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Natural Cleaning Kit - Green Non-Toxic Cleaners
What's in your natural cleaning product kit? Clean your home with the eight green and sustainable cleaning products listed here. From the kitchen sink to the bathroom shower and toilet, these green cleaning products will get the job done.

Wean Yourself off Oil - Energy Conservation and Oil Use - Oil and Gas Conservation
Got a tip for weaning America off of oil? Share your insights with all of us.

Boycott BP - Should You Boycott BP
Should you boycott BP? Millions of consumers are considering a boycott of the troubled oil and gas company, formerly known as British Petroleum. But what, if anything, will a boycott of BP accomplish?

Green Gifts for Christmas - Green Gifts for the Holidays - Gifts for Men and Women
This Christmas, give green gifts to the men and women on your gift list. They're also great for birthdays, weddings and other events. Eco-friendly gift ideas promote sustainable design and green living while showing the receiver that you care about them as well as the Earth. Best of all, they're priced under $50, so you can save some green, too.

Examples of Greenwashing - Advertising and Greenwashing
As sustainable living and green products grow in popularity, so do examples of greenwashing. What are the worst examples of greenwashing you've seen? Here are a few of our favorite greenwashing advertisements and promotions.

Green Battle of the Sexes
It was only a matter of time before the battle of the sexes entered the realm of sustainability. Who's greener, men or women? What's your opinion?

What's Your Favorite Green Charity?
What's Your Favorite Green Charity?

: Dishwasher Detergents without Phosphates - Low-Phosphate Dishwasher Detergents>
Dishwasher detergents without phosphates are now the norm -- but how good are they? Many people are fuming about how ineffective these new dishwashing soaps are at cleaning dishes. What's your experience with low- or no-phosphate dishwasher detergents, and have you any advice to share?

Dishwasher Detergents without Phosphates - Low-Phosphate Dishwasher Detergents
Dishwasher detergents without phosphates are now the norm -- but how good are they? Many people are fuming about how ineffective these new dishwashing soaps are at cleaning dishes. What's your experience with low- or no-phosphate dishwasher detergents, and have you any advice to share?

White House Garden - Michelle Obama and the White House Garden
What is Michelle Obama planting in the White House garden? Take a look at the First Lady's plans for going green at the White House's organic garden.

Xeriscape
Xeriscape is a type of landscape design that emphasizes the beauty of drought-tolerant plants that need less water to thrive. But what does xeriscaping look like, and is a xeriscape landscape design a good idea for places like Florida, Texas, Arizona, Colorado and California?

Phthalates
What is a phthalate and why should you care? Phthalates are found in thousands of ordinary household products like toys and baby items, and are endocrine disruptors that may be affecting your family's health.

BPA
Bisphenol A, or BPA, is a chemical compound found in plastic baby bottles, canned foods, water bottles and many other common consumer products. BPA is suspected to be an endocrine disruptor, or hormone disruptor, a type of compound linked to birth defects.

Grass-Fed | Grass-Fed Beef
Grass-fed beef, as the name implies, comes from cows raised in grass pastures instead of raised on grain. Fans of grass-fed cattle claim it's a leaner, healthier and tastier meat, and has many environmental advantages as well, but it's different from organic meat.

Cradle to Cradle
In William McDonough and Michael Braungart's book, 'Cradle to Cradle: Remaking the Way We Make Things,' the authors ask us to look beyond recycling and consider upcycling, downcycling, and the entire lifecycle of products, materials and waste.

Honeywell Air Purifier
The Honeywell Air Purifier has a built-in, permanent air filter that can be removed for cleaning. Though it's not a HEPA-type air purifier and it emits ozone (a potentially hazardous gas), the Honeywell QuietClean Air Purifier is Energy Star certified.

The Age of Stupid Review - Review of The Age of Stupid
The Age of Stupid, a fictionalized documentary by director Franny Armstrong, is a rueful look back at the present day from the perspective of the year 2055, when human civilization is all but destroyed by our current inaction on global warming and climate change.

Green Travel - MPG and Green Travel
Green travel is taking the tourism industry by storm, but it isn't all eco-tourism and green hotels. Every time you leave the house, you can try green traveling by improving your car's MPG, whether you drive a hybrid car or commute to public transit.

Sick Building Syndrome
Sick building syndrome describes a range of health problems that can occur to occupants of a particular home or office building. Sick building is usually brought on by indoor air pollutants like mold, radon, smoke or other types of indoor pollution.

ChicoBag Messenger Bag - Review of Messenger Bag from Chico Bag
ChicoBag is a manufacturer of reusable bags, including their new messenger bag, made of 80 percent recycled content. How did the bag hold up under use? Read this review and find out.

Whole Green Catalog - Review of Whole Green Catalog
The Whole Green Catalog presents thousands of products and tips for green living and sustainable shopping. Read this review and find out why, despite many good features, the Whole Green Catalog falls short of its promise.

