Tag Archives: carbon footprint

Waterworld 2.0

With the Kevin Costner 1995 film "Waterworld" seeming more fact than fantasy as the years wear on and polar ice decreases, one company called The Seasteading Institute is taking steps to make floating cities a reality. French Polynesian islands such as ...

12 Principles for Living Sustainably

Do you sometimes find it overwhelming to figure out what steps you can take to improve your carbon footprint? Excerpted from David Suzuki's Green Guide, here are some straightforward tips to increase awareness of ways in which we negatively impact the environment, and ...

Recycling station

Go Green!

Over the weekend, our local Staples store (on Vanderhoof Avenue in Leaside) installed an enormous new recycling station in partnership with TerraCycle. Not only can members of the public drop off a variety of batteries and printer ink cartridges, but ...

< = > (Less Equals More)

In the interest of reducing their carbon footprint, expenses, stress levels and so on, there is a growing movement of people looking to downsize and simplify their lives.  Whether it's as small a step as installing solar panels, or as ...