5 Sustainable Lifestyle Resolutions for 2017

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These five simple sustainable lifestyle resolutions will have you taking climate action into your hands and making greener choices for our planet. The post 5 Sustainable Lifestyle Resolutions for 2017 appeared first on Green Living Ideas. Green Lifestyle efficiency green lifestyle minimalism new year's resolutions plastic-free resolutionsChoose to make 2017 your greenest year yet!

Living a natural and sustainable lifestyle should be simple and attainable for everyone

Green (Living) Review

By Michael Smith (Veshengro) Living a natural and sustainable lifestyle should be simple and attainable for everyone is a continuously repeated slogan by one “green” vendor online in Tweets and elsewhere. Much better for the Planet. But what are they then trying to achieve with this. Greensumption, that’s all.

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10 Sustainable Lifestyle Tips

The Green Changemakers

Written by Zachary Shahan Lifestyle is the biggest underlying contributor to our environmental impact. The things we buy, the products we use, the way we travel, are all influenced greatly by our lifestyle. Our lifestyle is the root of all our green (or not green) actions in some way or another. How we think, what we think about, how we spend our free time, our daily and weekly habits, what we decide to bring into our lives — this is our lifestyle. Live sustainable.

Brighter Planet Launches #earthtweet Tweet-a-Thon

Green (Living) Review

— Environmental Start-up and Partners Turn Twitterers into Climate Change Advocates — Middlebury, VT – Brighter Planet , a Vermont-based environmental start-up, launches this week #earthtweet , an online campaign to raise awareness of the fight against climate change. We believe many people are doing good things to combat climate change and wanted to cut through the noise and allow them to organize and converse in real time,” said Patti Prairie, CEO of Brighter Planet.


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The Natural Resources Defense Council, Ocean Conservancy, Oceana and the United Nations Environment Programme join the effort World premiere of Acid Test: The Challenge of Ocean Acidification with Sigourney Weaver This summer, Planet Green presents Blue August, a robust month of on-air and on-line programming that brings to life the wonders and mysteries of the aquatic -- from the majesty of our oceans to the critical issue of clean drinking water.

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Biofriendly’s fuel additive makes dirty fuel burn cleaner

Green Prophet

The company offers entertaining ways to learn more about sustainability and the environment in its e-magazine, podcast and media network, Biofriendly Planet. “We We have discovered that a significant amount of people have felt shamed by the green community in the past for ‘not doing enough,’ and now believe that a sustainable lifestyle is too challenging to achieve,” Carroll tells Green Prophet.

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Annual Go Green Expo Will Feature Captain Paul Watson


The annual Go Green Expo is the nation’s premiere green business and sustainable lifestyle show; with over 200 eco-friendly booths , green celebrity guests, and industry leaders aiming to educate about going green in all aspects of your life.

German media outlet Spiegel TV equates Vegans with Nazis

Green (Living) Review

Totally aside from the fact that we cannot continue with this perpetual growth economy on a finite Planet such as is the Earth and that we have to find alternatives to the current way and ways those labels are all used by way of a divide and rule tactic to keep the elite in power. We must break free from that slavery and smash those chains once and for all for the good of all life on Planet Earth.

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3 Things You Must Do to Become an Environmental Entrepreneur

Green Prophet

First and foremost, you cannot be an environmental entrepreneur if you don’t live a sustainable lifestyle. It’s important, then, that you embrace the green lifestyle and that everything you do on a day-to-day basis is done with the environment in mind. And you never know by taking on the challenge of being an environmental entrepreneur, you might very well go on to create a piece of technology that saves the planet from climate change once and for all.

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Iran’s Ancient Ice Houses Showcases Sustainable Refrigeration

Green Prophet

As an increasing number of people walk away from the grid and seek more sustainable lifestyles, keeping food cool and having ice for summer beverages remains one of the most significant challenges. Dr. Jorgensen has documented the existence of 129 such ice houses, which Amusing Planet says are much bigger than similar ice houses built in the United States. Architecture & Urban architecture desert Earth Construction natural building refrigeration sustainable design

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6 Tips to Make Kids More Nature-Friendly

Environmental News Network

Every person who lives on this planet impacts the environment in some big or small way, no matter how young or old he or she is. Establishing eco-friendly habits at home is a great foundation for a sustainable lifestyle. Activism Education Entertainment Go Green Sustainability Green Tips By: Guest Contributor, Kimberly Grimms. This is why it is never too early to teach your children to start being eco-friendly.

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Interfaith Activist Amanda Quaraishi on Islam and the Eco

Eco Chic

But the truth is, plenty of religious groups are taking huge steps in the environmental movement, leading the charge to a healthier planet. Are there specific steps that leaders in your community are taking to encourage more sustainable lifestyles? and are less concerned about survival in a new culture; and more concerned about making this country, and the planet a better place to live.

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Town vs. country

Green (Living) Review

Can you live a sustainable lifestyle in town? Many people think that in order to live a sustainable lifestyle, including growing your own food and such like, you have to go and live in the boonies. Far too many people believe that in order to live a sustainable life and lifestyle they have to live in the boonies or at least in the countryside, away from the big cities and towns, or at the very least at the very outskirts of the suburbs.