Antieco T-Shirts and Totes - Antieco Gifts - Review of Antieco T-Shirts and Totes
Antieco t-shirts and totes are an ideal gift for the irreverent environmentalist on your shopping list. Made of 100% organic cotton, they're a comfortable, stylish way to express your sense of humor and your eco-consciousness.

Green Products and Gifts - Shop for Green Gifts and Sustainable Products
Shop for green products and sustainable gifts while avoiding greenwashing. Clothing, baby products, housewares, home care products and other items and services are now available. Which are truly green, and which are greenwashing?

Algreen Rain Barrel
A rain barrel is a great idea for rain water harvesting. This review of Algreen Product's rain water harvesting system includes information on rain water storage and a user's review of an Algreen rain barrel.

The Cove Movie
The Cove is a suspenseful, Oscar-winning documentary film about a group of environmental activists fighting to stop the slaughter of dolphins in a small fishing village in Japan. But watching The Cove movie is not a pleasant experience, though it's one of the best 2011 documentaries.

Green at Home - Sustainable Home and Garden Design - Green Living and Eco-Friendly Lifestyles
Your green home is your sustainable sanctuary from the rest of the world. Keep your house and your family healthy, safe and eco-friendly with green products, water- and energy-conserving indoor and outdoor fixtures, smart new green technologies, and sustainable architecture and design.

Greenpeace UK EfficienCity
Various screenshots of Greenpeace UK's EfficienCity.

Greenpeace UK EfficienCity
Various screenshots of Greenpeace UK's EfficienCity.

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Green Building | Green Architecture | Green Renovations
If you want to start having a positive impact on the environment, your home is the perfect place to begin. Some simple additions and unique building strategies can help your home decrease carbon emissions, conserve water and energy, and become a self-sustaining asset to our planet.

Green Living – Basic Information to Get you Started Living Green
Interested in adopting a greener lifestyle? Discover what makes something organic, what carbon emissions are, and how to find Fair Trade items when you shop. Use this green living resource to get started living an environmentally friendly, eco-conscious lifestyle.

Go Green - Basic Information Tips to Help You Go Green
It's time to go green, but what does it really mean to live the green life? Take a quick look at our basic guides to going green and other important information to get you off on the green foot. From global warming to greatest green products, you'll find all the information you need at About.com.

Green Cultures | Eco-Consious Celebrities
World leaders and celebrities alike are working to make a difference in the world. Take a look at what others are doing and learn how you can help turn regional efforts into a worldwide change.

2008 Beijing Olympics - Air Pollution at the 2008 Beijing Olympics
This photo gallery documents air quality at the 2008 Beijing Olympics. The 2008 Olympics took place in the heart of China despite great concern over smog and air pollution. The International Olympic Committee (IOC) continually assures athletes and spectators that the air quality was acceptable at the Beijing Olympic Games.

2008 Beijing Olympics - Air Pollution at the 2008 Beijing Olympics
This photo gallery documents air quality at the 2008 Beijing Olympics. The 2008 Olympics took place in the heart of China despite great concern over smog and air pollution. The International Olympic Committee (IOC) continually assures athletes and spectators that the air quality was acceptable at the Beijing Olympic Games.

Greenpeace UK EfficienCity
Various screenshots of Greenpeace UK's EfficienCity.

Greenpeace UK EfficienCity
Various screenshots of Greenpeace UK's EfficienCity.

Greenpeace UK EfficienCity
Various screenshots of Greenpeace UK's EfficienCity.

Eco-Friendly Travel | Eco-Transportation | Green Vacations
Whether you’re traveling for business or pleasure, you’ll notice the green initiative is played out very differently all over the world. Make sure you’re keeping your carbon footprint to a minimum wherever you end up.

http://greenliving.about.com/od/ecofriendlypets/Eco_Friendly_Pets.htm
One important part of living green has to do with greening your pets. This page features green pet products, information about pet health and articles explaining how to keep your pet's impact on the planet to a minimum.

Green Cleaning - Recipes for Green Cleaning
You can easily make your own non-toxic cleaners with the right ingredients. Keep your home fresh and clean with these eco-friendly recipes.

Fair Trade - Basic Information About Fair Trade
Fair trade is a social standard that benefits producers, consumers and the environment. Learn more about fair trade with basic information, indexes and how-to's.

Fair Trade Products - Available Fair Trade Products by Country
Every country recognizes different items as Fair Trade Certified under Fair Trade Labelling International. Discover what items are available for purchase under the fair trade label in eligable countries.

Green Food & Health | Healthy Living | Alternative Health
Living Green means living a healthier lifestyle. With all the pesticides, herbicides, growth hormones and unnatural additives included in our food today, it’s no wonder why there are so many illnesses abound. Discover why it is important to be selective in the foods and medicines you choose, and how to separate the good from the bad.

