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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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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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Hike Smarter With Wool Socks

For the past few weeks, I’ve been testing wool socks for my upcoming hiking trip to the Grand Canyon. Despite owning a pair of  broken in hiking boots, I’ve come home from Costa Rica, Peru,

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ABC Carpet & Home’s Second Annual Beauty, Wellness, and Wisdom Event

April 20th, 2013, New York City At 9:30 on a Saturday morning, ABC Carpet & Home, Manhattan’s eclectic, sustainability Mecca, was already abuzz. ABC’s second annual Beauty, Wellness, and Wisdom Event celebrated Earth Day; it

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