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Kristin Hunt

Kristin Hunt is a Senior Editor at Green Matters and a freelance writer all over. Follow her on Twitter: @kristin_hunt

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5 Ethically Sourced Furniture Companies For Your Next Home Makeover

These companies responsibly use resources for their sofas, tables, and chairs.

By Kristin Hunt
2 days ago
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How Do We Build a Better Air Conditioner?

Air conditioning use is on the rise worldwide. Will the tech catch up?

By Kristin Hunt
3 days ago
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8 Stunning Green Walls From Around The World

These gorgeous vertical gardens cover spaces in Milan and Mexico City.

By Kristin Hunt
7 days ago
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These Marine Scientists Are Finding Innovative Ways To Save The Coral Reefs

Could gene editing and "microfragmenting" help grow robust new reefs?

By Kristin Hunt
1 week ago
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How Shipping Container Restaurants Became The Latest Food Craze

Shipping container restaurants are a sustainable, stylish, and cost-effective alternative to brick and mortar.

By Kristin Hunt
1 week ago
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7 Easy Ways To Reduce Waste When You're Moving

Skip the packing peanuts and recycle, recycle, recycle.

By Kristin Hunt
1 week ago
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What Is A Cool Roof? A Pro Explains This Affordable, Energy Efficient System

Rory Stout explains how a "cool roof" drastically reduces energy costs in the summer.

By Kristin Hunt
1 week ago
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What Have The Climate Mayors Accomplished In The Past Year?

We spoke with Madeline Rogero, a Climate Mayor committed to meeting the Paris Agreement goals in Knoxville.

By Kristin Hunt
2 weeks ago
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Meet The Beekeepers Growing Hives On Rooftops And Their Own Backyards

As bee colonies dwindle, amateur apiarists are taking matters into their own hands with homegrown hives.

By Kristin Hunt
2 weeks ago
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13 Tasty Vegetarian Recipes For Meatless Monday

Even serious meat lovers will drool over these vegetarian dishes.

By Kristin Hunt
3 weeks ago
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How To Create An Upcycled Basket With Old Paper Bags

Repurpose your old grocery bags into a DIY fruit basket.

By Kristin Hunt
3 weeks ago
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10 Delightfully Weird Turtles For World Turtle Day

These oddballs have soft shells, pig noses, and green hair.

By Kristin Hunt
4 weeks ago
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Product Test: What's The Best Steel Water Bottle?

We assessed bottles from Klean Kanteen, S'well, MIRA, and Hydroflask and offered an ideal environment for each one.

By Kristin Hunt
1 month ago
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8 Eco-Friendly Party Supplies For A Sustainable Celebration

Swap your plastic forks for compostable cutlery.

By Kristin Hunt
1 month ago
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A CSA Farmer Explains Why You Should Sign Up For A Share This Summer

Through community supported agriculture, you can get fresh and local veggies every week.

By Kristin Hunt
1 month ago
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What Is Eco Fiction? These Books Imagine The Scary Future Of Climate Change

This literary genre shares DNA with sci-fi and fantasy novels.

By Kristin Hunt
1 month ago
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We Tried The Bleeding, Vegan 'Impossible' Burger

Is this buzzy plant-based meat as tasty as fans claim?

By Kristin Hunt
1 month ago
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What Are Parabens And Phthalates?

These controversial ingredients are in most of the hair care and makeup products we use.

By Kristin Hunt
1 month ago
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We Asked A Park Ranger What It's Really Like To Work In Nature

Lacey Cunningham shares stories from her 15 years at the NPS, and gives tips on how to enjoy the parks.

By Kristin Hunt
1 month ago
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A Sleep Doctor Tells Us How To Sleep Through The Summer Without AC

Dr. Jocelyn Cheng at NYU Langone offers low-tech solutions to beating the heat.

By Kristin Hunt
2 months ago
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Look Inside The Workspace Of A Sustainable Florist Shop

We stepped inside the offices of Petal by Pedal, a sustainable flower business that delivers by bike.

By Kristin Hunt
2 months ago
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How To Choose A Rain Barrel For Your Backyard

Everything you need to know on pricing, sizing, and assembly.

By Kristin Hunt
2 months ago
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Where To Donate Your Old Clothes, Shoes, And Glasses

Don't throw your used outfits out. Donate them to one of these GM-approved charities.

By Kristin Hunt
3 months ago
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Can Tiny Homes Solve Homelessness?

Cities and nonprofits across America are adopting a sustainable new model of affordable housing.

By Kristin Hunt
3 months ago
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We Tested 4 Green Cleaners For The Most Sustainable Solution

How are the surface cleaners from Seventh Generation, ECOS, Method, and Mrs. Meyer's?

By Kristin Hunt
3 months ago
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How To Create An Upcycled Vase With Nontoxic Paints

This simple DIY tutorial just requires an old wine bottle, tape, and paint.

By Kristin Hunt
3 months ago
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What Is Stone Wool? This Eco-Friendly Insulation Repels Fire And Water

The material is spun from volcanic minerals, and perfect for building.

By Kristin Hunt
3 months ago
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An Eco-Friendly Designer Tells Us How To Build A Clean Home

Robin Wilson uses sustainable building practices and materials to create clean homes.

By Kristin Hunt
4 months ago