Cook Environmentally Friendly Popcorn in Your Microwave
To get the quick convenience of microwavable popcorn that allows you to cut out the non-biodegradable byproducts of regular microwavable popgorn, follow this simple step by step that teaches you to cook your popcorn in a simple brown paper bag.

Cook Environmentally Friendly Popcorn in Your Microwave
To get the quick convenience of microwavable popcorn that allows you to cut out the non-biodegradable byproducts of regular microwavable popgorn, follow this simple step by step that teaches you to cook your popcorn in a simple brown paper bag.

Cook Environmentally Friendly Popcorn in Your Microwave
To get the quick convenience of microwavable popcorn that allows you to cut out the non-biodegradable byproducts of regular microwavable popgorn, follow this simple step by step that teaches you to cook your popcorn in a simple brown paper bag.

Cook Environmentally Friendly Popcorn in Your Microwave
To get the quick convenience of microwavable popcorn that allows you to cut out the non-biodegradable byproducts of regular microwavable popgorn, follow this simple step by step that teaches you to cook your popcorn in a simple brown paper bag.

Cook Environmentally Friendly Popcorn in Your Microwave
To get the quick convenience of microwavable popcorn that allows you to cut out the non-biodegradable byproducts of regular microwavable popgorn, follow this simple step by step that teaches you to cook your popcorn in a simple brown paper bag.

Cook Environmentally Friendly Popcorn in Your Microwave
To get the quick convenience of microwavable popcorn that allows you to cut out the non-biodegradable byproducts of regular microwavable popgorn, follow this simple step by step that teaches you to cook your popcorn in a simple brown paper bag.

Cook Environmentally Friendly Popcorn in Your Microwave
To get the quick convenience of microwavable popcorn that allows you to cut out the non-biodegradable byproducts of regular microwavable popgorn, follow this simple step by step that teaches you to cook your popcorn in a simple brown paper bag.

Eco-Friendly Outdoors | Green Gardening | Green Landscaping
Pesticides, herbicides, insecticides and chemical fertilizers—you never knew there were so many additives to a seemingly fresh outdoor world. Find out what soils, and pest control methods are actually good for your backyard, and techniques to make the great outdoors environmentally effective.

Green Baby - Eco Friendly Practices to Make Your Baby a Green Baby
Babies are notorious for their impact on the environment. From diapers to feedings, to playtime, these articles and resources can provide some insight on how to green your baby without completely altering your lifestyle.

Eco-Friendly Events & Celebrations | Eco-Friendly Holidays
Whether you want to celebrate your wedding, the holiday season or your dog’s birthday, there’s a way to do it with the environment in mind. Consider alternate methods for wrapping gifts, dressing up and organizing your event.

America's Greenest School - Nationwide Search for America's Greenest School 2009 Commences
The nationwide search America's Greenest School, sponsored by IC Bus, invites students and teachers to explain what their school has done to go green. The winning student will be awarded a plug-in hybrid bus for his or her school.

Eco-Friendly Family | Green Parents | Green Babies & Children
Greening the planet is an important practice in the world today, but it’s absolutely crucial if we want to keep our environment intact for future generations. Find out what you can do as a parent or child to become more eco-conscious and make your life just a little bit greener.

Green Product Reviews & Guides | Frugally Green
Going green shouldn't be a financial burden. Our expert reviews and shopping tips are all you need to green your lifestyle without spending unneccesary money.

Healthy Lifestyle | Healthy Mind | Healthy Body
Green living is as much about you as it is the planet. Relaxing the mind and treating your body right are perfect ways to start living a healthier lifestyle inside and out.

Natural Cleaning Recipes - Go Green with Natural Cleaning Recipes
A clean home is much greener than a dirty home, but could all those conventional cleaning products be doing more harm than good? Rid your home of toxic cleaning products and give it that emerald shine by following these recipes and picking the best natural cleaning products.

Planet and Issues—Greening our World, our Planet
In order to make a change, we must first be aware of the problem. This page will introduce you to a multitude of global issues as well as humanitarian and environmental efforts being made so our planet can become a happier, healthier, greener place to live.

Eco-Friendly Products - Reviews of Eco-Friendly Products
New green products become available everyday. Read our expert reviews to find out which products are worth your while.

Verterra Dinnerware - A Review of Verterra Dinnerware
Does Verterra dinnerware stand up to other disposable dishes? And just how green are these compostable plates, bowls and cups? Find out with our expert review of Verterra dinnerware.

Green Cleaning Products - Reviews of Green Cleaning Products
New [i]green[/i] cleaning products become available everyday. Read our expert reviews to find out which products are worth your while.

Green Technology | Green Gadgets
Advances in technology may be a partial cause for our planet’s current condition, but it's also the cure. Discover how technological innovations are helping to further your green efforts.