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Which Diet Has the Least Environmental Impact on Our Planet?

Findings from several studies have pointed to the vegan diet being the best for the environment. A vegan diet is one that excludes all animal products, including meat, dairy, and even honey. Why is it the least destructive diet for the planet? Let’s examine the findings from research on the topic.
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Best Ethical Sneakers

In a quest to help consumers buy ethical sneakers - sneakers made using fair trade practices and ethical, ecological standards - here is a compilation of our favorite ethical sneakers brands. These sneakers not only reduce our carbon footprint on the planet but also help lighten our conscience.
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What You Should Know Before Starting A Vegan Diet

A vegan diet is one that excludes all animal products. Some people often confuse it with a vegetarian diet but while vegetarians steer clear of meat, a vegan diet excludes meat, eggs, milk & milk products, honey, and all other animal-derived ingredients. Regardless of what your motivation is, if you’re looking to make the switch, here’s what you should know before starting a vegan diet.
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The Beginner’s Guide to Carbon Offsetting

What is carbon offsetting? How can you go about it as an individual, household or group? What are the benefits, shortcomings and challenges? This simple guide explores those and more questions to help you become more aware about environmental preservation.
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Celebrating Thanksgiving the Eco-Friendly Way

Thanksgiving is part of a wonderful time of the year with family and friends, leaving us filled with gratitude (and good food)! There are always ways to celebrate time-honoured traditions like Thanksgiving gatherings in a more eco-friendly way.
Best Eco-Friendly Light Bulbs

The Best Eco-Friendly Light Bulbs + Ways to Reduce Light Pollution

Did you know that light bulbs can be harmful to planet Earth? In fact, some contain mercury, which can be hazardous if not properly discarded. While some light bulbs have a shorter lifespan than others, which increases the amount of glass in landfills.  Moreover, artificial light from light bulbs causes light pollution, which can disrupt nighttime ecosystems and makes it difficult for humans to see the night sky.  In this post, we’ll discuss the most environmentally friendly light bulbs and ways you can reduce light pollution.
Vegan Pumpkin Pie

Vegan Pumpkin Pie Recipe

This vegan pumpkin pie is not only appealing to a wide variety of folks with food restrictions and allergies, but is simple to create – the perfect concoction to...
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7 Sustainable Business Ideas for Eco-Entrepreneurs

Green industry business is a booming opportunity for eco-entrepreneurs around the world. In developing countries, many people are turning to green business as a way to provide sustainable livelihoods and improve their quality of life. Learn what green businesses are, and find 7 sustainable business ideas for Eco-entreprenuers in this infographic.
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The Best Ways to Reduce VOCs in Your Home

The quality of air you breathe is essential to your health. While you may be aware of outdoor pollutants and chemicals in office buildings, don’t forget to check the air quality of your home, too.  Some of the most common toxic chemicals found in indoor air are volatile organic compounds (VOCs). Many common household products can emit VOCs, damaging your air quality and your health.  Here’s everything you need to know about how to reduce VOC levels in your home.
Eco Un-Friendly Habits

6 Eco Un-Friendly Habits You Need to Stop Now!

Being environmentally friendly can be hard work, but once you kick some of those bad habits and get some new ones, it’s usually pretty smooth sailing. But, there are still a few lingering habits some of us haven’t even thought about yet! Let’s take a look at some of the un-environmentally habits that you probably are still doing, and how to stop doing them!

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