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In New Fashion Fad, Style Merges With SustainabilityAs new fashion fads and trends arise, there is a large focus on sustainability which is very encouraging for the planet and our well being
Why "BPA-Free" Alternatives Can Still Be ToxicJust because a product does not have BPA, it does not mean that is entirely safe so here is what to watch out for
Swiss Initiative Aims To Sweeten The Cocoa Industry With Sustainable FocusThe cocoa industry is trying to move towards sustainable options in Switzerland.
Upcoming Sustainability Summit To Address Social Impact Of FoodAt the next Sustainable Foods Summit, the topic of social impact of food will be the main topic of discussion
Unilever Invests $9.2M In New Organic Meal-Kit Service Sun BasketOrganic meal kit service Sun Basket has just raised almost $10 million from Unilever in an effort to bring people better ingredients to their home
Lush Is Packaging Their Products In Ocean Pollution To Help Clean Up The BeachesCosmetic company Lush is using ocean pollution as the packaging of their products.
Häagen-Dazs Makes Every Vegan's Dreams Come True With 4 New Dairy-Free FlavorsOne of the largest ice cream makers Häagen-Dazs introduced 4 new dairy-free flavors to their lineup.
'Shopkids' Offers Global Marketplace for Organic Kids' ClothesOrganic kids clothing shopping is easier now thanks to the new marketplace for organic children's clothes 'Shopkids.'
Drinking Coffee May Help You Live Longer, According To New ResearchIt turns out your morning cup of Coffee could actually help you live longer.
Innovative Solar Paint Turns Your Entire Home Into A Renewable Energy SourceThese new innovative solar paint can turn a normal home into a renewable source of energy.
Excited For Summer Vacation? Here Are 6 Easy Tips To Greenify Your TravelsMake your trips this summer even greener with these 6 easy tips to turn travel eco-friendly.
This Folding Electric Bike Is Here To Reinvent Your Daily CommuteThe Bromptom folding electric bike enables commuters to switch from manual to electric with the push of a button and can travel up to 50 miles at 15 mph without a pedal stroke.
This Company Is Upcycling Chicken Feathers To Create Housing InsulationByproducts of the meat industry: leather, glue, gelatin, certain textiles are being turned into housing insulation.
From Toilet-to-Table: How One Wastewater Project Could Solve The Drought In CaliforniaHuman wastewater is being treated and sold to farmers in California in an effort to combat the droughts that have come through the area
This Is The Easiest Way To Tell If Your Coffee Is Good For The PlanetIf you want to know if the coffee you drink every day is good for the planet, follow these easy steps and discover for yourself
McDonald’s Unveils Brand New Vegan Burger In NorwayMcdonalds chains in Norway have just unveiled burger alternatives for Vegans and the reviews have been very positive
LA School District To Offer Vegan Lunch Options For StudentsVegan lunches are being tested for students in a district in Los Angeles and so far the results have been very positive
The Truth Behind The Toxins In Your Nail PolishNail polish and many other makeups have so many chemicals that are very harmful for humans and here is what you should watch out for
This DIY Hot Tub Is The Eco-Friendly Way To Upgrade Your YardYards just got a little more eco friendly with this self-made hot tub in a front yard.
Maggots May Offer Missing Link Between Food And WasteResearchers have began to study maggots to find some sort of correlation between certain foods and how much waste they produce
Move Over, Recycled TP: Bamboo Is Here To Save Your Behind One Wipe At A TimeRecycled toilet paper might be a thing of the past as bamboo alternatives are quickly rising and hitting the market
How Overcoming The 'Pringles Factor' Helps Companies Go GreenPringles has become synonymous with non recyclable packaging and companies are trying to not follow in their footsteps
Healthiest Way To Cook Mushrooms? In A Microwave, Study SaysStudies are showing that microwaving mushrooms is actually the healthiest way to cook them since it unlocks vitamins
This Danish School Is Covered In 65,000 Square Feet Of Bright Aqua Solar PanelsAt the Copenhagen International School – Nordhavn, solar panels are part of the aesthetic. There, 12,000 blue-green photovoltaics cover almost the entire exterior
New Vegan Restaurant Vows To Donate All Profits To CharityIn addition to their commitment to sustainability, a new NYC vegan restaurant called P.S. Kitchen is also committed to donating all profits to charity.
