According to the experts at Enviroglas, over 40 billion glass bottles are created every year, and over 75% end up in landfills.
That’s why clever recycling companies like Gilasi and Vetrazzo are creating product lines that provide eco-friendly alternatives to wood flooring, porcelain or stainless steel sinks, granite countertops, ceramic … read more
As consumers today, we have more and more opportunities to consider ways in which to limit our impact on the environment through the purchases we make. Purchases for the home are no exception, and furniture is a great place to start. Whether you are refurnishing an entire room or looking … read more
More and more homeowners are embracing the idea that they can impact the environment in positive ways through the decorating choices they make for the home. For one such opportunity, you need look no further than underfoot. Carpeting made from synthetic fibers can contain dozens of chemicals and contribute significantly … read more
Many countries around the world are running out of drinking water faster than nature can replenish it. According to the United Nations World Water Assessment and the University of Wisconsin, the average supply of water per person will drop by a third over the next 20 years because of population … read more
Want to save the environment, but can’t afford costly solar panels? Are you eager to cut down on energy costs, but leery about putting a wind turbine in your backyard? Don’t worry. There are plenty of easy and affordable ways to “go green with a home makeover and stay within your … read more