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Stunning 'Tree Tower' Brings Nature To Urban Toronto High-RiseThe Toronto Tree Tower is proving you don't have to give up nature and greenspaces just because you live in the city. The proposed 18-story high-rise incorporates staggered balconies hung with vegetation.
Every D.C. Resident Could Have Curbside Compost Pickup In 5 YearsOver the next five years, Washington, D.C. is rolling out curbside compost pickup for all residents, in an initiative that will result in an 80 percent waste reduction by 2032.
Curious About Garlic? Here Are The Health Benefits To Eating It RawFrom fighting viruses to boosting your immune system, eating garlic raw can have many different health benefits
The Surprising Ways Living In A City Helps The EnvironmentDespite what many people think, living in urban areas in smaller homes that are stacked close together is actually good for the environment
6 Meatless Meat Companies Changing The Way We Think About Vegan FoodNew companies that specialize in making Meatless meat continue to change the way people think about food and what they can eat
New To Shopping Organic? Here's What Every Green Shopper Needs To KnowGreenwashing is a big business and it is important for consumers to know when things are really organic or when a brand tries to hide something
Michigan University Uses Excess Mayonnaise To Generate PowerThe University of Michigan is using left over mayo to generate power from for resident halls.
5 Easy Ways To Create A Garden That Gives Back To The PlanetGardens can contribute to the planet, even in your front yard, with these simple tips.
Closed-Loop Farms Curb Emissions With Modular GreenhousesModular greenhouses equipped with closed-loop farms could be the way to curb more emissions.
Mashed Peas Are Here To Replace Your Avocado Toast ObsessionIf you are tired of having Avocado Toast every day then Mashed Peas can be a delicious and healthy alternative
Vermont Moves Toward Green Energy With Help From Utility CompanyGreen Mountain Power, a Vermont utility company, is changing how utilities do business by helping customers cut their energy costs as well as their environmental impact.
The 5 Easiest Ways To Beat The Summer Heat Without ACBeating the summer heat doesn't have to be a massive power hog and blasting the AC.
Green Hardware Store ‘TreeHouse’ Leads The Movement In Eco-Friendly RetailHardware store TreeHouse wants to be the leader in eco-friendly retail options.
Flower Subscription Company Focuses On Delivering Ethically Grown BouquetsLittle Bud Flowers is a new company who will deliver ethically grown flowers right to your door.
Transitioning To Sustainable Seafood? These Are The Most Eco-Friendly FishesEco-friendly fish are easier to find than you think. Here are the best fish to grab.
This Startup Recycles Cigarette Butts And Offers Vision Of Zero-Waste WorldTerraCycle will recycle old cigarette buts, one of the most unrecyclable items in the world.
India's First Solar Powered TVs Provide Entertainment To Families Without ElectricityIn India, low income families are receiving solar powered TVs to provide entertainment.
This German Startup Wants To Bring Vertical Farming Right To Your StoreInfarm wants to bring sustainable and vertical farming into supermarkets around the country.
Lebanon Leads Housing Revolution With Sustainable Tiny HomesLebanon is having a housing revolution by introducing tiny sustainable homes that are affordable.
The 3 Surprising Reasons Your Recycling Still Ends Up In A LandfillRecycling often doesn't go where people think, ending up in landfills and waterways instead of being reused.
How One Notebook Company Is Changing The Game When It Comes To Paper WastePaper saver is the first notebook that comes with zero pages inside to save paper from ending up as waste.
Smog-Eating Bikes Become Available To 20 Million People Through New PartnershipA new partnership has unveiled smog-eating bikes that clean the air as you ride them.
This Startup Gives Homeowners Opportunity To Design Their Own Solar RoofsHomeowners can now design custom solar roofing with this new startup focuses on custom solar energy options.
Pizza Place Transforms Into Bagel Shop By Using Leftover Oven HeatPizza on Earth is using the heat from their pizza ovens to transform into a bagel shop that is eco-friendly.
The Sunglasses Of The Future May Solar Power Our ElectronicsOrganic Photovoltaics Working Group have developed sunglasses that absorb energy to power our devices.
Molekule Air Purifier Destroys Indoor Air Pollution With UV RaysA new device by Molekule will purify air pollution with UV rays and is more efficient at zapping micro sized problems.
