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CO2 Environment validated for CarbonFix Project: Attachment

The Rainforest Alliance has recently validated the first CarbonFix project in North America. This project aims to reforest degraded lands in order to obtain carbon credits

Do’s and Don’t’s for green lawns and gardens: Attachment

It seems like summer is just starting, as we finally veer towards the warmer weather. We’re also starting to pay more attention to our gardens and lawns, so making good decisions is imperative to maintaining the greenest of your great outdoors.

21 Ways to Save Water: Attachment

Though we might not think of it as readily as shutting out the lights, conserving water is just as essential for doing better for our planet.

Peru, Kenya top scorers in sustainable coffee: Attachment

In December, the Rainforest Alliance held their annual Cupping for Quality event, and we have the results to share! The short version: Peru and Kenya are on top!

Can’t stand the cold? Blame the summer.: Attachment

If you’re getting sick of the cold weather, you can blame the hot summer that just passed. New research suggests that particularly hot summers cause really cold winters.

Caribou Coffee first to source 100% RAC farms: Attachment

An exciting achievement in our midst: Caribou Coffee has become the first coffeehouse in the US to source all of its coffee from Rainforest Alliance Certified farms.

Winter camping 101: Attachment

I’ll be honest. No matter how “green” I am, I don’t like camping. I don’t like being immersed in the woods, and one with nature. But for some reason, some folks do.

Eco-friendly whale watching tours in Victoria, BC: Attachment

Visiting Victoria, British Columbia is already an amazing trip in itself. But add whale watching to the mix, and you’ll have a trip you’ll never forget.

Eco-friendly windshield wiper fluid solutions: Attachment

Looking for a better solution for your keeping your windshields clean? You know, something non-toxic and works like a charm?

Tips for greener laundry: Attachment

Laundry. We don’t really love it… but we have to do it. Each day, we use clothing, towels, bedding… and, inevitably, we have to clean it. But how can we do this in the greenest way possible?