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7 Tips For A Cleaner And Healthier Bedroom

Firas Kittaneh | Posted 12.19.2014 | Healthy Living
Firas Kittaneh

Having a clean room can keep you healthier by ridding your space of dust, bacteria, and other stuff that can infiltrate your sleeping paradise. I've gathered seven tips that you can easily implement into your routine to make sure your bedroom is in tip top shape.

Taking the Green Approach: Four Ways to Reuse Your Old Mattress

Firas Kittaneh | Posted 12.18.2014 | Green
Firas Kittaneh

Mattresses are known to be highly recyclable, but unfortunately many simply throw away their used mattress once they've bought a new one. A mattress takes up precious landfill space and aren't easily compacted like typical trash.

Use Your Consumer Power to Clean Up Cruelty in 2015

Monica Engebretson | Posted 12.10.2014 | Green
Monica Engebretson

Whether we like it or not, consumerism shapes many aspects of our society. Put a little differently, the way we spend our money communicates our beliefs, values, and interests.

9 Green Gift Ideas For The Holiday Season

The Huffington Post | Katherine Boehrer | Posted 12.05.2014 | Green

Want to give gifts that your friends and family will love while still caring about the environment? Giving green gifts is about more than just choosin...

Uber Expands Nonprofit Option, Provides Cheaper Rides To More Chinese Users

The Huffington Post | Robbie Couch | Posted 11.06.2014 | Impact

Uber is connecting more people through affordable transportation -- and is OK with not making any money in the process. The ride-sharing app, which...

Reforming Fashion By Making It More Eco-Conscious

MeiMei Fox | Posted 10.29.2014 | Style
MeiMei Fox

Are you one of those super environmental types who shops at Whole Foods and your local farmer's market, avoids GMOs, and does your housekeeping only with eco-friendly soaps and detergents? But then when it comes to fashion, suddenly all their rules about purchasing products that are good for the earth fly away.

7 Eco-Friendly Fashion Brands to Rock Now!

Susan Holmes-McKagan | Posted 12.07.2014 | Style
Susan Holmes-McKagan

There are a myriad of choices of course, but why not narrow them down with style AND sensibility that also happens to leave a lighter footprint? Here are a few that seem to finesse being sustainable while fashionably chic.

50 Cost-Efficient Ways To Make Your Home More Eco-Friendly

The Huffington Post | HuffPost Home | Posted 10.01.2014 | HuffPost Home

Let's face it: Reducing your home's negative impact on the planet will likely require a huge amount of work. But solar panels and temperature-regul...

The Food Waste Fiasco: You Have To See It To Believe it

Rob Greenfield | Posted 11.29.2014 | Green
Rob Greenfield

I'm not just dining from the dumpster to meet my needs though. I'm doing this to inspire America to stop throwing away food.

The 10 Most Liberal Colleges

College Magazine | Posted 11.18.2014 | College
College Magazine

Imagine a college where protests break out on the quad as often as the on-campus wind turbine produces electricity. At each of these schools, open-minded students feel at home in the company of peers who aren't afraid to voice their opinions.

Leonardo DiCaprio Named U.N. Peace Messenger, Continues To Be Much More Than Just A Pretty Face

Associated Press | Posted 09.16.2014 | Impact

UNITED NATIONS (AP) -- Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has appointed Leonardo DiCaprio as a United Nations Messenger of Peace to help promote global act...

5 Creative Ways to Inspire Children to Become Eco-Friendly

Dawn Wynne | Posted 12.04.2014 | Parents
Dawn Wynne

If we educate children about the effects of our actions and give them practical tasks they can begin to create a healthier environment. Here are some unique and hopefully fun activities that will inspire your children to take green to a new meaning.

A Will for the Woods: A Documentary About Honoring Death and the Earth

Nell Minow | Posted 10.28.2014 | Green
Nell Minow

He made the time he had left profoundly meaningful in the way he chose to say goodbye by using his death and plans for an eco-burial to save a wooded area scheduled to be cut down for a cemetery.

5 Eco-Friendly Alternatives to Improving Indoor Air Quality

Dorit Sasson | Posted 10.15.2014 | Green
Dorit Sasson

With so much talk about protecting the environment and eco-friendly products, consider the following tips to improve the air quality of your home and create a cleaner, greener home.

All of Me Why Not Eat All Of Me: The Future of Edible Packaging

Joshua Estrin | Posted 10.14.2014 | Home
Joshua Estrin

The edible container is not a new concept according to research groups around the world. The pharmaceutical industries have used gelatinous packaging for decades reducing waste and adding consumer convenience and value.

Reusable, Waste Free Lunches: How to Save Your Money, Your Health, and the Environment

Hannah Helsabeck | Posted 10.06.2014 | Parents
Hannah Helsabeck

Is it really possible to save our money, health, and planet by packing a healthy, reusable, and waste-free lunch instead of a disposable one? Yes, it can be done!

Great Kids Crafts Made Out of Trash

CraftFoxes | Posted 09.24.2014 | HuffPost Home
CraftFoxes

Amanda Kingloff got the idea for her book "Project Kid" when her son looked at spool of ribbon -- with its round cardboard circle top and yellow "stri...

The 'Smartest' Cities in the World

Conde Nast Traveler | Posted 08.05.2014 | Travel
Conde Nast Traveler

A few visionary communities around the world are leading a revolution in "smart" urban planning. They're incorporating technology and environmentally friendly practices on a scale rarely seen before.

Levi's CEO: 'Don't Wash Your Jeans'

The Huffington Post | Carly Ledbetter | Posted 05.22.2014 | Style

Apparently, part of the Levi's mantra includes not washing your jeans. Chip Bergh, the CEO of Levi Strauss, recently spoke out about his laundry h...

How Green Booze Might Just Be The Future Of Drinking

AskMen.com | Posted 05.12.2014 | Taste
AskMen.com

Perhaps you thought "socially conscious" drinking meant you weren't an obnoxious jerk at the bar and you managed to stay upright all night.

The Right Way to Pack Your Luggage!

Budget Travel | Posted 07.01.2014 | Travel
Budget Travel

Maximize your suitcase space by following our handy guide to what to bring and what to leave at home. You may be surprised by what we've uncovered!

10 Must Have Products For Spring Green Cleaning

Saudia Davis | Posted 04.30.2014 | Green
Saudia Davis

Whatever your choice, make sure you are keeping the inside of your home as healthy and natural as the outside.

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

Kumi Naidoo | Posted 06.28.2014 | 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.

Lessons Learned From a Year Without Showering

Rob Greenfield | Posted 06.23.2014 | Green
Rob Greenfield

So how does a regular showering guy end up going 365 days and counting without taking a shower? It started with a long bike ride across America to promote sustainability and eco-friendly living.

5 Ways To Throw A Green Wedding

Amber Harrison | Posted 06.22.2014 | Weddings
Amber Harrison

While you may be the neighborhood compost authority, planning your dream wedding while still being environmentally conscious can be a bit trickier. Here are a few tips to help you pull off the ultimate green wedding.