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    AeroGrow Aerponics System

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    Madisyn Taylor Soy Wax Candle

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    At Pangaya, a Web site devoted to environemntally-friendly and organic living, a well-edited selection of women's clothing, children's clothing and accessories, beauty items, and homewares awaits you. We looooove the plush bath towels and bed linens and

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    Contest: C2C Home Design

    October 13, 3:10 PM by TreeHugger in Culture

    Listen up all you sustainable savvy architects and design students out there, our heroes at C2C Home are throwing a brand new contest based on the revolutionary ideas of cradle-to-cradle to design. Cash prizes up to $5k and the chance to have your design

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    Kuyichi Organic Jeans

    October 12, 4:27 PM by TreeHugger in Sustainable Fashion

    Kuyichi jeans hug your butt in that really sexy Europeans-trying-to-look-American-but-not-too-American way. But wait. There’s more. ::KuyichiKuyichi isn’t just wrapped up in the young male model scene. They’ve got a conscience. And a purpose. And that’s

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    Interface, Ten Years Green

    October 12, 1:32 PM by TreeHugger in Culture

    Ten years ago, Ray Anderson, founder and C.E.O of Interface, a global floorcovering manufacturer, had an epiphany while reading Paul Hawken's "The Ecology of Commerce". Today, his vision and his company are shining green stars in the petroleum-laden

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    Materialab's Wind + Solar Power

    October 12, 7:48 AM by TreeHugger in Culture

    Check out this Wind Amplified Rotor Platform, designed by Materialab and recently featured in Metropolis; it generates energy using small mechanical turbines strategically attached to a building. ::MetropolisThe kids at Materialab, an interdisciplinary

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    Method Home Cleaning Products

    October 11, 8:50 AM by TreeHugger in Culture

    While walking through the grocery store, is your aversion to poorly-designed packaging bested only by your confusion about packaged luncheon meats and electric blue cereal? Yup. Us too. So we were relieved to see Method cleaning products hit the shelves,

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    Icebreaker Clothing

    October 9, 6:16 AM by TreeHugger in Sustainable Fashion

    From New Zealand, Icebreaker's hoodies, baselayers, and outerwear are intended for adventurous outdoorsy types who need technical fabrics to achieve great things, but their style's so slick, they serve street-bound hipsters equally well. All of

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    TreeHugger Is WorldChanging

    October 8, 8:47 AM by TreeHugger in Culture

    To celebrate their first anniversary of totally excellent, enlightened being, fellow bloggers WorldChanging invited guests to contribute brief articles on topics that are important to them. Treehugger added a piece about ApproTEC, a non-profit based in

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    Plyfold Containers by Ply Design

    October 7, 3:26 PM by TreeHugger in Style

    We've had our eye on ClimaTex's cradle-to-cradle fabrics and upholstery materials for a while, but it was the good people at MetaEfficient that brought these Plyfold biodegradable containers to our attention. The containers, designed and constructed by

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    Nike+Environment???

    October 6, 3:18 PM by TreeHugger in Culture

    We've never really been sure if we could trust Nike after the sweatshop incident, but their Reuse-A-Shoe program has us wanting to give them a 2nd chance. It takes used/defective footwear, grinds it all up and makes sporting/playground surfaces out of

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    My Own Bag

    October 5, 2:08 PM by TreeHugger in Style

    We try to remember our reusable net shopping bag when we leave the house, but admit that its clunky volume often makes it an inconvenience. Enter My Own Bag, a sturdy, lightweight carry-all that folds up into its own tiny pocket--making it easy to keep

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    Home Garden by Piano Design for Smeg

    October 1, 12:12 AM by TreeHugger in Lawn & Garden

    This "home garden" is really an indoor, mini-greenhouse--very Jetsons. Made of a stainless steel frame with tempered glass, it uses LED lights and LED displays to indicate humidity and temperature, which can be used to foster anything from orchids to

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    Voltaic Solar/Electronic Backpack

    September 28, 2:46 PM by TreeHugger in Style

    Sneak Peak: Clever idea! a backpack with solar panels embedded into the outside of the bag, designed to charge portable electronics.

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    Blonder Minimalist "Line" Bookshelf

    September 28, 1:46 AM by TreeHugger in Culture

    Sexy! Monomaterial. Minimal use of material. Hollow, recyclable steel and could be made from recycled metal to start with. Nice work Yedidia! Please get these in the stores! :: More at

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    Front Glass Speakers

    September 27, 8:43 AM by TreeHugger in Culture

    Damn sexy and look like they would be easy to disassemble and recycle the glass part (which could be made of recycled glass). We like the way the wires are coiled inside but are unsure if the audiophiles among you would want the speakers pointing

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    Unlit LEDesque House Number

    September 24, 12:21 PM by TreeHugger in Style

    Smart thinking on this house number (is that what you call these things?) It's one simple, lightweight rectangle from which you pop out the number you need. So instead of having a bunch of 6s, 2s and 8s lying around their warehouse, stores etc.. you

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