Boyan Slat, the dutch engineer responsible for recently collecting two shipping containers worth of plastic and garbage from the Great Pacific Garbage patch (for the first time in history), is now setting his sights on clearing up river-based water pollution.
We’ve talked about The Ocean Cleanup project on this blog before, but this conservationist is taking it one step further and hoping to help freshwater rivers and streams clean up their act too.Continue reading “Boyan Slat, at it again: River Cleanup in Sight”
It’s almost 2020! That means it’s the end of the decade. What have we learned in the past ten years when it comes to eco-friendliness, and how can we be more environmentally conscious for the next decade? Let’s take a look!Continue reading “Eco-friendly Goals for the Next Decade”
We know it’s easy to get sucked into the joy of the holiday season with lights, sparkles, and glitter. However, if you’re environmentally conscious — or just budget conscious — you may be considering what kind of impact stringing a million lights on your home may have.Continue reading “Ecofriendliness, Energy Conservation, & Holiday Lights”