Are you concerned that you are wasting resources when pressing print? If yes, then watch this video. Today I met Augustus Casamayor, chairman/CEO of AC Graphics in Hialeah, one of the “greenest” printers around. It was very inspiring to learn that his business became the first triple-certified green printer in the state of Florida where the paper used is harvested, manufactured and used in an environmentally responsible and sustainable manner. Additionally, his company uses only vegetable-based inks –...Continue Reading!
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Have you heard of “The Green Room” yet? I became a certified EcoBroker about a year ago and created a green-minded business networking group called The Green Room. The group is growing stronger by the day with over 70 members and it has been a lot of fun working on bringing together eco-friendly service and product providers in Miami. We are really attracting people and their businesses from all over south Florida that can contribute to greener living. Examples are...Continue Reading!
Did you ever want to paint the interior of your home and was concerned about sleeping in your newly painted bedroom the same night? Did you ever detect the smell of paint in your house months or even years after it was painted? Did you ever wonder if the fresh smell of regular latex paint may negatively affect your baby’s health, or someone who was pregnant, or bother your allergies or even your pets? Well I did. While I admit I’m not so up-to-date...Continue Reading!
Do you find yourself driving clients all over town and you notice you just drove over 3,000 in 60 days. Time to change the oil again right, no so fast. Did you know that oil changes for your auto at 3,000 miles are not needed. Most manufactures now recommended oil changes at only five or ten thousand miles. With better oils and outstanding engines means longer spans between oil changes without engine harm. Not only does changing oil less often reduce...Continue Reading!
The high cost of fuel is affecting everything from the value of the US dollar to price of gasoline, food, electricity, etc. Is the big SUV many of us drive the primary cause? The SUV may contribute and may be the symbol of our wasteful nature but is not the primary cause. Most people are concentrating on the price of gasoline but that's only a symptom -- not the illness. To understand the source of our energy crisis we need to go back...Continue Reading!