Archive for the ‘Environment’ Category

Surprising Home-Energy Hogs

February 7, 2011

This is from Forbes.

http://www.forbes.com/2010/02/23/battery-chargers-electricity-technology-ecotech-energy.html?feed=rss_popstories&utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+forbes%2FEZKq+%28Forbes.com%3A+Most+popular+stories%29

Organic Cosmetics: Good For The Planet & You

September 30, 2010

This is an article from Women’sHealth.

http://www.womenshealthmag.com/beauty-and-style/green-beauty-products

CAFOs: The Problem With Factory Farms

April 23, 2010

This is a great story on the problems generated by the large factory farms.

http://www.time.com/time/health/article/0,8599,1983981,00.html

The Work Of The Nature Conservancy

April 23, 2010

Do you know about all the great things this organization does?

http://www.nature.org/multimedia/features/art30307.html?src=news

Sites For “Green” Coupons

April 22, 2010

Here is a list of five sites to find “green” coupons.

http://www.smartmoney.com/spending/deals/5-sites-to-find-green-coupons/

Pet Care: Going Green

April 21, 2010

When I was young, recycling was the big word…and it was a mindset and lifestyle change.   Going green is now.  

http://www.beliefnet.com/Holistic-Living/Environment/How-to-Green-Your-Pet-Care.aspx

A Cool Resource For Repairing Or Recycling

April 14, 2010

Instead of tossing that malfunctioning gizmo, maybe it can be repaired or recycled.

http://earth911.com/news/2010/04/05/dont-toss-it-fix-it/

An Energy Diet For Your House

April 13, 2010

This article has great tips on how to put your house on an energy diet.

http://www.shelterpop.com/2010/04/12/put-your-home-on-an-energy-diet-and-save/?sms_ss=facebook

How To Save On Your Electric Bill

April 2, 2010

Here are some tips on how to save on your electric bill.

http://www.realsimple.com/work-life/save-electric-bill-00000000005997/index.html

Our Houses Are Loaded With Toxins

April 1, 2010

A great article on raising our awareness of household toxins.

http://www.time.com/time/specials/packages/article/0,28804,1976909_1976895_1976899,00.html