Eco-friendly

Vivienne Westwood Paints Virgin Atlantic Staff Uniforms Green

May 13, 2013 / No Comments

The next time you fly Virgin Atlantic, keep on eye on the cabin crew costumes. There definitely is going to be a marked improvement in what they wrap around them! For, legendary British designer Vivienne Westwood has been roped in bring in a new twist to the Virgin Atlantic’s signature red uniforms. With Virgin Atlantic president Richard Branson aiming at ushering ...

Making Our Products More Eco-friendly

March 26, 2013 / No Comments

As few as five years ago, using environmentally friendly products in the home was something of a pipe dream…unless you wanted to make your own. Leading a green life was filled with compromises that had to be made in the name of personal hygiene, home cleanliness and convenience. Those days are all but behind us now. Now you can find ...

Saudi Arabia plans to become ‘clean energy’ nation

March 15, 2013 / No Comments

The world’s largest oil producer, Saudi Arabia, has announced plans to become a ‘clean energy’ leader. Saudi authorities recently published an energy roadmap that promises 24 gigawatts of renewable power by the end of the decade. According to the plan, the country will achieve nearly 54 gigawatts of renewable power by the end of 2032, which is more than half the ...

New Book Brings to You the World’s 50 Best Tree Houses

February 27, 2013 / No Comments

German art book publisher Taschen’s new book titled Tree Houses: Fairy Tale Castles in the Air by the internationally renowned architecture writer Philip Jodidio features the world’s best 50 tree houses. The book’s cover has been designed by artist Patrick Hruby from Los Angeles, and it takes you on a tour to the 50 world’s best, spectacular and innovative tree ...

Young Couple Who Cycled Around the Globe Killed in Road Mishap

February 20, 2013 / No Comments

British couple Peter Root and Mary Thompson who had been touring the world on their bicycle was killed in a road accident on Wednesday. Their lifelong dream come to an end when both of them were hit by a pickup truck in a province east of Bangkok, Thailand. The trip was their longtime dream and the couple had saved money ...

Pitt-Jolie Launch Own Wine Line

February 18, 2013 / No Comments

Hollywood couple Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie is now in to wine. According to People Magazine, the couple will be releasing their organic wine line in this March 15. The new wine is dubbed Miraval, which is the name of their estate and will launch with a 2012 vintage pink rose. As per the reports, the elegant bottles will feature ...

Bhutan to Go 100% Organic by 2020

February 13, 2013 / No Comments

Bhutan, the tiny remote kingdom nestling in the Himalayas, is already a largely organic nation. The kingdom however wants to do more on that front. Bhutan has now announced plans to go 100% organic. And, when that gets done, Bhutan will become the first country in the world to follow fully organic agricultural practices. Thus it will ensure food safety and ...

Meteorite Stardust to Provide Effective Anti-Aging Solutions

December 27, 2012 / No Comments

When it comes to beauty treatment, people are ready to go any extent. From marmite-scented perfumes to snail packs, people are really interested in bizarre beauty treatments. The latest product in the weird beauty treatment line is Celestial Secret from Spain, an anti-ageing range that contains powdered meteorite. Meteorite is made of rock and sometimes metal that is derived from various ...

Fabric to Smarten-Up Chip-Embedded Clothes

December 14, 2012 / No Comments

Electronic textiles or “electrotextiles” pop up everywhere - from shoes to shower curtains. André Studart has introduced a new flexible electronic fabric, which in appearance is similar to a translucent Band-Aid with a blue LED light. From his office in Switzerland, he demonstrated the LED strip for TechNewsDaily over Skype. He stretched the strip by pulling the end of it away ...

Bogobrush is a Biodegradable, Buy-One-Give-One Toothbrush

December 12, 2012 / No Comments

If you are an environmentally-committed person, you need to try this. From now on you can go green even while brushing as a biodegradable brush has been introduced by a Detroit company. Bogobrush is a biodegradable brush which was invented as a means to bring social and environmental awareness. Being the children of a dentist, brother-sister duo John and Heather McDougall ...