Jan 292021

Geoengineering – is it Greenwashing?

emissions

This is the second installment in my series “Is it Greenwashing?”, where I look at the nuances of climate and environmental crises solutions. In this post, I’m venturing into the fraught territory of geoengineering. I explain…Continue Reading

Nov 132020

Afforestation – Is it Greenwashing?

Trees

I’m starting a new series on my blog called “Is it Greenwashing?”. In my other posts on greenwashing (linked below) my examples have been fairly conventional, such as green packaging, or using words like “natural” in…Continue Reading

Oct 092020

Are Essential Oils Greenwashing?

Essential Oils by Chistin Hume

Plant extracts have a long history in healthcare and continue to retain prominence. Distilled botanicals exist in traditional and homeopathic medicines, and can be used to create Western pharmaceuticals. I have a doctorate in the history…Continue Reading