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Best Buy Inc’s Green Initiative

Best Buy Inc’s Green Initiative In an effort to reduce a negative impact on the environment and the reduction of “e-waste” (electronic waste), Best Buy has instituted a “revolutionary” consumer electronics recycling program. They also offer a trade-in program for

Best Buy Inc’s Green Initiative

Best Buy Inc’s Green Initiative In an effort to reduce a negative impact on the environment and the reduction of “e-waste” (electronic waste), Best Buy has instituted a “revolutionary” consumer electronics recycling program. They also offer a trade-in program for

Flying Green

Flying Green             The aviation industry currently accounts for 2 percent of the man-made global carbon emissions, but is expected to increase to 3 percent by the year 2050 with global demand for air travel expected to increase.  Considering that

Flying Green

Flying Green             The aviation industry currently accounts for 2 percent of the man-made global carbon emissions, but is expected to increase to 3 percent by the year 2050 with global demand for air travel expected to increase.  Considering that

Air Pollution

Air Pollution The health effects of air pollution vary from person to person.  The high risk groups, consisting the elderly, infants, pregnant women, and chronic sufferers of heart and lung diseases are the most susceptible to air pollution.  In young

Air Pollution

Air Pollution The health effects of air pollution vary from person to person.  The high risk groups, consisting the elderly, infants, pregnant women, and chronic sufferers of heart and lung diseases are the most susceptible to air pollution.  In young

Architecture In A Can

Architecture In A Can Who would have ever thought of re-using old shipping containers for anything other than its intended purpose of storage? Shipping container architecture is a form of architecture using shipping containers as the primary structural element because

Architecture In A Can

Architecture In A Can Who would have ever thought of re-using old shipping containers for anything other than its intended purpose of storage? Shipping container architecture is a form of architecture using shipping containers as the primary structural element because

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Supply vs. Demand

 Supply vs. Demand For my final research paper I am attempting to see if future supply will meet future demand of wood.  Wood being a neutral resource is subject to the possible of using up what we have.  This is

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Supply vs. Demand

 Supply vs. Demand For my final research paper I am attempting to see if future supply will meet future demand of wood.  Wood being a neutral resource is subject to the possible of using up what we have.  This is

Domestic Transformation

Domestic Transformation With over seven million residents, Hong Kong is the most densely populate city China. Due to the incredibly high population growth, not only for Hong Kong as a city but the country of China as a whole, it

Domestic Transformation

Domestic Transformation With over seven million residents, Hong Kong is the most densely populate city China. Due to the incredibly high population growth, not only for Hong Kong as a city but the country of China as a whole, it

ETFE Foil

ETFE Foil I believe that ETFE foil is an extremely efficient fabric roofing membrane in terms of its energy efficiency, long life span, and its environmental benefits.  Though the amplification of sound from ETFE’s can be seen a disadvantage, that

ETFE Foil

ETFE Foil I believe that ETFE foil is an extremely efficient fabric roofing membrane in terms of its energy efficiency, long life span, and its environmental benefits.  Though the amplification of sound from ETFE’s can be seen a disadvantage, that