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.

Business is Booming for Companies Going Green

Business is Booming for Companies Going Green

A recent MIT report found a 55% increase in the number of companies focusing on sustainability when compared to last year. This means that lower carbon footprints are leading to increases in profits, paving the way for additional investments in sustainability.

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American Milk May Be Unsafe for Children and Adults

American Milk May Be Unsafe for Children and Adults

Before you pour another glass of milk you need to understand your health risks. Find out why American milk is banned in 25 European countries and has been linked to cancer. Get the facts about milk in the U.S. and what you can do to stay safe.

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Iceland is the Greenest Country in the World

Iceland is the Greenest Country in the World

The island nation of Iceland is ranked #1 as the greenest country in the world according to the EPI index. Iceland is also among the happiest nations on the planet, providing interesting parallels between the two. The leads to the question of whether going green equates to true happiness.

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Natural Choices for Pain Relief

Natural Choices for Pain Relief

We all experience aches and pains throughout our life, and for those leading a sustainable lifestyle, natural pain relief options can be the way to go. In fact, your kitchen may hold the secrets to natural pain relief, not your medicine cabinet.

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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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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.