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What Exactly Is Carbon Offset?

What Exactly Is Carbon Offset?

I have heard a lot lately about ‘Carbon Offset’ and chances are you have as well. It is always mentioned in conjunction with green living and environmental issues. So, what exactly is Carbon Offset and how can it better be understood by the average person with the average environmental knowledge? Basically, carbon offset is a […]

How To Go Green By Remodeling Your Home?

How To Go Green By Remodeling Your Home?

So you jumped on the green bandwagon years ago and are already recycling, reusing and composting. How else can you go green and help improve the environment? We have some ways you can go greener by slightly remodeling your home. 1. First of all do you have plants at home? You need to have green […]

The Vertical Agriculture Is An Option For Ending World Hunger

The Vertical Agriculture Is An Option For Ending World Hunger

A lot of scientists debated the severe problem of feeding the general population on Earth in the conditions of the number of people rising every day and the significant changes in the climate of the planet. Presently everyone is searching for a viable, ecological solution. In a recent study it was stated that the salads […]

People Who Live In Green Environs Less Likely To Suffer From Health Problems

People Who Live In Green Environs Less Likely To Suffer From Health Problems

According to a new study, people who live in green environments may be less likely to suffer from a range of health problems like anxiety and depression, than those surrounded by concrete. More than 300,000 Dutch adults and children living near green environs have lower rates of 15 different health conditions, researchers found. Lead researcher […]

How To Incorporate Ways To Be Green In Your Everyday Routine?

How To Incorporate Ways To Be Green In Your Everyday Routine?

There are little things we can all do in our every day routines that will significantly help improve the environment in the long run. We have put together a little cheat sheet for you and even put it in order of your daily routines! For your morning routine: 1. Turn off the water while you […]

The World's Biggest Polluters

The World’s Biggest Polluters

Here we present a graphical representations of the world’s 20 biggest CO2 emitters, in terms of million metric tonnes. China has now overtaken the United States as the world’s biggest polluter; its carbon emissions have more than doubled in a decade. However, US and China, world’s biggest polluters, promise to address global climate change at […]

Top 10 Greenest Products For The Home

Top 10 Greenest Products For The Home

Earth Friendly Products Dishmate dish soap is effective and basic, made of the following ingredients; coconut oil derived surfactants, cherry oil and almond oil. Sodasan laundry products (these products are formulated to allow you to adjust for the hardness of your water) Green People Company toothpaste Green People Company also makes a soap bar that […]

Top 3 Organic Dog Foods

Top 3 Organic Dog Foods

You eat organic and healthy so why doesn’t your best friend? There is a belief among veterinarians, animal activists and the general public that for decades animals mainly dogs, died of old age. And now, sources say they are dying from tumors, bloat and cancer. Does the fact that we are feeding them Dog Chow […]

How To Stay Green When You Bring The Baby Home?

How To Stay Green When You Bring The Baby Home?

My brother and his wife have a 2 year old baby and when they first brought her home I thought ‘ok, this is going to be too difficult for them to maintain their green lifestyle. I mean, they have a baby now!’ but I was wrong. My brother and his wife are extremely environmentally conscious […]

The Green House Effect Helps Spreading Fungus

The Green House Effect Helps Spreading Fungus

The fungus or mold is omnipresent inside our houses as well as outside. The mold is more frequent because it is spread by spores through the air. In order to grow the mold spores need humidity and a food source like celluloses or decomposing food. The most common fungus growing inside houses are Cladosporium, Aspergillus […]