fbpx
Bamboo Solutions

Bamboo Solutions

For most of us, celebrating the holidays this time of year means traveling. If you are environmentally friendly, it can be challenging to keep your commitment to Mother Earth while on the go. The problem arises from the out-of-the-norm rest stops and the...
A Slow Cruel Death

A Slow Cruel Death

The world’s oceans are crying out for help as they slowly drown in plastic. It’s unbelievable, when they seem so vast, that a piece of plastic could make a difference. Yet that’s the problem, it isn’t one piece of plastic. According to Newshour Publications, there are...
Pollinators, Pesticides & Politics

Pollinators, Pesticides & Politics

Pesticides have had a devastating effect on honeybees and wild pollinators. Honeybees are responsible for nearly a third of agricultural pollination: cucumbers, almonds, carrots, melons, apricots, cherries, pears, apples, prunes, plums, cantaloupe, onions, avocados,...
What’s in Your Organic Fertilizer?

What’s in Your Organic Fertilizer?

There seems to be something seriously (and intentionally) deceptive, if not downright criminal about biosolids being labeled as natural and organic fertilizer. Don’t know what biosolids are? That’s because the sewage sludge industry (yes, there is a sewage sludge...
The Palm Oil Impact

The Palm Oil Impact

Palm oil can be found in about half of all packaged products in the supermarket, from food to makeup and cleaning products. Most oil palms, the plants from which palm oil is derived, are currently grown in Southeast Asia and, to a lesser extent, in South and Central...
E.P.I.C. Sustainability