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Recycle the Nespresso capsules
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Recycle the Nespresso capsules

Thanks to Nespresso programs, around 75 of the capsules used by consumers are properly recycled. Nespresso boasts used capsule collection systems that achieve excellence in Switzerland with the Recycling at Home program. In addition to Switzerland, Nespresso consumers also have access to capsule recovery points in Germany and France.

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Reduce household waste with a game

What if we launched a campaign to review household waste production? In times of Spending Review and prevailing savings, an initiative of this type would suit us perfectly, and would contribute to the purpose of saving us all a little. The environment would also gain immediately, in terms of less pollution.
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How to save electricity

It is scandalous! Due to the economic crisis, many citizens are forced to do without heating. With this guide we will not work miracles but we will give you ten tips to save electricity so as to cut your bill costs by up to 20 percent. 1) The preliminary advice involves the installation of a "monitoring display" that will allow you to know, at each moment, how much you are consuming.
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How to heat the house electrically

The heating system is the fundamental element for heating the house. But what are the heating systems that in terms of energy saving, optimize the relationship between energy expended and comfort achieved? There are several heating systems that exploit the logic of diffused heat, making the most of the heat generated by the use of electricity and drastically eliminating heat loss.
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How to endorse the waste register

The waste loading and unloading registers can only be endorsed by the Chamber of Commerce as required by Article 2, paragraph 24 bis of Legislative Decree no. The endorsement of the registers must be carried out at the territorially competent Chamber of Commerce. It means the province in which the company has its registered office or that of the province in which the local unit is located where the loading and unloading register is kept How to endorse the waste register.
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How to save water at home

Saving water is an absolute imperative because water is precious and will be more and more so. The problem is that we are not used to thinking of water as a scarce and exhaustible resource, consequently we waste a lot of it. Proof of this is the fact that the devices in use in our homes promote the waste of water, and even changing behavior may not be sufficient to obtain appreciable results.
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How to store fresh vegetables

To avoid ending up with moldy tomatoes and wilted vegetables, here are some useful tips to keep fresh vegetables at their best. How to store fresh vegetables, general rules Once cooked, vegetables can be stored in the refrigerator for a couple of days at the most. qualities of vegetables that deteriorate more easily than others, therefore the rule that fresh vegetables must not always be kept in the refrigerator until the moment of consumption does not always apply.
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How to save water

In the last century, the Earth has lost 60 of its available wetlands. To improve the use of water, urgent action is needed to change the production chains and individual behaviors. The percentage of fresh water accessible to man amounts to 54: out of a total of 1.4 billion km³ of water available on the planet only 2.5 (35 million km³) consists of fresh water (rivers, lakes, glaciers etc.
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Recycle the Nespresso capsules

Thanks to Nespresso programs, around 75 of the capsules used by consumers are properly recycled. Nespresso boasts used capsule collection systems that achieve excellence in Switzerland with the Recycling at Home program. In addition to Switzerland, Nespresso consumers also have access to capsule recovery points in Germany and France.
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Which air conditioner to buy?

Summer is approaching and even before the heat arrives we find ourselves wondering which air conditioner to buy! As already explained in this article, when you want to buy an air conditioner you need to check both the energy class and the Cooling Efficiency Index, called COP or EER.
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How to exploit agricultural land

Agricultural land can be exploited in a variety of ways. The first thing to do is to carry out a market survey in order to understand the best use of the land: is it better to produce vegetables, or even set up an orchard? If the agricultural land is large enough, a breeding of broilers, laying hens and pigs can be set up.
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Tares, how to pay the new waste tax

The Tares was introduced by the Law of 22 December 2011 n. 214 and has undergone the last modification with the Law Decree n. 35 of 8 April 2013, published in the Official Journal no. 82 of 8/04/2013. The Tares consists of a tax based on the surface of the reference building, which aims to cover the entire economic coverage of the municipal waste collection and disposal service.
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How to make good compost

In this article we will explain how to make compost in 5 simple steps. All gardens can benefit from compost, especially if it is produced on site. Compost is compost free! Plants love compost, and it significantly reduces the production of organic waste. Making compost will help you preserve the well-being of the vegetable garden and your garden.
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How to grow purslane

Today we will see in detail how to grow purslane. The purslane is grown well both in pots and in the ground. They are perfect for enriching a flower bed with colors, the purslane flowers are very colorful and the most popular varieties have flowers ranging from red to yellow through every possible shade.
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How to care for aquarium plants

All living organisms, including aquarium plants, are subject to diseases. Today we will see how to care for aquarium plants by implementing some precautions that will help minimize the risk of disease. The first way to take care of them is to maintain an optimal environment by carrying out the classic maintenance work.
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Tips for storing vegetables

Preserving vegetables is a practice that allows you to have vegetables all year round without having to buy them. The preservation of vegetables can be done in various ways: in oil, in vinegar, in brine, by freezing. For the purpose of a genuine final product, the first thing to respect before proceeding with the preservation of the vegetables is to use only organic vegetables, even better if they come from your garden.
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Remedies for mosquitoes

With the arrival of the heat, we begin to hear that annoying hum of mosquitoes. These are the most hated and feared insects both by us and by animals. There are several remedies for mosquitoes but for the most part they contain chemicals that can harm the environment. Here is an effective anti-mosquito system to eliminate them permanently without harming nature.
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How to choose the hood for the kitchen

Are you going to replace the hood for the kitchen? Know that you have the 2013 eco-incentives for household appliances. When choosing the hood for the kitchen, you need to consider some important factors. The hood must have the Imq mark, which certifies and guarantees reliability from the point of view of safety and efficiency.
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Dried flowers

Flowers always give a sense of cheerfulness to homes. A flowered corner on a table, in the centerpiece, on the fireplace for example, expresses a very welcome message of welcome. But the flowers wither, how about embellishing the house with dried flowers? Dried flowers lend themselves very well to home decor and to create nice floral compositions.
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How to save on document management

The day you ask yourself how much a document costs, you will discover how much you can save and be greener in this field. We are not talking about revenue stamps or taxes in general, those are another thorny issue, but the cost of production and management of any document (invoices, delivery notes, delivery notes ...) since it is generated (we do it in Word or in Pdf to stay on the simple) to when it is filed somewhere, often in paper form because the law wants it so.
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Remedies for ants

In summer, the invasions of annoying ants on the terrace or in the house are not lacking! In order to keep ants away, invasive methods are not necessarily required, there are also natural methods that are effective against ants. Below we will show you remedies against ants, using completely natural ingredients.
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