Read a paper – print version or online?


If you read for 30 minutes or more daily, reading a print edition has a lower environmental impact than reading the online edition.

Sustainable fridge


Don’t let your food in the fridge go bad. There is a simple way to find a recipe…

Green Cleaning Recipes: Salubrious Solutions


For an alternative to bleach in laundry: Heat ¼ cup of vinegar in microwave for 30 seconds on high. Dissolve ¼ cups of borax in the vinegar, and add ¼ cup of hydrogen peroxide.

What is a consignment shop?


Reusing 1 ton of cotton clothing only uses 2.6% of the energy required to manufacture those from virgin materials, and reusing 1 ton of polyester clothing only uses 1.8%!!



Present your ideas to environmental experts, established professionals, and potential employers. The New York State Pollution Prevention Institute Research & Development Student Competition is now accepting applications!   NYSP2I is pleased to invite applications from undergraduate or graduate… Read More