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How Living With Less Can Help You Live More
Do you sometimes feel that your possessions are running your life? Are the things you're consuming actually consuming you?
As Annie Leonard details in The Story of Stuff, Americans live in a world of excess and spend a considerable amount of time shopping. At the same time, there's no sign that owning more things makes people happier. In fact, research shows the reverse is true.
Here is an infographic from mastersinhumanresources.org that illustrates how we are absolutely being controlled by our stuff.
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The First Step in Managing Plastic Waste Is Measuring It – Here’s How We Did It for One Caribbean Country
By Jeff Turrentine
To celebrate the 50th birthday of one of America's most important environmental laws, President Trump has decided to make a mockery out of it.
In 2018, there were about 5 million electric cars on the road globally. It sounds like a large number, but with well over a billion cars worldwide, electric vehicles are still only a small percentage.