Eco Friendly Products

15 Ways to Go Green on Back-to-School Supplies

Lisa Borden | Posted 10.16.2013 | Canada Living
Lisa Borden

Gearing up for school (literally and figuratively) can be stressful and expensive. By being smart, a.k.a. "green," you can take away a lot of the running around stress and certainly save plenty of your hard earned dollars and your health, too, now and throughout the year.

Going Green for Earth Day 2013

Kendra Hagerman | Posted 06.22.2013 | Canada Style
Kendra Hagerman

The colour green represents fertility, life, and hope, and what better way to embrace this colour than on Earth Day? Whether you participate in it by recycling your cosmetics packaging, using a reusable cup, or choosing eco-friendly products, now is the time to go green.

Earth Day: Sure I'll Recycle, Reduce, and Reuse... Except For That

Dileen Simms | Posted 06.21.2013 | Canada Living
Dileen Simms

On April 22, Canadians will join others across the globe to celebrate Earth day. We will take part in projects that highlight our particular concerns to improve life on our planet. I'm all about saving the planet, but there is still one eco-friendly thing I can't bring myself to do....

14 Little Things That Are Harming Our Planet

The Huffington Post Canada | Terri Coles | Posted 04.22.2013 | Canada Living

You might think you already know how to reduce your carbon footprint: walk or bike instead of driving, limit flights, recycle. And some of the little ...

Green Your Celebrations This Earth Day

Craig and Marc Kielburger | Posted 06.19.2013 | Canada
Craig and Marc Kielburger

Today, the challenge isn't finding green products, it's detecting greenwashing (companies misleading consumers with green PR but shoddy goods). In preparation for Earth Day on April 22, and with a nod to the Green Living Show held this past weekend in Toronto, we've compiled some of the show's featured products and services.

Green is in for Fall: Beauty Brands that Recycle

Kendra Hagerman | Posted 01.19.2013 | Canada Style
Kendra Hagerman

The fashion and beauty industry can be hard on Mother Nature. Thankfully, many companies, brands, and retailers are adopting environmentally friendly and sustainable practices in an effort to decrease their impact on the environment. Looking good and doing good has never been so rewarding.

10 Toxic Items You Should Stop Using Now

The Huffington Post Canada | Shelley White | Posted 11.14.2011 | Canada Living

Ever thought about how many chemicals you sprayed, slathered, swallowed or sniffed even before you left the house this morning? Lisa Borden, marketer ...

Are Your Beauty Products Poisoning You?

The Huffington Post Canada | Sarah Treleaven | Posted 10.12.2011 | Canada Living

Do you know what kinds of chemicals you're putting on your body? Gillian Deacon, author of "There's Lead in Your Lipstick: Toxins in Our Everyday Body...