The perpetual worry about the growing hole in the ozone layer seems to have vanished from the collective consciousness. It seemed like everyone was talking about it for a while and suddenly stopped. What happened to that ominous hole in the ozone layer and why should its absence from conversation give us hope?
Here are five facts about plastic and its impact on the planet that will make you think twice before using that disposable coffee cup or straw.
In the age of social media, it's easy for rumors and half-truths to circulate and gain traction. This can be risky on complex topics like climate change. That's why we're here to plainly debunk some of the most popular myths about climate change.
3D printing technology is rapidly evolving, and its capabilities are constantly expanding. New materials with unique properties are being developed and made available for use in 3D printers. Combined with advances in software and hardware, there are now virtually limitless possibilities for us to produce using this technology. Here are some of the nifty ways 3D printing is solving some of our most intractable environmental problems.
Water scarcity is a significant problem facing many parts of the world today. With the global population only expected to rise in the coming years, it's increasingly critical to find ways to conserve and reduce water consumption. Greywater recycling is one such way to tackle the water crisis, so let's look at what it is and how it can fix our water problems.
As the world becomes increasingly aware of the need to protect the environment, businesses are under pressure to adopt greener practices. But it's not just about doing the right thing – there are compelling economic reasons for businesses to go green. Here are six of the most important:
A carbon footprint is the total amount of greenhouse gas emissions from an individual, organization, event, or product. Learn the upsides and downsides of tracking your carbon footprint and easy ways to offset your emissions.
Most people believe that the best way to safeguard our planet for future generations is to reduce the amount of energy we are using so that we limit the...
Recycling has been a key part of sustainability efforts in developed countries for decades. It’s a tried-and-true, effective way to reduce waste and prolong the life of valuable resources — right? Well, it’s not that simple. Let’s see how effective recycling truly is at cutting back on waste and helping the environment.
These 4 design tips will help ensure your newborn is being kept safe and healthy in an eco-friendly nursery.
Food waste accounts for up to 29% of the amount of trash each year in the US. Here are 9 effective ways to reduce your food waste at home.
There are several inexpensive and non-toxic methods you can use to unclog drains in your home with ingredients you probably already have in your cabinets.
However you choose to while away the colder winter months, careful consideration of what to burn in the fireplace is one way to make greener choices.