TrendingHomeThis Couple Turned An Old Fisherman's Shack Into An Eco-Friendly Beach House

Here's how Jamie and Ingrid Kwong converted an old fisherman's shack into a sustainable Australian beach house.

By Kristin Hunt
8 hours ago
TrendingHomeTerraCycle Helps You Recycle Wine Corks, Batteries, And Other "Non Recyclables"

TerraCycle helps you recycle batteries and cigarette butts with its free shipping programs.

By Kristin Hunt
2 days ago
TrendingTravel6 Ocean-Safe Sunscreens To Check Out

These six sunscreens protect your skin without harming the ocean and vulnerable coral reefs. 

By Marissa Higgins
2 days ago
TrendingFoodCostco Debuts 2 Plant-Based Meals In Food Court

Costco is dropping the Polish dog for acai bowls and soy protein salads.

By Kristin Hunt
3 days ago
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Renewables

Are Plastic Bags Actually Recyclable?

When it comes to plastic bags, one question persists: Are they recyclable, or not? 

By Marissa Higgins
3 days ago
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Renewables

Scientists Think They Can Get Energy From Ocean Waves

Tsumoru Shintake has invented a turbine that converts wave energy into clean electricity currently powering hotels.

By Kristin Hunt
3 days ago
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Style

7 Etsy Shops Full Of Cruelty-Free Skincare

These seven Etsy shops from around the world offer an impressive range of cruelty-free products you can feel good about putting on your face.

By Marissa Higgins
3 days ago
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News

72 Million New Homes Will Run On Solar Power By 2030

A new report shares why decentralized energy grids will power the homes of the future and make a major difference in the lives of those in developing countries currently with limited or zero access to electricity. 

By Koty Neelis
4 days ago
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News

Starbucks And McDonalds Team Up To Create A Compostable To-Go Cup

Starbucks and McDonalds are working together to rethink to-go cups and inviting others to join them in creating eco-friendly packaging in an effort to reduce waste and environmental impact.

By Koty Neelis
4 days ago
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Renewables

This Town Is Using Leftover Shells From Local Restaurants To Make A 'Living Barrier Reef'

This town in Long Island is using  leftover shells from local restaurants to build a "living" barrier reef. 

By Marissa Higgins
4 days ago
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Renewables

Why Are Plastic Straws Bad For The Environment?

Starbucks, Marriott, and Portland are banning them, but why are straws bad?

By Kristin Hunt
4 days ago
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Food

Meat And Dairy Corporations Could Soon Beat Oil As World's Worst Polluters

A new report finds that meat and dairy producers are on track to surpass the oil industry's greenhouse gas emissions.

By Kristin Hunt
4 days ago
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Food

1 Out Of Every 3 Caught Fish Is Never Actually Eaten

A shocking number of fish caught goes to waste, according to a new report.

By Marissa Higgins
4 days ago
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News

Adidas Vows To Use Only Recycled Plastic By 2024

Adidas is going to exclusively use recycled plastics for their products by 2024, similar to the athletic wear they sell through a collaboration with Parley. 41 percent of polyester they use in their upcoming lineup next year will be recycled.

By Brian Spaen
5 days ago
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Home

5 Essential Oils Good For Relieving Sunburn

Long day at the beach and forgot to reapply sunscreen? Essential oils are a natural remedy for sunburn and can provide healing, cooling, and anti-inflammatory properties to relieve damaged skin that's been in the sun all day. 

By Koty Neelis
5 days ago
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Home

4 Eco-Friendly K-Cups You Can Swap Into Your Keurig

Make your coffee pod habit more sustainable with these reusable K-cups.

By Kristin Hunt
5 days ago
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Travel

7 Sustainable Travel Products To Pack For An Eco-Friendly Vacation

Skip the single-use plastic and products that increase your carbon footprint as you travel. Pack gear you can bring on your next trip you don't have to feel guilty about using.

By Koty Neelis
5 days ago
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Family

This Company Makes Toys From Recycled Plastic

Green Toys makes beach pails, rockets, and Sesame Street gardening kits out of recycled plastic milk jugs.

By Kristin Hunt
5 days ago