Reaching Carbon Neutrality For $1 A Day
(NAPSI)—Zero net emissions of carbon dioxide from energy and industry can be achieved by 2050—and it could cost only about $1 a day. That’s the finding of a new study by James Williams at the …
Growing a Sustainable Future from Pasture to Plate

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4 steps to being a more conscious consumer

(BPT) - Today, it’s not enough for a company to make good products. Savvy consumers want to know the businesses and brands they patronize make a positive difference. Do they produce products in …

Re-imagining Home Sales For Healthier, More Sustainable Living

(NAPSI)—The COVID-19 pandemic and efforts to stop the spread of the virus have shifted how people think about a lot of things, including their homes. With shelter-in-place orders and shutdowns …

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As carry out surges during the pandemic, landfills are filled with disposable containers

When the world could no longer eat together in restaurants at the beginning of 2020, many of us turned to take-out, delivery and fast food. Online meal delivery revenues in the United States are projected to reach $26.5 billion this year, a 20 percent increase over 2019.

What are the most environmentally friendly alternatives for food packaging?

What are the safest and most environmentally friendly disposable food containers and products available?

How to pick safer disposable materials

How can anyone evaluate one-to-one replacements for disposable food service ware designed to be less harmful to health and the environment? It’s not easy. Orb Media has created a basic …
Environmental Education
(Family Features) Teaching kids about the environment from an early age starts lifelong habits and creates awareness about the …
Energy-Saving Ideas
(Family Features) Energy-efficient appliances are a good starting point as you work to reduce your home's overall energy usage. …
Sustainable Eating for a Better Earth
(Family Features) Taking a more sustainable approach to sustaining your body can help protect the Earth and its climate.
Sustainable Sustenance
(Family Features) Although good nutrition is essential for human life, food production has a significant impact on the …
Want to go green? These 3 energy choices have big impact
(BPT) - This Earth Day, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency is celebrating climate action, partnering with companies and …
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Getting ready for the holidays with the Frias sisters

(BPT) - With the holidays around the corner, many are getting excited to start their holiday preparations and get together with loved ones. The Frias sisters, Mabel + Shaira Frias of Luna Magic, are …

4 ways to kickstart a wellness routine, according to health experts

(BPT) - When it comes to leading a healthy lifestyle, it’s the small decisions and changes that have a great impact on our individual wellness journeys. Wellness is not just one thing. In fact, …

Prepárate para las Fiestas con las Hermanas Frías

(BPT) - Con las fiestas a la vuelta de la esquina, muchos están emocionados de comenzar sus preparativos navideños y reunirse con sus seres queridos. ¡Y Mabel + Shaira …

Prenatal vitamins: A powerful tool to help improve health outcomes in underserved communities

(BPT) - Good health is more important than ever when a woman is expecting, yet many struggle to get the proper nutrients and supplements for a healthy pregnancy.More than 120,000 babies in the United …

How to create a clearer path for credit invisibles

(BPT) - Financial experts have been talking a lot about “credit invisibles” lately. The term refers to people who do not meet the minimum criteria to generate a credit score. Having a …

There is still time to protect against flu

(BPT) - The holidays are here, and while that means more opportunities for spreading cheer, there is also more opportunity for spreading flu and other respiratory viruses as people resume travel and …

5 great gift ideas for the hard-to-buy-for people in your life

(BPT) - Holiday shopping can be challenging, but it’s even harder when someone who’s hard to please is on your list, or when you feel like you’re out of ideas. To put a smile on the …

A fertility expert sets the record straight on the COVID-19 vaccine and fertility

(BPT) - If you read it online, does that mean it’s true? Although the internet has undoubtedly made access to information easier than ever, not all of that “information” is born …

5 ways to get ahead of frequent heartburn, according to an MD

(BPT) - While experiencing occasional heartburn after enjoying a fiery plate of wings is common, many Americans suffer from frequent heartburn (two or more days per week) — which can have a …

9 Sustainable Gifts to Renew Your Holiday Spirit

(BPT) - For the environment, the season of giving is also the season of waste. From sky-high mounds of one-time use wrapping paper and gift bags, to endless valleys of plastic toys — the allure …

Lithium coin battery safety tips for the festive holiday season

(BPT) - Colorful and exciting decorations are a holiday must-have for families. Children often love the items that light up, move or make noises, so you are likely to have these in your holiday decor …

How to help reduce the chance of a second heart attack or clot-related stroke

(BPT) - Sponsored by BayerAccording to the American Heart Association, one in four heart attack or ischemic (clot-related) stroke survivors will have a second heart attack or clot-related stroke.1To …