Month: February 2011

Saving the Amazon

The rainforest charity Cool Earth and the green certification programme, Planet Positive have partnered up to give businesses a powerful way of tackling climate change and saving energy. Protecting endangered Amazon rainforest is now one of the options in Planet Positive’s green certification process.

Posted in Ecology

Green Product Reviews

Green Product Reviews   When it comes to organic male grooming products, the Green People came up trumps with their Organic Homme products.  I used the Itch Away Calming Shampoo (10) and Cool Down Moisturiser (3) on a recent trip

Posted in Green Living

Eco-Adventures in El Salvador

For the first time online, El Salvador is “speaking the language” of international travel companies with a new centralized booking system for eco and adventure travel:  www.ecoexperienciaselsalvador.com. This website provides detailed information on a multitudes of new itineraries in Central

Posted in Eco Tourism

A Whale of a time

It was the whole reason for travelling to the Dominican Republic. Having done some research at home I’d read about the trek up to the El Limon waterfall, the lush green vegetation, the jasmine perfumed air and of course the chance

Posted in Eco Tourism

Natural Swimming Pools

A new series of books aims to show how simple it is to have the aesthetics of a pond with the practical features of a swimming pool. You could call it a swimbiotic combination. Eco-Echo readers can purchase the second

Posted in Green Living