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8 Ways to Be a More Sustainable Traveler

Here's how to make your next vacation a positive experience for you—and the planet.

The Future of Recycling: 13 Innovative Strategies That Could Save the Earth

It's not enough to toss your cans and water bottles into the recycling bin and hope for the best. The...


15 Best Reusable Coffee Cups That Keep Your Brew Hot for Hours

Ditch the disposable for a reusable coffee cup that will save you money while protecting the planet.


How to Save Water: 11 Tips for Reducing Water Consumption

It's time to change the way we think about water conservation.


Recycling 101: Learn How to Recycle (the Right Way)

Yes, there's a right way to recycle! Learn how, and start living more sustainably in the process.

What Is Climate Anxiety, and How to Manage It for Peace of Mind

Climate anxiety is a valid response to the very real threats against our environment, and it's especially prevalent in young...


“Trash Walker” Anna Sacks Finds Treasure in New York City’s Garbage

New York City's trash is this woman's treasure, and she's using her platform to fight our culture of excess waste.


What Is Upcycling, and How It’s Good for the Earth

Upcycling is more popular (and more important) now than ever. Sustainability experts break down what this means and how you...


10 Best Reusable Water Bottles to Keep You Hydrated on the Go

Water is really good for you! But plastic water bottles aren't—and they're bad for the planet too.


10 Best Reusable Grocery Bags That Make Grocery Shopping Easy

As more cities and states ban single-use plastic shopping bags, reusable grocery bags are becoming more popular than ever. Read...


12 Best Reusable Straws That Are Better for the Earth

Ditch the plastic and opt for reusable straws that are as good for your pocketbook as they are for the...


10 Mosquito-Repelling Plants You Need in Your Backyard ASAP

Why invest in pesticides or bug sprays to control mosquitoes when you can repel them naturally with plants?


10 Fast Food Restaurants That Are Reducing Their Carbon Footprint

You can have a positive influence on the environment just by eating at these sustainable fast food restaurants.

15 Earth Day Facts You Should Know

2022 marks 52 years since the first Earth Day. Here's what to know about the day that raises environmental awareness—and...


The 11 Best Organic Mattresses for the Sweetest Dreams in 2022

Our top picks for the most comfortable latex, wool and cotton chemical-free beds for every sleep style and budget.


Meet the Woman Who Turns Chip Bags Into Sleeping Bags for the Homeless

How one environmental justice advocate is helping the most vulnerable while also diverting trash from landfills


Can You Recycle Bottle Caps? What to Know Before Recycling Your Bottles

You took your last sip, but before you throw that bottle in the recycling bin, read this.


Is Plant-Based Meat Better for the Environment?

When it comes to the environment, meat is bad and plants are good. But what about plant-based meat? We asked...


What Exactly Is Meatless Meat?

Plant-based meats are coming soon to a dinner table near you, but what’s actually inside those burgers, meatballs, nuggets, and...


I Swapped My Car for an Electric Bike for One Week—Here’s What Happened

Could riding an electric bike instead of driving save time, money, and stress? We tried it for a week to...


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These Wool Dryer Balls Have Nearly 35,000 Five-Star Reviews (and They’re Under $20!)

These wool drying balls saved my sensitive skin! Plus they're chemical-free and cut drying time in half... what's not to...


How to Make Compost at Home to Enrich Your Garden

Here's everything you need to know about how to make compost at home.

31 Sustainable Fashion Brands You Can Support Right Now

Not only do these brands help you look stylish, they also do what they can to help the planet


“I Tried a Bidet and I’ll Never Use Toilet Paper Again”

A bidet has been a pleasant alternative to using toilet paper, which has been in low supply everywhere due to...


The Downside of Reusable Bags More People Need to Be Thinking About

An alternative to single-use plastic, reusable bags should be good for the environment in theory. But are they actually creating...


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The Problem with Hybrid Cars That No One Is Talking About

Hybrid cars are increasingly popular, as they will often save the driver a good bit of money in fuel costs....


Is Your Mattress Toxic? Here’s How to Find Out

Warning: Toxic chemicals may be lurking in your bed. Find out if you’re inadvertently putting yourself in danger every night—and...


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The 10 Safest Laundry Detergents You Can Use

Warning: Toxic chemicals may be lurking in your laundry detergent. Here’s what you need to know to stay safe and...