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Living a greener, more eco-friendly life doesn’t require a complete shift in your lifestyle. With our useful tips on recycling, limiting food waste, shopping sustainably, and more, you’ll start reducing your carbon footprint in no time—and save some money while you’re at it!

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Where to Sell Old Stuff to Get the Most for Your Money

Help save the environment while earning extra cash by finding out how and where to sell your unwanted stuff

How to Live (Nearly) Plastic Free—One Woman’s Journey Shows How

It's hard to imagine a life without plastic, but these steps will help you start living (almost) plastic free


What Is Organic Food, and Is It Better for the Earth?

There's a lot of confusion surrounding organic foods, from what the term means to labeling to purported benefits. Read on...


33 Smart Ways to Slash Your Home Energy Bills

Feel like the household demands on your hard-earned cash are higher than ever? You're not alone. Luckily, there are steps...


What Is Fast Fashion, and How It’s Destroying the Environment

If you're looking to reduce your carbon footprint, adopt a greener lifestyle, or make one small change that has a...

How to Recycle Packing Material, and Why You’ll Want to Use Sustainable Shipping

Before you add another item to your online cart or toss out those packing materials, check out our tips for...


8 Ways to Be a More Sustainable Traveler

Here's how to make your next vacation a positive experience for you—and the planet.


The Future of Recycling: 13 Innovative Strategies That Could Save the Earth

It's not enough to toss your cans and water bottles into the recycling bin and hope for the best. The...


15 Best Reusable Coffee Cups That Keep Your Brew Hot for Hours

Ditch the disposable for a reusable coffee cup that will save you money while protecting the planet.


How to Save Water: 11 Tips for Reducing Water Consumption

It's time to change the way we think about water conservation.


Recycling 101: Learn How to Recycle (the Right Way)

Yes, there's a right way to recycle! Learn how, and start living more sustainably in the process.


What Is Climate Anxiety, and How to Manage It for Peace of Mind

Climate anxiety is a valid response to the very real threats against our environment, and it's especially prevalent in young...


“Trash Walker” Anna Sacks Finds Treasure in New York City’s Garbage

New York City's trash is this woman's treasure, and she's using her platform to fight our culture of excess waste.

What Is Upcycling, and How It’s Good for the Earth

Upcycling is more popular (and more important) now than ever. Sustainability experts break down what this means and how you...


10 Best Reusable Water Bottles to Keep You Hydrated on the Go

Water is really good for you! But plastic water bottles aren't—and they're bad for the planet too.


10 Best Reusable Grocery Bags That Make Grocery Shopping Easy

As more cities and states ban single-use plastic shopping bags, reusable grocery bags are becoming more popular than ever. Read...


12 Best Reusable Straws That Are Better for the Earth

Ditch the plastic and opt for reusable straws that are as good for your pocketbook as they are for the...


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12 Best Vacuum-Mop Combos with Near-Perfect Reviews

Clean your floors in half the time with a vacuum-mop combo. Trust us: You won't know how you ever lived...


10 Mosquito-Repelling Plants You Need in Your Backyard ASAP

Why invest in pesticides or bug sprays to control mosquitoes when you can repel them naturally with plants?


10 Fast Food Restaurants That Are Reducing Their Carbon Footprint

You can have a positive influence on the environment just by eating at these sustainable fast food restaurants.


16 Best Compost Bins for Turning Table Scraps Into Gardening Gold

Ready to start composting? Here are the best bins and pails to choose from.


The Best Gas Apps to Save You Money at the Pump

These top-rated gas apps will help you save a bundle as prices at the pump continue to rise.

15 Earth Day Facts You Should Know

2022 marks 52 years since the first Earth Day. Here's what to know about the day that raises environmental awareness—and...


How to Save Money on Gas—18 Easy Ways to Save

Everyone's feeling a pinch at the pump, but you can save money on gas with these simple tips.


The 7 Best Gas Credit Cards, According to Personal Finance Experts

Looking for ways to manage rising gas prices? These gas credit cards help you earn rewards, get bonuses, and save...


How to Find Cheap Gas Near You

With gas prices hovering around record levels, it pays to shop around. Here's how you can find cheap gas, no...


The 11 Best Organic Mattresses for the Sweetest Dreams in 2022

Our top picks for the most comfortable latex, wool and cotton chemical-free beds for every sleep style and budget.


Meet the Woman Who Turns Chip Bags Into Sleeping Bags for the Homeless

How one environmental justice advocate is helping the most vulnerable while also diverting trash from landfills