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eco dog Seamus says “it’s in the bag”


German design meets a dog’s need for expression and relief.  The designers at Junges Schachtel have created Dog Poo Bags, a fully biodegradable dog poo container imbued with humor, style and substance.  Not unlike myself.

oobagstyles.jpgeach pack contains 16 bags in 8 designer styles

12.90 eur @

via: notcot

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Friday, August 1, 2008

Great Green Giveaways

WINNER UPDATE:  Wed., 8/6/06, 3:20p

Jean Fischer is our lucky winner today (8.6.06)!  Congratulations, and thanks to everyone for entering.

As promised, we’re kicking off our next Great Green Giveaway today at The Alternative Consumer.  Winner will receive 2 gifts!


Compliments of online retailer, Let’s Go Green, enter to win an eco-friendly Picnic Sampler — 50 forks, knives, spoons and 50, 9″ round plates (valued at $20, plus free shipping).

ps1.jpgWhen you’re at the beach or lounging in the park and you just can’t use your everyday silverware and plates, these PSM (plastic starch material), biodegradable utensils and plates (made from sugarcane fibers) will serve you well!  These are high quality, durable products.

eSmrt.jpgAnd compliments of ecoSMART — winner will also receive an organic-based, Insect Repellent Bug Spray, (valued at approx. $6.00, plus free shipping)…for keeping those pesky insects away while enjoying your picnic.

TO ENTER:  first visit  Then enter a comment on this post telling us what other products of Let’s Go Green, you might like to try.  It’s that simple.

Random Drawing will take place on Wednesday, August 6 at 12:30noon, ET. One lucky winner will be selected and notified by email.  Winner needs to reply to notification within 24 hours in order to claim their prize. (enter m at alternativeconsumer dot com in your address book) Combined prize value $26, plus free shipping. So start clicking, stay in touch, and best of luck!

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recycled wool wine rack

Now this is thinking outside the box…or the barrel.  Naturally renewable and recyclable wool is used to construct this rack for storing that organic wine you so greatly treasure.


Made in my birth state of Massachusetts by etcetera media from wool felt industrial factory waste, so color may vary.

ships flat

$40 @

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a mixed bag of green news


  • Let’s start the day with something simple…What is the State of the Future? – earth & sky
  • I was accused of being in this state yesterday…UK in ‘Delusion’ Over Emissions – bbc
  • Solar Eclipse on Friday: Where and How to See It – natgeo
  • Good headline. Snoops Peeps Popped for Pot – tmz
  • Researchers Report Fuel Cell Breakthroughs – msnbc
  • Call Lou Dobbs…Texas Border Town Faces Skunk Infestation – myway
  • (Update: links removed)
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