How safe are the products we use each day and are there safer alternatives?
For those looking to spend their money in local stores, New York has a wide range of neighborhood shops that offer organic produce, locally sourced meats and supplements as well as helpful staff that know their products and can help you find exactly what you need.
Looking to find an eco-friendly neighborhood in New York City? Here are some of New York City’s greenest places to live.
With the largest electric bus fleet in the world and a number of carbon emission-saving options, finding a way to make your commute greener in New York City has never been easier.
Many parents rely on big companies to create baby food that contains all of the necessary nutrition. Find out ways to make homemade baby food that is both healthy for your baby and the earth.
Consumers today have a heightened awareness of where their coffee is grown, their bananas are picked and where their scarves are sewn. The Fair Trade Movement and labeling and certification process seeks to shed light on supply chain processes to ensure sustainable manufacturing, packaging and distributing.
Understand the purification system that turns our waste water into drinking water and how safe it is to consume.
Many cities have created goals to reduce their carbon footprint over the next couple of years. One way they have found to do this is through the roofs of buildings, i.e. “green” and “cool” roofs. Find out what a green roof or cool roof is, how much they cost, their maintenance after installment and their benefits.
Making the switch to solar energy is a long-term investment and one that requires careful planning and research. Thankfully, a number of resources in New York City can help residents educate themselves on solar energy.
What makes a city sustainable and “green” and which U.S. cities are among the highest ranking in this category? Find out which cities in the U.S. are the most sustainable and support an eco-friendly lifestyle.
Looking for an opportunity to give back to your community and help out a green cause? Here are some eco-friendly volunteer options in New York City.
To stand out in the always competitive New York City restaurant world, some green restaurants are going the extra mile to meet the most stringent standards of environmental sustainability, animal welfare standards and fair treatment for their workers.
Weekend socials, football games, vacations or just trying to relax at night are all times we find ourselves enjoying a beer or two. Learn about America’s best natural, eco-friendly breweries and their sustainable practices.
Who says you can’t support nature and still look good? Learn what brands to choose from that will allow you to look good and be good to the earth.
More and more drivers are switching to hybrids, plug-in hybrids and electric vehicles. If you’re on the fence about buying a hybrid car, the following benefits will help make your decision easier.