sustainable living Archives

Phoenix’s plan to go green

by in AZ Business Magazine | Green

Phoenix leaders want to make neighborhoods happier and healthier under a proposal to create a more environmentally conscious city  – but they want to hear from residents first. Expanding public transit to every neighborhood, building parks and trails and relying on locally sourced food are among proposals to reduce greenhouse gases by 80 percent over… Read More →

Sustainable Fashion Brands: Beautiful in Every Way

by in Beauty | Cool Products

Earth day is an annual day on which events are held worldwide to demonstrate support for environmental protection. What better way to show your support for Mother Earth than indulging yourself in eco-friendly luxury items. This new breed of high-end designers are throwing out the ever so popular idea of the “granola and hemp” lifestyle… Read More →

5 Easy Homemade Cleaning Products to Try

by in DIY | Green Living | Home

Observed on April 22 each year, Earth Day demonstrates support for environmental protection, evident in events celebrated in more than 192 countries in the world. Being green and energy sufficient and producing less waste are solutions each person can adopt to protect the environment. In that spirit, homemade cleaning products are perfect, as they are… Read More →

Speaker: Melisa Camp ~ BIG Green Expo & Conference 2011

Feature Big Green 2011
by in Events | Green

Melisa Camp, Go Green Investments Melisa Camp, “The Green Queen,” is CEO of Go Green Investments, Realtor with the GREEN designation, and Consultant on sustainable living. Camp is a LEED Green Associate working toward obtaining the LEED AP-Homes accreditation. She has served as USGBC AZ’s Residential Green Building Advocate since 2009 and educates and raises… Read More →

Six Ways The Valley’s Redefining Sustainable Living

Commercial Properties Inc.
by in Building Green

The Sustainable Six: Redefining Sustainable Living in the Valley It’s been a little more than a year since representatives from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Department of Housing and Urban Development and Department of Transportation announced they were teaming up to bolster community and economic development nationwide. Like a band of caped crusaders, members of… Read More →