Why Minimalism is Great for the Environment

The minimalism movement has been getting some criticism from certain corners of the internet (and IRL). And that’s not entirely fair or warranted. Maybe most people who follow the minimalist lifestyle are in it for its trendy aspect. Maybe. But then, so what? I believe minimalism is great for the environment. Isn’t that enough? I fell […]

What’s the Environmental Footprint of Your Gadget? {EarthTalk Q&A}

EarthTalk® From the Editors of E – The Environmental Magazine Dear EarthTalk: How do the big gadget-making companies (Apple, Samsung, etc.) stack up these days regarding their environmental footprint? — Doug Greco, Newark, NJ While some gadget-makers are already prioritizing greener sourcing and operations, others have a long way to go. The international environmental advocacy […]