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- If you're interested in living sustainably on a houseboat, here's everything you need to know about how eco-friendly the lifestyle actually is.
How to Humanely Remove a Beehive From Your HomeBees are endangered, essential pollinators, so it's important to use only humane methods when attempting to remove a beehive from your property.
6 Eco-Friendly Dog Beds to Keep Nap Time SustainableThese eco-friendly dog beds will help keep your dog’s nap time as planet-friendly as possible.
Eco-Friendly Hair Ties and Scrunchies to Get You Through Bad Hair Days, SustainablyThese eco-friendly hair ties and scrunchies will get you through any bad hair day, sustainably.
If You Stream Your Music, Here's What You Should Do With All Those Old CDsNowadays, most people stream their music digitally. But what are you supposed to do with your old CDs? Here's how to recycle, resell, or reuse them.
2021’s Dirty Dozen and Clean Fifteen Are Here, With New Pesticide-Laden Veg (Exclusive)The 2021 Dirty Dozen and Clean Fifteen have been unveiled by the EWG, advising U.S. shoppers on what produce to buy organic.
Spring Is Approaching — Here's How to Transplant Your Green Babies OutsideSowing seeds is relatively simple — if done properly — but how do you transplant an adult plant? Spring is approaching, so we're delving into the process.
Zero-Waste Lip Balms — Natural, Cruelty-Free, and Vegan OptionsThere are endless zero-waste lip balms that are also cruelty-free, vegan, made with natural ingredients, and plastic-free!
Treat Your Dry Winter Scalp with These Natural RemediesIt's completely natural to suffer from a dry scalp during the cold winter and spring months, but these natural remedies will banish those itchy flakes.
How to Get Started Urban Gardening, What to Buy, and MoreWant access to fresh-grown produce right at your home but live in a city? Urban gardening is a small-space solution that only requires a rooftop.
Front Loaders Versus Top Loaders: Which Type of Washing Machine Is More Sustainable?Laundry can significantly impact the environment, and front loaders and top loader washers have a different impact — keep reading to learn more.
Simple Steps to Make Your Own Backyard Compost Bin: A Beginner's DIY GuideLooking to compost natural waste, but not sure how to get started? Here's a guide on creating your own DIY outdoor compost bin for your backyard.
Big on Gardening? What You Should Know About GlyphosateIs glyphosate safe for humans? The herbicide has attracted a decent amount of attention in recent years for many possible negative side effects.
Everything You Need to Know About Natural InsecticidesAre natural insecticides safe? Although they're meant to keep away pests, they can still potentially harm gardeners and local residents alike.
Why Your Rubber Plant Is Dropping Leaves, and How to Pick up the PiecesRubber plants add a unique, decorative element to any room, but what do you do when your verdant focal point starts dropping leaves?
These Banks Ensure Your Money Is Being Invested Sustainably and EthicallyIf you want to ensure your money is being invested sustainably, open your next account with one of these socially responsible and ethical banks.
CFCs Have Been Illegal For Years Now — Are Aerosols Still Dangerous?Aerosols are notoriously one of the worst household pollutants, but those that contain CFCs have been mostly banned — are they still dangerous?
Why Your Spider Plant Is Turning Brown, and How to Bring It Back to LifeSpider Plants are hearty and beautiful houseplants, but what do you do when the leaves start turning brown around the edges? We have all the answers.
Why Your Succulent Is Losing Leaves, and How to Bring It Back to LifeSucculents are hailed as one of the hardiest houseplants around, but what happens when your succulent starts shedding leaves?
Why Does Silver Melt Ice? Here's How to Tell If Your Silver Jewelry Is RealIs it true that real silver melts ice? And if so, why does silver melt ice?
Here's How You Should Actually Be Disposing of Those Used CondomsAre condoms compostable? It's been a widely debated topic in the zero-waste community, and with Valentine's Day around the corner, we're investigating.
Here's Why Snow Turns Black if You Burn ItWhy does snow turn black when you burn it? If you hold a lighter underneath a snowball, it will blacken — here's the reason why that happens.
7 Innovative Zero-Waste Toothbrushes That Go Beyond the Bamboo BrushThese innovative zero-waste toothbrushes are more than just bamboo — we've rounded up brushes with reusable handles, replaceable brush heads, electric options, and more.
Can I Take Aspirin After Getting the COVID-19 Vaccine? Here's What Experts SayCan you take aspirin after getting the COVID-19 vaccine? The second dose can induce side effects such as headaches and body aches.
