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Earth Day April 22nd: 10 Quick & Easy Ways to Show Your Support

Nov 25, 2019 - Emily Newton

Earth Day is April 22nd. Celebrate the environment & safe environmental practices. Here are simple Earth Day activities to show you care about the Earth.

11 Popular Green Building Materials Used Today

Aug 6, 2019 - Emily Newton

Growing interest in sustainable design will soon lead to efficient green building materials becoming standard in construction.

Can Science Solve the Real vs. Fake Christmas Tree Debate?

Dec 19, 2018 - Emily Newton

When it comes down to it, who wins the real vs. fake Christmas tree debate? Keep reading to find out which is better for the environment and your health.

commiting to a plastic-free lifestyle can be as simple as adding reusable containers to your pantry

How to Achieve a Plastic-Free Lifestyle

Aug 28, 2018 - Emily Newton

Plastic is an enormous part of our daily lives. In response to this, many people are vowing to live a plastic-free lifestyle.

friends spending time in the forest is one way to practice forest bathing

How Forests Help Foster Health

Jun 12, 2018 - Emily Newton

Forest bathing, the act of spending time in nature, simply sitting among the trees doing nothing can improve your health. Keep reading to learn how.

Simple Ways You Can Help Reverse Top Environmental Issues

Apr 20, 2018 - Emily Newton

There are simple things we can do to help reverse top environmental issues. Every action adds up to impact the environment!

working remotely can be good for the environment

Working Remotely is Better for the Environment

Mar 22, 2018 - Emily Newton

The number of telecommuters in the U.S. increased by 115 percent between 2005 and 2015 to about three percent of the total U.S. workforce, a recent study found. A 2016 survey revealed that 43 percent of American workers spent at least some of their time working remotely.

Improving Auto Emissions With Carbon-Neutral Synthetic Fuels

Sep 19, 2017 - Emily Newton

Switching to carbon-neutral synthetic fuels is almost as difficult as it is to produce them. However, it has potential to greenhouse gas emissions.

Will Cheaper Energy Storage Accelerate Switching to Clean Energy?

Nov 17, 2016 - Emily Newton

Renewable energy and energy storage are important right now. These burgeoning technologies have the potential not only to greatly unburden the power grid.

5 Exciting Ways to Minimize Environmental Impact of Construction

Jul 13, 2016 - Emily Newton

There are multiple studies that discuss about how we could reduce our carbon footprint. One way to do so is by reducing the environmental impact of construction projects.