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The Green Minute: OrganicGardenLive.com

The Green Minute: OrganicGardenLive.com

For The Green Register readers interested in organic gardening, a new online store has opened its virtual doors to meet all your special gardening needs. Today, the Nevada-based internet company,…

The Green Minute: The ‘Green’ Above Conserves Energy

The Green Minute: The ‘Green’ Above Conserves Energy

It may seem odd to some, but owning a living roof is one of the greatest ways to give back to the environment. (Not to mention, one of the coolest…

The Green Minute: Expanded Polystyrene

The Green Minute: Expanded Polystyrene

Commonly known as styrofoam, the expanded polystyrene industry is making a big push internationally to show that they care about sustainability and the environment. In fact, this week, the international business…

The Green Minute: Parks and Sustainability

The Green Minute: Parks and Sustainability

Parks serve as valuable locations for shared community activities and public interaction. Most communities are striving to make their parks effective models of sustainability, both naturally and socially. To function…

The Green Minute – Lions Clubs: Recycling Eyeglasses

The Green Minute – Lions Clubs: Recycling Eyeglasses

When you think of recycling everyday items that people use, eyeglasses are one item you think would be impossible to recycle or re-use. For today’s Green Minute, we have the…

The Green Minute: The Benefits of Bulk Food

The Green Minute: The Benefits of Bulk Food

For today’s Green Minute, the topic is the benefits of bulk food. According to a recent Portland State University study, purchasing organic bulk foods, on average, costs 89% less than…

The Green Minute: Children’s Outdoor Bill of Rights

The Green Minute: Children’s Outdoor Bill of Rights

Summer officially begins this week – and on behalf of Chicago Wilderness, one of the most effective environmental education organizations in the country, The Green Register is releasing the organization’s…

The Green Minute: Recyclable Crafts

The Green Minute: Recyclable Crafts

The possibilities for making interesting, useful items for your home are almost inexhaustible, but below are some ideas to inspire you to stretch out and create your own multiple uses…

The Green Minute: Hydroponics, Aquaponics, a Green Combo

The Green Minute: Hydroponics, Aquaponics, a Green Combo

Backyard gardeners have used hydroponics, a system that grows plants in water, since the time of Frances Bacon. But many amateur gardeners are switching to aquaponics, a combination of hydroponics…

The Green Minute: Recrafting: The Best Way to Recycle While Having Fun

The Green Minute: Recrafting: The Best Way to Recycle While Having Fun

We all have too much junk, and if you are like me, you hate to just get rid of things you MIGHT need in the future. A great way to…

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