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Glamm Fire – Modern Design Fireplaces for the Eco-Friendly Home

Let’s face it, a fireplace elicits a plethora of feel-good emotions. It is cozy and comfortable on long winter nights. It is warm and welcoming when stepping in from the rain. It is sexy and sizzling for those hot intimate moments. It’s no wonder a fireplace is the focal point of any room. And now, a Portuguese company has ...
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Oon Candlemaker – Beautiful Candles from Used Cooking Oil

You gotta love a company whose mantra is “We make people love their waste.” Oon Home Recycling Solutions is a Lisbon-based company developing innovative products to help us get more from our trash! Their first solution: the Oon Candlemaker. Transform your old cooking oil into fragrant decorative candles.
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Carbon Zero Catalog – Shop & Save the Planet at the Same Time

Portugal Confidential attended a hip little dinner party last night. Out on the terrace were these very cool glowing “lanterns”. Upon closer inspection, we learned they were actually clever little jars engineered with solar panels and LED lights. Portugal Confidential was very impressed. That’s when a guest spoke up and introduced the Carbon Zero Online shop and Catalog.