Carbon Emissions

Rule Your Attic to Save Energy and Stay Comfortable

According to the energy experts at ENERGY STAR, 9 out of 10 homes in the U.S. are under-insulated. Sealing and insulating your home is a simple and cost-effective way to save money, improve your comfort and reduce your carbon footprint. Thankfully, it’s easy to check insulation levels and determine if your home is one of …
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Measure Your Household Carbon Footprint

Want to do something about climate change, but not sure where to start? Begin by measuring your household emissions.

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Lower Your Carbon Footprint with Renewable Energy

This guide is focused on reducing greenhouse gases by investing in alternative and/or renewable energy sources at home.

Carbon Emissions

Be Moved by 100% Recycled Boxes Made with Clean Energy

Every moving and storage box sold by The Home Depot throughout the Southeast, is manufactured using clean energy from Pratt Industries’ state-of-the art facility in Conyers, Georgia. This facility features a fluidized bed gasifier, which converts landfill-diverted materials – including residues from Pratt’s own paper-making operations – into clean energy. Every day, Pratt’s Clean Energy …
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Carbon Emissions

J.D. Irving Sawmills Make the Switch to Biomass

J.D. Irving, Limited, (JDI) is an integrated forest products company based in New Brunswick, Canada. JDI forests supply The Home Depot’s eastern stores with lumber. While JDI is a leader in ecological forest management practices, they are quickly becoming a leader in clean energy. The company has begun investing in biomass boilers to aid in …
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Carbon Emissions

Be Moved by 100% Recycled Boxes Made with Clean Energy

About thirty minutes east of The Home Depot’s headquarters in Atlanta, Georgia is the town of Conyers, where Pratt Industries is based. As the largest manufacturer of 100% recycled paper packaging in the world, Pratt supplies The Home Depot with its assortment of moving and storage boxes. Each year, The Home Depot sells approximately 80 …
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Carbon Emissions

Blow Off Gas & Go Cordless – The RYOBI 40V HP Brushless WHISPER SERIES® Blower

This fall take back your yard from noisy gas equipment and fumes. As one of the most popular and trusted cordless lawn and garden brands in the U.S. RYOBI™ has made a name for itself with 50 years of history in the power tool industry to back it up. RYOBI™ has positioned themselves in the …
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Carbon Emissions

Blow Off Gas & Go Cordless – The RYOBI 40V HP Brushless WHISPER SERIES® Blower

This fall take back your yard from noisy gas equipment and fumes and go cordless. The RYOBI™ 40V HP Brushless WHISPER SERIES®  Blower is the industry’s most powerful and quietest cordless handheld blower, making you the new favorite on the block. This blower is 7X quieter than gas becoming the unofficial hero of zoom calls …
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