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7 Biofriendly Actions to Help You Get on the Path to Sustainability...

Many people may not realize how a few simple changes could allow them to lead a more biofriendly, sustainable life. According to the EPA, “Sustainability is based on a simple principle: Everything that we need for our survival and well-being depends, either directly or indirectly, on our natural environment.” This means, so long as we can figure
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Combating Indoor Air Pollution in Summer...

July 13th, 2015

During the summer months when the weather gets warm, many people tend to close their windows, shut their doors and turn on their... Read More

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Tips on Enjoying a Green and Environmentally-Frien...

July 2nd, 2015

  Whenever the term ‘eco-tourism’ or ‘green travel’ is mentioned many people get a picture in their minds of people camping in... Read More

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Eco-Friendly Transportation: Bike Sharing Coming t...

June 27th, 2015

(Photo from Metro’s The Source) For years, the City of Los Angeles has taken pride in being able to offer various eco-friendly transportation... Read More

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12 Ways to Improve Fuel Efficiency...

June 15th, 2015

Summer vacations, even day-to-day commutes and other travels, can become costly pretty quick. Between hotel expenses, food, gasoline, entertainment expenditures and souvenirs, taking out... Read More

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Green Camping Checklist: Making the Most of Your S...

June 8th, 2015

Now that the kids are out (or almost out) of school, the summer camping season is here. Camping is a simple, yet fun way to spend some time outdoors. It can also be an ideal way to get unplugged from the stresses of day-to-day life and provide you with... Read More

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Why You Should Be Upcycling, Not Just Recycling...

May 31st, 2015

A lot of people work hard to live a green and sustainable life. If you are trying to be as green and eco-friendly as you can, it is important you make yourself aware of the benefits of upcycling. While deciding to reduce, reuse and recycle is good and should be done whenever... Read More

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Making Your Summer Travel a Little More Biofriendl...

May 19th, 2015

As the unofficial start of the summer season begins Memorial Day weekend, it is likely you have already begun making plans for family vacations and summer travel. The days between Memorial Day and Labor Day are generally considered to be some of the busiest travel days of the year.... Read More

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National Bike Month: Biofriendly Benefits of Ridin...

May 5th, 2015

As May is National Bike Month, now is the perfect time to take a look at some of the biofriendly benefits of riding your bike. National Bike Month was started almost six decades ago as a way of enlightening people on the benefits of bike riding, and encouraging them to get out and ride.... Read More

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Green Your Life Every Day: Earth Day 2015...

April 21st, 2015

While many people may consider Earth Day to be mostly symbolic in nature, Earth Day does have a purpose and does have its benefits. Earth Day is a grassroots effort intended to draw and focus our attention on the need for green, environmental protection actions on a global level. As... Read More

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Renewable Energy: Is Water a Sustainable Source of...

April 13th, 2015

With California in its current state of drought, the idea of using water as a renewable energy source has many people in sheer disbelief. How can water be considered as a sustainable source of power if we don’t have any water to spare? How can we generate hydroelectric power... Read More

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6 Ways to Reduce Your Driving Emissions...

April 2nd, 2015

Vehicle emissions are one of the primary contributors to the slew of harmful greenhouse gases responsible for bringing about our current state of climate change. According to the U.S. Energy Information Administration, whenever a vehicle burns one gallon of gasoline, about 20 pounds of carbon dioxide (CO2) are produced. A... Read More