Home News

News

Keep up-to-date with what’s happening to our planet with the latest environment news and editorial on environmental issues.

Renewable energy consumption in the US

US Renewable Energy Consumption Reaches Record High

The rise of Eco-consumerism fueled sustainable markets. Now, companies must adopt renewable energy sources to remain competitive in their fields. Brand image and customer loyalty improvements partially drove clean energy sales over the past year.
is watering plants with softened water good or bad

Is Watering Plants With Softened Water Good Or Bad?

Whilst softening hard water will likely benefit you and your household, the same can’t be said for your garden. In fact, watering your garden, plants and soil with softened water is actually detrimental to their health.

Own a Pet? The Environmental Impact Could be Worse Than You Think

However much adorable and lovable these animals are, research has shown that pets leave a significant carbon footprint in the environment mainly due to their eating habits. So, how do you mitigate the negative environmental impact of pet ownership? Consider these suggestions and alternatives.
Eco-Friendly Alternatives to Ziploc Bags

8 Eco-Friendly Alternatives to Ziploc Bags

There are plenty of natural and Eco-friendly alternatives to Ziploc bags. From Lunchskin sandwich bags to Vegan food wraps, here are eight options you can try out.
“Humanization” of Pet Products

8 Ways To Be An Eco-Friendly Dog Owner

How can a dog be bad for the environment? Aren't they part of it? Although they may be animals, our dogs aren't like wild wolves. They aren't adapted to the natural environment, but rather to human needs and desires which, as anyone concerned about the environment know, can often get out of control in our consumer driven culture. So how do you re-orient pet ownership to be more environmentally friendly?
Cope in extreme heat

How to Cope in Extreme Heat [And What Not to DO]

Global warming is pushing heatwaves and other extreme weather events to extreme records. Even as we cut carbon emissions, we must start learning how to live with the effects of climate change. Here are a few tips to help you cope during a heatwave.
e-waste problem

The E-Waste Problem and How To Help [Infographic]

According to a UN report, by 2050, the global electronic waste generated each year will have doubled from 50 million metric tonnes in 2020 to 110 million metric tonnes. As our collective adoption of technology and electronics continues to grow, so does the amount e-waste that's building up around the globe. Learn why e-waste is terrible for the environment and what you can do about it.
solar energy - US renewables

8 Business Opportunities in the Solar Industry

As financial institutions divest from fossil fuels and world governments commit to climate objectives, investment in renewables is guaranteed to grow. Renewables are establishing themselves as a fundamental component of our models of the future. Here are business opportunities in solar and how you can profit from them.
sustainable business

How Sustainable is Your Business? The 10 Questions You Need to Answer

The ground is shifting from mere talk to concrete action around business sustainability. So, how do you evaluate your organisation's green efforts? These ten questions provide a great starting point.
organic lifestyle

3 Steps to an Organic and Sustainable Lifestyle at Home

An organic lifestyle is more sustainable, saves you some money, protects your health and preserves the environment. These are just a few ways to live an organic lifestyle.

Related

Popular Today