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Environmentally Friendly

Principles of Simply Sustainable Living

Lisa Durant | Posted 10.16.2014 | Green
Lisa Durant

To me, living a beautiful life is actually about respect - for oneself, for others and I maintain, for the environment. Taking the time to notice what's beautiful and to savor it, and when necessary, to protect it.

5 Sports Car Stunners You'll Be Shocked To Learn Are Hybrids

The Huffington Post | Gregory Fink | Posted 12.31.2013 | Technology

Toss aside your thoughts of what a hybrid car should be. Beginning in 2014, automakers like Porsche, Ferrari and BMW will be putting electric motors a...

Wouldn't You Prefer Your Bouquet Organic?

Bill_Robinson | Posted 02.19.2014 | Small Business

Further on up the road from delivering potted plants to Winn-Dixie, Robert McLaughlin can now feel proud that he's not only done it his way but also had a positive impact on the floral industry and real people on the farms of Central and South America.

Why Hybrid Cars Are Really Becoming Popular Among Older Drivers

Posted 10.11.2013 | Fifty

Automakers, take note. When it comes to cars, older consumers are just as concerned with keeping up appearances as their younger counterparts. And the...

Alexandra Zissu With Marlo Thomas (WATCH)

Posted 09.03.2013 | MarloThomas

Green Living Expert & Author Alexandra Zissu joined me this week on Mondays With Marlo to discuss the dynamics of having an environmentally-friendly l...

For Earth Day: 6 Ways the French Are Environmentally Friendly

Anne Maxfield | Posted 06.22.2013 | Taste
Anne Maxfield

Six interesting ways the French (or at least those around the city of Nice) are environmentally friendly.

The Eco-Impact Of Your Everyday Choices

Posted 04.22.2013 | OWN

By Rachel Z. Arndt Which is greener, printed books or e-readers? Aluminum cans or glass bottles? The answers will surprise you. Washing By H...

7 Stylish And Eco-Friendly Party Ideas

Posted 11.18.2012 | OWN

By Amanda MacMillan Your calendar this fall is likely crammed with festive get-togethers. Whether you're hosting or bringing a gift, here are a...

PHOTOS: 10 Green Hotels To Book For Earth Day

Oyster | Posted 06.21.2012 | Travel

Earth Day calls for some tree-hugging and eco-friendly practices.

5 Simple Ways to Live Greener

Maria Rodale | Posted 05.08.2012 | Green
Maria Rodale

by guest blogger Julie Kerr Gines, environmental scientist and the author The best way to become greener is to slowly incorporate green habits into y...

PHOTOS: Going Back In Time At A Remote Eco-Resort

Jennifer Schwab | Posted 04.04.2012 | Travel
Jennifer Schwab

One of the most memorable experiences of my life, reminiscent of Marty McFLy traveling in his "Back To The Future" DeLorean, my visit to Nihiwatu in Sumba, Indonesia was truly a trip back in time.

Our Guide To The MSC Poesia

The Huffington Post | Susan Powers | Posted 11.20.2011 | Home

The MSC Poesia is a popular floating resort. The waters are crowded with sea-worthy vessels, so to make planning easier, we've done all the prep work ...

Method Co-Founder: To Be Sustainable, Your Product Must Be Adoptable

Adam Lowry | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Adam Lowry

Technology or creativity are not the most important components of innovation, adoption is.

My Wish for the New Year: Kindness

Anne Phillips | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Anne Phillips

There are few businesses that can take their customers for granted. But at the same time should the customers take the businesses for granted? That is what it felt like in 2010.

Julia Butterfly Hill: We Live In An Age Of 'Disposability Consciousness' (VIDEO)

KarmaTube | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living

Have human beings lost sight of their connection with the earth? For Julia Butterfly Hill, an environmental and social activist, the answer is a reso...

How Deep Is Your Eco-Love? Environmental Values Important in Dating and Mating Survey Says

Margaret Morey-Reuner | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Margaret Morey-Reuner

Environmental responsibility is gaining traction as a positive character trait and something we consider when it comes to making decisions about the kind of people we want to spend time with.

Natural Burial Is a Gentler Way to Leave

Anne Dilenschneider | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Anne Dilenschneider

Commercial funeral practices put gallons of embalming fluid, and tons of metal and exotic hardwoods into the ground. And I was surprised to learn that cremation is equally polluting and energy-intensive.

Natural Burial Expo 2010: Learn How to "Green" Your Farewell

Anne Dilenschneider | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Anne Dilenschneider

The Natural Burial Expo 2010 is being held on Saturday, April 24 and Sunday April 25, 2010 at St. Paul's Christian Church in Raleigh, NC. Organizers r...

Eco-Friendly Shopping In NYC | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

Being eco-savvy is no longer just about Whole Foods bags and hybrid cars. Reducing your carbon footprint also requires lots of conscientious shopping....

Apple's iPad Tablet Stocked With Greeener Features

Mother Nature Network | Shea Gunther | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

One thing that caught my attention: it looks like the iPad will have some greener features, namely it will be free of arsenic, mercury, PVC and BFR (b...

Apple Tablet: Will It Be Better For The Environment? | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

"Although we have had the Kindle and other reading devices around for over two years, we still can't say if these devices are better for the environme...

Jane Fonda's Daughter Calls For Environmentally Friendly Sex Toys

The Daily Beast | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

As the daughter of Jane Fonda and Roger Vadim, eco-advice columnist Vanessa Vadim is also Hollywood royalty. She talks to Lloyd Grove about why Barbar...

Environmentally Friendly Robotic Lawn Mower Working At City Hall

New York Daily News | Erin Einhorn | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

To the list of bureaucrats and wonks working at City Hall, now add robots. The Husqvarna Automower 230 ACX - a foot-high battery-powered lawn-mowing ...

Life Cycle: Zen and the Art of Producing Chopsticks

Simran Sethi | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Simran Sethi

People have been impressing their dates with chopstick dexterity since the Shang Dynasty. But the throw-away version of chopsticks is a less romantic yet marvelous invention.

Elite Pakistani Students Pick Up Trash To Clean Up The Country

Nosheen Abbas | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Nosheen Abbas

Tired of hearing people complain about what's wrong with Pakistan, these students decided to do something about it by meeting every Sunday to clean up trash.