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We Could Massively Slash Carbon Emissions By Improving Just 5% of Our Powerplants

If every country aimed to improve the efficiency of its 5%-10% most carbon-emitting powerplants, we’d be more likely to actually hit the 30-50% reductions target.
July 25, 2021

Gender Equality in the Hairdressing Industry

This study of equality in the hairdressing industry highlights some of the key challenges, and hopes for the future.
July 24, 2021

Who faces the highest risk of deadly heat?

It is consistently people of colour that bear the burden of risk. And that means that preventing runaway climate change will also avert an epic racial injustice.
July 14, 2021

Teaching the Next Generation About Environmental Justice

As more and more people realize that marginalized groups bear the brunt of climate change issues, environmental justice is picking up traction at long last.
July 14, 2021

Accessibility in Architecture: A New Modular Man

The Modular Man has been widely used in architectural design, to the unintended discrimination of a majority of the world’s population. It’s time for a change.
July 10, 2021

The European Green Belt: Walking The Iron Curtain Trail

The Iron Curtain Trail, within the European Green Belt, stands as a symbol of progress and equality, unifying communities that still feel the scars of long separation.
July 7, 2021

It’s Not Easy But Not Yet Too Late to Avoid Severe Climate Change

No one ever said avoiding catastrophic climate change would be easy. Perhaps that’s why we keep sleep walking toward disaster.
June 9, 2021

Almost Zero Effort to Zero Waste Your Kitchen

Don’t be intimidated: Giving your kitchen a zero waste makeover takes almost zero effort; it’s as easy as pressing a button.
June 1, 2021

An Interview with Silvia Häberlein of beach cleaner

Silvia Häberlein, of the Nuremberg-based “beach cleaner”, discusses her love for sustainability and her fears for the future.
May 3, 2021

Facts & Figures

Potential Benefits of Advanced Recycling Technologies for Precious Metals E-Waste Recovery

This Essay and Market Analysis on the future of e-waste examines the costly environmental harm posed by this issue, but also the economic possibilties that may incentivize solutions, including recycling and the reclamation of precious metals.
July 29, 2021

How Sustainable Is Your Drinking Water?

Water is a vital necessity. In America, many people can turn on their faucets to access this resource at any time. However, we often fail to acknowledge that it’s a finite element.
May 13, 2021

Sustainable Fashion: A List of Organizations, Certifications, Terms, and Fabrics

A glossary of organizations, certifications, NGOs, ethical movements, technical terms, and jargon associated with sustainable fashion.
January 10, 2021

The Ultimate Guide To Finding The Best Indoor Plants For Clean Air

The quality of indoor air will ultimately have a huge impact on our long term health, and there are lots of great ways to improve it.
October 12, 2020

Indoor vs. Outdoor Air Pollution: The Necessity of Improving Indoor Air Quality

Identifying and removing the sources of indoor air pollution, and thus improving indoor air quality, is just as important as the efforts to reduce the amount of pollution in the air outside.
June 4, 2020

Taste, Cost & Safety: 3 Reasons NOT to Buy Bottled Water

Bottled Water: Considered by many to be one of the most grievous crimes our species has committed against our planet and its ecosystems.
May 10, 2020

Why Majestic Tim Matters

The world lost Majestic Tim, one of Kenya’s largest elephants, in early February 2020. His story can improve awareness of conservation efforts worldwide.
April 5, 2020

How Major Cities Around the World are Fighting Air Pollution

Climate change is the greatest challenge of our times, but we can’t afford to take our eyes off the fight on other environmental fronts, such as urban outdoor air pollution.
March 5, 2020

The Benefits of Hemp: The Little Plant That Could

It’s hard to imagine that a single plant could fulfill most human needs. Hemp (or Industrial Hemp, as it is also known) can clothe, house, medicate, feed livestock, and even cleanse soil.
February 11, 2020

Design

SOUR Launches Carbon Calculator for Architecture and Construction

SOUR Studio, a design studio that addresses social and urban problems, has launched a Carbon Calculator for Architecture and Construction.
July 30, 2021

Biodegradable Plastics To Lead Europe Toward Greener And Sustainable Future

The Europe biodegradable plastics market is growing, due to its eco-friendly nature, rise in consumer adoption, and increased industry demand.
July 24, 2021

How Crowdlending for Solar Power is Empowering Local Communities in Uganda to Drive the Energy Transition

GoParity partnered with SolarPipo Group, a one-stop-shop for solar energy projects in Uganda, to raise funds for dairy cooperatives in the country to go solar.
July 22, 2021

Bringing Sustainability to Schools

If schools focus on green initiatives, kids of all ages can learn about it even before they buy a smart car or volunteer with environmental community programs.
July 16, 2021

Can Biophilic Design Improve Emotional Wellbeing?

In a post-pandemic society, and with the prevalence of mental health issues in the world population, interior design becomes essential for general wellbeing.
July 5, 2021

What Does Sustainability in Interior Design Really Mean?

In recent years, concerns over consumer behaviour have compelled interior designers and home decor brands to consider how their work will impact the world.
July 5, 2021

Carbon-Conscious Corporations: The pathway to net zero for businesses

In the uphill battle against climate change, all corporations have a responsibility to reduce their carbon emissions – and fast.
July 1, 2021

Inoka: A Sustainable Solution to Disposable Masks

This is the story of the founder of Inoka, a UK-based start-up aiming to address the vast problem of disposable mask use that recent events have necessitated.
June 21, 2021

Cyan Planet Passes Fundraising Goal to Create the First Digital Twin of the Ocean

“How is the Water”, a digital twin of the ocean, aims to make the underwater world and its magic accessible for everybody.
June 15, 2021

Lifestyle

Eco-friendly Hiking: 8 Ways Hikers Can Practice Sustainability While on the Trail

While exploring the great outdoors, it’s neccessary to be responsible. Otherwise, you are depriving your future self and others of the opportunities to bask in nature.
July 29, 2021

Essential Tips for Staying Healthy and Fit While At Home

Getting exercise is vital for staying healthy. If you currently struggle to maintain your fitness at home, then these essential tips and tricks are for you.
July 27, 2021

Everything You Need to Know about Animal Testing in the Beauty Industry

Animal testing in the cosmetics and beauty industry is one of those things that should stay buried deep in the past, but, sadly, is practiced daily by companies around the globe.
July 22, 2021

Eco-Friendly Alternatives to Grass Lawns

Green grass lawns are largely considered a staple of well-kept yards, but they require enormous amounts of water and fertilizer to keep green and beautiful.
July 13, 2021

Why Reducing Your Waste is Essential for A Better World

We produce 2.01 billion tonnes of solid waste per year across the world. And out of the billions of waste produced, only a few percent gets recycled.
July 1, 2021

How to Take The Plastic Free July Challenge Even During a Pandemic

Plastic Free July might be easy for the veterans who taken on this challenge every year; but with the pandemic, everyone is back at square one.
July 1, 2021

The Environmental Impact of Typical Household Cleaners

Every aspect of daily life can contribute to environmental decline, not least including household cleaners, that often contain many harmful components.
June 28, 2021

Understanding the Impact of Planting Trees for the Planet

Trees play a vital role in combating climate change. Do your part to plant more today and become a hero for the earth.
June 25, 2021

Colorful Quality: A Review of Colorful Standard

If you are looking for soft, comfortable, quality casual clothing that has been thoughtfully created in an amazing array of colors, look no further than Colorful Standard.
June 25, 2021