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Weekend Reading: Maybe Don't Drink the Coffee

Weekend Reading: Maybe Don’t Drink the Coffee

Ah, readers, it’s been another tough week for those who care at all about the environment. It seems the world is falling apart, and maybe our parents’ and grandparents’ generations (if they lived in a Western country) were and will be the only generations to live in optimistic comfort and expanding wealth. I’m actually grateful...
  • Way Better Than a Brita: Kishu Charcoal Water Filter

    Way Better Than a Brita: Kishu Charcoal Water Filter

    Kishu is a branch of activated charcoal kiln-fired from branches of sustainably harvested oak trees. It absorbs toxins in tap water, like lead, mercury, cadmium, copper and chlorine, and imparts calcium, potassium, magnesium, and phosphates.
    The US Open Finals Are Astonishingly Green

    The US Open Finals Are Astonishingly Green

    As a New York sports-goer, you’ve probably been continually exasperated by the waste you see at sporting events. Yankee games leave behind masses of crushed cups and greasy fry baskets. Everything is served in disposable and/or plastic containers. The food consists of processed junk, including Perdue chicken nuggets which–when I made the mistake of deciding...