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13 votes
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How many times do you need to use a cheap re-usable bag to offset its impact?

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What is the definition of "sustainable"?

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How exactly do the impacts of lithium mining compare to oil extraction over a vehicle's lifetime?

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Can organic farming sustainably feed the world?

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What is the environmental impact of meal kit subscriptions (Blue Apron, etc)?

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Any problem with storing compost in a sealed container for several weeks? Alternatives?

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How much land would be covered by the plants that turned into the fossil fuels humanity has burned?

8 votes
1 answer
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What is the maximum sustainable population of the earth?

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How many times can plastic be recycled?

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Would a tax on non-organic meat have environmental benefits?

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Is "renewable" a proper term for both solar and hydro power?

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How much energy do wall outlets with USB waste when not actively charging?

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Are any large restaurant chains pursuing better alternatives to recyclable packaging?

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456 views

Is boxed wine more ecofriendly than bottled wine?

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How many times do you need to re-use cloth napkins to offset their impact?

7 votes
2 answers
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Saving energy in the dryer: short and hot, or long and low?

6 votes
1 answer
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How do German fossil fuel subsidies compare to PV subsidies?

6 votes
4 answers
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How does cold weather affect electric vehicles?

6 votes
1 answer
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Can 140 square miles of solar panels power the US?

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2k views

Water heater vs stovetop: most efficient way to heat water using natural gas?

6 votes
1 answer
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Types and quantities of air pollutants by fuel, per kWh, for electricity generation?

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What type of cheese has the lowest carbon footprint?

6 votes
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Are RECs (Renewable Energy Certificates) an effective method to "green" industry?

5 votes
2 answers
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How does footprint per dollar vs footprint per kilo compare for different methods of raising livestock?

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What do developing nation farmers do when agribusiness stops sourcing products from deforested land?

5 votes
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Do higher electricity prices cause people to use less?

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1 answer
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Does bio jet fuel have a positive energy balance?

5 votes
1 answer
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Why do island nations generate so much garbage?

5 votes
1 answer
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A more useful metric for greenhouse gas emissions reduction targets?

5 votes
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156 views

Are motion activated faucets more sustainable than traditional faucets?