Healthcare facilities will always create a significant amount of garbage, but eco-conscious medical providers can make small adjustments to be kinder to Mother Earth.
What Are The Environmental Impacts of the Shutdown? Furloughs at EPA, Park Service Jeopardize Environmental Protections
EPA has curtailed hazardous waste clean-up work, air quality inspections, and reviews of toxic substances as a result of the shutdown.
While climate change is already to starting to wreak havoc on the environment, new research shows it is also negatively impacting our respiratory health.
The Heavy Carbon Burden of Virtual Currency Electricity Needed To Process Bitcoin Transactions Will Rival Transportation Sector Emissions
Who knew that the fast-growing cryptocurrency Bitcoin could be a major source of greenhouse gas emissions as it becomes more mainstream?
Microplastics Are Everywhere – In Us Too What do beer, oysters, table salt, air & tap water have in common?
What do beer, oysters, table salt, air & tap water have in common? They’re all ways humans are ingesting microplastics, tiny bits of plastic waste.
Incorporating natural remedies that help promote better sleep into your daily life can have profound effects on your sleep cycle and support your health.
Scholarships Available for Recycling Coordinators to Attend May 2019 Regional Recycling Impact Workshop The Recycling Partnership and Northeast Recycling Council Join Forces To Host
The Northeast Recycling Council & The Recycling Partnership host first-ever Regional Recycling Impact Workshop: Scholarships Available for Municipal & Regional Recycling Coordinators to Attend
American Earth: An Anthology of Classic Environmental Writing From Thoreau to Leopold to Muir to Burroughs and Beyond
American Earth: Environmental Writing Since Thoreau gathers the best and most significant American environmental writing from the last two centuries…
Cartoon about climate change by Seppo Leinonen.
Eco-Friendly Dry Cleaners Use Liquid Silicone, Liquid CO2 But 80% of Industry Still Using Toxic "Perc" (Perchloroethylene)
Eco-friendly dry cleaners use liquid silicone or liquid CO2 instead of perc to get delicate fabrics clean without creating toxic pollution.
You can feel good about yourself and honor the planet by going minimalist in your kitchen in terms of tools and ingredients.
Taking simple steps to green up your workplace pays off in fewer absences and makes it easier for employees to focus on the work at hand.
Cartoonist Seppo Leinonen often addresses environmental topics in his work.
A good air purifier will clean your air, getting rid of things like dust, pollen, mold and more. That can help alleviate things like dry itchy eyes, sinus congestion, and more serious allergy ailments.
Eco-Friendly Trips: Seeing the World Without Trashing It Your travel is only as green as you make it
Eco-friendly trips are marked by travellers bringing less stuff and contributing to the local economy and off-setting emissions created getting there…
Is An Asteroid Strike Our Biggest Environmental Threat? Scientists can find them now but are years away from deflection capabilities
While astronomers can find and track most of the sizable space rocks in or near Earth’s orbit, preventing an asteroid strike on Earth is not yet possible…
Skipping Rocks Lab, a London-based sustainability-focused start-up, hopes to wean the world off plastic bottles with its Ooho edible water pods.
If you’re dreaming of a green holiday season this year, you’ll have to take care to shop and decorate with the planet in mind.
How to Save Energy — And Stay Warm — This Winter Tightening Up Your Home's Shell and Taking Indoor Precautions Are Key To Efficient Heating
Don’t fret the freeze: follow our low- or no-cost tips to make the most of your heating system and stay warm while saving energy this winter…
Ah, it’s that time of year again. Time to watch Lampoon’s National Christmas Vacation to get in the mood to see all of your extended family and give thanks for another great year. However, not only will you need extra chairs in the living room so that everyone can watch in awkward silence, but you’ll […]
Great green gifts for the environmentalist on your gift list this year….
Entertaining, enlightening books make for great gifts, so pick up The Nature Fix, The Biological Mind, The Omega Principle or The Evolution of Beauty…
Food-Borne Illness & Climate Change: What’s The Connection? Warming-Exaggerated Flooding, Drought Bad For Crops, Livestock
Warming-exaggerated flooding, drought and other weather extremes can lead to contamination of crops and livestock that in turn could make us sick.
Although the winter season is usually the dormant grass season, there are still plenty of things to do to care for your lawn.
Getting Off Opioids and Other Drugs With Nature’s Remedies Plant-Based Treatments All The Rage When It Comes To Addiction Recovery & Detoxification
All-natural plant-based treatments are all the rage when it comes to kicking addictions to everything from alcohol to opioids.
The Risks of Eating: Steering Clear of Foodborne Illness 100+ Years Beyond Upton Sinclair's The Jungle And Still Worried About What We Are Eating
It’s been 100+ years since the publication of Upton Sinclair’s The Jungle yet we are still worried about foodborne illness.
Is skiing dead due to global warming? It depends on whether we can get our carbon emissions in check by the middle of this century….
The Mental Health Benefits of Spending a Day in the Woods In Shakespeare's Words: "One Touch of Nature Makes the Whole World Kin"
While many conventional therapies effectually treat most mental health afflictions, spending even one day in nature can be of great benefit as well.
Swapping in organic toothpaste, swapping out mercury fillings, going paperless — there are lots of ways dentists can make their dental practices greener.
Tube-Free Toilet Paper: Is It Really Greener? Environmentalists Consider Tubeless TP At Least A Step In The Right Direction
Does the Scott brand’s “tube-free” toilet paper really save much paper or is it just another form of corporate greenwashing?