Environmental Awareness Blog

Hawaii Bans Sunscreen to Protect Coral Reefs

Hawaii Bans Sunscreen to Protect Coral Reefs

As of July 2018 it is illegal to sell sunscreens containing oxybenzone and octinoxate on the island of Hawaii due to their harmful effect on the...
The Dangers of Pesticides: From Bees to Alheizmer’s

The Dangers of Pesticides: From Bees to Alheizmer’s

How do pesticides know what is a pest, and what is not a pest? They don't, and here's what it means for the future of our...
Blood Avocados: The Dark Side Of The Fruit

Blood Avocados: The Dark Side Of The Fruit

The avocado obsession is well known, but few people are aware of the shocking human and environmental impact it is having. Read the full story...
Danish Study Claims Plastic Bags Are Better For The Environment Than Cotton

Danish Study Claims Plastic Bags Are Better For The Environment Than Cotton

A 2018 study conducted in Denmark claims that plastic may be the most environmentally friendly material when it comes to shopping bags. But what's...
Arctic Wildlife Refuge To Be Destroyed In The Search For Oil

Arctic Wildlife Refuge To Be Destroyed In The Search For Oil

In 2018, under Trump legislation, the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge (ANWR) is being opened up to global oil companies for...