Milwaukee Edition

Archive of: Conscious Consumption and Feature and NAPC

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Greening America's Games

Greening America's Games

From LED lights to low-flow toilets to compostable drink cups, American stadiums are dramatically reducing their environmental impact.

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Green Arts

Green Arts

With a little research, we can make beautiful art and crafts using non-toxic supplies from planet-friendly sources.

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Food Gleaning

Food Gleaning

By picking what’s left behind in the fields, nonprofit groups are providing fresh, healthy food to millions nationwide.

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The Teeny-Tiny Vacation Option

The Teeny-Tiny Vacation Option

Ever longed to try out downsizing? Teeny-tiny rentals a tenth the size of an average home are springing up at vacation sites ranging from national forests to urban centers.

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Toxin-Free Beauty Salons

Toxin-Free Beauty Salons

Nail polish, hair dyes and hair straighteners are typically loaded with toxic chemicals, but there are healthier alternatives.

December 2014
Eco-Beauty

Eco-Beauty

With close-at-hand natural ingredients like honey and baking soda, we can create beauty products that are safe, affordable and effective.

November 2014
The Sun’s Electrifying Future

The Sun’s Electrifying Future

As technological advancements and lower costs deliver solar power to even remote villages, it is becoming an accessible engine of economic progress.

October 2014
Musician with a Cause

Musician with a Cause

The popular singer-songwriter from Hawaii ensures that his concerts are eco-friendly, and donates tour proceeds to green causes.

June 2014
Feng Shui Fashionista

Feng Shui Fashionista

Tuning into the five elements of nature—wood, fire, earth, metal and water—can help us choose clothing that harmonizes our intention with our appearance.

May 2014
Live Green, Save Big

Live Green, Save Big

Recycling is just a start. Committing ourselves to going green has an impact on everything from house size and car ownership to being choosy about everyday consumer goods.

April 2014