How to Upcycle Clothes: A Beginner’s Guide

October 17, 2018

Remember how your grandma was an expert at turning something old into something new and useful? Well, she was what we’d call a master at upcycling! Upcycling is essentially turning something old or used into something new, useful,…

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How To Live Zero Waste: A Beginner’s Guide

October 10, 2018

It’s no secret: landfill waste is an enormous problem. The amount of trash we throw away that doesn’t decompose poses a great threat to our environment, and the pollution it causes can’t be ignored. The waste we throw…

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What are Eco-Friendly Engagement Rings and Where to Shop

October 3, 2018

You lovebirds are a savvy pair! When shopping for engagement rings, many couples don’t realize that those precious metals and sparkling gems may reflect environmental harm. However, having found this article, you’re obviously eco-minded. Your lifestyle choices demonstrate…

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Tips on How to Weatherize Your Home

September 26, 2018

Cooling and heating your home can get expensive, especially here in the northeastern United States. Hot humid summers and freezing winters cost enough in energy bills as it is, but if you haven’t weatherized your home,…

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12 Eco-Friendly Clothing Brands You’ll Love to Wear

September 19, 2018

You may think that the clothes you wear have little impact on the environment, but you’d be wrong. Almost 25% of all insecticides and 10% of pesticides used on the planet are applied…

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What is Solar Paint?

September 12, 2018

What is Solar Paint and How Does it Work? Solar paint, also known as photovoltaic paint, is perhaps one of the most interesting concepts available in the solar power market. However, while it has been shown that solar…

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Ewaste Recycling

September 5, 2018

Considering the number of toxic substances and heavy metals in most cell phones, TVs, computers, etc., recycling electronics isn’t as easy as it should be.  In fact, according to the United Nations, 44.7 million tons of e-waste was discarded…

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The Future of Transportation

August 29, 2018

Gone are the days of getting around on horseback, as our ancestors once did. Today, due to the widespread geographic layout of many rural and also urban cities, we are more than ever reliant on different modes of transportation.

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4 Redecorating Tips for an Energy Efficient Home

August 22, 2018

Whether you’re moving into a new house or apartment, or simply giving your existing home a style makeover, there is much to consider. Things like: “What color palette should I choose for this room?”, “Where should I put the couch?”,…

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Pros and Cons of Biomass Energy

August 15, 2018

Biomass energy is an alternative source of energy that’s produced from organic matter. Because biomass is material from plants and animals it contains stored energy acquired through the process of photosynthesis (during which plants absorb energy from the…

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How to Save Money on Air Conditioning

August 8, 2018

The warm weather we dream of all winter is here and at its peak. Along with the joys of summer and being able to enjoy time outside, comes a likely surge on your energy costs. This can be largely attributed…

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National Mountain Climbing Day

August 1, 2018

Today marks National Mountain Climbing Day, which was established in honor of Bobby Matthews and Josh Madigan, who successfully climbed the 46 High Peaks of New York State’s Adirondack Mountains. Mountain climbing is certainly a challenge, but…

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