The Ecological Benefits of Bamboo Flooring

Forests are disappearing at a rate of almost 1 million acres each week. This staggering speed of deforestation is forcing many world lumber companies and governments to rethink their manufacturing policies and business practices. A 70-75 foot tree that is cut for lumber can take up to 65 years to replace. Bamboo, on the other…

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Laptops

Think about a moveable computer that is light and small enough to fit in your lap. The first laptop computer came out in 1981. It was called the 'Osborne 1', after the name of Adam Osborne, the founder. As heavy as 24 pounds, this laptop was priced about $ 1,795. Now, laptops can weigh as…

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Africa

AFRICA (to africans in diaspora) africa here i come, africa africa of the black soul the soul of an ancient culture the culture of your timid tribes. its your voice i hear africa your voice of the talking drums your beaded drums and the royal trumpeter the metal gong of your town crier i have…

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Energy Efficient Lighting

Over the next few months we shall consider many types of energy saving products and how they can be integrated into the business environments. The first item we shall consider is lighting. Lighting can consume a significant amount of the electricity used in the running of an organisation, and this can be as much as…

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Nissan Chooses WhereNet Locatable Active RFID System

Nissan North America, Inc. announced earlier that it will be using WhereNet Locatable real-time locating system (RTLS) technology to automate both its inbound supply chain and outbound delivery chain. The automaker partners with WhereNet Corp., a leader of wireless solutions, to strengthen continuous improvement initiative at its four-million square foot assembly plant in Canton, Mississippi.…

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