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Center for Environmental Health's new guide attempts to consolidate electronic buying guides from many nonprofits.
The Nature Conservancy wants to turn Cyber Monday into Green Gift Monday. May all your purchases be eco-friendly.
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Every year we spend more and more on Cyber Monday. Imagine the difference we could make if just a fraction of that money was spent on responsible, meaningful holiday gifts.
The limited-time-only nature of this most famous of retail days triggers an innate fear of scarcity that drives people to buy, buy, buy.
Need a reminder not to buy stuff that you don't need or cheap presents that no one wants? Adopt this reading list for the holiday season.
Which do you prefer: abundant blue skies or abundant blue (fresh) water? It may be hard to have both, especially as climate change continues.
The company has introduced ultra-low emission locomotives to help keep the air clean.
Still feeling the urge to celebrate Black Friday instead of Buy Nothing Day? MNN's Lifestyle blogger shares four reasons that may change your mind.
The concentration of lead in the bags is so low that some shoppers are convinced there's little risk of an imminent toxic catastrophe.
Say no to packed parking lots and long checkout lines — and digest your Thanksgiving dinner peacefully by celebrating Buy Nothing Day.
Some phone book companies sue for the right to throw the yellow pages at you; others request permission to stop delivery of white pages.
Actress Sophia Bush is behind the new Facebook game that tries to get teens to take action to combat climate change -- without leaving Facebook.
Many city dwellers are opting to give up driving their own cars for a month to take Zipcar's Low-Car Diet challenge. Could you go car-lite for 30 days?
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