These days everyone is trying to find out a better way to save the environment. Here is a way that some are coming up with ways to use recycled cotton, which helps the environment tremendously. In the reception area in the MyDyer facility in Long Beach, Calif., there’s a sign noting how many kilowatt hours of energy the factory’s rooftop solar panels generate daily. The sign also notes how much energy has been generated since the LEED Gold Standard–certified facility first opened 2½ years ago. Today, the location generates 150 percent of its energy needs.