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  • PLASTIC POLLUTION

    Bottle-Fed Babies Swallow Millions Of Microplastics A Day, Study Finds

    Exposure is far higher than previously thought and also affects plastic food containers.

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    HEALTH

    California Bans PFAS Firefighting Foams

    State also prohibits 24 chemicals from use in cosmetics.

  • CONSCIOUS CONSUMPTION

    Is Conscious Consumption The New Normal? 

    2020 is a challenging year, so let’s take solace in a bit of good news—the latest data confirms an inspiring trend: we increasingly value and care about people and nature. Take, for instance, our food choices.

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    PLASTIC POLLUTION

    How Big Oil Misled The Public Into Believing Plastic Would Be Recycled

    NPR and PBS Frontline spent months digging into internal industry documents and interviewing top former officials. We found that the industry sold the public on an idea it knew wouldn't work — that the majority of plastic could be, and would be, recycled — all while making billions of dollars selling the world new plastic.

We are currently working on our online store that will offer sustainable household stables. In the near future we will also offer products that come from and support the Amazon Rainforest.

Thank you for your patience! 

Meanwhile you can follow our Brand Directory and Certification Label Guide to make healthier choices for yourself, your family and the environment when shopping anywhere. 

  • THE LAZY PERON'S GUIDE TO SAVING THE WORLD

    It seems impossible that the average person can make an impact. Should you just give up? No! Change starts with you. READ MORE

  • UN ENVIRONMENTAL PROGRAM

    Sustainability starts with you, so get involved and join us in our efforts to green UNEP through and through! 

    What can you do? READ MORE

  • HOW TO SAVE WATER

    The world has lost 70 percent of its natural wetlands, but through simple actions, we still have time to preserve our remaining water resources and even save money. READ MORE

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  • WATER FOR LA

    From quenching our thirst and growing our food to fueling the production of everything we wear and everything we use to get from here to there, water is the not-so-secret ingredient that makes LA County thrive. The reality is that it takes a lot of water to keep LA County going (millions upon millions of gallons every day!). 

    READ MORE

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  • SOLAR ENERGY

    Solar power is energy from the sun that is converted into thermal or electrical energy. Solar energy is the cleanest and most abundant renewable energy source available. READ MORE

    Solar Panels by American Public Power Association
  • GEOTHERMAL HEATING SYSTEM

    According to the Environmental Protection Agency, Geothermal ground source heat pump systems are one of the most energy efficient, environmentally clean, and cost-effective space conditioning systems. READ MORE

    Geothermal by Dan Meyers
  • 14 WAYS TO SAVE ENERGY AT HOME

    Being energy efficient is a lot simpler than it sounds. When we all save energy in little ways, it can make a huge difference on our utility bill and protect the environment. READ MORE

    Energy Efficiency Consultation
  • THE ISSUE WITH TISSUE

    It is time for companies to act more as global citizens and usher the world into a more sustainable paradigm. Fortunately, solutions promoting healthy forests and a healthy planet already exist. Companies and consumers simply need to embrace them. READ MORE

    Tissue Box by Julian Paolo Dayag
  • CLEAN YOUR HOME WITHOUT TOXIC PRODUCTS

    Make your place shine without poisoning your body or the environment.

    READ MORE

    Bright and Modern Kitchen
  • TOP 10 HOME DETOX TIPS

    Our homes are reservoirs of a toxic “chemical soup” that can cause asthma, eczema, allergies and other autoimmune disorders, says healthy-home expert Alan Berman. READ MORE

    Spray bottle by JESHOOTS.COM
  • HOW TO REDUCE BPA EXPOSURE

    4 Ways to Avoid Toxic Chemicals in Food Packaging. READ MORE

    Tupperware Plastic Food Containers
  • SHOPPING SUSTAINABLY

    The choices you make when shopping for food affect your foodprint.

    READ MORE

    Fresh Vegetables in Basket sustainable shopping
  • LIFE WITHOUT BULK OPTIONS

    Can you be zero waste without bulk options? Tips on how to avoid plastic. READ MORE

    Grains in Mason Jars
  • LA COMPOST

    LA Compost is bringing LA’s food system closer to a closed circle with many co-benefits with overall reduced emissions. READ MORE

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  • FOOD FOR THE FUTURE: FARMING IN THE AGE OF CLIMATE CHANGE

    As climate change worsens and the global population rises, we risk food shortages worldwide. Are organic farming and hydroponics the key to farming's future? LEARN MORE

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  • FOOD FOR THE FUTURE: A SHORT DOCUMENTARY

    Global agriculture generates as much greenhouse gas as the worldwide transport sector. Sustainable food production is therefore not a luxury but a necessity for our common future. LEARN MORE

    Harvesting Crop Field
  • GROW YOUR OWN VEGETABLES

    Growing your own food is a step towards a healthier and more sustainable lifestyle. LEARN MORE

    Gardening Rake
  • 10 TIPS FOR GROWING YOUR OWN GARDEN

    Health concerns over the use of pesticides and genetically modified produce have lead many people to consider growing their own vegetables. LEARN MORE

    Organic Home Garden
  • COMMUNITY SUPPORTED AGRICULTURE

    Community supported agriculture (CSA) is a partnership between eaters and farmers. In most CSAs, members purchase a CSA share from the farmer before the growing season, and in return receive regular installments of food. LEARN MORE

    Basket of Organic Vegetables
  • EATING SUSTAINABLY FOOD LABEL GUIDE

    Nutrition facts, health claims, various logos, proclamations of animal treatment — food packaging gives us plenty of reading material. Use this food label guide to find out what does each label means. LEARN MORE

    Dairy and Non-Dairy Products in Fridge
  • ECO-FRIENDLY BEDDING, SHEETS, LINENS & TOWELS

    13 Places to Get Eco-Friendly Bedding, Sheets, Linens, and Towels. From cozy to classic, luxurious and basic, you’re covered. LEARN MORE

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  • ECO-FRIENDLY AND SUSTAINABLE FURNITURE

    Green furniture companies are sprouting up in response, producing furniture that is sustainable and eco-friendly for the environmentally-conscious consumer. What to look for.  LEARN MORE

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  • SUSTAINABLE FURNISHINGS

    Sustainable Furnishings Council -  a coalition of manufacturers, retailers and designers dedicated to raising awareness and expanding the adoption of environmentally sustainable practices.  LEARN MORE

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  • CARBON-NEUTRAL INTERIORS

    Architectural Digest PRO takes a deeper look at whether interiors can ever really be green.  LEARN MORE

    Carbon Neutral Interiors Dining Room
  • LEGAL WOOD PRODUCTS

    Shoppers can make a difference, too. Look for the Forest Stewardship Council® (FSC) label on any products that come from forests.  LEARN MORE

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  • GREYWATER SYSTEMS

    From Laundry to Landscape: Tap Into Greywater. Recycling your household water is smart and surprisingly simple.  LEARN MORE

    Pink Bath Tub by Curology
  • A GUIDE TO RECYCLING

    What actually goes into the recycling bin? LEARN MORE

    Image by Paweł Czerwiński
  • WHERE TO RECYCLE

    Earth 911 - With over 350 materials and 100,000+ listings, we maintain one of North America's most extensive recycling databases. LEARN MORE

    Plastic Bag Recycling

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