How to compost in an apartment

Composting isn’t just thrifty, it’s also eco-friendly. By composting peels and other greens at home, you’re throwing less stuff away, which makes your home a low-waste household and reduces your footprint by a little bit. Composting is also kind of fun. Nature is fascinating, and watching the slow process of composting is great, especially since … Continue reading How to compost in an apartment

What is a carbon footprint? Why should I care?

Black and white image of smoke billowing from an industry

The definition of the term is “the amount of carbon dioxide released into the atmosphere as a result of the activities of a particular individual, organization, or community.” So for instance, all other factors remaining the same, a non-vegetarian person who smokes and drives a diesel car will have a larger carbon footprint than a … Continue reading What is a carbon footprint? Why should I care?