Paper or Plastic: The Most Environmental Payment Option

I often go out of my way to be eco-friendly: I always remember my reusable shopping bags, I sort my own recyclables, and I even refuse to buy makeup products that include environmentally (and dermatologically) deleterious chemicals like parabens. So, when I realized that our only two payment options — paper cash or plastic cards … … Continue reading

7 Tips to Go Green and Save Your Green

Saving money is a priority for many people, but you may not always know where to start. There are a number of ways you can save money within your own home or office while also making more eco-friendly choices that will have a positive impact on the environment. Unplug When you unplug your electronics and other items … … Continue reading

Eco-friendly constructions: 5 of the greenest buildings around the world

New green building certifications and technologies have been developing steadily all over the world over the last few years. Environmental certifications such as BREEAM (UK), LEED, (US & Canada), HQE (France) and DGNB (Germany) aim to reduce environmental impact and energy, enhance a property’s value on the market and ensure compatibility with current legislation. As this environmental trend … … Continue reading