Green Week - NBC 10 Philadelphia
Wednesday, Apr 4, 2012

Whiz Kid Brews Biofuels

Whiz Kid Brews Biofuels

16-year-old researcher Sara Volz is working in an Air Force Academy lab to extract fuel from algae. Sara hopes her work will eventually lead to a sustainable means for producing bio fuels.

Wednesday, Apr 4, 2012

Home Canning Is Good For Our Environment

Home Canning Is Good For Our Environment

Canned foods are good for you and for the environment and it's making a comeback. The old-fashioned trend is one that could help save you money, eat healthier and make help reduce environmental waste.

Wednesday, Dec 14, 2011

Philly Adds Carton Recycling

Philly Adds Carton Recycling

Effective immediately, residents can recycle food and beverage cartons -- helping the environment and earning more recycling points at the same time.

Monday, Dec 12, 2011

Philly Schools Honored for Being Green

Philly Schools Honored for Being Green

Philly School District No.1 when it comes to going green, report says.

Friday, Nov 18, 2011

Recycling Appliances Responsibly

Recycling Appliances Responsibly

ARAC Advanced Processing in Philadelphia recycles about 25 truck loads of appliances a day. Many of these appliances contain ozone-depleting chemicals or greenhouse gases so ARAC makes sure to recycle them...

Thursday, Nov 17, 2011

Recycling Horse Stables for Tables

Recycling Horse Stables for Tables

Stable Tables in Montgomery County uses old wood from horse stables, bowling alleys, barns or more and turns it into furniture.

Thursday, Nov 17, 2011

Philly Tops for Green Infrastructure: Report

Philly Tops for Green Infrastructure: Report

Philadelphia is tops in the country for working to reduce stormwater pollution through eco-friendly measures like green roofs and porous asphalt.

Thursday, Nov 17, 2011

Recycling For Rewards

Recycling For Rewards

This mom paid for her 2-week long getaway to Italy simply by recycling! Learn how you can grab cash the green way.

Tuesday, Nov 15, 2011

Be Green, Eat 'Fare'

Be Green, Eat 'Fare'

Fare an organic restaurant located at 2028 Fairmount Ave. is much more than healthy place to eat, it's also an eco-friendly environment.

Tuesday, Nov 15, 2011

7 Ways to Go Green With Your Pet

7 Ways to Go Green With Your Pet

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5 Hurt in Ski Lift Collapse at Central Pa. Mountain: Reports
5 Hurt in Ski Lift Collapse at Central Pa. Mountain: Reports

A ski lift malfunctioned Saturday morning at a small mountain near State College in central Pennsylvania, injuring three skiers, according to NBC affiliate WJAC.

Philadelphia May Have a Rare White Christmas This Year
Philadelphia May Have a Rare White Christmas This Year

The odds of a white Christmas in Philadelphia stand at a measly 8 percent -- but that may change this year.

Man Struck and Killed in Hit-and-Run on I-95
Man Struck and Killed in Hit-and-Run on I-95

Police are searching for a driver who struck and killed a man on I-95 and then fled the scene overnight.

Rare Snowy Owl Rescued After Struck By Car in NJ
Rare Snowy Owl Rescued After Struck By Car in NJ

A retired police officer and a veterinarian sprung into action to pull a bird rarely found in New Jersey from the grill of a car that struck it this week. It's rare for a snowy owl to appear in New Jersey,...

For GOP, Tax Bill's Most Visible Win May Be Averting Failure
For GOP, Tax Bill's Most Visible Win May Be Averting Failure

Despite the sheer size and society-spanning impact of the $1.5 trillion tax overhaul, the quickest and most potent political victory that Republicans would savor by pushing the bill through Congress next...

Holiday Shoppers Out in Full Force
Holiday Shoppers Out in Full Force

With limited days left until Christmas, holiday shopping is in full force. NBC10's Drew Smith spoke to shoppers about their progress.