Environment

How to Avoid “Greenwashing”

2016-12-20T23:13:58+00:00 Industry News|

More and more consumers are looking for products that are not only effective, but beneficial for the environment. This trend has caused companies to create more sustainable products for the market. Some companies are attempting to mislead consumers they are being environmentally conscious when their products actually aren’t. This process is called “greenwashing.” It’s possible to avoid greenwashed products: with some thought, you can make sure the products you choose fulfill your needs and benefit the environment. What is Greenwashing? [...]

When Solar Panels Expire

2016-12-20T23:13:58+00:00 Industry News, Solar Energy|

Solar energy is a growing field to provide clean, renewable power, Unfortunately, the current makeup of solar panels and other solar technology is not as renewable as it could be. Solar technology eventually wears out and can be difficult to recycle or dispose of once the material is spent. To address this issue, researchers and companies are creating new ways to maintain, create, and reuse new solar panels to make this technology even more beneficial for the environment. How Solar [...]