Planet

YES! But How? :: Composting in Small Spaces
by Berit Anderson
I don’t have much of a yard. Can I still compost?
YES! But How? :: Hair Colors From Nature
by Berit Anderson
Changing or enhancing your hair color doesn’t have to jeopardize your health. Plant-based hair-color products offer an alternative to permanent dyes.
No Impact Man Movie Trailer
No car, no washing machine, no toilet paper? Preview how Colin Beavan and family fared in their one-year commitment to have no impact on the environment.
YES! But How? :: Homemade Gift Bags
by Heather Purser
Why not avoid paper gift-wrap and make your own gift bags?
YES! But How? :: Is There a Safe Plastic?
by Heather Purser
Is there any plastic container that’s safe for food and drink? I have a baby, and most products for infants and children are plastic.
YES! But How? :: Non-toxic Rain Gear
by Keeley Harding
I bike to work, and with winter approaching, I want to stay as dry as possible. But what kind of hazardous chemicals are in my waterproof gear?
No Impact on the Environment Experiment
No Impact Man, Colin Beavan, has put together a guide for you to try out his experiment in living with no impact on the environment.
YES! But How? :: Raw Food for Dogs
Do you know what your pet is eating? How about a homegrown diet for your furry friends.
YES! But How? :: Moss pHree
How to remove moss from my rooftop, lawn, and driveway without using chemicals
YES! But How? :: Eco-Mail: Reuse Envelopes
How to reuse envelopes correctly. Includes a fun craft project.
YES! But How? :: Toxic Beauty
by Lynsi Burton
A lot of beauty products have harmful ingredients. But what are they, and how can you avoid them?
In Review :: Homemade Revolution
by Erik Knutzen
A hand-cranked and pedal-powered guide to shrinking your home electricity use.
YES! Bikes to Work—All Month
May is national bike month. To celebrate, YES! staff members are joining one of the biggest bike commuter events on the West Coast: the 2009 Group Health Commute Challenge. Check back all month as YES! staff members report back from their green commute.
YES! Picks: Favorite Green Gifts
A collection of favorite green gift ideas, from experiences you can give to things you can make.
YES! But How? :: Cat Litter, Junk Mail
by Layla Aslani, Noah Grant
Practical tips on green living, better cat litter, stopping junk mail, electric bikes.