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What to Look for When Buying Green

To find out which companies are the greenest, here are some components to pursue:

What are their products’:

+ linen, bamboo, cork, agriboards, older furniture, solid wood, milk paint, natural latex; untreated natural fibers including hemp, abaca, coir, henequen, sisal, rattan, and cotton… 405 more words

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2 Reasons for Green Interior Design

Photo: LEED Certified – Home Office from Down2Earth Interior Design

Why should I bother investing in green design?
• Human Health
There are additives in our home decor products, and in our buildings themselves, that cause health issues. 147 more words

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Living Design Objects for Your Eco-Friendly Home

Green design has become more prominent, but every now and then we spot something unusual that wows us. This is Colossal recently featured a “living” chandelier that was displayed at the Victoria and Albert Museum. 248 more words


7 Stylish Ways To Make Your Home More Sustainable

These days, the term ‘sustainability’ is thrown around rather casually. It’s become interchangeable with phrases like ‘cruelty-free’, ‘eco-friendly’ and ‘green living.’ And yes, they are all linked. 779 more words

Internship Opportunity!

Residential Interior Architecture firm is seeking an intern for their Evanston office. Office is located near Old Orchard shopping center and the highway. The owner is looking for someone with a desire to learn by being in a small office environment and wearing a lot of hats. 86 more words


SCARCE Green Fair

Next Saturday, the 30th of September, SCARCE is holding their annual Green Fair at the DuPage County Fairgrounds in Wheaton. The event will have areas where you can explore various green practices including alternative energy and water conservation. 63 more words


Rooftop Gardening, Community Service, & Social Justice: Reflections on Service Day 2017 @RooseveltU

By Diana Ramirez (BA ‘17)

Last week, Roosevelt University held a Day of Service to conclude a week of panels and performances exploring contemporary issues of social justice for the second annual… 679 more words