IKEA Vows To Curb Food Waste In Half Within The Next Three YearsThe popular restaurants in the IKEA stores are vowing to curb their food waste by half in the next few years.
New Online Supermarket Promises Organic, Non-GMO Products For $3 Or LessBrandless is pledging to offer eco-friendly products on their site for less than 3 dollars each.
Sustainable Designers Thrive In Costa Rica's Fashion HubCosta Rica is committed to sustainable industry as evidenced by the Costa Rica Fashion Summit, which was free of plastic and carbon emissions, as designers learned how to make fashion a greener industry.
These Luxury Homes In Texas Take The Work Out Of Going GreenThese Texas modern style houses are not only luxurious but also very sustainable at the same time
Nestlé Invests $6 Million To Keep Plastics Out Of LandfillsNestle is helping to keep more plastics out of landfills in their supply chain by investing $6 million
America's Food Waste Is Enough To Feed Most Of The Human PopulationA recent study shows that the United States is now wasting enough food every year to feed most of the rest of the world
How Trucks Full Of Orange Peels Helped Regrow Costa Rica's ForestDel Oro is helping regrow Costa Rican rainforests by distributing orange peel waste that will compost and restore nutrients to the deforested terrain.
How to Build a Capsule Wardrobe, According To The Woman Who Invented ItBuilding a capsule wardrobe is a good way to cut back on your waste when it comes to clothing.
Biodegradable Microbeads Could Change The Way Our Cosmetics Impact The PlanetMicrobeads are dangerous to watersupplies but these new biodegradable ones might be a solution.
This New ‘BatBnB’ Is Here To Save Bats And Their ReputationWith their numbers in decline, bats need all the help they can get. BatBnB seeks to address misconceptions about bats to help save them from mass extermination.
Bartending Duo ‘Trash Tiki’ Battles Food Waste With CocktailsIain Griffiths and Kelsey Ramage, two trash-talking bartenders from London who founded Trash Tiki in order to expand our global conversation about food waste.
Here's What Actually Happens When You Cut Dairy Out Of Your DietA comprehensive guide of what can happen when someone cuts dairy out of their diet completely and leans on alternative products
8 Nutritious Weeds You Can Eat Right Out Of Your Own YardAnother reason not to use herbicides in your garden is that a lot of the weeds that grown there are edible. Here are 8 such plants you can eat.
Google’s Push For Sustainability Includes Offering Employees Less Meat At LunchOne of the best ways to reduce one's carbon footprint is consuming less meat, so as part of Google's sustainability push, their cafes are serving up more plant-based options to employees.
New Project Gives Women The Chance To Lead Solar Power Industry In Rural NepalNepal has been given a chance to get solar energy in rural areas thanks to a new partnership.
Everything You Need To Know About The 'Aquafaba' Cocktail TrendBelieve it or not, the latest trend in vegan cocktails is using aquafaba — the liquid left behind after soaking of cooking legumes — to replace eggs in classic flip recipes and other drinks that contain eggs.
Here's What You Need To Know About The Farm-To-Table MovementFarm to Table is a term that is widely used in restaurants these days, but what does it actually mean and what are the benefits
How 2 Innovative Startups Are Finding New Ways To Revolutionize Food WasteFood waste has long been an issue and two startups are coming up with technology and methods to drastically reduce waste
How These 2 Breweries Produce Vegan Proteins, Not BeerWhile beer is usually synonymous with breweries, some have adopted the same methods to produce different vegan proteins
Want To Make Your Own Reusable Food Wrap? Here's How To Do It In 6 Easy StepsPlastic wrap is a waste but these easy steps will have you making your own food wraps in no time.
Company That Creates Leggings Out Of Waste Is The New Face Of Active WearRUMI X is the face of eco-friendly fashion and developed leggings made out of waste products.
This Brooklyn Eatery Gives New Meaning To Having 'Leftovers' For DinnerAn eatery in Brooklyn, New York uses leftovers to create all their meals.
Harvard Turns Prewar Home Into Green Building That Makes More Energy Than It UsesA building at Harvard is producing more energy that it uses now thanks to upgrades.
This Family Converted A School Bus Into A Tiny Home For 24/7 TravelA family converted an old school bus into a home that can travel wherever it pleases.