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How Is Indy Actress, Surfer and Designer Tanna Frederick Saving Our Oceans? One Kid at a Time

Eco Chic

Project Save Our Surf  has initiatives to help children access clean water, as well as eco-education; through CAMP PSOS ,Tanna and her team educate kids about their environment as a way to secure our ecological future on this planet. As a Worldchanging Woman,she exemplifies super human qualitiesby skillfully focusing her passions where they can help the planet and her community the most! Actress, activist, and athlete Tanna Frederick is a superwoman.

Well Dressed: Livia Firth’s Eco Age and the Observer Honor Stylish, Sustainable Fashion

Eco Chic

Sustainable style guru and Eco-Chick Heroine for the Planet Livia Firth will have a hand in choosing the Observer Ethical Awards ‘ first sustainable fashion champion for 2013! Organized by British newspaper The Observer in collaboration with eco-friendly cleaning product company Ecover , these awards celebrate the people, campaigns and initiatives making a real difference in promoting a sustainable lifestyle in the UK.

Junk propane tanks recycled into rotating sculptures for internal furnishing


Ishan Sidhu: Long time back it was a fact that most of the things we used had to become a waste at one point in time and end up at landfills adding to the humongous mass of garbage on our planet. The sculptures are designed by Colin Selig, an award winning metal sculpture artist from Walnut Creek, California, who is committed to sustainable lifestyle.

Men’s Eco-Fashion Shopping Guide: Part 2

Eco Chic

Are you looking for a way to be sustainably dapper? Dapperness is a sustainable lifestyle over at Brave Gentleman. Not only can you score the best hand made suits, but the site also offers items for your home, to help you groom, and to help you practice safe, and sustainable, sex. The company boasts multiple certifications from multiple sustainable textile companies. The company also donates 1% of profits to the planet. The wait is finally over.

Egyptian Campaigner: ‘Corruption not Climate Awareness is Holding Us Back’

Green Prophet

Sarah’s asthma was her first lesson in the importance of a healthy and sustainable lifestyle which led her down the path of environmental campaigning. I can attribute that to specific moments in my life, such as the time when my grandfather taught me to name flowers in his garden, or when I used to watch Captain Planet.

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How to go green with eco-friendly clothing

Green Prophet

Living a sustainable lifestyle isn’t limited to recycling water bottles and buying a few plants. They know their customers are doing more to sustain the earth and the environment. It is not a trend, it is definitely a lifestyle that we should all follow as best we can. How clothes can damage our planet. LifestyleIf you thought the trend in clothing was showing your nips, you couldn’t be more wrong. So, what is the trend you ask?

Making Sustainable Lives Easier: A Priority for Governments, Business and Society

The Green Changemakers

The goal of sustainable lives is not a ‘nice to have’ some day but an essential priority for governments right now – and ‘nudge’ is not enough to address the scale of the challenge. Our consumer society also makes it difficult to live sustainable lives.

Easy ways to cut down on trash and starve the landfill

Green (Living) Review

If each and every one of us would be doing so, we could really starve the landfill and reduce the waste that is brought there, help promote a more sustainable lifestyle, and better protect the environment. Not only is this bad for the environment, especially with regards to the electronics, but it also bad for anyone trying to be sustainable. This too reduces your trash, saves you money and is much better for the Planet.

Environmental Education for Sustainable Life

The Green Changemakers

When we talk about changing our lifestyle towards sustainable development, it is inevitable to talk about education. Shefali Atrey from the Centre for Environment Education, India shares insights and lessons from working with children and youth in formal education set up in India, with the aim to develop sensitivity towards their immediate environment, and enable them to understand and adopt sustainable lifestyle. Living Planet Report 2012 from WWF.

Videos on Key ESD themes

The Green Changemakers

There are green tips on the topic of sustainable lifestyle choices available while animations on Climate change and biodiversity themes will be released later this year. In the meatrix website you will find a wealth of interactive e-games, educational materials as well as shopping tips to help make our dining table become more sustainable. Animals Save the Planet Humorus animation series of clips 30 seconds long, with environmental messages, having animals as protagonists.

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Building a sharing economy and collaborative consumption

The Green Changemakers

You can listen to our podcasts or read our blog Our Purpose We''re committed to reshaping the world through sharing, harnessing the power of reciprocity to create happier, healthier and more sustainable lifestyles. It''s a world in which our collective capability meets our collective needs and we collaborate to enhance each other''s lives, protect our planet and create wealth from which everybody benefits. The People Who Share from The People Who Share on Vimeo.

Gaia Education

The Green Changemakers

Four Keys The "Four Keys to Sustainable Settlements", or just "Four Keys" are four booklets planned for publication by the Gaia Education Communications Committee to supplement the EDE course material. Gaia Education: Education for sustainability.

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The Green-Collar Jobs Campaign Teaching Tools

The Green Changemakers

Exploring Eco-Privilege Thanks to the growing green economy, many people now have access to products and services for sustainable lifestyles. Each is assigned a "green city" that is taking a lead in environmental and social sustainability. In this activity, students learn about accomplishments in the areas of sustainability and social justice happening both locally and globally. Tags: Sustainable-development Urban Economics Job Green Community Education

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Urban Agriculture And Sustainable Cities

The Green Changemakers

Urban agriculture can address some of these difficulties, and can work towards building socially, economically, and environmentally sustainable cities for British Columbia. LifeCycles, a Victoria-based organization which advocates the importance of informed food choices to a healthy planet, has in a very short time implemented an array of successful urban agricultural programs. Sustainable Urban Food Production in the City of Vancouver. Building Sustainable Food Systems."