5 Metals in your Home that can be Recycled for Cash
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5 Metals in your Home that can be Recycled for Cash

It is no secret that planet Earth is in the middle of mass extinction. Unlike previous mass extinctions, this one is not because of natural causes. Instead, we as humans are destroying and suffocating our planet humans because of our activities. We have entered a very critical phase of climate change and we have only…

Car Modifications for Electric Vehicles: What’s Possible?
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Car Modifications for Electric Vehicles: What’s Possible?

Forget what you know about modifying internal combustion engines. Tuning an electric vehicle (EV) is a whole different ballgame. When you work on a traditional car, you might be upgrading the cylinder heads, turbos, superchargers, motor and more. With an EV, however, there are no turbos or superchargers. You won’t be replacing rods or valves…

9 Proven Tips to Extend Your EV Battery Lifespan & Prevent Battery Degradation
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9 Proven Tips to Extend Your EV Battery Lifespan & Prevent Battery Degradation

There are now more than 5.6 million electric vehicles on the road worldwide, with China and the U.S. leading the world in electric vehicle (EV) registrations.  It’s a well-known fact that all lithium-ion batteries (including the ones used in EVs) will degrade over time and eventually lose some charge capacity. But is there any way…

Car Recycling: Everything You Need to Know (With Statistics)
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Car Recycling: Everything You Need to Know (With Statistics)

At age 50, Kay is a little over halfway through her life as a driver. She can remember all of her vehicles — the Pontiac 6000, her family’s car that was passed on to her when she went to college; the Volkswagen Rabbit, and later Fox, that took her through young adulthood; the Honda Civics,…

10 Shocking E-Waste Facts Everyone Should Know
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10 Shocking E-Waste Facts Everyone Should Know

The United States produces the largest amount of e-waste in the entire world. There are dangerous consequences to simply throwing out your old phone, laptop, game system, even microwave. All of these devices can cause terrible damage to the planet if not disposed of correctly. We want to help you to become informed of the…

Are Sustainable Smartphones a Potential Reality?
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Are Sustainable Smartphones a Potential Reality?

It’s no big secret that electronics and electronic waste (e-waste) are huge contributors to environmental pollution on Earth. In fact, a shocking 41.8 million tons of electronic waste was disposed of in 2018 alone.  That’s the equivalent of more than 16 billion individual laptops, assuming one laptop has a mass of 5 pounds! But, it…

The Difference Between Windmills and Wind Turbines
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The Difference Between Windmills and Wind Turbines

Wind power is a versatile source of renewable and sustainable energy. As it becomes more popular, you may hear people interchange the terms windmills and wind turbines, but the two have distinctly different meanings and uses. So, what’s the difference between the two? Well, both use wind energy and convert it into other forms of…