Earthtoys December Emagazine

Earthtoys in Action

The Earthtoys December emagazine is now up! In this edition, you’ll find articles on green building education, Hydrogen Powered Micro Trigeneration Technology, hydrogen hybrid vehicles, and how to build a fall water garden. Additionally, there are some articles on energy conservation with strategies for how you can monitor your personal energy use to see just how much power you use (and lose!) in your home.

Earthtoys is an organization that gives a voice to those working in the alternative energy industry. They have an excellent Alternative Energy Directory featuring hundreds of earth-friendly companies throughout the world.

Green Guide’s Toy Guide

Green Guide

Green Guide Magazine is an excellent on-line forum for those interested in environmentally sound shopping. They publish a series of product reports that help you make decisions about what stuff to buy, and have dozens of categories of products to check out.

With the Christmas frenzy right around the corner and your kids pestering you for the new Barbie doll, this Green Guide product report on toys is great way to educate yourself before you buy. Read up on the health and environmental aspects of the typical toys out there.

The article includes a list of the problems with common toys, and earth-friendly alternatives.