Green Living Resources

Green TCS

General

The Renewable Planet - Green Consumer Blog based out of Guelph, Ontario
The Daily Green – Green Consumer Guide and Blog based in the U.S.

News

The Green Room - BBC coverage of the latest green news
HuffPost Green - Huffington Post coverage of the latest green news

Energy

Peterborough Green-Up - Get an energy audit for your home
Energy Star - Find and rate energy-saving appliances

Water

The Council of Canadians: Water - Inform yourself on national and global water issues

Food

Northumberland County Farm Fresh Guide - Guide to local farm food
Mercury Calculator - Calculate the amount of mercury in the fish and seafood you eat
SeaChoice - Guide to buying healthy, sustainable seafood

Waste

Northumberland County Recycle Clean Program - Recycling in Port Hope and area
Northumberland County Hazardous Waste - Disposing of hazardous waste in Port Hope and area

Green Space

Peterborough Green-Up - Provides information on a host of eco-friendly practices, including gardening

EcoFootprint

Zerofootprint - Calculate your personal carbon footprint and purchase carbon offsets