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Cheers To Eco-Friendly Wines: They Taste Better, Says Study

Modern Farmer | Posted 08.22.2016 | Taste
Modern Farmer

Unlike with organic foods, consumers have been less willing to spend more money on organic or eco-friendly wines. In fact, there's even a perception that these wines taste worse or go sour more quickly.

What's Old Is New Again

Craig Kielburger | Posted 08.04.2016 | Impact
Craig Kielburger

Reduce, reuse and recycle has become the mantra of socially conscious consumers. Now we need to extend that philosophy to our old clothes.

Top Apps for Conscious Travelers and Soul-Seekers

Shannon Ullman | Posted 09.02.2016 | Travel
Shannon Ullman

The slew of travel apps out on the market these days is overwhelming. There seems to be one for every part of travel, from packing and sightseeing sug...

Edible Cups Let You Throw One Back Without Creating Waste

The Huffington Post | Sarah Grossman | Posted 06.16.2016 | Good News

Now you can have your drink -- and eat it, too. Tableware company Loliware sells disposable cups that are both biodegradable and edible -- or in their...

6 Nontoxic Ways to Keep Wasps Away

Maria Rodale | Posted 06.14.2016 | Green
Maria Rodale

by guest blogger Rebecca Straus, online assistant editor at Rodale's Organic Life Aside from different nesting preferences, the main difference betwe...

Designing Change: The History of Red Carpet Green Dress

Suzy Amis Cameron | Posted 03.19.2017 | Entertainment
Suzy Amis Cameron

History in the dressmaking! The Designing Change short film below follows Suzy Amis Cameron's Red Carpet Green Dress campaign, from its inception at the Academy Awards in 2009 through the recent Oscar ceremony in 2016.

Compost: To Turn Or Not To Turn

Rebecca Louie | Posted 11.04.2016 | Green
Rebecca Louie

Anyone who has passively nurtured a pile (i.e. just let it sit there) knows that it can take months, if not years, for a mini mountain of food scraps and landscaping waste to become luscious black gold.

Bras And Other Everyday Things You Should Be Recycling

Thrillist | Posted 10.14.2016 | HuffPost Home

Unless you're talking about ex-girlfriends or '80s haircuts, you should always recycle. Sure, you may feel good about yourself because you save bottles and cans and carry a canvas tote to the Trader Joe's, but the fact remains -- there are SO MANY MORE household products that can be reused and reinvented if you'd just stop throwing them in the trash.

Fashion's Finest Tree Huggers

Bianca Heyward | Posted 06.08.2015 | Style
Bianca Heyward

Fashion is typically forgotten when thinking about environmental issues. Luckily, some big names in the industry are helping to bring it to the forefront of global issues -- voicing their opinions through their social media accounts and beyond.

Top 5 Ways to Ensure Safe, Natural Toys for Kids

Hannah Helsabeck | Posted 01.19.2015 | Healthy Living
Hannah Helsabeck

Simple steps like these can help calm anxieties and make parents feel empowered by their ability to keep their children safe and happy.

Going Against the Flow: Soraya Darabi, Co-CEO and Cofounder of Zady

Charu Sharma | Posted 12.19.2014 | Style
Charu Sharma

Soraya Darabi is the co-founder of Zady, a mission-driven brand described best as "The Whole Foods of Fashion."

8 Homes That Prove You Can Downsize Your Space Without Downsizing Your Style

Hometalk | Posted 12.15.2014 | HuffPost Home

While a big reno might not be in most people's budgets, small home dwellers can easily turn their tiny havens into the house of their dreams. Want proof? Check these darling dream houses out!

Schools for Sustainability Welcomes (SuperMOM and Permaculture Expert) Melissa Miles, Environmental Biologist, to their Team

Alyssa Ramos-Reynoso | Posted 07.21.2014 | Impact
Alyssa Ramos-Reynoso

Some women have it all, leaving us wondering, "How DOES she do it?" Melissa Miles is no exception.

9 Planet-Happy Trips To Book On Earth Day

The Huffington Post | Suzy Strutner | Posted 09.30.2015 | Travel

Without nature, travel wouldn't exist. We greedy humans can engineer high-rise hotels and curate five-star restaurants and organize luxury tours, b...

5 Ways to Make Your Move Green

Laura McHolm | Posted 06.21.2014 | HuffPost Home
Laura McHolm

When you hear the term "green moving," it might invoke images of packing your things in grass and bamboo baskets, or perhaps a VW van with a psychedelic paint job comes to mind?

5 Easy Ways to Reduce Clothing Waste and Save Money

Emily Chen | Posted 05.03.2014 | Impact
Emily Chen

As clothing manufacturers and governments address waste in both the pre-consumer and post-consumer stages of the global textiles lifecycle, what can we easily do to reduce clothing waste -- and save money?

It's Not Easy Being Green

Sarah Maizes | Posted 04.16.2014 | Parents
Sarah Maizes

I have a job, a house to run and three kids to raise, and it's not like there's a whole lot of time for me to compost banana peels.

5 Ways to Become Eco-friendly

Michelle Weiss | Posted 11.13.2013 | Green
Michelle Weiss

When I get home in the evening I try my best not to turn on lamps. Instead I use candles to see what I'm cooking and reading, and to just lounge about. When it gets really dark and the candlelight is no longer sufficient, I go to bed.

Helping Women in Rwanda, One Brick at a Time

Sharon Davis | Posted 08.19.2013 | Impact
Sharon Davis

In the town of Kayonza, many of the women have lived through genocide, yet clung on to a hope that the next generation would have more opportunity and continue to grow and develop.

Dusty Old Books Get A New Lease On Life As Works Of Art

Ecofabulous | Posted 05.08.2013 | HuffPost Home

Don't count those bird watching encyclopedias out just yet.

Comfy Repurposed Hammocks Made From A Surprising Material

Ecofabulous | Posted 05.08.2013 | HuffPost Home

Sneaking in some nap time is a treat no matter where you lay your head. But a lazy afternoon snooze in the sun? Few things in life bring such a simple...

These Upcycled Sound Frames Combine Functionality With Style

Ecofabulous | Posted 05.06.2013 | HuffPost Home

Fine art, music, technology and sustainable design come together in Rebecca Paul and Mikal Hameed’s upcycled sound frames. Their company, Re-Baroque...

Bring it Back Now Ya'll: Turning to Our Traditional Past, Seeking Sustainable Solutions for the Future

Sarah Davidson | Posted 05.01.2013 | Green
Sarah Davidson

It's a strange world we live in today. We are more dependent on our advanced technologies than ever before, yet we remain deeply nostalgic for a past ...

WWF's Eco-Friendly Travel Tips

The Active Times | Posted 04.12.2013 | Travel
The Active Times

When you travel, everything from your airplane to your tour operators to your souvenirs has an impact on the local economy, community and, ultimately, on the rest of the world.

Three Ways Taiwan Is Saving the World

Amy Chavez | Posted 03.06.2013 | Green
Amy Chavez

A recent one-month stay in Taiwan convinced me that this country is doing all the right things to cultivate an eco-friendly nation.