Green Living

How to Reduce Food Waste

Every year, the United States chucks nearly 40 percent of its food. Dana Gunders, a senior scientist at the Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC) and the author of The Waste-free Kitchen Handbook, offers money- and planet-saving tips.

5 Unexpected Causes of Pollution

Five surprising ways you're hurting the environment—and the surprisingly easy changes you can make to be greener. 

6 Eco-Friendly Home Décor Finds

Going green can also be glamorous with the help of these environmentally-friendly accents.

How—and Why—One Woman Lives in 150 Square Feet

What do you do when you’re a reluctant city dweller craving nature? If you’re ecologist Jenny Carney, you build yourself a tiny remote getaway (with a little help from Pa).

How to Make Laundry Day a Little More Eco-Friendly

No more pesky (wasteful!) plastic bags.

10 All-Natural, DIY Cleaners to Scrub Every Inch of Your Home

Try these simple, green recipes you can make yourself.

7 Green Cleaning Solutions

Though there is still not much regulation over “green” and “organic” cleaners, these formulas cut (through) the mustard and help keep your home in top form.