Conservation

Can You Trust A Non Toxic Or Green Cleaning Products Label?

Posted by on April 7, 2014 at 10:31 am

  One question I wish I’d known the answer to a long time ago is: Can you trust a non toxic or green cleaning products label? It’s tough when they’re not really tested.  Here are some statistics:   Of the over 80,000 chemicals used in the U.S. the EPA has required toxicity testing on fewer […]

Which Foods Are The Worst For The Environment?

Posted by on March 25, 2014 at 8:19 am

  The argument that a vegetarian diet is more planet-friendly than a carnivorous one is straightforward: If we feed plants to animals, and then eat the animals, we use more resources and produce more greenhouse gases than if we simply eat the plants. As with most arguments about our food supply, through , it’s not […]

“Big Organic” Organic Farming Faces New Larger Challenges

Posted by on March 3, 2014 at 12:56 pm

  We’ve all seen it, whether your looking for it or not, those “USDA Organic” labels are showing up more, and in more places too.  It’s no longer pushed into a “special” corner or separated from the bunch, and it’s also available year round.  It’s now called “Big Organic”  and you can find non local […]

Largest Solar Boat “Planet Solar” Sets Transatlantic Record While Promoting Climate Issues

Posted by on September 11, 2013 at 11:41 am

  We first started writing about this boat (planet solar) and it’s project over a year and a half ago and now we celebrate their triumph!  You can read our prequel article here The Shocking Truth About Planet Solar’s Trip Around The World Story From: http://www.planetsolar.org PlanetSolar’s 2013 campaign, which began on April 8 in […]

Earth Day Tip #1 – Turn Concern Into Action

Posted by on April 22, 2013 at 11:40 am

  Happy Earth Day!  To complete our Earth Day Tips countdown we’ve listed the top environmental concerns people have and the categories you can take action and support.  From water pollution to global warming, environmental issues affect every person, animal, community, and nation on the planet. As increasing evidence supports the devastating effect humans have […]