Eco Minute

Producer and Host

Dr. Enid Sisskin received her PhD from Columbia University in Pathobiology. She has worked as an environmental activist for more than 20 years. She is currently on the faculty of the School of Allied Health and Life Sciences at the University of West Florida. She is the creator of the Eco Minute and has produced & hosted the series since 2005. Her interests include continuing to garden despite yearly failures and she continues to work for environmental protection with her husband and children. She is also everyone's favorite Jewish mother and stage manager at RadioLive.

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Eco Minute
10:49 am
Wed February 25, 2015

Eco Minute: February 25, 2015

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According to the EPA, indoor air can be more polluted than outside air.  Some indoor pollutants are asbestos, carbon monoxide, radon, volatile organic compounds, formaldehyde and pressed wood products, cleaning supplies, pesticides, lead, and second hand smoke.  When you paint use rollers and brushes instead of sprays to cut down on fumes.

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Eco Minute
10:41 am
Tue February 24, 2015

Eco Minute: February 24, 2015

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Choosing a place to live that reduces the need to drive can mean living in some of our most beloved historic neighborhoods, or new neighborhoods designed to emulate the traditional ones. This is the EcoMinute, and I’m Christian Wagley.

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Eco Minute
11:27 am
Mon February 23, 2015

Eco Minute: February 23, 2015

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Need your caffeine fix on your way to work?  Do you go through the drive through window to get your morning coffee?  See if your local coffee shop will let you use your own traveling cup, many will.  According to published studies Americans use more than 16 billion disposable coffee cups every year. Most cups only use a small percentage of recyclable material and are NOT recyclable themselves due to plastic content used to protect the cup from liquid leakage.

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Eco Minute
11:32 am
Fri February 20, 2015

Eco Minute: February 20, 2015

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Eco Minute
11:36 am
Thu February 19, 2015

Eco Minute: February 19, 2015

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Eco Minute
11:43 am
Wed February 18, 2015

Eco Minute: February 18, 2015

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Eco Minute
11:47 am
Tue February 17, 2015

Eco Minute: February 17, 2015

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Eco Minute
11:49 am
Mon February 16, 2015

Eco Minute: February 16, 2015

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Eco Minute
12:51 pm
Fri February 13, 2015

Eco Minute: February 13, 2015

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Eco Minute
12:53 pm
Thu February 12, 2015

Eco Minute: February 12, 2015

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