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.
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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.
Public transportation is a crucial part of the solution to climate change. It can help reduce emissions of greenhouse gases and other pollutants while providing people with an efficient and affordable way to get around. Here’s how it can be a tool towards a carbon-neutral future.
Soil erosion might not be on everyone’s mind right now, but it can cause catastrophic disasters if we can’t find a way to control it. Soil erosion occurs when rainwater washes soil downwards from steep slopes of land. Thankfully, there are things you can do today if you want to do your part for the environment:
Thanks to global warming and rising pollution, the world is seeing an increasing number of wildfires. In fact, according to the World Resources Institute, the world has lost 3.6 million hectares of forest due to fires since 2000. So, what can you do about it?
CCS is seen as a critical technology for mitigating climate change, as it can potentially capture up to 90% of carbon dioxide emissions from power plants. Today we explore what it is, how it’s done, and the main benefits, challenges, opportunities, and potential future of this nascent industry.
Mining has been around for years and consistently received a negative score for the environment. However, emerging technologies are making environmentally friendly mining feasible.
So, what does that look like and what are some of the sustainable alternatives to traditional mining?
Seaweed is an often overlooked sea vegetable that packs a powerful nutritional punch. It is a good source of vitamins, minerals, and fiber and contains compounds that may help protect against cancer and other diseases. It’s also environmentally friendly, as it helps improve water quality and provides habitat for marine creatures. Discover the health and environmental benefits of this super-food including some yummy seaweed recipes!