Go green with your pets – Channel3000.com – WISC-TV3

iStock/Carosch Going green isn’t just for humans anymore. Your pet deserves the same care you give yourself, and it will benefit the environment, too. Naturally, the first step is to recycle your pet’s empty food cans. Here you will find new ideas for greening your pet: hemp collars, durable toys, biodegradable poop bags, and a […]

Lafayette: Eco-friendly upgrades eyed for city's first dog park – East Bay Times

LAFAYETTE — Synthetic turf. Recycled concrete restrooms. Art made with found materials. If built, the city’s first dog park could be green in more ways than one. Initially planned as a “bare bones” dog park, the canine playground now in the works as part of a disputed housing development along Deer Hill Road would offer a number of eco-friendly features […]

Vision of Eco-Friendly Marathon in Seychelles a huge success – eTurboNews

Seychelles’ honorary consul in South Korea Dong Chang Jeong approached the Seychelles government 9 years ago with his vision for a Seychelles marathon that would encourage a healthy lifestyle, unify Seychellois and visiting athletes, and raise the profile of the Seychelles brand. For the first marathon, there were about 330 runners of 19 nationalities who […]

Harvard Makes An Eco-Friendly, Renewable Battery Than Can Run For 10 Years Straight – Indiatimes.com

Stop stressing about your constantly draining phone battery for one second, and let’s appreciate what the good guys at Harvard have accomplished here. Researchers at Harvard have built a ‘flow’ battery that’s capable of lasting for up to 10 years, and it can even power your house for that duration. This is a milestone in […]

Emissions Tracker Designed To Encourage Environmentally Friendly Travel – PSFK (subscription)

EcoTreck lets people see how much money they can save by leaving their car at home Walk, run or cycle to work and watch how quickly your carbon footprint shrinks while your wallet grows thanks to the EcoTreck app. By taking multiple data points into consideration, including your car’s specific details, local gas prices and […]

Lafayette: Eco-friendly upgrades eyed for city's first dog park – East Bay Times

LAFAYETTE — Synthetic turf. Recycled concrete restrooms. Art made with found materials. If built, the city’s first dog park could be green in more ways than one. Initially planned as a “bare bones” dog park, the canine playground now in the works as part of a disputed housing development along Deer Hill Road would offer a number of eco-friendly features […]

Clothing industry's impact on water supply explored at NJ Film Festival – MyCentralJersey.com

CLOSE documents the journey of conservationist Mark Angelo on a journey through 11 countries to explore how clothing manufacturers are impacting the earth’s waterways. RiverBlue’s filmmakers traveled the globe to explore rivers and waterways that are being severely compromised by fashion manufacturers. A river in India is filled with foam from reckless pollution.(Photo: ~Courtesy of […]

Meet the women turning rags into $250 dresses at New York Fashion Week – MarketWatch

Getting trashed at Fashion Week is high on the list for these celebrities — this season it’s all about donning designs made entirely from “garbage.” The frocks — part of a “zero-waste” capsule collection — are created by stylist Claudine DeSola and fashion designer Tabitha St. Bernard and will be made in front of customers’ […]

OU students, alumni work to maintain environmentally friendly lifestyles on campus – The Oklahoma Daily

When disposing of waste is as easy as dumping it down the trash shoot and precooked meals are steps away in Couch Restaurants, it can be difficult for students living in residence halls to remember their environmental impact. However, students like Grace McCullough, environmental engineering freshman, believe they can make environmentally conscious choices every day. […]