December, 2014

8 Creative Green Gift Ideas for the Holidays

8 Creative Green Gift Ideas for the Holidays

Are you looking for a clever gift idea that everyone will love? If you care about the environment, there is no gift more valuable than a green gift that lowers human impact on the environment. Your green gifts may inspire others too to become environmentally friendly. Eco-friendly gifts do not have to be expensive; you just need some creativity and imagination. The end result is always beneficial for everyone. In this article we are going to show you some green gift ideas that are sure to impress your recipients, save you money while also saving the environment.

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Top 6 Business Ideas for Green Entrepreneurs

Top 6 Business Ideas for Green Entrepreneurs

Necessity is the mother of all inventions, and so the businesses of today need to go green because the world demands it. We have used up the resources form the earth to fuel our industries, homes and automobiles for hundreds of years and got ourselves into more trouble. We have been using up all the resources and depleting the environment with each passing year as our civilization made progress, and we have dug ourselves deeper into an environmental mess. Scientists and ecopreneurs of today have also worked hard to come up with green solutions.

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6 Sustainable Urban Agriculture Ideas Around the Globe

6 Sustainable Urban Agriculture Ideas Around the Globe

Many shoppers in the United States are already aware that buying local can help the local economy. This practice can also help local farmers, improve the freshness of consumers’ products and also fight climatic changes. But some people only have the option to take action or contribute to local farming by buying from a local farmer’s market. However, scientists and ecopreneurs are already experimenting and coming up with new ideas to incorporate local farming within urban lifestyles.

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Depleting Salmon Population – Causes & Recovery Process

Depleting Salmon Population – Causes & Recovery Process

Salmon is a unique kind anadromous fish that are born in the fresh waters of rivers and streams. They swim to the ocean as they grow older and return to their home stream to lay eggs when the time comes for spawning. Every year, millions of salmon return to their home stream and produce their next generation of fish. Some species of salmon make several trips in their lifetime, while others make just one round trip before they die. For the last few decades, the number of salmon making it back to their fresh water mating grounds has been declining. The population of salmon species in the Northwest, from Alaska to Washington State, in the waters of the Pacific and in the North Atlantic Oceans is constantly declining.

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7 Non Toxic Green Cleaning Tips for Your Home

7 Non Toxic Green Cleaning Tips for Your Home

With the holidays fast approaching, we are all trying to keep our homes presentable and sanitary for our friends and family. It seems like we have plenty of things to clean around the house and there doesn’t seem to be enough time to do it all. We also run into bigger jobs such as getting our curtains cleaned and getting the oven looking shiny, free from grime and grunge, before the holidays arrive. To get our homes clean, we generally have many different types of cleaning products for tackling different types of jobs. There are products for our dishes, furniture, glass, bathroom tiles, kitchen floors, laundry, and so on. Most of the common cleaning products that we grew up with contain toxic chemicals that could be bad for our health and also for the indoor air quality and the environment.

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