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- Stainless steel water bottles are functional and trendy.
How To Have An All-Natural Yard With Less WorkAll-natural yards are easier to maintain than you'd think.
Babcock Ranch Becomes First Solar-Powered Town In United StatesBabcock Ranch is a new town in Florida that is going to run on 100 percent solar power — and has the potential to power cities surrounding it.
This Tiny Egg-Shaped House Makes It Easy To Live Sustainably Off The GridThe Ecocapsule is an egg-shaped unit that is self-sustainable and allows you to live off the grid and create your own power with solar and wind energy.
Look Inside The Workspace Of A Sustainable Florist ShopLook Inside The Workspace Of A Sustainable Florist Shop
Artist Turns Discarded Plastic Bags Into Beautiful Faux-FlowersArtist William Amor upcycles discarded plastic bags into beautiful art.
A Sleep Doctor Tells Us How To Sleep Through The Summer Without ACNeurologist Dr. Jocelyn Cheng shares how to sleep in hot climates. without AC
This Sustainable Family Home Blends Into The U.K.'s Natural HabitatA sustainable family house in the U.K. — the Chalfont Home — has been built next to one of the most iconic conservation sites, the Rye Habour Natural Reserve.
This Energy-Efficient Cabin Was Also A Father And Son Building ProjectFather and son William and Daniel Yudchitz built a modular cabin near Lake Superior that was both energy efficient and sourced as sustainably as possible.
This Co-Living Space Is Designed for Women of Color Breaking Into TechSkyLab Boston is a tech and business incubator, that works with small businesses on "community awareness and education to further economic development.
The Easiest Way To Throw Your Own Zero-Waste BBQAn eco-friendly BBQ is totally possible.
How I Pulled Off A Zero-Waste Lifestyle For A Full YearI lived zero-waste for an entire year.
How To Create An Upcycled Basket With Old Paper BagsTurn paper bags into an upcycled basket with this fun DIY.
What Makes 'Clean' Beauty Products Clean? Here's What You Need to Know About Makeup ClaimsThe definition of "clean" beauty varies from brand to brand — here's what you need to know.
How to Make Your Own Zero-Waste, Non-Toxic Bar SoapLearn how you can make your own bar soap!
A Guide to Composting While Living in an ApartmentLearning to compost can be intimidating — especially if you live in a small space. This guide will help you get started.
5 Things to Change Now to Make Your Kitchen More Zero-Waste FriendlyThere are small steps you can make as you transition your kitchen to be more zero-waste friendly.
Oil-Free Cooking Basics: Why People Are Embracing the TrendHere are the basics on cooking oil-free, and the reasoning behind why you may want to try it.
7 Foods to DIY in the Blender to Reduce Your Plastic WasteUtilize your blender to make homemade versions of hummus, plant milk, ice cream, and more.
These 9 Vegan YouTubers Make Easy, Healthy, and Indulgent Plant-Based RecipesYouTube is filled with vegan recipe creators, and their cooking videos will keep you well-fed for breakfast, lunch, and dinner.
Zero-Waste Uses for Basil Around the HouseFind out different ways you can use basil around the house.
5 Tips to Get Kids of All Ages Involved in the KitchenTrain a young chef by getting your kid more involved in the kitchen, with these five steps.
Bulk for Beginners: How to Shop in the Grocery Store’s Bulk SectionThese tips are helpful for anyone who is new to shopping the bulk section — and wants to minimize their impact when it comes to their grocery shopping.
Meal Delivery Kits Are More Eco-Friendly Than They Seem, New Study SuggestsMeat delivery kits get a bad rap for all their plastic packaging, but a new study finds they produce less emissions than you'd think.
Reebok's Eco-Friendly 'Cotton + Corn' Sneakers Go VeganReebok has replaced the leather on its Cotton + Corn sneakers with cotton, making them more eco-friendly and animal-friendly.
9 Things That Can Go Completely DigitalCut back on your paper waste — and stay organized — by going digital when you can.
'Big Bang Theory' Star Melissa Rauch Releases Free Children's Book 'The Tales of Tofu,' Making Healthy Eating Fun and Accessible'The Big Bang Theory' actress Melissa Rauch just released her first children's book, 'The Tales of Tofu,' to teach kids about healthy eating.
Compostable Wild Grass Straws Are Vietnam's Newest Zero-Waste Straw OptionA Vietnam company is making compostable, chemical-free straws out of wild grass.
10 Zero-Waste Uses for Vinegar Around the HouseReduce your consumption of chemicals as well as your waste, and let good old vinegar help you around the house.
9 Zero-Waste Products That Turn Into PlantsThese products can all be turned into plants at the end of their life.
6 Tips for Shopping for Toilet Paper SustainablyWe spoke with Seventh Generation about how to choose the most eco-friendly toilet paper.
How to Make Nontoxic Toilet FizziesNontoxic toilet cleaner is easy to make, and much better for your home.
Finding Clean Beauty and Home Products at Target Just Got a Lot EasierTarget's new "Target Clean" label will make shopping for chemical-free home, beauty, and hygiene products much easier.
A Guide to Using Aloe Vera Plants Around the HouseCheck out all the ways you can use aloe vera around your home — and in your beauty routine.
9 Zero-Waste Thanksgiving TipsReduce the waste and environmental impact of your holiday meal by composting, shopping at a farmers market, and saving your leftovers.
How to Make Sustainable Dog Treats at HomeLearn how you can make your own DIY dog treats.
Everything You Need to Know About Growing Microgreens at HomeWant to grow microgreens at home? Here’s everything you need to know to get started.
TerraCycle Unveils First Nationwide Razor Recycling Program, And It's So Easy to ParticipateTerraCycle and Gillette have partnered to create a razor recycling program.
Zero-Waste Moms Join Forces for #GreenMomsWeek, Showing that Eco-Conscious Parenting Is Not About Perfection11 moms joined forces for #GreenMomsWeek on Instagram to show how zero-waste parenting is not about perfection.
Lebanon Organization Pioneers Eco Movement With the Middle East's First Zero-Waste ShopRecycle Lebanon's new zero-waste shop EcoSouk is already making a difference.
How These Luxury Vegan Makeup Brushes Can Amp Up Your Beauty and Skincare RoutineArtis tells Green Matters about the beauty company's animal-free makeup brushes.
How to Filter Water Without PlasticLearn how you can filter water — without any plastic.
ICYMI: 5 New Vegan Foods That Were Recently AnnouncedHere are five plant-based treats that recently hit the market, delighting vegans, vegetarians, and omnivores alike.
Planting 1.2 Trillion Trees Could Neutralize CO2 Emissions, Says EcologistResearchers found that tree planting could be the key to neutralizing emissions.
The U.K.'s First Certified Flushable Wet Wipes Are Finally HereNatracare is the first brand to receive the U.K.'s "Fine to Flush" certification for its flushable wet wipes.
Kristen Bell and Dax Shepard Announce Hello Bello, Their Affordable and Plant-Based Baby Care CompanyKristen Bell and Dax Shepard's Hello Bello has a goal of making healthy baby care products more accessible.
How to Naturally Whiten Your Teeth at HomeLearn how you can whiten your teeth at home — with all-natural options.
A Guide to Houseplants That Purify the AirThese houseplants will help you purify the air in your home — naturally!
A Guide to Using Eucalyptus Around the HouseAdding eucalyptus to your home has surprising benefits — check out the plant’s many uses.
Avocado Pits Are The Material of the Moment for Sustainable Single-Use Cutlery and StrawsMexico-based company Biofase constructs its single-use cutlery and straws out of bioplastics made from discarded avocado pits.