New Seller Sunday: Crazy Rumors

While a lot of ethical organizations can be preachy and over-the-top with their promotion of quality and environmentally friendly products, Georgia-based Crazy Rumors puts fun on the frontline with all-natural, vegan lip balms that score high when it comes to tapping into your taste buds! Using only the best natural ingredients available and mixed with unbelievably delicious flavors, they've created lip balm that's both great for you and a wonderful treat! ... Read More

Guest Blog: Green Celebrities Represent Sustainability with Style!

It’s not just businesses and non-profit organizations that are trying to make sustainable products, such as natural fiber rugs and natural rug runners, mainstream - celebrities are drawing attention ... Read More

High-end, Fair Trade and the Accessibility of Premium Goods

The availability of Starbucks Rwanda Gakenke Fair Trade Certified coffee should bring a smile to the face of the ethically conscious consumer, but if the customer can't access fair trade alternatives ... Read More
Issue #19
July 11, 2011

Sustainable Materials: Cork vs. Bamboo

It's amazing how little attention is paid to what lays beneath our feet.  The materials that we use to ultimately support our weight from gravity can have a huge impact on the environment we live in. Becoming aware of the alternatives to your traditional wood, carpeting, or laminate flooring is a great start to becoming a more sustainable consumer, and being educated about alternative household materials like flooring, is not only a great conversation starter, but will also give you an eco-frie ... Read More
Issue #19
July 11, 2011