Living it Green™ is about living life abundantly green. From the homes we live in, the transportation we choose, to the places where we work, shop, and visit.
Founded in 2006, Living It Green™ is an educational and green products company, including a series of free to the public regional and international educational events and forums.
Living It Green™ Expos are free, family-friendly events held every spring and fall at community locations across the U.S. and Canada. The Living It Green Expos feature children’s activities, entertainment and educational attractions, and typically over 75 local, regional and national exhibitors and presenters displaying and offering green, outdoor living, and sustainable and energy efficient products and services.
Always remember, you can Live Abundantly Green™.
LOS ANGELES — The Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors offered a $10,000 reward Tuesday in hopes of tracking down the killer of an Irvine father shot to death while camping with his young children in Malibu. 245 more words
via LA Supervisors offer $10,000 reward for information on killing of Irvine man in Malibu Creek State Park — Orange County Register
(DETROIT) — Marriott International plans to remove plastic straws and drink stirrers from all of its 6,500 hotels and resorts worldwide by next year. The world’s largest hotel company said Wednesday that the move will eliminate approximately 1 billion straws and 250 million stirrers by July 2019. Bethesda, Maryland-based Marriott says the year-long timeframe will…
via Marriott Will Stop Using Plastic Straws in all of its Hotels by 2019 — TIME
When marine biologist Christine Figgener filmed her team removing a plastic straw stuck in a sea turtle’s nose in August 2015, she says she had no idea how much it would resonate with the world. She also had no idea nearly three years later, the video would help galvanize a larger movement, which now includes…
via She Recorded That Heartbreaking Turtle Video. Here’s What She Wants Companies Like Starbucks to Know About Plastic Straws — TIME
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — The Trump administration has gone to the U.S. Supreme Court in its effort to stop a lawsuit filed by young activists who say the government is failing to protect them from climate change. Solicitor General Noel Francisco asked the court Tuesday to block further legal proceedings until the 9th Circuit Court…
via President Trump’s Administration Moves to Stop Climate Change Lawsuit Filed by Children — TIME
With the U.S. in the midst of a massive heat wave during one of the warmest years on record, it is, in a word, hot. As temperatures rise—and look to keep rising over the coming years—the dangers of remaining outside for too long are very real. And so is the relief that comes with entering…
via Who Invented Air Conditioning? — TIME
(VATICAN CITY) — Pope Francis is saying “Just Say No” to cigarettes. The Vatican announced Thursday that it would no longer sell cigarettes to employees in its duty free shop and supermarket — giving up an estimated 10 million euros ($11 million) a year in profit. Francis made the decision because “the Holy See cannot…
via Pope Francis Says No to Cigarette Sales in Vatican City — TIME
Development as usual is not cutting it in the era of climate change. A new interdisciplinary report released this morning by the American Society of Landscape Architects calls on public officials and private interests both to transform the ways they plan, design, and build at all scales to counter climate change… read more
via NEW AT HQ: CLIMATE IMPERATIVES — Landscape Architecture Magazine