Green Living

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Greenest Neighborhoods In New York City

Looking to find an eco-friendly neighborhood in New York City? Here are some of New York City’s greenest places to live.

11/25/2013

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Green Ways Of Getting Around In New York

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.

11/25/2013

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Tips To Make Homemade Baby Food

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.

11/22/2013

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Fair Trade: Understanding The Certification

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.

11/21/2013

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Reclaimed Wastewater: The Next Brita?

Understand the purification system that turns our waste water into drinking water and how safe it is to consume.

11/20/2013

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Green Roof Vs. Cool Roof

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.

11/19/2013

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Restaurants In New York That Are Going Green

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.

11/18/2013

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How To Go Solar in New York City

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.

11/18/2013

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Five Greenest Cities In The U.S.

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.

11/18/2013

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Green Volunteer Opportunities In New York City

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.

11/18/2013

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America’s Natural And Organic Breweries

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.

11/15/2013

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Green Chic: Brands Offering Organic Threads

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.

11/14/2013

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Why A Hybrid Car Is A Good Option For Everyone

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.

11/13/2013

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Green Gifts: How To Make The Holidays Eco Friendly

With the holiday season approaching, finding the perfect gift for the perfect someone can be challenging. Use these green gifts ideas to inspire your holiday shopping list.

11/12/2013

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Embrace Efficient and Eco-Friendly Home Heating

The most environmentally conscious way to heat homes is to embrace efficient heating lifestyle practices. Slight alterations in personal heating practices will decrease heating bills and improve the environmental quality of the home.

11/11/2013

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