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    Traditional spray foam, while an effective insulator, includes chemicals linked to health problems like asthma. Here are four alternatives to spray foam that are better for human health and the environment.

  • Meet the World’s First B Corp Tile Company

    For more than a decade, San Francisco-based Fireclay Tile has been making the world's most sustainable tiles from bathrooms to backsplashing. Now with a recently acquired BCorp certification, the socially and environmentally responsible company continues launching new lines that bring a clash of...

  • Stylish, Leaf-Shaped Solar Cells

    Stylish solar chargers make solar power attractive for the living room.

  • Chalupas from a Shipping Container

    It's true, even the big brands are getting involved with shipping container buildings. First up? Taco Bell.

  • Research Home Promotes Prefab Future

    A research prefab in Stuttgart can be built in a day, generate twice as much power as it needs, and is being studied for future developments.

  • Solar Power From Satellites?

    Solar power is still growing as a viable field, but new developments from Japan may be the start of beaming energy gathered from space to your home.

  • A Shipping Container Apartment Complex

    Stacks of shipping containers are being turned into a modern apartment complex near Houston.

  • Largest Vertical Farm Planned for 2016

    In 2016, Newark, N.J. will be home to the world's largest vertical farm.

  • Eiffel Tower Energy Production

    Wind turbines have been installed on the Eiffel Tower, and will generate enough power to maintain the entire first floor of the structure, including a souvenir shop, restaurant, and exhibits.

  • Vertical, Indoor Farming

    The Vertical Harvest greenhouse hopes to grow produce for a town with a climate that prevents traditional farming.