Issue #01
May 31, 2010

Buying a Better Brew: The Benefits of Buying Local Beer

Summer is here (although, if you are in Alberta, like I am, it looks more like Christmas than summer), and with it comes patio season and cold beer with friends in the great outdoors. This summer, take a second and stop to think about the carbon footprint and environmental impact of your favorite beer. The options are nearly endless and, with a few simple steps, you can reduce your carbon footprint and make a more eco-friendly choice while still enjoying a nice cold one. ... Read More

My Carbon Footprint...Those Flights Really Aren't EcoFriendly

If you've ever read the Ethical Ocean About Us section, you'll know that my unethical confession is that I've never taken the time to determine my carbon footprint. ... Read More

Ethical Electronics Part 1: Environmental Concerns

Choosing a mobile phone can be hard enough based on features and price. When you consider environmental, labour and conflict issues, the decision becomes even more daunting. From the sourcing of the c ... Read More

Eco-Friendly Cleaning: is nano-silver safe?

Four months ago, my household said goodbye to cleaning chemicals.  Attempting to be more environmentally friendly while cleaning our house, my room mates and I switched to Norwex microfiber antib ... Read More

TEDx Great Pacific Garbage Patch

Four months ago, my household said goodbye to cleaning chemicals.  Attempting to be more environmentally friendly while cleaning our house, my room mates and I switched to Norwex microfiber antib ... Read More
Issue #01
May 31, 2010