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sustainability

Nearly Everything In This Office Is Made Out Of Trash (And The Photos Are Amazing)

As Albe Zakes — the VP of TerraCycle, a global recycling network — led me through the company's headquarters, he stopped in his tracks once we reached...

Emma Loewe
November 9 2015

The 10 Best Cities For People Who Hate Traffic

Earlier this month, the government of Oslo, Norway, announced that it will completely ban automobiles from the city's center by 2019 — citing...

Emma Loewe
November 5 2015

A Beginner's Guide To Organic, Biodynamic & Vegan Wine

If you're like me, you like to eat organic produce whenever it's realistic and affordable. If you also (like me) enjoy a glass of wine on the regular,...

Leah Vanderveldt
September 11 2015

Why I Switched To Reusable Menstrual Pads

As a teenager, I chose pads over tampons for a couple of reasons. Ever since I could read, I've been obsessed with parsing the fine print on anything...

Leah Wise
September 8 2015

Eatsy: Behind The Scenes At Etsy's Company Lunch

For fans of Etsy (the online marketplace for all things handmade, vintage and unique), you might imagine their headquarters to be a reflection of...

Leah Vanderveldt
September 3 2015

How To Grow Vegetables In Your Apartment (With Minimal Effort!)

I’ve lived in over a dozen places in London. And while I was lucky enough to have access to the occasional small patio or balcony, growing space was...

Dan Mowinski
August 30 2015

Coffee Flour: What You Need To Know About The New Gluten-Free Flour

If you're like me, you harbor a special love for your freshly brewed morning (and sometimes afternoon) cup of coffee. So, without actually knowing...

Leah Vanderveldt
August 18 2015

Want Healthier Food And A Better Environment? Soil Is The Answer

As Chief Inspiration Officer of Café Gratitude and Gracias Madre restaurant in California, I'm surrounded by the benefits of nutritious food and a...

Ryland Engelhart
August 13 2015

Legos Are Getting A Huge Makeover That Will Help The Environment

One of the most iconic toys from your childhood is about to get a makeover — and no, it's not Barbie this time.

Emi Boscamp
June 26 2015

Shop More Sustainably With These 4 Eco-Chic Tips

Today it's possible to find clothes that are modern stylish, comfortable and beautiful — and made in socially and environmentally responsible ways....

Marci Zaroff
June 12 2015

9 Truths I Learned From A Year Living Off The Grid

I spent 12 months living and working at an off-grid educational community learning about low-impact and sustainable living. We had gardens to grow...

Mark Charlton
May 22 2015