8 Efficient Tips to Reduce Paper Waste

With many things going digital in recent years, it’s natural to assume that paper consumption rates are going down. The reality is Americans are the heaviest paper users throughout the entire world. The average American uses seven trees per year in paper, wood, and other products made out of trees. [...]

2021-03-05T13:06:34-05:00March 24th, 2021|

What Are the Main Types of Renewable Energy?

Last Updated March 17, 2021 Have you ever wondered, “what is renewable energy?” or “what are all the types of renewable energy?” Wonder no more. Renewable energy very simply refers to the energy found in natural resources like sunlight, air, and water. These renewable energy resources are constantly created and [...]

2021-07-27T15:29:28-04:00March 24th, 2021|

Tips for a More Sustainable Yard

As most of us have come to recognize, protecting the environment has never been more important than right now. According to a 2020 report published by the World Meteorological Organization (WMO), the world is already 1.1 degrees Celsius warmer than it was during its pre-industrial years. Even more alarming are [...]

2021-02-10T14:07:40-05:00March 10th, 2021|

5 Ways to Make Your Home Office More Eco-Friendly

At this point in the pandemic, we all know that maintaining social distance guidelines and avoiding crowds are necessary precautions to remain safe. Many of us have been continuing to work and/or study from home even as government-mandated restrictions have begun to loosen, so it’s natural that we are using [...]

2021-03-03T08:30:49-05:00March 3rd, 2021|

Where to Sell Your Clothes Online

The pandemic has changed how we go about our daily lives, and many of us are still working and/or studying remotely. Even though some people have started working back in their office or have been attending classes, we are all spending more time at home to respect social distancing guidelines [...]

2021-02-01T13:21:36-05:00February 24th, 2021|

How to Save Energy and Money This Winter at Home

Many of us want to be more eco-friendly and actively take steps to be more sustainable in our daily lives, but these efforts have been particularly challenging this past year due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Many of these challenges have been even more prevalent during the winter months. This is [...]

2021-01-27T11:26:48-05:00February 17th, 2021|

Eco-Friendly Toys for Kids

If you’re a parent, then you know how important playtime is in early childhood development. It can even be enjoyable for parents to watch their children play, or to even join them during play. There’s nothing like the look on a kid’s face when you hand them a new, shiny [...]

2021-01-15T15:34:59-05:00February 3rd, 2021|

Eco-Friendly Valentine’s Day Gifts / Ideas

Did you know that Americans spend roughly $14.1 billion on traditional Valentine’s Day merchandise each year? Every February 14th, people in the United States send out an estimated: 198 million roses. 141 million Valentine’s Day cards (not including valentines exchanged among kids in the classroom), making it the second-largest holiday [...]

2021-01-07T16:46:10-05:00January 27th, 2021|

An Introduction to the Basics of Wind Energy

Beginning with the invention of sailboats, followed by the creation of the windmill (used for tasks such as grinding grain and pumping water), wind energy made its debut thousands of years ago. Thanks to developments in technology, modern-day wind turbines can collect and transform the kinetic energy produced by the [...]

2021-07-27T15:35:46-04:00January 20th, 2021|
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