Category Archives: GREEN Living

Open Line: September 12-16, 2011- Pre-Cycle to save the environment

by Christine Wied It has been estimated that every day Americans waste enough food to fill up the 90,000-seat Rose Bowl Stadium. Only about 3% of food scraps are composted. The rest ends up in landfills where it may rot

Open Line: September 12-16, 2011- Pre-Cycle to save the environment

by Christine Wied It has been estimated that every day Americans waste enough food to fill up the 90,000-seat Rose Bowl Stadium. Only about 3% of food scraps are composted. The rest ends up in landfills where it may rot

Coastal Cleanup Day, Saturday, Sept. 17, 9am-Noon, Join in, Have FUN and Keep Ventura Beautiful!

You can help make our world a little cleaner and safer by participating in the 27th annual Coastal Cleanup Day on Saturday, September 17 from 9:00 a.m. to noon.  There are five locations from which to choose in Ventura.  Local

Coastal Cleanup Day, Saturday, Sept. 17, 9am-Noon, Join in, Have FUN and Keep Ventura Beautiful!

You can help make our world a little cleaner and safer by participating in the 27th annual Coastal Cleanup Day on Saturday, September 17 from 9:00 a.m. to noon.  There are five locations from which to choose in Ventura.  Local

Fats, Oils and Greases harmful to your arteries and your SEWERS too!

  Sewer overflows and backups can cause health hazards, damage home interiors, and threaten the environment! A huge contributor to overflows can be found in SEWER PIPES BLOCKED BY GREASE!! Grease gets into the sewer from household drains as well

Fats, Oils and Greases harmful to your arteries and your SEWERS too!

  Sewer overflows and backups can cause health hazards, damage home interiors, and threaten the environment! A huge contributor to overflows can be found in SEWER PIPES BLOCKED BY GREASE!! Grease gets into the sewer from household drains as well

“Get Your Green On” article – Coastal Cleanup Day, Sept 17, 2011 – for Openline September 7, 2011

Last week 600 incoming freshmen and transfer students from California Lutheran University along with City staff and community leaders, cleaned up 11.3 tons of trash from the Ventura River bottom in about 90 minutes.  Although a massive and impressive effort

“Get Your Green On” article – Coastal Cleanup Day, Sept 17, 2011 – for Openline September 7, 2011

Last week 600 incoming freshmen and transfer students from California Lutheran University along with City staff and community leaders, cleaned up 11.3 tons of trash from the Ventura River bottom in about 90 minutes.  Although a massive and impressive effort

“Sustainable Ventura,” September 2011 show: Meet Ventura Water!

[youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0UD4j-Zk-4Q] “Sustainable Ventura,” September 2011 Show, Meet Ventura Water on CAPS-TV, Channel 15, Thursdays at 8:30pm. This 30-minute show highlights the important work provided every day by Ventura Water staff to support the vitality of our community. Interviews with GM

“Sustainable Ventura,” September 2011 show: Meet Ventura Water!

[youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0UD4j-Zk-4Q] “Sustainable Ventura,” September 2011 Show, Meet Ventura Water on CAPS-TV, Channel 15, Thursdays at 8:30pm. This 30-minute show highlights the important work provided every day by Ventura Water staff to support the vitality of our community. Interviews with GM

WATCH VENTURA WATER on “Sustainable Ventura” tonight, CAPS-TV, Channel 15, 8:30pm

  Watch the introduction to VENTURA WATER, TONIGHT on CAPS-TV, Channel 15 at 8:30pm. For additional times, visit the programming schedule at CAPSTV.org and check PROGRAM SCHEDULES for Channel 15!

WATCH VENTURA WATER on “Sustainable Ventura” tonight, CAPS-TV, Channel 15, 8:30pm

  Watch the introduction to VENTURA WATER, TONIGHT on CAPS-TV, Channel 15 at 8:30pm. For additional times, visit the programming schedule at CAPSTV.org and check PROGRAM SCHEDULES for Channel 15!

Open Line, August 31, 2011 “Get Your Green On”

by Christine Wied Although batteries, both single use and rechargeable have been banned from landfills in California since February 8, 2006, there are still some people who do not realize or who have forgotten that they cannot go in the

Open Line, August 31, 2011 “Get Your Green On”

by Christine Wied Although batteries, both single use and rechargeable have been banned from landfills in California since February 8, 2006, there are still some people who do not realize or who have forgotten that they cannot go in the

Open Line August 2011: Reuse, Recycle and Public Awareness

by Christine Wied The Algalita Marine Research Foundation does research on plastic pollution in our seas and its biological impact on marine life and the human food chain. Plastic does not biodegrade but in seawater and sun will bleach and

Open Line August 2011: Reuse, Recycle and Public Awareness

by Christine Wied The Algalita Marine Research Foundation does research on plastic pollution in our seas and its biological impact on marine life and the human food chain. Plastic does not biodegrade but in seawater and sun will bleach and

Take a Tour of A Green Home!

Tour a state-of-the-art green home from your computer!  Click this link below. http://www.sierraclubgreenhome.com/efl.php

Take a Tour of A Green Home!

Tour a state-of-the-art green home from your computer!  Click this link below. http://www.sierraclubgreenhome.com/efl.php

Getting Green with Sustainable Furniture!

By Theresa Schneider for Green Home Decor, greenlivingideas.com We’re all trying to do the right thing across the country. We recycle bottles, paper and cans, we bring reusable shopping bags to the grocery, and we even buy fuel-efficient cars. Basically,

Getting Green with Sustainable Furniture!

By Theresa Schneider for Green Home Decor, greenlivingideas.com We’re all trying to do the right thing across the country. We recycle bottles, paper and cans, we bring reusable shopping bags to the grocery, and we even buy fuel-efficient cars. Basically,