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environmentalism

It's Climate Week & This Giant Chain Just Said It'll Be Carbon Neutral By 2040

Here's why the commitment was significant—and where it fell short.

Emma Loewe
September 21

Found: A 5-Step Process For Saving Clothes That Shrunk In The Wash

How to unshrink clothes, plus tips to prevent it from happening going forward.

Sarah Regan
September 17

Why You Shouldn't Dry Your Clothes On High Heat & How To Dry Best

The way we care for our clothes matters—for the clothing itself and for the planet.

Sarah Regan
September 11

A Straightforward Guide To What Can & Can't Be Composted (And Why)

We asked a waste management expert in Vermont, where composting food scraps is mandatory.

Emma Loewe
September 1

Avoiding The Laundromat? It Might Be Time For A Portable Washing Machine

They're just as effective as normal machines, though they do require more effort on your end.

The Right Way To Wash Microfiber Towels (Yes, There's A Wrong Way)

Gentle is the name of the game with this cleaning tool.

Emma Loewe
August 13

The Outdoors Has A Diversity Problem: This Woman Wants To Change That

"When I go to a national park, it doesn't look like America."

Emma Loewe
July 24

Want To Compost But Don't Have A Bin? Check Out These 3 DIY Options

You'll need outdoor space, wood or wire, and a little bit of patience.

Emma Loewe
July 23

Lower-Methane Burgers Could Be Good News For Eco-Conscious Meat Eaters

Would you like a side of fries with that reduced methane emissions beef?

Emma Loewe
July 15