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Learn everything you need to know about making every day Earth Day with our most popular guides to green living. From actionable tips on how to reduce your carbon footprint, create a green home and live a green lifestyle to honest and unbiased reviews of green products, we give you the most useful, comprehensive, and easy-to-digest information about green living you won’t be able to find anywhere else.

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Goal Zero Yeti 400 Review: Should You Buy It? (2021)

August 28, 2020

Joseph Hallas

August 28, 2020

Goal Zero is one of the big names in eco-friendly tech, but is their Yeti 400 lead-acid power station really that good? As avid campers, we take a look at this power station.

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Patriot Power Generator Review: Our Honest & Unbiased Review (2021)

August 21, 2020

Joseph Hallas

August 21, 2020

The name sounds impressive, but is the Patriot Power Generator 1800 actually that good? We take a look at this solar power generator that’s often used for power outages and off-the-grid living.

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The Real Answer to the Question, “How Long Do Solar Panels Last?”

Nikola Gemeš

August 21, 2020

New technologies and production scale made high-performance solar panels more affordable than ever. But what determines the actual service life of your green power installation?

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The Definitive Guide to Laptop Recycling

August 18, 2020

Nikola Gemeš

August 18, 2020

Would you recycle your old laptop? Sell it or give it away? Whatever future you choose for your retired notebook, learn how to protect your data while keeping the environment in mind.

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Jackery Explorer 500 Review: What You Need To Know Before You Buy (2021)

Joseph Hallas

August 18, 2020

Jackery invented lithium portable power stations, and the Explorer 500 is one of their best selling portable power stations. But is it really worth buying for all campers out there?

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Are They Worth It? A Better Life Cleaning Products Review and Buyer’s Guide (2021)

August 2, 2020

Joseph Hallas

August 2, 2020

Better Life is a green cleaning company made famous by their appearance on Shark Tank, but are their products really that good? We look at 5 of their cleaners in detail to find out.

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Are They Really Effective? Our Method Cleaning Products Reviews and Buyer’s Guide (2021)

Joseph Hallas

August 2, 2020

One of the most famous green cleaning brands on the planet, Method has been selling green cleaners for over 20 years. However, are their products actually good at cleaning? We aimed to find out.

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21 Sustainable Bloggers You Should Definitely Follow in 2021

July 26, 2020

Joseph Hallas

July 26, 2020

From ethical fashion to growing your own food, we look at 21 sustainable bloggers who give you tips, tricks, and guides on living a more eco-friendly lifestyle no matter your background.

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Light Bulb Recycling: A Complete Guide

July 23, 2020

Nikola Gemeš

July 23, 2020

We break down different ways you can dispose of your old light bulbs. Not all bulbs are safe to trash, so which should go in the garbage bin and which should go to recycling facilities?

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How To Use A Citric Acid Cleaner On These 6 Household Items

July 19, 2020

Chris Bolt

July 19, 2020

To make a big difference in the marine environment, consider trashing all your cleaning products that contain harmful chemicals and replacing them instead with a natural cleaning product like citric acid.

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A Comprehensive Guide on How to Dispose of a Mattress

July 9, 2020

Alicia Raeburn

July 9, 2020

We looked at the different ways on how you can get rid of your mattress without throwing it in the trash and contributing to landfill overcrowding. It’s actually not as hard as you think.

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Seventh Generation Detergent Review: Our Honest & Unbiased Review (2021)

July 4, 2020

Joseph Hallas

July 4, 2020

Is Seventh Generation’s “Free and Clear” actually good for your skin and the environment? To answer that question, we take a look at this supposedly eco-friendly laundry detergent in detail.

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ECOS Laundry Detergent Review: Is It Worth Buying? (2021)

June 30, 2020

Joseph Hallas

June 30, 2020

Supposedly a great eco-friendly detergent, we take a look at the pros and cons of ECOS laundry detergent. Is this laundry soap as gentle and earth-friendly as it claims?

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Here’s What You Need to Know About Appliance Recycling

June 18, 2020

Nikola Gemeš

June 18, 2020

From protecting the environment to reducing power consumption and earning money, we explore multiple benefits you can get when you recycle your old appliances.

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How to Reduce Your Carbon Footprint in 21 Practical Ways

June 12, 2020

Joseph Hallas

June 12, 2020

From air-drying clothes to supporting non-profits, we look at 21 different ways you can lower your carbon footprint today in real, tangible ways.

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How To Be More Environmentally Friendly in 6 Easy Steps

June 4, 2020

Chris Bolt

June 4, 2020

We’ve found six areas in our lives where we can make simple changes that will have a lasting impact on the environment.

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Everything You Need To Know About Metal Recycling

May 29, 2020

Chris Bolt

May 29, 2020

Using scrap metals to make new products is more cost-efficient and eco-friendly than mining for raw materials. Here we break down for you how this whole process works.

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How to Dispose of Cooking Oil The Correct and Responsible Way

May 22, 2020

Joseph Hallas

May 22, 2020

Here’s how you can dispose of and turn your used cooking oil into soap, non-toxic pesticide, or biodiesel instead of pouring it down the kitchen drain.

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Is Styrofoam Recyclable? The Answer’s Not That Simple

May 21, 2020

Joseph Hallas

May 21, 2020

Technically, Styrofoam is 100% recyclable, but the reality isn’t always so simple. Some recycling centers accept only certain types of Styrofoam. Most don’t accept it at all.

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Lithium Ion Battery Recycling: Separating Fact from Fiction

May 14, 2020

Chris Bolt

May 14, 2020

Many of our gadgets and electronics run on lithium-ion batteries, but most people don’t know how to dispose of them safely once those gadgets die. Here’s how you actually do it.

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A Guide to Making an Eco-Friendly DIY Face Mask at Home

May 7, 2020

Chris Bolt

May 7, 2020

The global amount of plastic waste has surged during the coronavirus pandemic mainly because of disposable face masks. But you can help push this back by making your own mask at home.

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The Best Green Cleaning Products of 2021: Reviews & Buyer’s Guide

May 1, 2020

Joseph Hallas

May 1, 2020

We reviewed 13 green cleaning products to see if they live up to their claims. Here’s what we found out.

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Tube TV Disposal: How Can You Dispose of and Recycle Your CRT TV?

April 23, 2020

Chris Bolt

April 23, 2020

Old CRT TVs are full of toxic substances, which makes it incredibly important that you dispose of them properly. We’ll show you how you can safely do that.

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A Complete Guide on How to Recycle VHS Tapes and Cassette Tapes

April 22, 2020

Joseph Hallas

April 22, 2020

Almost all of us have old VHS and cassette tapes lurking in our attics and basements. Here’s how you can get rid of them.