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Why The ‘MADE SAFE’ Logo Matters

Isaias Hernandez | May 17, 2021 | 3 min read

Health + Wellness, Lifestyle, Sustainability, WellnessWhy The ‘MADE SAFE’ Logo MattersMADE SAFE is a nonprofit organization that makes it easy to find safe, non-toxic products that you and your family can feel good about using. This is the latest in our ‘What It Means’ series, where we unpack the meaning and value behind important sustainability […]

This Permaculture Garden Is Healing a Town

John Davies | April 21, 2021 | 4 min read

Health + Wellness, Lifestyle, Sustainability, WellnessWhy The ‘MADE SAFE’ Logo MattersTewa Women United’s Healing Foods Oasis in Española, New Mexico, is a vehicle for mutual aid, environmental justice, and food sovereignty.  This month, we’re celebrating the heroes that embody this year’s Earth Day theme: Restore Our Earth. For our fourth article in the series, we’re […]

The Nonprofit Reducing Plastic Waste One Community at a Time

Jenni Gritters | April 12, 2021 | 5 min read

Plastic Oceans International works with local groups worldwide to curb plastic pollution and inspire sustainable, lifelong change.

Are Solar Co-ops the Future of Clean Energy?

Meredith O'Connor | April 05, 2021 | 5 min read

Solar United Neighbors is a solar co-op using a strength-in-numbers approach to save the climate and address energy injustice.

A Guide to Recycling Symbols

Meredith O'Connor | March 17, 2021 | 3 min read

Not all plastics are recyclable. To help keep plastics out of oceans and landfills, we’re breaking down those confusing recycling symbols to make sure you get it right.

What You Need to Know About The Wind Energy Revolution

Jenni Gritters | March 15, 2021 | 5 min read

GE created the biggest wind turbine yet — and they’re just getting started.

Why You Should Care About Massive Seafood Waste

Meredith O'Connor | March 03, 2021 | 4 min read

Billions of pounds of seafood are wasted each year at every step of the supply chain and by consumers. If we don’t act now, we could run out by 2048.

Why You Should Care About Water Scarcity

Meredith O'Connor | February 12, 2021 | 4 min read

As supply decreases and demand increases, we’re at-risk of running out of freshwater — and it could happen sooner than you think.

What Are Carbon Offsets?

Isaias Hernandez | February 05, 2021 | 3 min read

Carbon offsets are great in theory, but they ignore the bigger picture when it comes to climate change — lowering carbon emissions now.

The Company Turning E-Waste Into Essential Resources

Laura Scott | January 22, 2021 | 2 min read

Human-I-T rescues technology headed to the landfill to donate refurbished computers to those in need.

6 Easy Ways to Live More Sustainably in 2021

Dana Campbell | January 15, 2021 | 4 min read

Here's how to live more sustainably at home. Take it one step at a time with this simple guide to making less of an impact on the planet this year.

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