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Sustainable sources of and use of light, whether natural or artificial.
materials and products used for the construction and repair of buildings. For questions about building as a process use the [construction] tag
specific to living in a city.
Specifically, non-human animals. Covers questions on livestock, wildlife, and pets.
raising the temperature of water. For questions about space-heating use the [heating] tag.
pest management or control refers to the active control of (the numbers of) a species that is regarded as a pest. Pests can be [plants], [insects] or other [animals] and are usually unwanted because o…
For questions about growing fish or other aquatic animals and plants together in one integrated system. The fish wastes provide nutrients for the plants and the plants filter the water. Additionally b…
Cooling a space for human comfort, cooling food so it doesn't go bad soon (refrigerator) or cooling electrical devices to prevent overheating (computer servers). See also [air-conditioning]
preparing food by use of heat.
Making compost with the use of worms
reduce the rate of heat transfer. Can be used for buildings, people (e.g. clothing) or other applications where it is desirable to maintain a higher or l…
the process of reducing or removing carbon dioxide (from energy sources). For questions specifically about [carbon-offsetting] please use that tag. For questions about [carbon-sequestration] use that …
The use of sunlight to generate heat, usually in water. Heated water can be used directly or it can drive a turbine to generate electricity. For questions on generating electricity using semiconductor…
Questions about consumption and utilization of edible parts of animals.
process of capture and storage of atmospheric carbon dioxide
the process of building something For questions specifically about the used materials use the [building-materials] tag.
Chemical toxicants include *inorganic substances* such as lead, mercury, hydrofluoric acid, and chlorine gas, and *organic compounds* such as methyl alcohol, most medications, and poisons for living t…
for questions about the sustainability and impact of day-to-day living activities.
device with wheels used for transporting people and/or goods. For questions specifically about [cars] or about [transport] in general, use those tags.
the study and practice of reducing IT's environmental impact as well as using IT as a tool for improving sustainability in other areas (usually in the context of a business).
The management and care of farm animals (livestock) by humans for profit, in which genetic qualities and behaviour, considered to be advantageous to humans, are further developed.