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The 6 Most Powerful Ways to Celebrate Earth Day

The 6 Most Powerful Ways to Celebrate Earth Day

I see Earth Day's focus as two-fold: raise awareness of the environmental issues that face us, and do something to provide a provable help the environment. Here's how to do that the right way.
  • 22 Sustainable Bloggers on How They Honor the Earth Every Day

    22 Sustainable Bloggers on How They Honor the Earth Every Day

      It’s hard not to be cynical about Earth Day, when you’re a sustainability advocate. Like, why just one day? Why plant trees one day of the year? Why pick up trash only one day a year? Why try to make your business slightly more sustainable only one day a year? Sure, maybe Earth Day...
    The 10 Types of Sustainability: Which One Are You?

    The 10 Types of Sustainability: Which One Are You?

    So you want to live more consciously. Great! But … where do you start? Well, the options can be a bit overwhelming. You can’t just wake up on Earth Day and “live sustainably” any more than you can wake up and run the New York City Marathon. It takes training, information gathering, practice, and working...
    What Does Sustainability Mean, Anyway?

    What Does Sustainability Mean, Anyway?

    In honor of Earth Day, instead of doing product roundups or event listings, I decided to do something more simple, and get back to the roots of what I do here on EcoCult. I wrote this post on what “sustainability” means for the sustainable fashion site Zady. Even though it’s not long, I hope it...
    Go Shopping at ABC Carpet & Home to Plant a Tree

    Go Shopping at ABC Carpet & Home to Plant a Tree

    ABC Home is celebrating Earth Day the best way: by planting trees! Throught April 22nd, for every in–store purchase at the 888 Broadway store, ABC will plant a tree with The Carbon Poverty Reduction Program, led by Professor Wangari Maathai’s Green Belt Movement. A tree will be planted with the purchase of any amount. (Hot...