A Deep Dive into Raise the Green Bar 2019

Eco18 was honored to participate again in Good Housekeeping and Made Safe’s third annual Raise the Green Bar summit on October 24th. This year’s event proved to be another deeply educational and enlightening day filled with riveting keynotes, panels and fireside chats from experts in...

How to Fill Nature’s Prescription in NYC

Nature and New York City aren’t two terms we’d typically use together – as fun and happening as NYC is, it can be challenging to interact with nature in what’s better known as the ‘concrete jungle.’ A recent study, covered in an article in The New York Times, revealed...

Happy National Moth Week!

It’s National Moth Week! Moths are one of the Earth’s most diverse organisms, and while they may not get the same rep as their beautiful ‘cousin’ critter, butterflies, moths are nonetheless vital to our ecosystem, and have some pretty intricately patterned wings, too! In the spirit of giving moths...

How to Conserve Energy in the Summer

Summer is officially here, and while soaking up the sun is great - soaking up too much energy in your household isn’t. Not only is this extremely damaging to our environment, but it’s also costly. Here are some eco-friendly tips and tricks to help conserve...

How to be an Eco-Friendly Pet Owner

Practicing a more sustainable lifestyle doesn’t just apply to you – it should apply to our favorite furry-friends, too! Pets can have a significant impact on the environment, between using an abundance of plastic toys, using products with toxic chemicals in them, and even not...

Food Swaps for a Healthy Fat Tuesday

Happy Fat Tuesday! If you’re a Mardi Gras lover like me, and were lucky enough to celebrate in New Orleans, then you know today is all about catching those final morning parades, resting, and indulging in some yummy traditional NOLA style food.  Even if it’s “fat”...

Maintain and Replenish Youthful Skin from Within

Accelerated skin aging can be the result of common daily occurrences, including poor sleep, bad eating habits, and environmental damage – especially from pollutants and free-radicals. Your skin is the barrier between you and the outside world, however air pollutants rob the skin cells of oxygen...

Greenest Strollers

Mindful shopping is on the rise, with more people opting for eco-friendly, sustainable and toxin-free options, especially when shopping for their newborns! Did you know that the average baby stroller materials can contain severely hazardous toxins? Common toxins in baby strollers and products include PVC...