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sustainability

A Year Of My Family's Trash Fits Into One Jar. Here's How

On Earth Day last year, my family made the decision to live without a garbage can.

Katelin Leblond
April 22 2016

5 Days To Eco-Friendly: One Simple Swap To Make Every Day This Week

Earth Day is coming up this Friday, and what better way to celebrate than with a good old eco-challenge?

Emma Loewe
April 18 2016

8 Ways Quitting "Fast Fashion" Can Lead To A More Mindful Life

A few years ago, I worked in the nonprofit sector and was passionate about being a “do-gooder.” But my social consciousness didn’t yet extend to my...

Sara Weinreb
April 2 2016

My Husband And I Live In A Converted School Bus—And We've Never Been Happier

If you think your 1,000-square-foot apartment is small, try living in 200 square feet.

Julie Puckett
March 25 2016

Target Just Made A Huge Commitment To Greener & Healthier Products

We really wouldn't be surprised if Target changed its logo from red to green.

Emi Boscamp
March 9 2016

6 Simple Ways To Be A More Conscious Shopper

Before you can use healthy and eco-friendly products, you have to find them — and this is often a more difficult task than it needs to be.

Jake Madoff
March 5 2016

8 Simple Ways To Have A No-Waste Day

Sticking to a green lifestyle can feel nearly impossible when you're out and about. Keep these tips in mind for a successful, low-waste day, even when...

Andrea Randall
March 2 2016

5 Myths About Green Living, Debunked

Adopting a sustainable lifestyle does not mean you must relinquish all earthly possessions and retreat to a teepee in the woods for the remainder of...

Sasha Nelson
February 27 2016

This New Supermarket Only Sells Food Waste

Do we really have to be so concerned with our groceries' appearance?

Emma Loewe
February 26 2016

Apple Just Set A Record With This $1.5 Billion Investment

Apple just got a little greener with an unprecedented commitment to sustainability.

Emma Loewe
February 19 2016

The ONE Food Group That Can Improve Your Health + The Health Of The Environment

There's an underappreciated food group that has a relatively tiny carbon footprint and is highly nutritious and rich in protein and essential...

Food Tank
February 15 2016

Why 2016 Could Be A Big Year For Elephants (A Conservationist Explains)

With innovations in technology, robust research, and collaborations of many kinds, we can work together to further elephant conservation and secure a...

WWF
February 11 2016

This Year's Super Bowl Will Be The Most Sustainable Ever

As far as we're concerned, this year's Super Bowl is already a touchdown.

Emma Loewe
February 4 2016

Take A Look Inside New York City's First Micro-Apartment (Photos)

The cutting-edge space, composed of 55 studio apartments ranging from 260 to 360 square feet, is proof that a teeny apartment is nothing to complain...

Emma Loewe
February 3 2016

Oil Companies Will Stop Fracking Off The Coast Of California

Environmentalists have long argued that the fracking industry's dumping of 9 billion gallons of wastewater poses a threat to local communities and...

Emma Loewe
February 2 2016

The Guide To Meat That Every Conscious Carnivore Should See (Infographic)

Consider this infographic your introduction to all things animal protein — keep it in mind the next time you head to the grocery store. And remember:...

Emma Loewe
February 1 2016