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2012-09-25 23:02:47

Fight Climate Change While Saving Money San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) September 25, 2012 This year, Treasure Island Music Festival is cutting its greenhouse gas emissions by partnering with online ridesharing network Amovens, to provide festival-goers with an affordable, sustainable transportation alternative. Fans can use either Treasure Island´s own carpool website or Amovens´ free iPhone app to register as either a driver or passenger to the festival, being held October 13 —...

Environmental Impact Software to Quickly Measure Carbon Footprint
2012-09-14 09:35:14

April Flowers for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online New software has been developed that can rapidly calculate the carbon footprints of thousands of products simultaneously, a process that has proven time consuming and expensive until now. This new software should help companies to accurately label products as well as design new ways to reduce their environmental impacts. A new study, published online in the Journal of Industrial Ecology, describes how the software works. The...

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2012-09-11 21:27:10

Lee Rannals for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online A simple solution to decrease chronic disease incidence and curb the carbon footprint is an easy, yet seemingly unobtainable one: eat less red meat. According to a study published in the journal BMJ Open, reducing red and processed meat consumption would give a 3-12% drop in chronic disease incidence and would shrink the carbon footprint by about 30 million tons a year. Estimates show that food and drink account for a third of...

2012-08-31 23:03:27

Cardinal dramatically reduces carbon footprint while cutting energy costs and doubling light levels. Cleveland, Ohio (PRWEB) August 31, 2012 Cardinal Fastener Inc., the largest manufacturer of hot forged fasteners in North America, recently completed a lighting retrofit of its 90,000 square foot facility located in Cleveland, Ohio. This installation of energy efficient lighting reduced their Carbon Dioxide (CO2) emissions by 294 tons, the equivalent of taking 53 cars off the road or...


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cruet
  • A vial or small glass bottle, especially one for holding vinegar, oil, etc.; a caster for liquids.
This word is Middle English in origin, and ultimately comes from the Old French, diminutive of 'crue,' flask.
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