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Posted on: 05 January, 2020

Author: Nancy Whitman

Soil Erosion Management

Those that are really caring for the environment will know that there are so many erosion problems in the world. And, most of it is because of us, humans. In order to try to prevent erosion from happening, there are some soil erosion control solutions that we can consider. This doesn’t really matter if you are living on a farm, have a small or large backyard, or if you work on a construction site. What matters is that we are trying to control and prevent erosion from happening. Different soil erosion management options There are really different types of erosion...

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Posted on: 20 December, 2019

Author: Nadeem Saifi

Why Reusable Coffee Cups are Becoming Popular Nowadays

Who doesn’t like coffee? Of course, happiness is a lot more if you have the best possible utensil in which to take the coffee. Be it a gift store or café, coffee cups are in huge demand. In fact, every year or in six months, you are bound to see new designs and prints when it comes to coffee mugs. A fancy coffee cup for your coffee addict friend is highly likely to add bling to his/her birthday. But do you know that the coffee cups used in the restaurants or in the cafes are made up of plastic which...

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Posted on: 20 December, 2019

Author: Nancy Whitman

Erosion and Sediment Control Solutions

Jute Matting Jute and coir matting (including solutions for the Melbourne region) are an effective means of protecting newly laid dirt and planted areas against the threat of erosion due to heavy rain. They help to secure the earth and safeguard new seedlings, while dramatically reducing any damage caused by water run-off activity. A widely implemented erosion and sediment control solution, jute and coir matting is particularly useful for medium to high grade sloped terrain, newly cultivated zones, marshland and trenches that are soon to be used for agricultural purposes. Some of jute and coir mattings most prominent features include:...

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Posted on: 20 December, 2019

Author: Babu Moshay

Sustainable Packaging Market is expected to grow at a CAGR of 5.3% during 2018 - 2026

Sustainable Packaging Market is estimated to be US$ 250.6 Bn for 2018 and is expected to grow at a CAGR of 5.3% during the forecast period 2018 - 2026   The sustainable packaging market is expected to propel the growth in the coming years pertaining to rising government regulations and consumer awareness. Various initiatives have been taken by packaging manufacturers such as use of technology in packaging products and eco-friendly packaging materials. These initiatives are supported by governments and organizations of various regions. In order to reduce carbon footprint, sustainable packaging manufacturers are planning to develop biodegradable plastics. With the rising...

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Posted on: 20 December, 2019

Author: Nancy Whitman

The Most Effective Erosion Control Solutions

It doesn’t really matter if you are working on a construction site, or if you just have your own back yard. Something that we all should make sure about, is that we limit the effects of erosion as much as possible. There are so many things about erosion, that we don’t always understand. But, one thing is clear, if we all are bringing our sides with erosion, then this will not be a problem in the world. This is why you need to make sure that you know what the best erosion and sediment control practices might be. This is...

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Posted on: 12 December, 2019

Author: Kevin Devoto

Getting to Know the Most Common Types of Pests You'll Find in Your Home

Pests come in an array of sizes and shapes. From the biggest mouse or the tiniest fruit fly, the pests “out there” are vast and different. Unfortunately, these big and small pests can also... Pests come in an array of sizes and shapes. From the biggest mouse or the tiniest fruit fly, the pests “out there” are vast and different. Unfortunately, these big and small pests can also invade your shed, garage, pantry, and more, wreaking havoc, making you crazy, and spreading diseases. Getting to know some of the most common household pests you may encounter is the best way...

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Posted on: 27 November, 2019

Author: Nancy Whitman

The Ultimate Guide to Erosion Control

Erosion and sediment control solutions. Something that should be considered, no matter if you are working on a construction site, or if you are living on a farm. There are many things that you can do to control erosion. However, renewable energy professionals have a guide that is known to be successful for erosion control. It’s a great idea to consider knowing more about this guide. Then, you will be able to do your bit to erosion control. Making sure that you are doing your bit for the environment. The importance of erosion control Why is erosion control so important?...

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Posted on: 27 November, 2019

Author: Nancy Whitman

What Are Gabion Baskets and How Are They Used?

Gabion baskets and rock mattresses (including Melbourne). If you have seen it before, and you know what we are talking about, you will know that this can be something beautiful. Especially if you are using it in landscaping. There are people that aren’t familiar with this type of wall, and they don’t know how to use them and how to build them. This can cause them to build it incorrectly, and cause accidents that can be really dangerous. But, doing it correctly, and you will have a great addition to your garden. What are gabion baskets Gabion baskets and rock...

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Posted on: 27 November, 2019

Author: Nancy Whitman

Reducing the Effects of Sediment and Erosion in Building Zones

With construction sites, the one thing that is happening all the time is sediment and erosion. This happens because of the disturbance of the site and ground. However, there are some countries that have strict rules and regulations about the need to implement sufficient sediment and erosion control solutions when they are working on a construction site. Controlling erosion on a construction site is important for the stability of the building, in the short term and long term. You need to make sure that you consider all these before you just start building and causing damage to the construction site....

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Posted on: 27 November, 2019

Author: Nancy Whitman

Utilising Organic Products to Minimise Erosion on a Waterfront

Floods and erosions on waterfronts. Is this something that can happen and can we really control something like this? Most of the time erosions on waterfronts happen because of heavy storms and floods. Thankfully, where erosion and sediment control solutions are concerned, there are some materials that we can use to control erosion or to limit the damage done because of erosion. We don’t always think about the negative side of erosion and this can influence our everyday lives. Especially when it is waterfront erosion that we are talking about. How often does erosion happen on a waterfront? There are...

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