The city of Vancouver in British Columbia has found a creative use for used plastic bottles. It’s building roads with them.
City staffers have created the first-ever warm mix asphalt system that uses post-consumer recycled plastic. With the help of shampoo bottles, milk jugs and yogurt containers - plastics that are difficult to recycle – staffers ...
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The biggest single time management and productivity killer is distractions. Interruptions, email, multitasking and a dozen other different distractions cause significant loss of productivity, which translates to lost money. And, the bigger problem is not the distraction itself, which could only be a five-minute chat with a co-worker popping into your office. It entails stopping [...]
A dear, witty friend of mine once told me that football is like pizza. When it is good, it is really good, and when it is bad, it is still pretty good. I reminded my friend of this after we all learned of coach Chris Petersen’s departure from the Boise State University football team. His [...]