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Why Can't We Get the High Gas Mileage They Already Enjoy in Europe?
Ford and others sell cars in Europe with high gas mileage, so why can't they do the same thing here in the U.S.?
Get an LED Motion Night Light
LED motion night lights save energy and money, but make it safe and easy to see at night.
Rediscover Fountain Pens
Switch to fountain pens, over disposable pens, to save materials.
Use a 2-in-1 Shampoo and Hair Conditioner
Use a 2-in-1 shampoo hair conditioner to save packaging, products, water and energy, as well as money.
5 Ways Marketers Can Help the Environment
Check out these ways direct marketers can reduce environmental impact, by using recycled paper, cutting waste and more.
One More Use for Plastic Bags
Reuse plastic bags by using them to pick up dog waste.
Recover Waste Heat From Your Home
Consider an innovative heat recovery system to save heat from buildings and reuse it.
Recapture Water for Washing
Easy water conservation tip: reuse water from the sink for washing and watering plants.
iPhone Solar Charger Case
Charge your iPhone on the go with the solar charger case from Solar Arcadia.
Make Your Own Beauty Products
Make your own homemade natural beauty products.
Shut Off Electronics
Slay energy vampires (the phantom load) by turning off unused electronics. That's easy energy conservation.
Safe Tips for Repelling Pests
Green, nontoxic, safe tips for repelling insects and other pests.
Combat Dry Skin with Shark Liver Oil
Shark liver oil is one natural remedy for dry skin that works for some people.
Avoid BPA By Using Glass Containers
Worried about BPA (bisphenol A) leaching out of plastic containers? Use glass instead!
Borrow From Your Neighbors: Save Money and Reduce Waste
Save money and reduce waste by borrowing and sharing stuff with neighbors and friends. Neighborrow.com make it easy.
Save Water by Sending It Down the Drain
Save water by shaking off in the shower. See how.
Clean Your PC So It Runs Efficiently
Clean out your PC's memory to help it run more efficiently, and reduce energy waste.
Get Your Green Groove On
Fight global warming one day at a time with Green Groove (greengroove.org).
Discover the Future: Zero Energy Homes
Zero energy homes are the next phase in green building, and are the wave of the future. One model example is an open house in Truro, Cape Cod.
Charge Your Cell Phone in the Car
Charge your cell phone in the car and save energy.
It's Peachy to Reuse Water
Reuse water from canning to water plants.
Try Energy-Efficient Cookware
Use Foldtuk cookware, which cooks quickly, making it more energy efficient.
Set Up an Indoor Clothesline
Set up a clothesline indoors, and save energy on laundry.
5 Easy Tips for Going Green
Give these easy tips for saving energy and going green a chance.
Check Florida's Surf and Weather From Anywhere
The founder of Eco-Beach brings Myfloridacam.com to help you monitor Florida beach, surf and weather conditions from the Internet.
Forget Chemical Wrinkle Releaser
Forget chemical wrinkle releasers, and get clothes crisp with this easy tip for spritzing water on them.
Celebrate a Great Green Christmas
Get easy tips for a green Christmas with the book: Green Christmas: How to Have a Joyous, Eco-Friendly Holiday Season.
Make Your Ironing More Energy Efficient
Save energy and money with this tip: Place aluminum foil underneath the iron board cover.
A Clever Way to Deter Pesky Gnats
Try using dryer sheets to repel insects, especially gnats.
Refill Ink Cartridges
Refill ink cartridges for your printer, and save money, and reduce use of oil and plastics.
Swap Clothes Online at Rehash
Rehash Clothes is a good website for swapping clothes.
Easy Going Green Tips
Easy going green tips, for water conservation, energy conservation, smart laundry, paper use and more.
Turn Unused Gift Cards Into Trees and Gifts
Gift Cards for Trees will take back any gift cards with unused balances and plant trees with the proceeds. They'll also send you a green gift!
Reuse Bags and Motivate Kids to Recycle
Reuse plastic bags and give kids an incentive to recycle.
How the 10-Minute Rule Saves Money on Air Conditioning
Here's a simple trick to save energy and money, without noticing a difference in your comfort level.
Toilet Paper: To Flush or To Trash?
Is it more eco-friendly to throw toilet paper in the toilet or in a garbage can?
Are Credit Cards Recyclable?
What can be done with old credit cards and gift cards? Can the plastics be recycled?
Get Wrap-N-Mat and Get Rid of Sandwich Bags
Wrap-N-Mat reusable products are good for wrapping lunches, avoiding plastic sandwich bags. They also work as place mats.
Reuse or Recycle Plastic Dinnerware
Reuse mugs, silverware and other dinnerware around the office, instead of using disposables. Even plastic utensils can be washed and reused, instead of thrown away.
Rethink the Kitchen Sink
Reuse waste water from the kitchen sink by rerouting it to plantings.
Reuse Plastic Bags for Kitty Litter
Reuse plastic bags for disposing of used kitty litter.
Soap: To Foam or Not to Foam?
Which uses less water, foaming or non-foaming soap?
Buy Firewood in Advance
Cut down on wood smoke air pollution by buying wood in advance and letting it dry out.
10 Helpful Ways to Recycle Used Books
Tips for recycling used books.
Reduce AC Bills with Cool-N-Save
Reduce air conditioning (a/c) costs and energy with a cool-n-save device.
Use Biodegradable Plastic Bags
Check out biodegradable plastic bags from biobags.
How to Recycle Used Tea Bags
How to recycle tea bags by reusing them or composting them.
Which Water Bottle is Safest?
Which type of water bottles are safest to drink out of?
Use Baking Soda for Natural Skin Care
Use baking soda for natural green cleaning and natural skin care.
Why Can't "Neckless" Plastics Be Recycled?
Why can't resins 1 and 2 be easily recycled? Recycling plastics isn't as simple as one might think.