A hot new buzzword is green living.
How do you live a sustainable lifestyle? DW presents an automatic listing of content around the topic of green living.
Rob Greenfield is a US environmental activist known for his unusual approach to sustainable living. From wearing a suit of bags filled with his own trash to cycling across the country on a bamboo bicycle, his actions aim to highlight the importance of looking after the planet. DW spoke with Rob while he was on tour in Europe.
The superfood craze is showing no signs of slowing down in the West. Often associated with green living, growing demand for these products is putting a strain on the environment. The latest superfood craze is an African pod-like fruit called bouie. So what's all the fuss about?
The festive season is a time for family, friends and food. But Christmas is also a time of extreme consumerism, and has become a major drain on resources. Tamsin Walker tried to turn her Christmas green - and discovered that there's a whole lot more to it than the color of the tree.
Germany is famous for its Christmas markets, with their coziness, glitz and seasonal treats. But is there a more eco-conscious alternative to such consumer indulgence? We perused the fair trade, locally-sourced and upcycled fare on offer at a sustainable Christmas market in Cologne.
Christmas is a time for friends, family, food - and rampant consumerism. This week, we explore the alternatives for a more sustainable Christmas, from picking the "greenest" tree to seeking out the coolest upcycled gifts - and wrapping them without contributing to the mountains of seasonal waste.
Eating local food is becoming increasingly popular, with regional products even being dubbed the "new organic." DW reporter Kiyo Dörrer tried out eating strictly local for a week - and made some surprising discoveries.