Designing Public Restrooms With The Earth In Mind Cutting Water, Electricity, Disinfectant Use Is A Start
Public restrooms use significant amounts of water and electricity. Fortunately, alternatives exist that can make them far more environmentally friendly.
New Technologies Could Revolutionize Waste Cleanup & Disposal Environmentalists Hope For A Cleaner, Greener, Trash-Free Future
New technologies promise to revolutionize waste cleanup & disposal, and sooner the better as the health of our environment hangs in the balance.
The focus of this year’s Earth Day is species protection given we are heading for the Sixth Great Extinction on the planet if we don’t do something about it
Community gardens are flourishing across the U.S. & helping people eat healthier, connect with nature and lower their carbon footprints.
Eco-Friendly Recovery: Kicking Opioids & Other Drugs Naturally All-natural treatments and lots of outdoors exposure could be keys to recovery
Those who struggle with drug abuse are continuing to find their way into recovery programs that focus on naturally kicking opioids and getting outdoors.
Restructuring our food system and diversifying our diets would to be friendlier to the environment would go a long way toward solving our climate woes.
Given the grown-ups aren’t doing much to combat global warming, kids in the U.S. and beyond are leading the charge to save the world for their own future.
Our beloved pets are family members, so we should treat them with as much respect especially when it comes to feeding and caring for them.
Nowadays you don’t have to expose your beloved family pets to the harsh synthetic pesticides of yore in the flea collars we give our pets.
Cats As Predators: Fluffy’s Cute, But She’s Killing Neighborhood Birds Even pet cats can't help their instincts — and bird populations are suffering accordingly
Even pet cats can’t help their predatory instincts. When you set them loose in the neighborhood, local bird populations are bound to suffer.
Editors’ Picks for a Greener Spring Sustainable Stuff from WRAPTIE, REI, HOKA, Silent Pool & CleanWell
Sustainable Stuff from WRAPTIE, REI, HOKA, Silent Pool & CleanWell…
Studies are mixed about whether permanent hair dye causes cancer, but there is no doubt that conventional formulas contain carcinogenic ingredients.
When completing a home renovation, it’s important to consider the type of materials that are going into your home and making sure they are locally sourced.
Drying Up: The Fresh Water Crisis in Florida New Book from John Dunn Is A Wake Up Call For Floridians
Drying Up: The Fresh Water Crisis in Florida is a wake-up call and a hard look at what the future holds for those who call Florida home.
Home of the Future: Almost Here Today? Green upgrades soon to be the new normal once California goes "zero net emissions" in 2020
With California leading the way mandating all new residential construction meet strict “net zero emissions” standards beginning in 2020, the home of the future is almost here.
It’s hope-inspiring that a bipartisan bill introduced in the House could save our children and grandchildren from the growing climate disaster.
If you are putting together a business plan, why not incorporate sustainability from the get go so everyone knows you mean business about efficiency.
The World Is Greening, But Not For Us China, Pakistan, Australia, Brazil Among Nations Leading By Example
China, Australia, Pakistan, Brazil and other countries have undertaken massive reforestation campaigns, but the United States? Not so much.
In Frog Pond Philosophy: Essays on the Relationship Between Humans and Nature, Strachan Donnelley traces the connections between influential figures such as Aldo Leopold and Charles Darwin…
Most dogs love being free to run in the yard, but the same fertilizers that keep grass healthy may also be contributing to the uptick in canine cancers.
Native plants, drip irrigation, composting and all-natural pest deterrents: these are the pillars of an eco-friendly garden.
As women around the world tirelessly work to create a better planet, it’s crucial to encourage them in. these efforts to open up greater hope for the earth.
EV Swap: Convert Your Old Junker Into An Electric Car? Classic VWs, Porsches Make For Best "DIY Teslas"
There’s never been a better time to convert an old car into an emissions-free electric vehicle (EV), but some models are better suited than others.
Optimism In the Face of Crisis: There Is No Planet B Mike Berners-Lee's new book plots a practical path forward despite the challenges
In There Is No Planet B, Mike Berners-Lee offers practical & inspiring ideas to help us thrive despite the mounting environmental threats to our existence.
Changing Policies To Support Corporate Social Responsibility Future profits might depend on present-day choices by your business
Corporations that craft thoughtful environmental policies supporting sustainable ideals are more likely to receive support from younger generations.
Low-Carbon Diet: The Easy Way To Fight Global Warming Reducing Red Meat, Exotic Fruits & Processed Foods Key To Reducing Carbon Footprint
Feeding ourselves causes a third of all CO2 emissions, so adopting a low-carbon diet is one way each and every one of us can fight global warming.
Toad Tunnels Help Amphibians Win At Real-Life “Frogger” It's life and death for frogs trying to cross the road
Biologists are adopting what they learned building wildlife crossings to building “toad tunnels” to help amphibians win at a real-life game of “Frogger”..
Is Cross Breeding Wildlife Species Really A Good Idea? Not everyone agrees that playing God is worth the risks
Is cross-breeding wildlife to make things like zorses and wolphins really such a good idea? What are the ramifications for the environment?
We’ve found a few eco-friendly DIY pesticides that will keep your garden bug free and allow you to continue to call your garden “organic.”
Organic food may be a trend, but it is in the same way that eating less meat and trying to be eco-friendly are trends. Who wouldn’t want to join in?