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Sustainable Swimwear The New Must-Have Fashion Item

Sustainability is the buzzword in a plethora of industries these days – especially amongst millennials, around 73% of whom are willing to spend more to buy sustainable items – including swimwear. The fashion industry is fulfilling this demand, with a host of brands in affordable and upmarket...

Cost-Effective Advice for Transitioning to Conscious Consumerism

Holidays, birthdays, new school years, special occasions — they all tell us to shop, shop, shop. Not to mention trying to keep up with the Joneses and have the latest appliances, technology, interior designs, and fashion. Inevitably, we will all face that day where we look...

Top 50 US Cities Ranked by Progress of Urban Sustainability

What makes a city green? The definition refers almost entirely to best practices that ensure sustainable development. According to the 2018 Citizen Centric Cities report released by Arcadis, sustainable urban centers are “places that are planned and managed with consideration for social, economic, environmental impact,...

Go Green: 4 Ways Technology Can Help You Live Sustainably

With growing public awareness of climate changeand environmental issues in the headlines, it’s no wonder many Americans are trying to live more sustainable lifestyles. Most of us use more resources than we really need to, and we could stand to cut back without reducing our...

HOW TO MAKE COMPOST: BLACK GOLD FOR YOUR OWN GARDENS!

Feeding your lawn and gardens is an important part of plant health. Sure, you can go buy expensive fertilizers and apply them every so often, but did you know that you can make your own with very little effort?  Store bought fertilizers are often synthetic...