Plastics – The Global Crisis That Won’t Go Away

Posted by: Rhona Reid On February 15, 2018 12:00 pm

Single use plastics take five minutes to produce, five minutes to use and 500 years to break down, the vice-president of the European Commission, Frans Timmermans, told reporters recently.  

499 years to go.

In a move that highlights just how catastrophic the risk of choking the planet in plastic really is, the EU has announced a plan to ensure that by 2030, all packaging on the continent must be reusable or recyclable.

No More Plastic Imports to China

The move is partly in response to China announcing that it will no longer accept plastic waste imports.  For years, EU countries have met their own higher recycling targets and reduced landfill by shipping the excess to China.  Here, the large-scale manufacturing

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Expect the Unexpected When You Purchase a Water Ionizer from Tyent (Version 2)

Posted by: acray On March 12, 2015 9:24 pm

 
“What can I expect when I purchase a water ionizer from Tyent?” How about that?  A question I don’t think I have had before.

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The first thing you can expect is the unexpected.  The machine itself is beautifully designed to add a touch of elegance to any kitchen.  These stylish water ionizers are aesthetically lovely and constructed to perform their tasks with unwavering efficiency and durability.  They perform so well that Tyent is one of the few companies in the ionized alkaline water business that can offer a full Lifetime Warranty. 

After your initial reaction to the beauty, there is the functionality that is just as beautiful in its own way. Our award-winning water ionizers transform ordinary tap …

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Ionized Alkaline Water & a Few Others

Posted by: acray On April 17, 2014 5:45 am

          Alkaline, Bottled, Tap, Ionized, Reverse Osmosis…  

                               Water You Talking About?

 

21646253_s  When I was growing up there were two kinds of water to choose from at my house, tap and hose. Hardly the case today. Nowadays, there is flavored water, infused water, reverse osmosis water, spring water, bottled water, alkaline water, ionized alkaline water, yada yada yada. Sheesh!

 

It’s enough to blow your mind trying to figure out what they all are. 17579117_s (1)

 

I thought I would go over a few of them and try to shed a little light.

Tap water.  Whoa, it is known that tap water has a ton of bad chemicals in it and can even be recycled toilet water.  Fish cannot live in

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Avoid Toxins for Back to School!

Posted by: tyent On September 11, 2013 3:03 pm

Avoid Toxins for Back to School!

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By now, most of you have sent your children back to school. You’ve done all of your school shopping and bought new school bags and lunchboxes. However, did you know that many school supplies contain PVC, also known as vinyl plastic? Did you also know that PVC is the most toxic plastic for children’s health and the environment? The levels of phthalates found in certain children’s school supplies would be illegal if these products were toys!

The Center for Health, Environment and Justice (CHEJ) has created the sixth annual “Back to School Guide to PVC-Free School Supplies.” This guide lists the most common back-to-school supplies made out of PVC. We would like to share …

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