Pandemic Fatigue: What It Is, Risks, How to Cure It, and MoreWhat is pandemic fatigue? With almost a year of quarantine under our belts, many are experiencing sluggishness, lack of motivation, and more.
How to Recycle Fluorescent Lightbulbs — No, You Can't Just Throw Them AwayDisposing of fluorescent bulbs in a safe, eco-friendly way is easy, as long as you understand your options.
How to Recycle Pill BottlesPill bottles account for an enormous amount of plastic waste, but did you know that you can recycle them instead of throwing them away?
How to Make DIY Concrete PlantersLearning how to make your own concrete planters is easy, fun, and the perfect DIY project for a long weekend.
These Natural Energy Boosters Will Help You Cut Down on CoffeeIf you're looking to stop drinking coffee — or reduce your daily dose — these natural energy boosters will give you a much-needed pick-me-up.
Get Crafty With These Adorable DIY Valentine's Day GiftsWhether you're spending Valentine's Day with your partner, or if you're hanging with your galentines, these DIY gifts are sweet — and sustainable.
Combat the Cold Weather With These Sustainable Cozy SlippersPer our superstitions surrounding Groundhog Day, winter may last for several more weeks — keeping your feet warm with sustainable slippers is crucial.
These Vegan Valentine's Day Chocolates Will Help You Celebrate With Extra CompassionWhether your partner is plant-based, or if you're looking for a cruelty-free option, these vegan Valentine's Day chocolates are the perfect present.
How Eco-Friendly Is Your Tea Tree Oil? Behind the Skin Care StapleIs tea tree oil sustainable? The natural topical staple cures a variety of skin conditions, but here's how to make sure yours is eco-friendly.
These Reusable Cotton Rounds Are Sustainable Alternatives to Single-Use Facial WipesReady to switch to reusable cotton rounds? Everything you need to know about reusable cotton rounds, plus 7 of our favorite ones.
How to Ensure Your At-Home Manicure Is Eco-FriendlyAttention, zero-wasters — if you're looking to ensure your grooming habits are eco-friendly, we have a few sustainable nail care tips and tricks.
How to Make Natural Vegan Candles at HomeStore-bought candles are often expensive and not environmentally-friendly, but making your own natural vegan soy candles at home is easy and fun.
How to Dispose of Dog Poop With Zero WasteDog parents are more than familiar with picking up after their pooches, but does all of that waste actually have to go to waste?
What Is the Benefit of Sowing Seeds Early? Here's Why You May Want to Start SoonWhy start sowing seeds early in the year as opposed to springtime? Planting your seeds earlier on in the year may come with a slew of benefits.
Keep Your Baby Looking ~Fresh~ in These Sustainable Baby ClothesWhether you're having your first baby or if you're seeking out an eco-conscious baby shower gift, these sustainable baby clothes are perfect.
These Movies Will Inspire You to Save the PlanetIf you're seeking out some conservation inspiration, these movies about land and wildlife conservation will inspire you to save the planet.
6 of Our Favorite Organic TamponsOrganic tampons can lower the environmental impact of your menstrual cycle — and they're much better for you and the planet.
How to Dispose of Paint SafelyDisposing of paint without using the proper methods and channels can be an environmental problem, but if you do it right, it should be pretty effortless.
Are There Reusable or Biodegradable Trash Bags? An InvestigationLiving a low-waste or zero-waste lifestyle means using as many reusable items as possible — that leads us to wonder: do reusable trash bags exist?
A Step-by-Step Guide on Making Your Own Natural CandlesWhether you're looking for a new bathroom fragrance, or if you're seeking out mood lighting for your room, here's how to make natural candles.
How to Properly and Safely Dispose of AntifreezeAntifreeze helps to keep engines cool in the summer and running hot in the winter, but what happens when you need to dispose of this toxic but essential chemical?
Lasagna Gardening Will Effortlessly Help You Develop a Green Thumb, SustainablyWhat is lasagna gardening? Named after the classic Italian dish, this sustainable gardening method helps you compost and recycle materials to better grow your plants.
Can Dogs Tell When You're Pregnant?Dogs are able to detect many things about human health and behavior, but does your dog know when you’re pregnant?
The Best Eco-Friendly Flosses for Zero WastersFortunately, there are a few eco-friendly floss options out there.
Why Your Dog Might Be Eating GrassIt’s often assumed that dogs eat grass when they are sick, but there are, in fact, many reasons why your pup has suddenly decided they need more greens in their diet.
Why Does My Dog Follow Me Everywhere?We love spending time with our canine companions, but why is it that we can’t even go to the bathroom without our dog following us to the door?