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Places To Shop For Eco Friendly Clothes In Nyc

Places To Shop For Eco-Friendly Clothes In NYC Shopping for clothes shouldn't put a strain on the environment. After all we usually park and walk, or ride and walk, which puts us on the right track for starters and if the environment is doomed where are we gonna wear our "nice clothes". Soooo I decided to give everyone a little heads up about great eco-friendly shopping in the city, while at its best, we are saving the environment.   Vivavi 644 Manhattan Ave 2nd Fl Brooklyn, NY 11222 gominyc 443 E 6th St New York, NY 10009-6340 Phone: (212)... read more

Fathers Day Green Gift Guide

It’s about that time of year.  School is getting out.  It’s almost summer.  So don’t let father’s day slip by you!  For 2008 (in the US, UK, and a few other countries), it’s on June 15th.  Maybe this year instead of getting your dad, grandfather, husband, uncle, son, or other male in your life a pair of glow in the dark boxers or golf tees, try something with an eco-spin.    If he's a gadget-y guy, solar accessories are pretty sweet.  There's the Solio, the Soldius, foldable solar chargers from PowerFilm...the list goes on. If your dad needs some new duds,... read more

Green Thrift Store Shopping Tips

Instead of spending your paycheck on an expensive new outfit or gadget, how about saving some cash and helping out the environment by shopping at a thrift store.   Thrift store shopping is just another form of recycling and regulating CO2 emissions. Not only do you get to reuse a unique or vintage item, but you also stop factories from making more items and creating pollution, and that greatly reduces your carbon footprint.   Make the Most of Your Experience   If you’ve never been to a thrift store, then you may not know what you’re getting yourself into.... read more

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