Smart Shopper's Guides

TopTen: Laptops

Among all the new laptops available, find the ten most efficient from NRDC partner TopTen. Read more »

What To Ponder When Picking Poultry

How to be smart when choosing your chicken while avoiding the health, environmental and animal welfare issues that come with large scale poultry operations. Read more »

America's Five Favorite Fish

Here's a look at the five most popular U.S. seafood items, as ranked by the National Fisheries Institute, and a quick and easy checklist of what to look for when shopping Read more »

Control Pests Around Your Home

These alternatives to toxic pesticides will protect the health of your household, while keeping insects, rodents and other pests at bay. Read more »

A Shopper's Guide to Home Tissue Products

Shop smart and save forests with NRDC's guide to facial tissue, toilet paper, paper towels, and napkins. Read more »

A Consumer's Guide to Buying Clean Energy

Buying less-polluting electricity can be a challenge since options differ from state to state. We show you how to obtain renewable energy and ways to save money through rebates and incentives. Read more »

What to do About E-Waste?

Check out NRDC's helpful guide for keeping your computers, cell phones and other used electronics out of landfills. Read more »

TopTen USA's Most Energy Efficient Small TVs

TV manufacturers have made huge strides in creating energy efficient sets in recent years. Still, for many buyers it’s challenging to find the most efficient models available. To help you make the best choice for your electricity budget, TopTen USA took an in-depth look at the market for TVs. Read more »

Nursery Checklist

Making sure you have all the essential equipment your baby will need can be daunting. We've put together this checklist in PDF format to make it easier for you to create a safe and healthy nursery for your new family. Read more »

Mercury in Fish Wallet Guide

Eating fish is good, yes. But some fish is high in mercury, a chemical that can cause serious health problems, especially for children and pregnant women. Take this card with you when shop or when you are in a restaurant, so you can make healthy choices for you and your family. Read more »

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