Java-Log: Recycled Coffee Grounds

by Justin Thomas •

These packaged fireplace logs are made from recycled coffee grounds. The Java-Log, by Robustion Products, is the product of a discovery by engineer Rod Sprules that coffee grounds burn hotter than regular firewood. Java-Logs also emit a faint coffee aroma and create less soot and CO2 emissions. You can find a Java-Log for about $2.50 at Whole Foods, and other …


Innocuous and Efficient: Stapleless Staplers

by Justin Thomas •

Stapleless Staplers are a more efficient way to bind paper. The models available today are designed for small binding tasks (5-7 pages max). The stapler seen above is available for about $21 from Amazon. Other models are be seen here.