The glow of city lights blotting out stars in the night sky has frustrated many a stargazer, but recent studies have shown that “light pollution”—defined as excess or obtrusive light at night—can actually have serious health effects, including a potential breast cancer link.
Monthly Archives: March 2018
Who would have thought that the comfy mattress you’ve been sleeping on for years contains dozens of potentially harmful substances and materials. Luckily for green-minded consumers, though, there’s never been a better time to find a truly “green” mattress.
Outdoor gear and clothing manufacturers are scrambling to find greener alternatives to PFCs to keep their jackets, boots and other gear from “wetting out.”
By focusing on making your touring adventures more service and education-based, rather than consumer driven, you can help to convert tourism into an impactful and meaningful journey for yourself and others.
Tighter Fuel Efficiency Standards: How They Can Help Reduce Emissions Bush & Obama Advances on Greener Driving at Risk Under Trump
New fuel efficiency standards introduced by George W. Bush and expanded significantly by Barack Obama are now at risk given the antipathy of the Trump administration towards cleaner, greener running engines.
Could Sustainable Aquaculture Be The Answer To The World’s Growing Hunger Epidemic? Eco-Friendly Fish Farming Full of Potential, Fraught With Risk
Even though sustainable aquaculture is a great idea, it doesn’t come with its risks — and farmers of marine life have to be careful tending to their precious flocks…
Can We Make Emergency Response More Eco-Friendly? First Responders Learning to Green Operations Before Disaster Strikes
We shouldn’t expect our first responders to be worrying about their environmental footprint while hard at work tending to an emergency; rather sustainability should be integrated into the emergency response system long before the alarm bells ring…
5 Eco-Friendly Ways To A Greener Workplace Thinking About Storage, Cleaning, Lighting, Waste Management Key to a Greener Workplace
By creating an eco-friendly example for others to follow, you can create a better reputation for your company while leaving a smaller carbon footprint.