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Broken Phone? Don’t Throw It Out; Fix It Yourself

When your phone breaks or just doesn’t work as well as it used to, do you go out and buy…

TCO Certification for Greener IT Products

When the market is full of greenwashing or when information on environmental impacts is hard to find, conscious consumers rely…

Earth911 Podcast: Adapting to Smoke Season’s Health Impacts With Dr. James Crooks

James Crooks, Ph.D., an environmental epidemiologist with National Jewish Health’s Division of Biostatistics and Bioinformatics in Denver, explains his research…

Homebuyer Climate Change Concerns: Inland Flooding

Most homebuyers consider the size, location, and layout of a home. But it’s increasingly important to assess how climate change…

IKEA Launches Buy-Back Program

Even if you’ve never shopped at IKEA, you know about the global furniture giant. And you probably have shopped there…

Earth911 Podcast: Wild Planet Founder & CEO Bill Carvalho on Making Seafood Sustainable

Wild Planet Foods founder and CEO Bill Carvalho explains why his company sources pole and line caught tuna to eliminate…

Earth Action: Clean Out Your Closet

Earth911 is honoring Earth Day’s 52 years of inspiring action with 52 Actions for the Earth. Each week from Earth…

Earth911 Podcast: Jon Freedman of SUEZ Explains Solutions to Water Scarcity

Water is everywhere on this planet — 71% of the Earth is covered with water — but freshwater is in…

The Latino Environmental Movement

The stereotypical environmentalist is white and wealthy, but it’s a dangerous and self-perpetuating idea. The best-known environmental organizations may have…

Homebuyer Climate Change Concerns: Drought

When purchasing a new home, construction, size, aesthetics, and price are all worthy considerations. But there’s another factor that’s becoming…