Topics :: eco-friendly

Five Easy Ways to Green Your Home

By Mike Halterman | Monday Apr 21, 2014
There are many easy ways to make a big difference in the environment that start and stop with you and the activities you do every day in your house. Read this list and make a vow to do at least some of the things on it.

15 Eco-Friendly Products For Your Home, Inside and Out

By Mike Halterman | Saturday Apr 19, 2014
We should all do our part to help the environment. Perhaps you’ve wanted to, but you didn’t know where to start. That’s why we consulted the experts over at BuyGreen.com

Element to Open First Hotel in Europe

Thursday Dec 13, 2012
Scheduled to open in 2014, Element Frankfurt Airport marks the much-anticipated European debut of the trailblazing eco-wise brand.

A Green Sanctuary at Element Times Square

By Mark Thompson | Thursday Oct 11, 2012
A recent in-town getaway to the new 411-room Element Times Square, which opened in 2010, confirmed that Element by Westin is not only "green" but also a refuge for restoring your balance while recharging your creative battery.

High-Tech Home Lighting Innovations: Cooler, Colorful, Cleaner

By Bob Sanders | Thursday Sep 20, 2012
LEDs have finally come of age, with eco-friendly products ranging from flashlights to undermounts.

15 Reasons to Visit Yellowstone in the Fall

Thursday Sep 6, 2012
It is not just the sudden-onset yellow transforming the towering aspens that provides the signal that fall has arrived in Yellowstone Country. Other signs are the fat bears and noisy bull elk.

"Ecodesign: Ecofriendly Objects for Everyday Use"

By Mark Thompson | Saturday Aug 18, 2012
Published by h.f. ullmann, the richly-illustrated "Ecodesign" by Silvia Barbero and Brunella Cozzo introduces readers to a dazzling array of contemporary objects that are as stylish as they are sustainable.

Will.i.am and Coca-Cola Make High-End Home Design

Saturday Aug 11, 2012
In hopes of giving products made from recycled materials a little more cachet, musician will.i.am and The Coca-Cola Co. are partnering to make a line of clothing and gear called Ekocycle.

Why Adventure Travel Is Good for Health: Active Travelers Shed Pounds and Live Longer

Tuesday Jul 24, 2012
"Adventure travel options give travelers the ability to set their own pace while immersing themselves in the local culture and natural beauty of the region."

Tomato Tips for Summer Gardening

Thursday Jul 12, 2012
It’s important to understand common tomato terms, often seen on tomato plant tags and the basics of growing tomatoes. The more you know, the better you’ll grow.