• Eco,  Los Angeles,  San Diego,  Technology

    The Race to Net Zero is on as 24 youth activists monitor the climate commitments presented by global leaders in a new video series launching in January, 2022.

    The gap between where we are now – the pathways for decarbonization that nations have submitted and the pathways that science is telling us are required if we are going to stick to the 1.5 degree target planetary warming ceiling – is vast. At Cop26, almost 200 countries and parties agreed to decarbonization plans. The road to Net Zero includes phasing out coal power, getting rid of fossil fuel subsidies, curtailing deforestation, encouraging investment in renewables, focusing on adaptation policies for both wealthy and developing nations, and working together to deliver. COP26 is over. How will youth keep the drive to 1.5 alive? “Planet Classroom is delighted to continue our…

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  • Eco,  WorldWide

    Time to reshape the future of clean water access says Bluewater founder and CEO

    Amid looming climate change and mounting pollution, it’s time to reshape the world’s clean water access future, says Bluewater founder and CEO Bengt Rittri in New Year call for more protection for our right to clean water In a New Year call for urgent action to protect our right to clean water, Mr. Rittri noted that clean water is a fundamental human right recognized by the United Nations. Yet, he said, tens of millions of people in poor and rich countries alike lack access to safe tap water for personal and domestic use due to the impact of climate change and pollution on water availability and quality. Mr. Rittri added that access will become less…

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  • Baby,  Beauty,  Eco,  Health,  Los Angeles,  New York,  San Diego

    Protect yourself and your mini-me’s from the harsh rays of the sun and the drying cold weather

    Spending the day at the beach? Maybe just outdoors. Spending any amount of time outside means you should likely be wearing at least some amount of sun protection. It can be hard to find sunscreen that is safe for your little ones (not to mention the planet!) so we wanted to draw your attention to some recent discoveries. We all know by now that using sunblock is one of the best and easiest ways to protect your skin from sunburn, cancer, premature aging, and quite a few other problems. From babyhood on up- don’t forget the sunscreen. According to Johns Hopkins, you should use it daily. For your “day-to-day use,…

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  • Eco,  Gift Guide,  Home Decoration,  Los Angeles,  San Diego

    Whiskee Straw is Changing the Sipping Game

    Welcome to the sipping revolution. Delight in endless mixing, sipping, and drinking action with the Whiskee Straw, the first-of-its-kind straw with a whisk at the end. The brand is changing the sipping game one drink at a time. The design is perfect for protein shakes, energy packets, tea mixes, mixed drinks, chocolate milk, iced coffee, smoothies, lemonade, and so much more! Just whisk, mix and sip!  The Whiskee Straw is a revolutionary whisk on a straw! The Whiskee Straws patent-pending functionality and design allows the user to not only mix the contents within your cup but keep it mixed while you sip. The Whiskee Straw is user friendly and great…

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  • Eco,  Gift Guide,  Los Angeles,  San Diego,  WorldWide

    The Perfect Sustainable Straws for Your Year-Begin Celebrations

    Start the new year with sustainable straws for your favorite healthy beverages. Designed by harnessing the raw power of mother nature, EQUO’s reusable straws are a great ecological alternative to reduce single-use plastic consumption. Made from natural ingredients, such as coconut and sugarcane, they’ll never get soggy and last an infinite amount of time in liquids. EQUO Limited Edition Coconut and Sugarcane Drinking Straws, Biodegradable and Plastic-Free, Combo Pack of 100, Standard These eco-friendly, natural straws are made from fermented coconut water and sugarcane fiber. Both the coconut and sugarcane straws are tasteless, allowing you to enjoy a biodegradable straw without changing the flavor of your beverage. The sugarcane straws…

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  • Eco,  Gift Guide,  Home Decoration,  Los Angeles,  New York,  San Diego,  WorldWide

    Ecologie Swedish Dishcloths help you make small changes with big impact

    No matter how hard you rock around the Christmas tree this season, know that slips and spills are no match for the super absorbent Swedish sponge cloth! Ever feel guilty using paper towel after paper towel? It sounds like you need Ecologie in your life! Reusable, compostable, and beautiful, the sponge cloths help consumers ditch single-use paper towels and sponges. Not only are they eco-friendly, they have joyful designs and color-forward prints that bring delight to every home. Authentically made in Sweden and screen-printed using non-toxic inks, each sponge cloth is made traditionally, using techniques developed in 1949. They are a must have in every kitchen! Cats Shaped Swedish Sponge…

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