Changes in carbon emissions, individual behaviors, and government responses will have a big impact on the environment and our ability to combat climate change.
plastic Archives - State of the Planet
Single-use plastics are having a revival. Some of the changes have been brought on not by necessity, but by the powerful plastics lobby taking advantage of a time of crisis.
Fossil fuel companies are ramping up production of virgin plastics, with huge potential consequences for climate and the environment.
Short answer: Why not both?
In honor of National Farmers Market Week, a staffer who used to work at the market tells us why farmers markets are valuable community resources.
An Earth Institute staffer gives advice on alternative trash bag options and how reduce your need for trash bags altogether.