Many lawns throughout California are looking rather brown and patchy. The reason is simple. California is experiencing its worst drought in 100 years. ...
The clothing industry has a big impact on the environment. Synthetic materials take a long time to decompose once they end up in landfills. For example, nylon takes 30 to [...]
In case you live in a bubble and don’t know that California is in the third year of one of its worst droughts, driving through many towns in the state [...]
Tom’s of Maine is working to make its products more sustainable. There are several examples among the company’s many products, but two of them stand out. The company is switching [...]
The Toxic Substances Control Act (TSCA), passed in 1976 and never updated, regulates the chemicals used in consumer products. And there are many chemicals, over 80,000 of them, in consumer [...]
In the midst of a drought, every bit of water conservation helps. Moshe Alamaro, a Massachusetts Institute of Technology researcher, just might hold the key to reducing evaporation of reservoir [...]
Hotels account for 15 percent of the total water use in commercial and institutional facilities in the U.S., according to the EPA. Restrooms, laundry operations, landscaping and kitchens comprise the [...]
The Swedish clothing retailer H&M began a partnership last year with World Wildlife Fund (WWF) to improve the companyâ€™s water stewardship. The partnership, part of WWFâ€™s Water Stewardship initiative, will [...]