going green

Will Fast Food Save the World?

Posted on 06/26/2013 by |Latino Life | Comments

Your LifeI once took it as a personal affront for anyone to suggest that I chow down at a fast food eatery. I do not necessarily dine at five-star restaurants every night but never would I lower my cultural standing by being seen at a place that serves fat-soaked burgers and French fries deep-fried in pig lard or whatever. But I think I may be changing my mind. My U-turn is based on an article by Bruce Watson in a newspaper …

A Healthy Environment and Healthy Aging

Posted on 01/10/2012 by |AARP Blog Author | Comments

Personal HealthGuest Post: As AARP’s Sustainability Manager, Pam Evans has led the effort to incorporate environmentally responsible practices into AARP’s internal business operations. She’s passionate about educating members on the importance of responsible use of resources, and the direct connection between the declining health of the environment and the health of our, and future, generations. Every day we read another article about what’s good, or not so good, for our health. I know I’m particularly disappointed that I can’t consider my …

News To Know: Earth Day

Posted on 04/22/2009 by |Archived Contributor | Comments

Home & FamilyIn honor of Earth Day, here are some suggestions on how you can improve the environment.

Green is the New Grey

Posted on 09/25/2008 by |General News | Comments

Home & FamilyA new study shows that older Americans are the top purchasers of environmentally friendly products.

Getting Older, Going Greener

Posted on 08/21/2008 by |General News | Comments

Home & FamilyThink going green is hard? You can do little things that help the environment AND save you some green too!

Gas Prices Rise and We’re Going Green

Posted on 08/16/2008 by |General News | Comments

Money & SavingsPeople are walking, biking and riding the bus more – but are cities ready for this influx of “green” commuters?