#Consumerism

  • Article: The 'Library of Things' Wants to End Wasteful Spending and Save the Planet
    Citizenship

    The 'Library of Things' Wants to End Wasteful Spending and Save the Planet

    By Joe McCarthy|May 8, 2019

    “We want the simple act of borrowing of a lawnmower to become a pathway to transformation.” Read more

  • Article: Hawaii's Newest Shopping Mall Is Made Entirely From Recycled Shipping Containers
    Finance & Innovation

    Hawaii's Newest Shopping Mall Is Made Entirely From Recycled Shipping Containers

    By Joe McCarthy|June 1, 2018

    It's an exercise in sustainability. Read more

  • Article: 6 Unexpected Products You Should Probably Avoid if You Love Animals
    Environment

    6 Unexpected Products You Should Probably Avoid if You Love Animals

    By Erica SanchezJana Sepehr  and  Joe McCarthy|May 15, 2018

    You might find it hard to stop buying some of them. Read more

  • Article: This Hotel Chain Is Giving Out Sunscreen That Protects Coral Reefs
    Environment

    This Hotel Chain Is Giving Out Sunscreen That Protects Coral Reefs

    By Joe McCarthy|April 4, 2018

    Normal sunscreen is highly toxic to coral. Read more

  • Article: Want to Be an Ethical Shopper? There's an App for That
    Finance & Innovation

    Want to Be an Ethical Shopper? There's an App for That

    By Phineas Rueckert|Nov. 24, 2016

    Good On You, an ethical shopping app that has rated over 1,200 brands, plans to expand to the US. Read more

  • Article: 10 Super Cool Products Your Recycled Materials Could Become
    Environment

    10 Super Cool Products Your Recycled Materials Could Become

    By Phineas Rueckert|Nov. 17, 2016

    From a home in Panama to Emma Watson’s red carpet dress, these products are all recycled materials. Read more