Any lead exposure is unsafe, but levels of the toxic metal in the Newark, New Jersey, water supply are nearly twice the federal action level. Here’s what to do if this crisis affects you.

April 30, 2018

Kids have a natural connection to the earth, as well as a drive to heal it. And that may be our saving grace.

April 19, 2018

Organize a park cleanup, support our national parks, or bid in a charity eBay auction (we’ve got our eyes on Questlove’s drumsticks).

April 16, 2018

Learn to trust yourself more and worry less about the date labels on your food.

February 27, 2018

Insert yourself in the policy-making process. At town hall meetings and in public hearings, during comment periods and in our courts, government officials have to listen to us—whether they like it or not.

January 19, 2018

Avoid harmful pesticides, preservatives, and other unhealthy additives—especially when you’re feeding growing bodies.

January 02, 2018

Ask your Facebook friends to donate to NRDC by following these easy steps.

November 21, 2017

No demolition required. A few small tweaks to each room could dramatically shrink your carbon footprint.

October 31, 2017

It’s true that aggressive policies and laws are crucial to save the planet. But carbon-cutting actions by individuals can also make a dent (especially when corporations and elected officials take note!). Here are some easy, concrete ways you can make a difference.

October 30, 2017

Our guide to buying greener beans, brewing with less waste, and avoiding all that packaging.

September 26, 2017

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