Sustainable Living

A few notes on the singular legacy of Ray Anderson, sustainability pioneer

Lighter Footstep - Wed, 08/10/2011 - 12:38
As many of you in sustainability-obsessed circles have likely already heard, we lost a pioneer and a giant in the field the other day with the passing of Ray Anderson, CEO of the Georgia-based industrial carpet company Interface Inc., which Ray spent the last 15 years of his life turning into a test lab for sustainable industrial operations.

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Not of the garden variety: Indoor composters and compost collectors

Lighter Footstep - Wed, 08/10/2011 - 05:01
Hello there and welcome to part two of a compost-crazy, two-part edition of “Not of the garden variety," a weekly, product-centric series that's all about exceptional, agrarian-minded outdoor living accessories and odds and ends — items for in and around the garden that you won't find in the backyards of every Tom, Dick and Harry.   Yesterday, for part one, I rounded up a few standout outdoor composters rang

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