Read Green: Go Green

We all know how much online magazines rule. Some of the old guard still hang onto their “print only” mentality, but many more are getting with the green program. Zinio is helping the oldies come into the 21st century by creating the The Read Green Initiative wherein traditional print mags are made available online for […]

Poland Spring Eco-Shape Bottles: Recycle This

With everyone jumping on the green bandwagon there are going to be some bumps in the road. Luckily the clever people at Wired magazine are here to point out the folks who are giving green a bad name. In this month’s issue Eric Hagerman exposes some companies practicing greenwashing in his piece “Little Green Lies.” […]

Play Video Games: Go Green

Picture this: Evil polluters and ne’er do wells from neighboring lands are destroying their habitats – and yours is next. What’s an eco-warrior to do? Turn on the computer and kick some (online) butt! Check out the new green game for kids, Emerald Island. Sure your mother said that video games were for slackers and […]

Circuit Board Clipboard: Recycle This

Necessity is the mother of invention, and that’s how these Etsy members invented something that’s good for, well, Etsy members and craft fair types. The circuit board clipboard was imagined by Debby Arem Designs when looking around, realized a hard surface was needed to make a credit card imprint when people were picking up their […]

Grandma’s China: Recycle This

The next time you break a beautiful piece of china, instead of bemoaning the loss of a sentimental and potentially expensive family heirloom, contact the people at The Broken Plate Pendant Company! They’ll take your prized possession, wipe away your tears, and turn it into a lovely piece of jewelry you will be proud to […]

Track Your Carbon Footprint on Your Phone: Go Green

We’ve already told you about how to calculate your home’s carbon footprint online, but some ingenious inventors in England have created new software for Noka N-Series and Blackberries that track your personal carbon footprint as you travel, according to an article in The Guardian. The software can detect what mode of transportation you are using […]