Committing to a low-waste or no-waste lifestyle is, well, a big commitment. You might think you need to do a massive, all-at-once overhaul, but that really is not the case. In fact, it is so much easier and more manageable (and more cost-effective) to make tiny swaps in your everyday. After all, tiny, more sustainable swaps end up making a big difference. Trust us – the planet will thank you.
The Great Green Wall is a huge tree planting project aimed at stopping desertification in the Sahel region of Africa. With climate change, this region faces greater threats of drought and severe water shortage. We hope you’ll not only get inspired, but support the changes going on in Africa.
There’s a lot of confusion out there as far as what the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) guidelines for taking water bottles on a plane actually are. Can you bring an empty glass bottle on a plane? Likewise, can you bring a stainless steel water bottle? Do the bottles always have to be empty? We’re demystifying these common airplane travel questions and more.
Read how sustainable development started and why it’s here to stay. We introduce a handful of business leaders, sustainability influencers and youth activists who are making sure sustainability in business won’t go away anytime soon.
When China started banning plastic imports, America questioned whether the recycling system is working. Find out the full story behind the American recycling crisis and learn how to make smart recycling decisions.
Living on a homestead in the Gila National Forest comes with many surprising benefits. We interviewed sustainability lifestyle experts Scott and Rachael Johnston to learn more about their blog, Planted in the Woods.
There are actually 5 ocean gyres that collect plastic, even though the Great Pacific Garbage Patch has attracted the most attention. In this article, we explore 7 ways the 5 gyres have captured our imaginations and spurred us to take action against ocean plastic.
Eco-friendly products provide health, wellness and environmental benefits. When you choose eco-friendly products for the home, you can cut down on waste and eliminate free radicals and toxins used in many conventional products. In this list, you’ll find the best eco-friendly items for updating your stock of cleaning, kitchen, storage, beauty and bath products.