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Thousands Rode on Bike to Work Day

Thousands Rode on Bike to Work Day

Morning counts across the East Bay tallied 20,732 people rolling by Energizer Stations and participation has increased 30 percent over the past five years.

VACCINES TRUTHS AND MYTHS

VACCINES TRUTHS AND MYTHS

PART 2

Most vaccines are untested, and have not undergone double blind, randomized studies as required for any other medication.

My Pharmacy, My Kitchen

My Pharmacy, My Kitchen

Ayurvedic wisdom for your good health…

Ayurveda explains that excess heat in the body can be seen to manifest in a wide range of conditions like skin ulcers, acne, rosacea, and much more.

VACCINES TRUTHS AND MYTHS

VACCINES TRUTHS AND MYTHS

Part 1

nscientific, emotion-laden outbursts and blatant, profit-driven lies blur the lines between vaccine truths and myths in the media.

Green Festival Expo Celebrates Sustainability

Green Festival Expo Celebrates Sustainability

America’s largest and longest-running sustainability and green living event, Green Festival Expo, comes to the Embarcadero in San Francisco on November 11, 12 and 13.

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Right to Know Act Mandates Ingredient Disclosures on Labels and Online

Right to Know Act Mandates Ingredient Disclosures on Labels and Online

California Gov. Jerry Brown has signed a bill into law that requires manufacturers of a wide array of cleaning products to disclose ingredients.

Clothing Drive for Men Moving Forward

Clothing Drive for Men Moving Forward

Through November 16, Chris Corrales is collecting men’s business/interview attire and monetary donations to help men in need to move forward in their lives.

Zensense

Zensense

The Zensense self-extinguishing incense burner uses an innovative sliding-block feature to control the perfect amount of incense fragrance.

Direct Access to Two Controversial Films

Direct Access to Two Controversial Films

Two controversial films investigate vaccines and their potentially devastating effects on the human body.

9th Annual SCOCO Gala Honors Leaders in Sustainability, Green Building

9th Annual SCOCO Gala Honors Leaders in Sustainability, Green Building

This fun and inspiring event honors local individuals and organizations that demonstrate outstanding commitment and leadership in making Contra Costa communities healthy, beautiful, clean and resilient for years to come.

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Eco-Upgrades for America’s Landmarks

Eco-Upgrades for America’s Landmarks

Monuments and Parks Adopt Sustainable Practices

From the Grand Canyon to the Gateway Arch to the Empire State Building, America’s landmarks are making the old new again with Earth-friendly changes.

Healthy Climate, Healthy People

Healthy Climate, Healthy People

Why a Warming Planet is Harming Our Health

As the Earth slowly heats up, we’re being affected by rising allergens, disaster-related trauma and the increase in insects carrying dangerous diseases.

Healthy House

Healthy House

Easy Ways to Green It Up

From using defrosting trays to doffing shoes at the door to placing plants in the loo, easy ways abound to make our home healthier for us and easier on our environment.

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Eco-Upgrades for America’s Landmarks

Eco-Upgrades for America’s Landmarks

From the Grand Canyon to the Gateway Arch to the Empire State Building, America’s landmarks are making the old new again with Earth-friendly changes.

Healthy Climate, Healthy People

Healthy Climate, Healthy People

As the Earth slowly heats up, we’re being affected by rising allergens, disaster-related trauma and the increase in insects carrying dangerous diseases.

Healthy House

Healthy House

From using defrosting trays to doffing shoes at the door to placing plants in the loo, easy ways abound to make our home healthier for us and easier on our environment.

Frugal Foodie

Frugal Foodie

The average family throws away a quarter of the food it buys, wasting an average of $2,200 a year, but with some simple strategies no scraps need go to waste.

City Homesteading

City Homesteading

Across the country, people in communities of all sizes are crafting ways to grow food, build eco-homes and live in harmony with the environment and each other.

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Green Living Briefs

Obsolete Packaging

Obsolete Packaging

Grocer Shuns Plastic Trays

Recycling IQ

Recycling IQ

Take a Quiz to Help the Planet

Distributed Power

Distributed Power

Energy Users Control Own Supplies

Transforming Plastics

Transforming Plastics

Mobile Trashpresso Turns Trash into Tiles

Protective Plants

Protective Plants

Indoor Greenery Removes Airborne Toxins

Auto Revolution

Auto Revolution

Industry Revs Up for Electric Car Future