Natural gas is often called the cleanest fossil fuel. It produces about 30 percent and 44 percent less carbon dioxide than oil and coal, respectively, for the same energy.
When can food packaging actually be good for the environment?
When my young granddaughter plays with her toys, she makes the typical growling “rrrrr” noise for the sound of her cars and trucks but a “whoosh” sound for her toy bus.
My father-in-law was in the dairy business for over 40 years, and—as might be expected—he had nothing good to say about margarine.
Black roofs are out, and white and green roofs are in.
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2. Rub hands gently under warm air
We tend to think mass manufacturing is more efficient than producing items individually.
We all know that scrubbing our hands with soap and water is good for our own health, but how do different soaps stack up in terms of environmental health?
Suppose a light bulb burns out in your house and you want to replace it with the most environmentally sustainable option.
When you look at an athletic shoe, think oil. Some shoes contain cotton, leather, and/or trace amounts of natural rubber.