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PalletSmart in Fort Worth makes furniture, home decor and custom projects out of repurposed pallets and other reclaimed material. Photos courtesy of PalletSmart. Sept. 2, 2015 By Rita Cook   Wooden pallets are a bulky byproduct of shipping but a company in Fort Worth has built a business around upcycling them into other products. Since 2012, PalletSmart has been acquiring pallets, or...
By Jason Winningham, the Green Tip Guy   "Green Tip of the Week " is an ongoing feature created by Green Tip Guy Jason Winningham of Duncanville.   Check out his website GreenTipOfTheWeek.com and his YouTube page where you can find an... Read more...
Authors from Dallas County Community College have published a two-volume textbook titled "Feasted Landscapes: Sustainability in American Topics," chronicling the history of unsustainability in the U.S. Above, lumberjacks fell giant redwoods in Humboldt County, California,... Read more...
                  BMW i3 Range Extender hybrid has a 150-mile range. Photo by Rita Cook.  Aug. 31, 2015 By Rita Cook It’s not driving as usual when you get behind the wheel of BMW's newest electric cars. You can choose between... Read more...
Aug. 26, 2015 By Jason Winningham, The Green Tip Guy "Green Tip of the Week " is an ongoing feature created by Green Tip Guy Jason Winningham of Duncanville.   Check out his website GreenTipOfTheWeek.com and his YouTube page where you can find an... Read more...
iNaturalist is a place where you can record what you see in nature, meet other nature lovers and learn about the natural world. Courtesy of iNaturalist. Aug. 25, 2015 By Amy Martin Texas Parks & Wildlife employs a handful of urban biologists to cover all of North Texas.... Read more...

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