Plastic eating bacteria in the oceans

Huge plastic waste dumps float in the Oceans bigger than continents. Some 10% of world’s plastic waste finds its way into the sea and ends up in the central regions where slow moving circular currents trap debris into one large… read more

BYOB Bring your Own Bags!

BYOB Bring your Own Bags! The Dangers of Plastic Bags report reinforces the need to change how we take home our groceries. BYOB! Start your BYOB action for people to use their own bag! A shopping bag made of sustainable… read more

Top Ten: Green Your Wardrobe

Buying clothes can consume a big chunk of your budget – especially if you have kids and teenagersor are a teenager yourself…. New clothes also take their toll on the planet, given how much water, pesticides and energy required to… read more

8 Ways to Practice Product Stewardship

Stay Informed It’s hard to go five minutes these days without hearing about a company making its products greener (think hybrid cars). But there are different levels of green to keep in mind. While a carbon offset is a nice… read more

5 Reasons Not to Drink Bottled Water

Bottled water is healthy water — right? That’s what the marketers would have us believe. Just look at the labels or the bottled water ads: deep, pristine pools of spring water; majestic alpine peaks; healthy, active people gulping down icy… read more