2015 was an interesting year for environmental news and initiatives around the world (and even out of this world!). Here I’ve rounded up some of the biggest environmental headlines of 2015Read More
The holiday season is upon us, which translates for many of us to: colourful lights, gift exchanges, time with loved ones and, arguably most importantly... excessive delicious food! While nobody is complaining about the increase of feasting during the holidays, attention should be paid to the potential for needless waste.
Check out these simple tips to help avoid food waste:Read More
Large corporations as well as small businesses are becoming more and more inclined to 'go green', in the face of imminent environmental catastrophe (okay, maybe not imminent, but you understand the sentiment). This reflects well on key stakeholders like customers, who are starting to put a greater value on environmentally friendly products and corporate tactics, as well as shareholders who obviously place great value on a strong bottom line. Check out these 10 simple tips to green your business!Read More
We've all heard statistics that climate change is significant enough to call for immediate sustainability changes, but what's up with nay-sayers and those who claim that this issue isn't as pressing of an issue as we think?Read More
Call me a hippie, call me a tree-hugger, call me dirty liberal, it's all good.
Don’t get me wrong, it is most certainly easier on the heart to turn a blind eye to the staggering environmental needs of our earth. It just hurts too much. It’s too complex. Most people don’t want to be assaulted with images of sea turtles caught in human refuse when they click onto Facebook, when their only innocent goal was to to peruse friends’ photos and hilarious memes. It is so much easier to keep scrolling. Much easier to file those photos of mangled sea-creatures into our ever-growing ‘So-Sad-Hopefully-Someone-Does-Something-About-It’ file in the far crevices of our mind, and go about our meme-seeking lives.Read More