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How to be a conscious consumer
I’ve never attended a rally for the poor. Or written a letter of protest to a corporation whose policies are emasculating male...
Buying "fair trade" products sounds like a good thing to do. But what does fair trade really mean? Does it make a difference? And...
A Q&A with EarthTalk, republished with permission. Q. Are the rumors true that refilling and reusing some types of plastic...
A friend who lives in Alaska once told me: "There's no such thing as bad weather. Only bad gear." I remembered that when the...
I'm not sure which is worse: seeing that distressing brown layer of smog that sometimes hovers in the air, or not seeing it....
A Q&A with EarthTalk, republished with permission. Q. Is it true that anti-bacterial soaps are no better at preventing...
It's getting easier every season to add eco-friendly pieces to your wardrobe and still look relevant style-wise — and no one...
A Q&A with EarthTalk, republished with permission. Q. What are the best kinds of dishwasher and laundry soaps to use,...
Mosquito season begins in late spring and lasts well into the humid late-summer months in many parts of the United States. And...
How to help green your school's cafeteria
A Q&A with EarthTalk, republished with permission. Q. How can we get schools to offer healthier school lunches and more eco-...