Now is the Time for “Nau”

When you create a company literally from the ground up, you have the opportunity to “make it right,” especially when it comes to environmental sustainability. Nau, a new clothing line that debuted in February, 2007, strives to make it right in every aspect of its operation, from the creation of sustainable fabrics to the way […]

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EcoMoms Are Everywhere!

Moms have always been the most "eco" people on the planet. Now, they’re forming networks to help support each other’s efforts to "go green" in ways that are actually bring more women into the environmental movement.   A recent story in the New York Times focused on the work the EcoMom Alliance is doing to […]

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Finding the Right Fuel-Efficient Car

After all the hype generated at the North American International Auto Show and the shows that have started touring the country, it can be hard to get the straight scoop on the best "green" car to buy. I asked Joanne Helperin, Senior Features Editor at the expert car site Edmunds.com, if she had any advice […]

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Oman Could Set an Example for the World

The Environment Society of Oman faces some real challenges. It wants to educate people in this beautiful Arabian Gulf country about the need to protect the environment, but very few people are interested in the message. It wants to encourage Omani consumers to use their marketplace clout to purchase products that have the least environmental […]

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Shop On Sale

Organic cotton bed linens are luxurious but expensive – until they go on sale. Gaiam.com’s annual green sale is underway now, making organic bedding far more affordable. Sample: Organic wool comforters – normally $249; on sale for $201 Organic cotton pillow – normally  $50; on sale for $37 Organic cotton flannel sheets – 20% off […]

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