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6 Simple Ways to Make Your Home Greener

Architectural Digest | Posted 03.11.2015 | HuffPost Home
Architectural Digest

Adopting an environmentally responsible lifestyle might be easier than you think. Check out ten simple tips from five experts on how to make a home greener, from zero-VOC paint to low-maintenance herb gardens.

How To Tell If A Product Is Actually Eco-Friendly, From Alexandra Zissu (VIDEO)

Posted 03.02.2015 | MarloThomas

How can we tell if a product is really eco-friendly? Green living expert and author Alexandra Zissu says that in order to really know if a product is ...

The Most Dangerous Household Cleaners On The Market, From Alexandra Zissu (VIDEO)

Posted 03.02.2015 | MarloThomas

What are the most dangerous household cleaners on the market? According to green living expert and author Alexandra Zissu, do to patent laws, the actu...

Three Common Household Items That Are Surprisingly Harmful, From Alexandra Zissu (VIDEO)

Posted 03.02.2015 | MarloThomas

When it comes to the safety our homes, green living expert and author Alexandra Zissu says there are three things that are very harmful to our househo...

Tips For Going Green With A Baby, From Alexandra Zissu (VIDEO)

Posted 03.02.2015 | MarloThomas

What is green living expert and author Alexandra Zissu's number one tip when it comes to going green with a newborn? Buy less! The baby retail industr...

How To Eat Healthy On A Limited Income, From Alexandra Zissu (VIDEO)

Posted 03.02.2015 | MarloThomas

If you want to eat healthy, but have a limited budget to do so, green living expert and author Alexandra Zissu recommends researching the least contam...

Tips For Making Your Home More Green, From Alexandra Zissu (VIDEO)

Posted 03.02.2015 | MarloThomas

What are three things we can do to make our homes more green? Green living expert and author Alexandra Zissu says that taking off your shoes at the do...

The Truth About Organic Products, From Alexandra Zissu (VIDEO)

Posted 03.02.2015 | MarloThomas

If you absolutely cannot afford a 100% organic diet, green living expert and author Alexandra Zissu has a helpful resource for deciding which produce ...

7 Reasons The World Isn't Totally Screwed Right Now

The Huffington Post | Carina Kolodny | Posted 08.07.2014 | World

If you've turned on the news lately, you may have gotten the sense that the world is falling apart. From rising body counts in Gaza and Israel to a pl...

I Ride a Bike to Work and Would Like Everyone to Know About It

Joe Cristalli | Posted 09.08.2014 | Comedy
Joe Cristalli

How was my weekend? Loaded question, but thanks for asking. I actually had a very relaxing weekend. Obviously I needed it. Why obviously? Oh, had you not heard? I bike to work now. Like, every day. Twice a day if you're being specific.

I'm With Stupid: Organic Cat Litter Could Destroy Mankind

Todd Hartley | Posted 08.13.2014 | Comedy
Todd Hartley

If it seems like I'm overreacting a little bit, it's only because I know how serious the consequences of cat litter not soaking up toxic chemicals can be. I've smelled what can happen.

Apple's New Green Manifesto: Renewable Energy Is Ready to Become Mainstream

Kumi Naidoo | Posted 02.12.2015 | Green
Kumi Naidoo

Apple's bold move is an impetus for the private sector to move in the same direction. Renewable energy is ready to become mainstream, and those companies that fail to pick up on the trend will lose their competitive edge.

Cultivating Wildness

Maria Rodale | Posted 04.26.2014 | Green
Maria Rodale

For all of you lazy buns out there who don't want to start a garden but still want to help heal nature (and humanity, by the way), I have an idea fo...

5 Fall Renovations

Brian Penny | Posted 01.23.2014 | Green
Brian Penny

I find fall to be a great time to begin a few renovations to prepare for the winter -- the air is crisp and clean, and the temperatures are still manageable. Here are a few green renovations to get your home ready for the upcoming winter holidays, as well as next year.

7 Ways My Parents Were Eco-Chic Before Their Time

Jennifer Delaney | Posted 11.12.2013 | Green
Jennifer Delaney

My Mom is gone now, but I can still hear her say "Look around Jenny, isn't it wonderful what Mother Nature gave you!?" Yes, thank you for teaching me that Mom. And yes, I'll power down the computer when I'm finished.

Rework, Reuse, Recycle: Four Waste Management Solutions That Are Making a Difference

Josephine d'Allant | Posted 11.11.2013 | Impact
Josephine d'Allant

Rapid economic and population growth has created extreme solid waste accumulation, overwhelming cities' ability to deal with sustainable waste management. The following approaches describe four solutions.

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...

Are You Making Efforts To "Go Green"? (POLL)

Posted 09.18.2013 | MarloThomas

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The Surprising Economics Of Sustainability

Yalmaz Siddiqui | Posted 09.08.2013 | Small Business
Yalmaz Siddiqui

The SMBs concerned about costs are allowing perception to stop them, and the SMBs going greener have uncovered the surprising economics of environmental sustainability. Which group are you in?

Greening Your Financial Life: Tips from Ally Bank

Diane Morais | Posted 06.22.2013 | Green
Diane Morais

Just as driving a hybrid vehicle means less time spent filling up and using less water means shorter showers, greening your finances doesn't just help save the environment -- it saves you time.

The Eco-Impact Of Your Everyday Choices

Posted 03.16.2015 | 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...

5 Ways To Go Green Without Spending A Penny

Posted 03.04.2013 | Green

From Terri Bennett, Founder of Many times when we talk about “going green” we think about how much green it will cost us. Howeve...

Changing the Campus Climate on Climate Change

Dr. Scott D. Miller | Posted 02.26.2013 | College
Dr. Scott D. Miller

Although institutions are often resistant to rapid change, climate change is a reality that higher education can and must address -- locally, globally and definitively.

Going Green? 12 Ways to Reduce Your Impact on the Food, Water and Energy Nexus

Kyle Rabin | Posted 01.30.2013 | Green
Kyle Rabin

In the U.S. and around the world, our food, water and energy systems are under tremendous strain and are often in conflict with one another where they intersect -- the nexus.

The Hidden Costs Of Going Green

Bill Carter | Posted 01.19.2013 | Green
Bill Carter

Going green will drive the open-pit copper mining industry with a new demand for copper components. Going green is best for the planet, but doing so will mean digging enormous holes in the Earth, all of them bleeding toxic metals into watersheds in the name of clean technology.