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The History of the Carbon Credit

The History of the Carbon Credit

If you stay up to date on current events, chances are you’ve heard about carbon credits. Hundreds (if not thousands) of companies are being founded every day to trade carbon credits. Many companies are purchasing carbon credits to offset their carbon footprint, and EnviroCitizen.org has discovered that even individuals are now able to buy carbon credits to counteract their lifestyles. Surprisingly, Americans have only been buying, selling and trading carbon credits since September 2008. There are many variations of the …

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Environmentally Friendly Funerals

Environmentally Friendly Funerals

Envirocitizen.org knows that organizing a funeral can be a very difficult time for everyone involved, which is why we have created some helpful tips to assist you in ensuring that the funeral you are coordinating is environmentally friendly. There are many different choices you can make to ensure that a funeral is environmentally friendly; choices such as the casket, the embalmment, tombstone or marker, etc. Some things to consider are :  Burial Grounds  – Green cemeteries are very popular because of …

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Eco-Friendly Mulch

Eco-Friendly Mulch

EnviroCitizen.org has found that mulch is a very important component to any thriving garden. Especially if you’re growing an organic garden, mulch is a great way to enhance your garden without using chemicals. Mulch is basically a natural covering placed around the bottoms of plants. It prevents the growth of weeds, reduces erosion and water loss and helps to regulate the soil temperature. Once decomposed, mulch also improves the soil quality. You can buy commercially made mulch at any gardening …

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Furniture Made From Recycled Goods

Furniture Made From Recycled Goods

In the quest to be sustainable, we usually begin in the home. It begins with simple things such as decorating with sustainable goods. It can evolve into turning the home into a very efficient, green place. The purchase of recyclable furniture is a perfect start to this process. Living green and becoming eco-friendly in your home does not require giving up beautiful furniture and other household items. In fact, green can be beautiful. It can be beautiful in that the …

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Feminine Hygiene

Eco-Friendly Feminine Hygiene

Let’s face the facts. The biggest difference between men and women is reproduction and all that it entails. Reproductive organs and the body parts designed to sustain the lives we create are the only biological difference between the genders. That difference allows women to conceive and bear children. That ability also comes with a menstrual cycle. So, about every month women need to manage their menstrual cycles. Though this is unavoidable, you can change how you manage it! In a …

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