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Eco-Friendly Kitchen: Less Material, More Design

During a recent stroll through Soho in Manhattan, I stopped by the showroom of Italian kitchen maker Valcucine. I have always been a big fan of their Invitrum base unit system made of 100%

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High Style, Low Impact Summer Sandals

Do you know your ecological footprint? If not, it might be enlightening to find out through an online calculator such as the Ecological Footprint Quiz by Center For Sustainable Economy. Filling out the survey

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Ethical Production: It Can Be Done

In 1989, I decided to launch ECOBAGS®, a brand of cloth shopping bags as an alternative  to single-use plastic bags. ECOBAGS®, was ahead of its time, as public awareness of plastic’s impact on the

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Savvy Rest For The Eco-Savvy Consumer

Buying a mattress is a big deal. As mentioned in my previous post, the average person spends a decent amount of time in bed- nearly 1/3 of your life! Keeping that in mind, you should

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Handcrafted Furniture With A Sustainable Edge

While I was at the Architectural Digest Home Design Show in New York City I saw a lot of great furniture made from FSC certified wood. The Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) offers a third

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