It's no secret that the world has a food waste problem. Every year, billions of pounds of perfectly good food end up in landfills, where it decomposes and emits methane, a powerful greenhouse gas. Not only does this have a major impact on the environment, but it also means that people are going hungry while food is being wasted. This is a critical issue that needs to be addressed. The solutions start right in your kitchen.
There are four main types of electric cars: battery electric vehicle (BEV), plug-in hybrid electric vehicle (PHEV), hybrid electric vehicle (HEV), and hydrogen electric vehicles (fuel cell). We dig into what each of these types mean below.
While most of us are only thinking about our workout routine, have you ever thought about a cleaning routine for your at-home gym? When we’re in the comfort of...
Installing a water filter in your home is the perfect way to simultaneously improve your drinking water while lowering your environmental impact. A good water filter will also save you money on drinking water costs.
A key part of healthy living is the air you breathe — whether that’s indoors or outdoors. While there isn't much you can do about the pollution in your city or neighborhood, you can take control over the air in your own home. This infographic shows the best plant choices to keep in your home for cleaner indoor air.
With winter finally here, one of the concerns that homeowners frequently voice is how to keep certain pests-like mice and roaches- far away from their homes. While using insecticides will work, there are plenty of organic, Eco-friendly pest control methods that are easy to whip up and safer to use than their bottled counterparts. Here's a list of 5 all natural remedies for 5 common pests.
Going on roadtrips in an electric vehicle can be challenging at times. It requires proper planning, including locating charging stations along your route. Not all electric vehicles are created equal. Indeed, some are better for longer trips than others. Below we've compiled the best tips to make your journey more accessible and enjoyable.
Green homes are a green trend that is gaining popularity in the U.S. What's a green home and how is it different from a regular home? And how can an Eco-friendly green home help you reduce your carbon footprint, your living expenses and increase your quality of life? This article discusses the benefits of having a green home and offers 15 green home ideas to help get started down the path towards living greener!
Closet and dresser cleanouts can be a cathartic experience. Getting rid of clothes that no longer fit or are no longer your style is a great way to whittle down your wardrobe to include only the pieces you love and really wear. Taking tops and pants to a donation site or clothing drive is a fairly common practice, but women are often left with the question: what do I do with old bras? Luckily, there are many ways to reuse, recycle or donate bras instead of tossing them in the garbage. We share a few of those tips below: