Green Living

This New Wipe Is Safe Enough To Clean Your Kitchen Counters and Your Face

Say hello to the world’s first wipe made of 100 percent plant starch.

Recycling Symbols, Decoded

What do those symbols on plastic bottles mean? And why are they different from the ones on the box your latest online purchase came in? Here, the cheat sheet you need properly dispose of recyclables. 

5 Unexpected Causes of Pollution

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

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

Try these simple, green recipes you can make yourself.

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.

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.

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.