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New Tech Aims To Make Purified Water Accessible For All

Unsafe drinking water is a concern for millions people all over the world. One company has developed a technology that aims to make drinking water not only safe, but healthy and accessible for everyone.

By Desiree Kaplan
4 days ago
Living

Designer Turns Factory Scraps Into Eco-Friendly Fashion

The fashion industry has come under fire for producing clothing quickly at the expense of natural resources. One designer hopes to create a different path as she rescues factory scraps and turns the fabric into clothes and accessories. 

By Desiree Kaplan
4 days ago
Living

Theory Is Using Ethical Wool To Make 100% Sustainable Suits

For their 20th anniversary, the company said they wanted to "look forward" rather than back. In the future, they saw the need for sustainably made clothing that considered the ethical implications of all its elements.

By Aimee Lutkin
1 week ago
Living

Dave Matthews' Wine Boasts Full Flavors And Sustainable Practices

Singer and environmentalist Dave Matthews has added winemaker to his resume. The California winery not only follows eco-friendly production guidelines, but it also contributes to environmental organizations.  

By Desiree Kaplan
1 week ago
Living

You Can Now Buy Shipping Container 'Tiny Homes' On Amazon

If you've ever wanted your own tiny home with no muss or fuss, you can buy one online for less than a down payment on most apartments.

By Aimee Lutkin
1 week ago
Living

This Earth-Friendly Alternative To Dry Cleaning Can Be Done At Home

Laundry detergents often harbor chemicals that are harmful to both users and the environment. Two friends decided to tackle the problem head on and create an eco-friendly and non-toxic option for washing clothes. 

By Desiree Kaplan
1 week ago
Living

This Paint Cools Your Home With The Power Of Sunlight

Israeli company SolCold has developed a high-tech paint that cools your home with sunlight, offsetting the economic and environmental cost of using air conditioning in hot summer months. 

By Tessa Love
2 weeks ago
Living

Students Build Solar-Powered Tiny House For Off-Grid Green Living

Tiny houses have long been a fan favorite for fantasy living, but a small home can be great for the environment, as they're easily outfitted for sustainable energy systems and can be far more easily built with recyclable materials.

By Aimee Lutkin
2 weeks ago
Living

Biogas Harnessed From Food Waste Can Power Homes

The startup SEab Energy is developing a system to turn would-be food waste into enough energy to power homes, supermarkets, and even hospitals.

By Tessa Love
2 weeks ago
News

Why Feeding Livestock Insects Could Help Save The Planet

The UK World Wildlife Fund has released a report detailing that we eat more protein that required, which leads to more deforestation for feed growth. Solutions to this problem include limiting our diet and giving animals sustainable alternatives.

By Brian Spaen
2 weeks ago
Living

This Plastic-Eating Mushroom Cleans Up Non-Biodegradable Waste

Researchers in Pakistan have stumbled upon a type of fungus that naturally eats certain kinds of plastics, offering a potential solution to the world's plastic waste problems.

By Tessa Love
2 weeks ago
Living

These Pet Products Are Safe For Your Furry Friends And The Environment

This Montana-based manufacturer is helping pups and cats everywhere live a green life. Focused on recyclable and sustainable choices, this company continues to make toys and beds that make your pet happy while diverting materials from landfills.

By Desiree Kaplan
2 weeks ago
Parenting

Why These Parents Designed An Eco-Friendly Baby Bottle

The non-toxic bottles are built to adapt and grow with babies as they develop, while also helping to keep  plastic out of landfills. 

By Desiree Kaplan
2 weeks ago
Living

Designers Upcycle Used Fire Hoses Into Eco-Friendly Accessories

This British company practices a sustainable business by upcycling retired materials, including fire hoses, to make sleek accessories, including belts, bags, and purses.

By Desiree Kaplan
3 weeks ago
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