Green Living

Green living allows you to become an everyday environmentalist. Practitioners of sustainable living often attempt to reduce their carbon footprint by altering methods of transportation, energy consumption, and diet. Go green with these helpful resources including alternative energy, organic cooking, and eco-friendly solutions for your home and garden!

Green Living


  • Buy Fresh Buy Local PA

    Online guide to restaurants, farmers' markets, caterers, and more where you can buy local foods.
  • Earth 911

    Find environmental news, tips on going green, and locate local resources and recycling centers.
  • Greater Philadelphia Sustainable Business Network

    A nonprofit network of business people working towards sustainability in the community, includes a directory of local "green" businesses.
  • Green America

    Encourages individuals and businesses to use their purchasing power to create a sustainable society. Information on a variety of topics.
  • Pennsylvania Association for Sustainable Agriculture

    Nonprofit organization that works with farmers and consumers to promote healthy foods and the ecological well-being of Pennsylvania’s environment -- includes excellent links to other green organizations.
  • Philly Clean Cities

    Promotes and supports the use of alternative fuels -- information on bio-diesel, ethanol, and more.
  • The Energy Co-op

    A Philadelphia based energy cooperative that uses combined buying power to connect home and business owners with green and sustainable energy sources.