The Essential Checklist For Every Bride Who Wants An Eco-Friendly WeddingFor brides who dream of a beautiful but also eco-friendly wedding, this checklist is absolutely essential
5 Sustainable Inventions That Could Save The PlanetInnovations and inventions continue to be made that can make things more sustainable and ultimately help save our planet
NYC 'Teaching Garden' Gives Kids Farm Life Without Leaving The Cityjust because they're growing up in the city doesn't mean NYC schoolkids can't learn about sustainable agriculture. Through GrowNYC's Teaching Garden on Governors Island, students can learn about organic gardening.
New Palm Oil Guidelines Ensure Promises Translate Into Eco-ActionIn an effort to keep ecosystems in tact and help the environment, sweeping new guidelines and legislation against Palm oil are being passed
Tesla's Tiny House Tour Hits The Road In AustraliaThe Tesla Tiny House Tour is winding through seeral of Australia's major cities. Get the detail on the sustainable living option Tesla has come up with.
In An 'All-In' Commitment to Sustainability, Ikea Expands Supply-Chain ControlLarge corporations are making huge pledges to make their full operations completely sustainable in the next 10 years
The Age Of The Sustainable Shave Is Back And Better Than EverThe garbage that the shaving industry produces is staggering but there might be some sustainable alternatives on the horizon
Avocado Toast Isn't Great For The Planet—But Won’t Be For LongAvocado toast has always been a healthy snack but has not always been that great for the planet, but that is about to change
These Are The 10 Most Sustainable Cities In The United StatesLooking for the greenest places to live in the United States. Here are the most sustainable U.S. cities according to how closely they follow Agenda 2020's Sustainable Development Goals.
Today’s Seniors Turn To Tiny Homes To Live Out Their Golden YearsTiny homes can be a more affordable and more liberating for seniors to live out their golden years than nursing homes would be
Co-Housing Is The Latest Take On Eco-Friendly Community LivingCo-housing is an eco-friendly living trend that can help you reduce the amount of waste you produce and even combat loneliness.
These Tiny Beads Remove A Toxic Sunscreen Chemical From OceansThe UV-blocking chemicals in sunscreen do enormous damage to coral reefs, but new beads made from algae and lobster shells can absorb the substances from the water.
Eating Chocolate May Be Good For Your Heartbeat, According To New ResearchChocolate could have many benefits to a persons heartbeat and other bodily functions that were not previously discovered
How Green Rooftops May Solve The Stormwater Crisis In HobokenA green rooftop initiative in Hoboken is collecting and analyzing data to determine the best way to combat the stormwater runoff issues urban areas suffer.
Elon Musk Just Revealed The First Official Look At SpaceX's Sleek SpacesuitGet a look at the spacesuit for future SpaceX passengers. Elon Musk just unveiled the sleek suits, which look to be straight out of a superhero movie.
Why Urban Trees Can Save Cities $500 Million Annuallya new study says cities can save $500 million a year with urban tree initiatives. Tree cover saves $35 per person by lowering heating and cooling costs, stopping water runoff, and reducing wind speeds.
Anthony Bourdain Takes On Global Food Waste In New DocumentaryIn his newest documentary, Anthony Bourdain takes on the global food waste problem, one of the biggest culprits in climate change as well as a contributor to food insecurity.
Why Designers Are Using Fruits And Vegetables To Dye Their ClothesFragmentario, a natural dye company based in Brooklyn is using fruits and vegetables as natural pigments for clothing.
The Fashion Industry Turns To Produce To Create Sustainable FabricsSustainable fabrics are being created from fruit and vegetable based materials as the fashion industry gets more sustainable
Why It's Time For Americans To Embrace The Bathroom BidetIt is time for Americans to start embracing bidets in the bathroom like the rest of the world has
These Are The Best Houseplants For Filtering The Air In Your HomeHouseplants can filter air as well as anything in your home and these plants do the best job of it
Zero Waste Challenge: How to Go Garbage-Free This MonthPeople are taking a challenge to go garbage free this month and there are a lot of tips that you can follow
People Are Building Their Own Tesla Powerwalls Out Of Laptop Batteriesa Tesla Powerwall costs $8,000, but some industrious tech DIYers are constructing their own out of laptop batteries. Learn how it's done.
Kenya Passes World's Toughest Plastic Bag Ban To Fight PollutionKenya is leading the charge to rid the oceans of plastic with a plastic bag ban that supercedes any other initiative in the world in terms of the penalties for violating the law.
GrubTubs Turns Restaurant Waste Into Nutrient-Dense Animal FeedGrubTubs is putting restaurant food scraps to use.