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7 Tips to Save the World’s Oceans

Photo: OCEANA Carlos Minguell June 8, 2011 is World Oceans Day, and it’s a day to be taken seriously. Never before have the oceans been so endangered from pollution, overfishing and more. Here are some startling figures from Oceana: “The international marine conservation organization estimates that since the beginning of the 21st century, 70 million …

In 2020 Will We All Live Like the Jetsons?

Photo: Flickr – Maribelle71 If you’re not paying attention, your home can be one of the biggest causes of energy waste. Outdated appliances, improper insulation and personal habits can all contribute to huge energy bills because all your heating, cooling and powering efforts are (literally) going right out the window. With all the high-tech innovation …

Quick Guide to the Best Environmentally Friendly Household Products

Photo: André Karwath aka Aka “Green” consumers want to choose the best environmentally friendly products for their homes. What guidelines are useful for consumers? What are some specific products that satisfy the desire to “go green”? Guidelines for Environment Friendly Products Environment friendly products meet certain conditions. They must be bio-degradable, made of natural rather …

7 Ways to Shop Green this Holiday Season

Photo: NMarkRoberts Traditionally, Black Friday is the Friday following Thanksgiving Day in the United States. People also take it as the beginning of the Christmas shopping season. Those who are planning to shop, why not shop ‘green’? Here are some ideas for environmentally friendly shopping this holiday season. #1 Use Reusable Shopping Bags The very …

How to Green Up the Key Moments of Your Life

Photo: elbilnorge So many important important stages in life have the possibility of being unforgettable and unique while also being kinder to the environment. Here are a few rites of passage that each have several greener options to consider. 1) First Car Photo: Bill Abbott No longer must the green car option make you look …