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Green for Dummies: Recycling

Green for Dummies: Recycling

Almost four decades ago, a US paper company wanted a symbol to communicate its products’ recycled content to its customers. The design competition they held was won by Gary Anderson, a young graphic designer from the University of Southern California. His entry, based on the Mobius strip, (a shape with only one side and no…

Keep it Green When You're on the Move

Keep it Green When You're on the Move

Sure, late spring into summer is great for things like traveling [www.sundance.tv] or gardening [www.sundance.tv], but it’s also the most popular time of year to move. While the act of packing everything you own into boxes and then packing those boxes into a truck, car or van is the height of drudgery for many of…