Topic - Sustainable Living & Sustainable Lifestyle

Going Green Tips & Sustainable Lifestyle Resources

Based on the principles of sustainability, sustainable living is a lifestyle built on energy conservation and environmental responsibility either at an individual or group level. Sustainability has become increasingly more important due to the economic and population growth coupled with over consumption of our natural resources. Since everyone depends upon these resources, we have put together the green practices, eco-friendly tips and sustainable living tools that can help lower your carbon footprint and keep the Earth green.

New Year’s Resolutions for a Sustainable Earth in 2012

New Year’s Resolutions for a Sustainable Earth in 2012

Going green in 2012 can be easy and help save you some cash along the way but you have to resolve that a sustainable earth is within your grasp. What green habits will you commit to strengthening as part of a sustainable lifestyle?

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Saving Money by Going Green – 3 Tips That Can Save Hundreds

Saving Money by Going Green – 3 Tips That Can Save Hundreds

Going green can also mean saving money since a sustainable lifestyle often means using fewer resources to accomplish the same task. We have done the homework for you and found 3 money saving tips that can help you go green today.

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The Oil Spills That Don’t Make Headlines But Should

The Oil Spills That Don’t Make Headlines But Should

Last week Nigeria experienced its worst oil spill in decades and did you hear about it from our national news? Don’t feel bad if you had not heard of the Nigerian spill, there was very little coverage surrounding the issue on primetime news networks or newspapers.

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Cleaning Up a Broken CFL Bulb to Limit Mercury Exposure

Cleaning Up a Broken CFL Bulb to Limit Mercury Exposure

In our recent article discussing the safety of CFL bulbs, we uncovered that while CFL bulbs are safe to use in your home, there are some precautions that need to be taken.   To recap, CFL…

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Historic EPA Rules Protect Against Environmental Pollution from Power Plants

Historic EPA Rules Protect Against Environmental Pollution from Power Plants

Victory for Mother Earth! The new EPA Mercury and Air Toxics Standards (MATS) cut pollution from outdated power plants. The MATS standards are expected to help America’s children grow up healthier, even preventing up to 11,000 premature deaths per year.

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Bans on Plastic Bags Increasing in the United States

Bans on Plastic Bags Increasing in the United States

Bans on single use plastic bags are becoming more popular across the Unites States. China has already implemented a similar ban effectively conserving 1.6 million barrels of oil. When considering alternatives, the paper bag actually produces 70% more pollution than plastics. What about the third choice?

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Top 11 Greenest Countries in the World

Top 11 Greenest Countries in the World

Going green is important to all of planet Earth and every country around the world needs to embrace sustainable living. How does your country rank in terms of going green, explore the top 11 greenest countries in the world according the Environmental Performance Index.

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Tips on How to Have an Eco-Friendly Thanksgiving

Tips on How to Have an Eco-Friendly Thanksgiving

Having an eco-friendly holiday is easy if you follow these simple tips to help you go green. From travel to cooking and food preparation to trash production we have you covered. The turkey is even an environmentally friendly choice when compared to other foods.

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Today is America Recycles Day But What About Tomorrow?

Today is America Recycles Day But What About Tomorrow?

Recycling has been around since human kind started. America Recycles Day helps remind us to do what is right for the planet and our future. Don’t just wait for a day on the calendar; make recycling a part of your daily lives.

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Clean Indoor Air Naturally with Houseplants

Clean Indoor Air Naturally with Houseplants

Leafy houseplants are Mother Nature’s HEPA filter, they scrub the air around them removing harmful pollutants and providing fresh oxygen. Clean, fresh air is just a plant away – an eco-friendly solution to a nasty little problem.

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Keeping Earth Green through Money Saving & Eco-Friendly Solutions

Discover the critical issues facing the global environment today, as well as the green products, technologies and practices you can use to live a sustainable lifestyle in every area of your life. Sustainable living keeps the Earth green and helps you save money through recycling, energy conservation and reducing carbon emissions. Our iSustainableEarth.com team will help you improve environmental sustainability, conserve precious natural resources and understand how to go green.