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Bamboo Cutting Board Care: The Natural Way

Bamboo Cutting Board Care: The Natural Way

Whether you need to chop vegetables, dice onions or slice bread, a cutting board made out of bamboo is not only functional, it’s pretty to look at and currently popular in kitchen décor

by × July 9, 2013 × 2 comments

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Is Bamboo Fabric an Sustainable Textile Fraud? The Textile Test Series Investigates

Is Bamboo Fabric an Sustainable Textile Fraud? The Textile Test Series Investigates

Turning bamboo into a silky fabric isn’t possible without highly intensive chemical processes, where approximately 13 different toxic solvents are used.

by × July 8, 2013 × 9 comments

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Sustainable Kitchen Décor: Recycled Countertops and Tiles, Natural Fiber Rugs

Sustainable Kitchen Décor: Recycled Countertops and Tiles, Natural Fiber Rugs

Going green in the kitchen means so much more than mixing in a few additional Spring Mix salads and adding a couple extra Granny Smith apples.

by × July 2, 2013 × 0 comments

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Save Sustainably with Eco USB Sticks Made from Bamboo

Save Sustainably with Eco USB Sticks Made from Bamboo

I’d be lost without my eco USB stick. It’s the truth, and I’m telling it at the expense of sounding like a huge dork.  Like my […]

by × March 8, 2012 × 0 comments

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Artful Undergarments: Rio Wrenn's R.A.W. Eco Lingerie Collection

Artful Undergarments: Rio Wrenn's R.A.W. Eco Lingerie Collection

Portland, Oregon based textile designer Rio Wrenn has a unique vision for lingerie, combining modern eco friendly materials and dying techniques, antique constructions and ethical […]

by × June 18, 2010 × 2 comments

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Behind the Scenes of the Project Green Search Model Competition Finals

Behind the Scenes of the Project Green Search Model Competition Finals

Project Green Search, the first-ever green model competition, has a winner! Rachel Avalon hails from Los Angeles, California, and beat out over 130 other serious […]

by × November 17, 2009 × 0 comments

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Lovely Lingerie That Just Happens to Be Eco Friendly!

Lovely Lingerie That Just Happens to Be Eco Friendly!

I think lingerie might be the toughest thing to find in sustainable fabrics. Here are five lovelies to inspire you, since Summer weather means that […]

by × June 10, 2009 × 1 comment

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Six Seasonless Eco Fashion Must-Haves: I've Worn Them!

Six Seasonless Eco Fashion Must-Haves: I've Worn Them!

I tried to keep my shopping to a minimum the past six months, but these super-wearable items were the ones I chose to spend a […]

by × April 14, 2009 × 2 comments

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Bamboo: Ecofriendly or Not So Much?

Bamboo: Ecofriendly or Not So Much?

I’ve heard bamboo flooring is more eco-friendly than traditional pine or oak. Is this true? —Cara Truhlar, Montpelier, VT At first glance, bamboo is as […]

by × October 15, 2008 × 3 comments

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Autumn Eco Style Preview 1

Autumn Eco Style Preview 1

Autumn is my absolute favorite time for buying clothes (one word: layers!!). I’m practically craving the cool days, cold nights and swirling leaves as I […]

by × August 8, 2008 × 5 comments