food, gardening, recycling, green businesses

Lin Ellis said her company Eco Friends Pest Control was created to offer a pet friendly alternative.

Bill Ziske of Allen has created a natural deodorant set to go on the shelves of Whole Foods on Oct. 15.

Republic recycling facility

Local recycling professionals admit that these are challenging times for the industry.

White Rock housing

White Rock Crossing in Dallas is being built cohousing-style, with homes facing each other across a courtyard. 

Green Tips logo

Jason says a dash of eco-friendly vinegar in your iron will help you smooth out those wrinkles without starch.

BMW i3 Range Extender hybrid has a 150-mile range. Photo by Rita Cook. 

Aug. 31, 2015

Gecko front

Gecko Hardware is raising money through a GoFundMe campaign to restock inventory after a slow start in 2015 that threatens the business' future. Photos courtesy of Gecko Hardware.

July 20, 2015

Andrea Ridout, owner of Gecko Hardware in Dallas, appealed to the public for help last week.

The eco-friendly hardware store needs more revenue to keep going.

Veggie van

Beverly Thomas' Veggie Van is stocked with fresh organically grown produce from her farm.