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  • How Sustainable Urban Planning Will Help Cities Thrive for Generations to Come

    May 8, 2015, 8:35 pm By Scott Cooney
    More people today live in cities than in towns or rural areas, and while cities may provide the necessary infrastructure to sustain large populations, they aren’t terribly efficient in terms of environmental sustainability. Cities take up just 2 percent of…
  • First Zero Waste Brewery In Michigan

    Mar 14, 2015, 5:12 pm By Steve Hanley
    Grand Rapids Brewing Company is an organic brewery and the first zero waste brewery in Michigan, thanks to the work of Autumn Sands. The post First Zero Waste Brewery In Michigan appeared first on EcoLocalizer.
  • Do Millenials Prefer Urban Living Or Suburbs?

    Mar 13, 2015, 11:55 am By Steve Hanley
    Do millenials prefer urban living or the suburbs? It depends on who you ask. But one thing is clear. Living close to the city is popular with lots of people The post Do Millenials Prefer Urban Living Or Suburbs? appeared first on EcoLocalizer.
  • Local Furniture Manufacturing Case Study: Honolulu Furniture Company

    Mar 12, 2015, 11:38 pm By Scott Cooney
    Globally, manufacturing facilities have shifted to the places where workers will generally work for the least amount of money and under the worst conditions. Subsidized shipping alongside these weak worker protection laws combined with international free trade…
  • Yoga Is Good For Everything From Sex To PTSD

    Mar 11, 2015, 7:22 am By Steve Hanley
    Yoga is good for everything from improving our sex lives to dealing with PTSD. Everyone from infants to older citizens can benefit. The post Yoga Is Good For Everything From Sex To PTSD appeared first on EcoLocalizer.
  • Melbourne Puts Zero Waste Restaurant Out Of Business

    Mar 9, 2015, 7:53 am By Steve Hanley
    The city council of Melbourne Australia has closed Brothi, a popular zero waste restaurant, over a legal issue involving its food waste composter. The post Melbourne Puts Zero Waste Restaurant Out Of Business appeared first on EcoLocalizer.
  • Sharing Economy Has Legal And Insurance Risks.

    Mar 8, 2015, 9:09 am By Steve Hanley
    The sharing economy has lots of legal and insurance risks and the law may not protect you fully. Find out if your are protected before getting involved. The post Sharing Economy Has Legal And Insurance Risks. appeared first on EcoLocalizer.
  • Slow Streets Advocates For “Complete Streets”

    Mar 6, 2015, 7:32 am By Steve Hanley
    Slow Streets in Vancouver advocates for "complete streets" that slow the pace of travel and protect bicyclists and pedestrians from vehicles. The post Slow Streets Advocates For “Complete Streets” appeared first on EcoLocalizer.
  • WRAP Report: Extend Shelf Life, Reduce Food Waste

    Mar 4, 2015, 8:39 am By Steve Hanley
    Food waste can be reduced by more than 50,000,000 pounds a year simply by extending the shelf life of products by 1 day says a new report from the The post WRAP Report: Extend Shelf Life, Reduce Food Waste appeared first on EcoLocalizer.
  • Urban Living And Retirement

    11:02am By Steve Hanley
    Urban living has benefits and drawbacks for seniors contemplating retirement. Here are some things for elder citizens to consider about city life The post Urban Living And Retirement appeared first on EcoLocalizer.
  • Say Hello To Kalettes!

    Mon 4:28pm By Steve Hanley
    Kalettes are a 100% non-GMO vegetable that is a cross between kale and Brussels sprouts. Try all 3 recipes or just munch on them raw. The post Say Hello To Kalettes! appeared first on EcoLocalizer.
  • Zero Waste Grocery Stores Thrive In France

    Feb 26, 2015, 7:43 am By Steve Hanley
    Zero Waste grocery stores are thriving in France because shoppers can buy better food for less money and eliminate packaging waste. The post Zero Waste Grocery Stores Thrive In France appeared first on EcoLocalizer.
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