Michelle Jalowski | Feb 19, 2009 | Clothing and Accessories |
What do you think of when you hear 'green fashion'? Bamboo fibers? Organic cotton? Plastic bag shoes? Green fashion is actually all of these things - and more. The fashion industry is often criticized by environmentalists as being frivolous and self-absorbed. Not necessarily so.
Julie Reitz | Feb 6, 2009 | Gardening |
This Valentine's Day, consider the carbon footprint of non-organic flowers. Organic flowers to not contain chemicals which are unhealthy and harm the soil, and are often grown locally.
Julie Reitz | Feb 2, 2009 | Home-Bed and Bath |
Choose an organic mattress to minimize exposure to harmful chemicals, toxins, and volatile organic compounds (VOCs).
Chryso D'Angelo | Jan 27, 2009 | Food and Dining |
Buying and eating sustainable seafood results in better health - less toxins, pollutants and chemicals in your body, and helps the oceans maintain healthy fish populations.
Brianna Marquart | Jan 26, 2009 | Home Electronics and Appliances |
Energy efficient refrigerators for renters.
Benjamin Bliumis | Jan 22, 2009 | Food and Dining |
Eating local organic food is good for you and the planet.
Jessie Mee | Jan 20, 2009 | Green Residences |
Support businesses that are based in LEED certified buildings, and encourage friends and family to consider LEED when looking to buy a new home. LEED stands for Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design.
Julie Reitz | Jan 12, 2009 | Cars and Transportation |
Hybrid is not the only criteria - choose a new car that is both better for you and the environment.
Chryso D'Angelo | Jun 30, 2009 | Personal Care Products |
It's summer and the sun is out - be sure to choose natural and organic sunscreens and stay away from those containing harmful chemicals - it is safer for you and better for the environment.
Yuka Yoneda | Jan 5, 2009 | Food and Dining |
There are many ways to reduce waste when ordering take out.