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October 27, 2013
Get green... with Envy
At Envy Eco-Focussed Environments, the approach to home construction and renovation is ‘pragmatically green’. For one, this means choosing products that take into account life cycle analysis,...
October 26, 2013
Green events: digging into the details
 Do It Green - known simply as DIG - is an events management company in Calgary that specializes in sustainability and zero waste. REAP caught up with  DIG for a little perspective on...
October 22, 2013
Detergent that satisfies moms & momma earth
There’s one thing every new parent is familiar with: mountains of laundry. And if you use reusable diapers, it can seem like the laundry pile is multiplying exponentially! New parents have a lot on...
October 21, 2013
Let’s talk admail: The Environmental Challenge
"Junk mail" is nothing new. At one point or another, we’ve all found a pile of unsolicited junk mail (or admail) in our mailboxes. We didn’t ask for it, and now we have to dispose of it. Each year an...
October 16, 2013
A thousand words doesn't say it all
As the saying goes, “a picture is worth a thousand words.” But with each f8 photograph, there's a story that doesn’t get told in those “one thousand words.”  It’s a love story. Written by f8...
October 12, 2013
Effective Health Solutions start with healthy connections
On first visit to Effective Health Solutions, the lobby – which is an eco-storefront – appears to be out of place. Natural and organic cosmetics, fair trade jewelry and scarves, home decor and even...