Diaper debacle: green diaper basics

Contributed by Tafline Laylin [Editor’s note: Knowaste, a British company recycles diapers and other absorbent hygiene products. If anyone is interested in starting a useful green business, it licenses its technology to non-British companies. Some parents have learned how to … Continue reading

Our Costly Neglect of Drinking Fountains

Have you thought much about drinking fountains, or even seen one lately? They used to be everywhere—in all kinds of public buildings and in parks. Building codes specified how many drinking fountains a public building should have. They still do, … Continue reading

Pesticides and Environmental Concerns

Contributed by Kathrina Lewis Pesticides are used to get rid of pests, but the truth is that they are the only toxic substances released intentionally into our environment to kill living things. The environmental concerns arise when when pesticides attack … Continue reading