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Trial and Error

Your Green Update From Trial & Error

January 15, 2008 10:32 AM

You know by now that I can’t resist telling you about a good green series.

Here’s one to check out:

Online Videos by Veoh.com

The host has a fetching accent, the pace is fast, and the show brings you useful information on companies like Frito-Lay and their efforts to go green.

Along these lines, cable’s HGTV commissioned a study that found more than 84% of respondents believe “it is a moral obligation” to care for the environment and 86% already participate in at least one green activity, such as conserving energy at home, recycling, driving a fuel-efficient car, buying recycled products or picking up litter.

The study also found 81% of respondents think the current focus on environmental or "green" issues is “here to stay” rather than a “passing fad.”


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