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From Gangs To Gardens/ JLove Calderon
This Former Gang Member Is Healing His Neighborhood Through Organic Gardening
Ietef Vita is a hip-hop yogi and youth advocate working to turn a Denver food desert into a health food paradise.
The Majority of Small Businesses are Going Greener
Senior Director, Sustainability for Office Depot
In 2013, and again in 2016, the main motivator for small businesses to go greener was concern for the environment. The second
HOME & LIVING
5 Simple Lighting Tips to Brighten Up Your Apartment
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I'm Drinking Free Water and Going Green
I discovered how to have drinking water whenever I want it and I never run out. I don't have to worry about lugging heavy jugs and bottles back from the supermarket and I am saving money and helping the environment.
HOME & LIVING
6 Quick and Easy Ways to Go Green
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Saving energy -- and money -- doesn't have to mean sacrificing the length or enjoyment of your showers. Low-flow showerheads save almost 2 gallons of water per minute, meaning a family of four can save about $90 per year on water and gas or $140 per year on electric.
University Of Hawaii To Divest From Fossil Fuel Holdings By 2018
“This was the perfect model of climate activism,” faculty task force member and marine biologist Joe Mobley said in a press
CULTURE & ARTS
The Slow Music Movement
Member of the Creative Activist Community, Creative Visions Fo...
Song and Smith are making an effort to take the glitz and glam out of the music industry and bring performance back to its roots.
5 Ways Your Business Can Go Green
Founder and CEO, GreenHouse Eco-Cleaning
As we celebrate Earth Day this month, I wanted to share some tips for how even the smallest of companies can make some eco-friendly changes that will not only benefit the planet, but will benefit your bottom line.
Alexandra Zissu With Marlo Thomas (VIDEO)
HOME & LIVING
6 Simple Ways to Make Your Home Greener
Architectural Digest Magazine
Adopting an environmentally responsible lifestyle might be easier than you think. Check out ten simple tips from five experts on how to make a home greener, from zero-VOC paint to low-maintenance herb gardens.
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How To Tell If A Product Is Actually Eco-Friendly, From Alexandra Zissu (VIDEO)
The Most Dangerous Household Cleaners On The Market, From Alexandra Zissu (VIDEO)
Three Common Household Items That Are Surprisingly Harmful, From Alexandra Zissu (VIDEO)
Tips For Going Green With A Baby, From Alexandra Zissu (VIDEO)
How To Eat Healthy On A Limited Income, From Alexandra Zissu (VIDEO)
Tips For Making Your Home More Green, From Alexandra Zissu (VIDEO)
The Truth About Organic Products, From Alexandra Zissu (VIDEO)
THE WORLD POST
7 Reasons The World Isn't Totally Screwed Right Now
Every day in Africa, more than 1,500 children die of malaria -- but that might not be the case for long. A pharmaceutical
I Ride a Bike to Work and Would Like Everyone to Know About It
How was my weekend? Loaded question, but thanks for asking. I actually had a very relaxing weekend. Obviously I needed it. Why obviously? Oh, had you not heard? I bike to work now. Like, every day. Twice a day if you're being specific.
I'm With Stupid: Organic Cat Litter Could Destroy Mankind
Buckler of swashes
If it seems like I'm overreacting a little bit, it's only because I know how serious the consequences of cat litter not soaking up toxic chemicals can be. I've smelled what can happen.
Apple's New Green Manifesto: Renewable Energy Is Ready to Become Mainstream
Launch Director, Africans Rising for Justice, Peace and Dignity
Apple's bold move is an impetus for the private sector to move in the same direction. Renewable energy is ready to become mainstream, and those companies that fail to pick up on the trend will lose their competitive edge.
CEO and Chairman of Rodale, Inc. and book author
When everything is neat and tidy, you get a sense of control. And that would be mythical control, because one week of not
5 Fall Renovations
Dr. Brian Penny
Whistleblower and Troll
I find fall to be a great time to begin a few renovations to prepare for the winter -- the air is crisp and clean, and the temperatures are still manageable. Here are a few green renovations to get your home ready for the upcoming winter holidays, as well as next year.
7 Ways My Parents Were Eco-Chic Before Their Time
My Mom is gone now, but I can still hear her say "Look around Jenny, isn't it wonderful what Mother Nature gave you!?" Yes, thank you for teaching me that Mom. And yes, I'll power down the computer when I'm finished.
Rework, Reuse, Recycle: Four Waste Management Solutions That Are Making a Difference
Managing Editor, URB.im
Rapid economic and population growth has created extreme solid waste accumulation, overwhelming cities' ability to deal with sustainable waste management. The following approaches describe four solutions.
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