Should Environmental Groups Take Money From Dirty Polluters?

Prairie Eco-Thrifter

While many groups dedicated to saving the planet have green-colored logos and pleasant, naturey-sounding names, where they get a percentage of their funding from may surprise the most ardent environmentalist. But that doesn’t mean that some rather large corporate conglomerates aren’t giving these groups money as well, expecting silence and good public relations cover in exchange. While the title of this article is “ Should Environmental Groups Take Money From Dirty Polluters ?”,

Environmental Jobs

Prairie Eco-Thrifter

With the world realizing how important it is that the planet is well cared for, more students are embarking on the journey of getting an environmental studies degree. Environmental Ecologist. An environmental ecologist’s job is to study how living creatures affect their environment and how their environments then affects them. Environmental Policy Specialist. They might do research for different environmental causes or be advocates for altering public policies.

2015 143
Insiders

Sign Up for our Newsletter

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

How Can I Be Eco-Friendly With a Credit Card?

Prairie Eco-Thrifter

Equating credit cards and being eco-friendly may seem like a stretch, but there are many options available for those who are environmentally conscious and carrying plastic. But in addition to that, you can also choose credit card offers which are affiliated with various environmental groups. A percentage of your purchase will then be donated to the group of your choice. They are much more convenient and environmentally friendly.

Environmental Impacts of Commercial Farming: Will You Change How You Eat?

Prairie Eco-Thrifter

How to Become an Earth Friendly Consumer According to Environmental Defense, North America is ranked as the number 1 contributor to global warming. Should Environmental Groups Take Money From Dirty Polluters? While many groups dedicated to saving the planet have green-colored logos. So, what do you think? Are you going to change the way you eat? This infographic was provided by Naturalmat. Is Being Green Futile?

2012 206

Calendar of Environmental Events Around the World

Prairie Eco-Thrifter

Every year there are many environmental events around the globe that one can take part in. World Wetlands Day – February 2 – Each year, government agencies, non-governmental organizations, and groups of citizens at all levels of the community undertake actions aimed at raising public awareness of wetland values and benefits in general. The problem is knowing when each one of them are!

2013 157

How to Use a Credit Card to Save the World

Prairie Eco-Thrifter

If you want to use your credit card to help out the environment, you can always get yourself a affiliate card from one of the big conservation or environmental groups. Another way that you can contribute to your favorite environmentalist group is by getting a credit card that offers environmental donation rewards. So instead of earning free airline points, your earned points could translate into a donation to your favorite group or environmental organization.