Posts tagged Sustainable Lifestyle

Energy Fair and Pledge-In for Finger Lakes Energy Challenge

April 6, 2011  –   6:30-9:00 pm
Womens Community Building Auditorium, 100 W. Seneca St., Ithaca, NY

Don’t miss the Energy Fair on April 6 where we’ll explore the math behind eS = mc2 !

True energy security is the result of motivated community cooperation to reduce our dependence on risky fossil fuels.

Every citizen has an important and necessary role in phasing out wasteful energy consumption and investing in efficiency and local self-renewing energy sources.  Energy is tied into almost everything we do.  Together we can make sure our families are secure and our economy resilient.  Together we can transform the energy marketplace and support our growing number of green collar workers.  Sustainable Tompkins and its partners are proud to host you and your family for an evening devoted to community energy security.  Download the Energy Fair poster and share widely! Read the rest of this entry »


Matt Ruger launched “Maid-To-Shine”, a new commercial cleaning business  in Ithaca using only “green” cleaning products.

Sustainable Passion Boutique

Sustainable Passion Boutique opened, specializing in sustainable sex toys and other erotic items. Sustainable Passion focuses on providing a sex-positive, relaxed and women-centric ambience for its customers. The store focuses on products which are not only better for the environment but safer for the health of the users.

Poppy Singer Designs

Ithaca native Poppy Singer recently opened an online business, Poppy Singer Designs, selling organic cotton sheets printed with her signature artistic designs. The sheets are made entirely within the United States, from the certified organic cotton that is grown and used to make the fabric, to the location of where the fabric is sewn into bedding.