Milwaukee Edition

Archive of: Conscious Consumption and Feature and NAPC

Title Issue
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
Ever-More-Green in 2014

Ever-More-Green in 2014

Light bulbs, toothbrushes, slow cookers—there’s a multitude of small things we can change for a planet-friendlier lifestyle.

January 2014
Green Merry Making

Green Merry Making

A few simple tweaks can make our holiday celebrations more fun for the family and more friendly for the planet.

December 2013
Crafting a Green Holiday

Crafting a Green Holiday

Fun ways to be creative, be kind to the planet and gussy up your house for the holidays—all at the same time.

November 2013
Shop with the Planet in Mind

Shop with the Planet in Mind

Green shopping means knowing the eco-cost of our choices – such as the fact that it takes 630 gallons of water to produce one hamburger.

October 2013