Science

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Energy Labelling

Instant Expert: guide to energy labelling
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Microplastics

Getting into the nitty-gritty of a tiny additive, with epic consequences.

'Pee-power' is go!

Pee-power technology will light cubicles in refugee camps.
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Ask G: Bendy bakeware

Is silicone bakeware safer and greener to use than Teflon non-stick?

Instant Expert

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Solar energy

The quick guide to solar energy. Be an instant expert in 5 mins.
Cold Fusion

Instant expert: Cold fusion

The future of energy or absurd science fiction?
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Standby power

Appliances can act as energy vampires, secretly sucking up extra power.

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Blogs

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Science to act local

How science will take the 'think global, act local' mantra to new levels.
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Bee Wrangling

Finding out how to start your own bee-hive in a very steep learning curve
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Yes, aerosol’s can be recycled!

Venting frustration at the fact Aussies only recycle 40% of aerosol cans.

    Ask G

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    Ask G: What to look for in a carbon offsetter

    There are a lot of choices when it comes to offsetting travel.
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    Ask G: What's the deal with sodium lauryl ether sulfate?

    Is SLES as bad as SLS? Is it natural?
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    Ask G: Are there biodegradable plastics?

    Green is not always black and white, and plastics are a case in point.