How to Eat Chia Seeds (and Why?)

how to eat chia seeds

Chia seeds are the superfood of the year and that means they’ve moved out of the specialty health stores and into the mainstream. You can either eat them on their own or as part of something but how do you…

Is Organic Farming Sustainable?

Is Organic Farming Sustainable

One of the big buzzwords in the world of environmentally friendly individuals is “organic”. But is organic farming really sustainable farming? And is organic food the answer to world hunger or are organic farmers barking up the wrong tree? We…

The Vegan Alternatives to Chicken

Vegan Alternatives to Chicken

Chicken is often the very last meat product that vegans give up when they make the change to a plant-based diet. Now, there is no such thing as vegan chicken. But you’ll be pleased to know there are plant-based chicken…

How Does Food Waste Impact The Environment?

Food waste doesn’t have to be a bad thing. In a world where everyone has food security and where food production is not in itself wasteful we could all compost much of our food waste and use it to produce…

Are Milk Cartons Recyclable?

Many questions about recycling depend less on the product you want to recycle and more on the place that you live. This is true of milk cartons. They are fairly easy to recycle but it may be hard to get…

Will Fake Meat Save The Planet?

will fake meat save the planet

Everywhere you look these days people are promoting ever more realistic plant-based alternatives to meat. But will fake meat save the planet? I took a look at the case for and against and came to my own conclusions. The Case…

Superbee Generates Buzz For Solutions To Plastic Waste

Superbee

One of the largest problems facing humanity and, in turn, the planet is the use of plastics.  Humanity dumps 8 million tons of plastic waste into the oceans each year and millions more into landfill. And once it’s there? Plastic…

Are Egg Cartons Recyclable?

Are Egg Cartons Recyclable?

The average American consumes nearly 280 eggs a year! No, that’s not a typo.  And that means that over 95 million x 1 dozen eggs end up in egg cartons each year. That’s a whole lot of cartons! But can…