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Why should we avoid using plastic?

Why should we avoid using plastic? Americans dispose of more than 100 billion plastic bags every year, and only a fraction are ever recycled. By avoiding using plastic, you are saving the world. What’s So Bad About Plastic Bags? Plastic bags are not biodegradable. They fly off trash piles, garbage trucks, and landfills, and then clog stormwater …

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A Bright Future for Renewables

Choosing renewable energy was once purely an environmental decision. With far less carbon output and environmental destruction associated with these forms of energy compared to fossil fuels, committing to renewables meant committing to the planet. However, a new report from the International Renewable Agency shows that by 2020, renewables will not only be cleaner than …

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