 11am – 2pm.  They will be collecting: •            Batteries •            Computers/monitors •            DVDs/VHS tapes •            Cartridges •            Cables … Continue reading

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Turn off the Light

An interesting story on Dwell magazine’s site about light pollution. Makes me want to switch off everything and gaze at the stars (speaking of which, I got a cool new app for my iPhone called Nightsky that helps you figure … Continue reading

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Which is Greener: A Traditional Book or an E-Reader?

I love the look of this graphic but still found the stats a bit confusing. So I dug a bit deeper. Check out The Washington Post’s Green Lantern columnist Brian Palmer. He weighs in on the subject saying “Environmental analysis … Continue reading

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