Just when I finally purged my kitchen of non-stick cookware due to the risks posed by Teflon, I now learn that my rain jacket and waterproof boots are also putting my health at risk from exposure to similar “hydrophobic” chemicals. What’s a concerned outdoors person to do about staying dry and comfortable on a rainy hike?
Now Trump is going to allow the importing of elephant “trophies” after all! Where do things stand overall now in the fight to protect endangered species, especially as wildlife now also face threats from climate change?
How did the Global Climate Action Summit coming up later this year in San Francisco come about and what do organizers hope to accomplish?
One source of water waste is running it to change from cold to hot. Any thoughts on how to deal with this?
What is so-called Regenerative Agriculture and why are environmentalists so bullish on it?
I’m looking for cool holiday gift ideas for a strident vegan who won’t tolerate items that make use of animals or animal products. Any ideas?
Natural drain cleaner and earth-friendly products
The feeling of more water without using more water.
Traveling one kilometer by bike (electric or conventional) requires approximately five to 15 watt-hours (w-h) of energy, while traveling the same distance by foot requires some 15 to 20 w-h.
The box you recycle has made a 12,000-mile, fossil-fuel-spewing loop at sea in its journey of rebirth.
In light of that, the next best bet is to make it legal.
Motor coaches leave carbon in the dust
Improve indoor air quality would be to get rid of those old couches, mattresses and other furniture which were required by law to contain flame retardant chemicals before we knew how harmful they could be to our indoor environment and health.
If sea levels rise as much as climate scientists predict by the year 2100, almost 300 U.S. cities would lose at least half their homes, and 36 U.S. cities would be completely lost.
Technology is facilitating bicycle commuting is through the release of various apps to help riders optimize their routing.
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