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7 Eco-Friendly Fashion Brands to Rock Now!

Susan Holmes-McKagan | Posted 10.07.2014 | 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 09.30.2014 | 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 09.18.2014 | 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 09.16.2014 | 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 08.29.2014 | 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.

I'm a Millennial, Not a Hippie: 4 Ways I Go Green With Tech

Kara Kamenec | Posted 06.22.2014 | Green
Kara Kamenec

I do care about the environment, but it's hard to do so when you live in a city, on a budget. As an alternative, I turn to tech to do so for me. Instead, of becoming obsessive, I simply choose to go eco-friendly using technology -- a method that doesn't completely tamper my lifestyle.

Get Some Earth Day Beauty Goodness

The Huffington Post | Julee Wilson and Chanel Parks | Posted 04.22.2014 | Style

While we love to create our own personal spa days with a good DIY beauty concoction (probably involving coconut oil), we're still very much product ju...

Manilla Makeover: Green Kitchen Edition

Manilla.com | Posted 06.07.2014 | Green
Manilla.com

Do you need a kitchen makeover? Transform your kitchen into a lean, green, eco-friendly space with these tips from Lori Alper, green living expert a...

Gogobot's Green Travel Tribe Names Top Eco Hotels

Gogobot | Posted 06.04.2014 | Travel
Gogobot

Eco credentials are ever more important in a hotel these days -- and not just for hippies going camping or the super-rich heading to exclusive luxury ecolodges. Some hotels, which shall remain unnamed, even try to jump on the green bandwagon without really reducing waste.

Easy Ideas for a Spring Home Upgrade

CraftFoxes | Posted 05.28.2014 | HuffPost Home
CraftFoxes

With spring here, you can add a little more sunshine to the inside of your house with these DIY upgrades, sure to boost your spirits when you're making them and when you're admiring your handiwork.

Kristen Bell Convinces Us To Clean Up Our Act

The Huffington Post | Chanel Parks | Posted 03.28.2014 | Style

Actress and "House of Lies" star Kristen Bell is no stranger to green living practices. Bell has spoken up for causes like water conservation and the ...