Editors' Blog

Green Living editors dish on the latest trends and happenings in sustainability.

Recover a Chair, Save the Planet

I spend a lot of time drooling over what I call "decorating porn": beautiful photographs of other people's enviously put-together homes.

Wal-Mart's Sustainability Scorecard

Wal-Mart made major headlines this week with their announcement of launching a Sustainable Product Index to gauge the eco merit criteria of each and every one of their products.

Local Food Fever

Summer is in full swing. In the past few weeks I’ve visited numerous farmers’ markets all around the city for the first of the local harvest.

New film showcases environment getting the vote

If you are lacking the motivation you need to attain your green goals this week, check out the inspiring story of a group of activists accused of causing £30,000 of criminal damage to the Kingsnort

Amazing film premieres for World Environment Day

Last week, my blog post took an excerpt from Yann Arthus-Bertrand’s book ‘Home; A Hymn to the Planet and Humanity’, and tod

Bye bye plastic bag

Plastic bags for carrying away purchases and groceries are no longer complimentary in Toronto stores.

Earth vs Earthlings?

Part of my job yesterday was to surf the Web for all the Canadian green blogs out there—and man, are there ever a lot.

Sustainable Fashion 101

Last week’s “Sustainable Fashion 101” was a special event put together by sustainable clothing advocate organization Fashion Takes Action (FTA)<

The 'bad habits' you didn't know were bad

Today I was scanning the Internet and I came across an easy-to-use personal carbon calculator. I decided to give it a whirl and the results surprised me a ton (actually, a few too many tons.

Green Design 100

I don't usually read news weeklies, but I'm a sucker for round ups like the TIME 100.

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