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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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Upcoming Exhibition: Fashion Conscious Designs that will change the world one garment at a time @ UC Davis

Upcoming Exhibition: Fashion Conscious Designs that will change the world one garment at a time @ UC Davis

As part of their “Year of Eco-Exhibitions,” the UC Davis Design Museum & Design Collective in Davis, CA will host Fashion Conscious, an exhibition focused […]

by × April 24, 2008 × 0 comments

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Sweet Pepita Clothing

Sweet Pepita Clothing

Shannon Kline is the creator of Sweet Pepita Clothing. Using recycled fabrics from old, funky tee’s and 100% organic cotton, Sweet Pepita blends sustainability with […]

by × March 5, 2008 × 2 comments

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Compost Modern 08 Wrap-up

Compost Modern 08 Wrap-up

Sustainability promises to be one of the defining issues of our time, one with profound affects on our personal and professional lives. For designers, it […]

by × February 8, 2008 × 0 comments

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Lululemon & oqoqo in Chicago

One thing that’s driven me crazy since moving to Germany is the total lack of decent clothing for working out … and by decent, I […]

by × November 30, 2007 × 2 comments

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What Are Your Consumer Consequences?

What Are Your Consumer Consequences?

Play this fun (or is it scary?) game, Consumer Consequences, to see how many Earths would be needed if EVERYONE lived like you did. I’ve […]

by × November 12, 2007 × 7 comments

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Elephant Poo Poo Paper!

Elephant Poo Poo Paper!

In my mind this company definitely takes sustainability to the next level! The Great Elephant Poo Poo Paper Company Limited is focused today on the […]

by × September 18, 2007 × 13 comments

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Eco Moms: Inspirational Green Links

Eco Moms: Inspirational Green Links

As a new mother, I am always researching various topics regarding child rearing and environmentally friendly practices. Here are a few sites that I frequent […]

by × September 8, 2007 × 16 comments

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Mixt Greens: Eco Gourmet

Mixt Greens: Eco Gourmet

Eco-gourmet. It’s what you get when a brother who’s passionate about food teams up with his sister and her husband who are passionate about environmental […]

by × September 5, 2007 × 1 comment

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Did You See the Snowman Last Night at the Debates?

I thought the Dems debates last night were the best I’ve ever seen (I watched them streaming on Cnn.com since I don’t have cable). That […]

by × July 24, 2007 × 1 comment