What is solar power? Solar power is the conversion of sunlight into electricity, either by directly using photovoltaics or by indirectly using concentrated solar power. What’s interesting about solar power is that it was accidentally discovered back in 1839! Alexandre Becquerel placed an electrode in
Guest blogger Maria of Arizona’s E & M House Cleaning Services offers our Shoplet blog readers some useful insights to the benefits of cleaning green! What are the advantages of green cleaning? Green cleaning creates healthier surroundings in the home, work place and our planet.
Customers, companies, and organizations are becoming conscious of the cost and scarcity of our natural resources. So, why should your business go green?
1) Reusable Mugs > Disposable Cups While it’s certainly easy to use the disposable cups next to the drip coffee maker, it’s far from eco-friendly. Did you know that if you use just one disposable coffee cup every day, you’ll end up contributing about
What do you think of when you read the term recycled office supplies? Paper? Maybe some plastic? More paper? Well, Shoplet.com not only has the “standard” green office supplies you’re used to, but also many more that you wouldn’t think of. The usual suspects of
Recycling has only been a national program for the past 40 years, but nowadays it seems as commonplace as sliced bread. We’ve all seen the recycling symbol and know what it means, we recognize that the blue plastic bins are for recyclable materials only, and
Seventh Generation has been teaming up with Project Laundry List for a little while now with their promotion The Laundry Revolution. What are they advocating? That we should stop using those ridiculous dryers and hang up our clothes to dry! Easier said than done, right?