Nov 5 2018
Halloween is over and the holiday season is officially upon us.
Thanksgiving will be here before you know it, and next comes Christmas. But what do you get people? It's one of the oldest questions with one of the hardest answers.
To solve this problem, here are eight companies who's products are as earth-friendly as you are.
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Nov 2 2018
Ben & Jerry's, the ice cream known for such crazy flavors as Phish Food, the Tonight Dough (Starring Jimmy Fallon), and (Stephen Colbert's) Americone Dream, has come out with a new limited edition flavor.
Pecan Resist is a chocolate ice cream with both white and dark fudge chunks, pecans, walnuts, and fudge covered... read more
Oct 26 2018
Airbnb is the best way to immerse yourself in local culture when traveling. It's also more sustainable than a hotel, using less electricity, water, producing less waste, and having lower greenhouse gas emissions than the large buildings that are hotels.
Do you love being scared? Are you a big fan of ghosts? Do you believe in the... read more
Oct 23 2018
There are some large, and quite shocking, imbalances between having fun on Halloween and staying green. These include childhood obesity, poverty and working conditions in developing nations, and the ever growing problem of litter and waste.
Thankfully, in our second Halloween related post this year, Custom Earth Promos is here to once... read more
Oct 21 2018
We only have 22 years to get our act together!
That's the message understood by many after reading the United Nation's Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change's alarming report. Released earlier this month, this shocking article predicted the human population may very well witness a major environmental catastrophe as soon as 2040.... read more
Oct 19 2018
A landmark report from the United Nations' scientific panel on climate change paints a far more dire picture than previously thought. To avoid damages from the immediate consequences of climate change, the world economy must be transformed at a speed and scale that has "no documented historic precedence."
The report was issued on... read more
Oct 12 2018
The Galapagos Islands.
This volcanic archipelago west of Ecuador are known for the vast number of unique species and Charles Darwin's evolutionary investigation. On October ninth, the islands were also home to turtle theft.
An estimated 123 Giant Tortoises, one of the island's most popular species, were stolen from a... read more
Oct 10 2018
It's October tenth. This means that spooky season has begun and everyone is thinking about what to do for Halloween.
Whether you celebrate spooky Halloween, scary Halloween, fun Halloween, or a combination of the three, Halloween traditions were invented before the environment was a major concern. Thankfully, there are ways to change... read more
Oct 4 2018
Red Lobster has joined the likes of Starbucks, Hilton Hotels, and American Airlines in saying "no way" to plastic straws.
On Tuesday, October second, the restaurant chain announced that if you would like a straw, you now have to ask for one. Plastic straws will no longer be automatically handed out; they plan on phasing out the use of... read more
Sep 30 2018
A Different Kind of Upcycling
A project in Nigeria is tackling plastic pollution and youth unemployment by building houses out of plastic bottles and sand.
In a neighborhood about 20 km (about 12 miles) from the Nigerian capital Abuja, the largest plastic house is in the middle of construction. More than 46,000 polyethylene... read more
Sep 26 2018
Amazon has, once again, re-entered the diaper market.
Last November, Amazon entered the market for the first time since pulling the Amazon Elements line back in 2015. They launched a private label under the name Mama Bear. Now, they've added another line of diapers. This time, the label is called Earth + Eden (Earth AND Eden). Unlike... read more