Stories by Luanne Bradley

Luanne Bradley is the senior editor of Ecosalon.com. She also is a contributor to AlterNet, the Examiner and Divine Caroline, and her eco articles have been featured at Huffington Post. subscribe to Luanne Bradley's feed

Posted on: Jun 5, 2012, Source: EcoSalon

Habitual over consumption on billion-dollar high rise vessels comes at a huge cost to both the environment and the widening schism between rich and poor.

Posted on: May 12, 2010, Source: AlterNet

You don't need a $100k degree from Harvard, Yale, Stanford or Princeton to cure an ailing planet.

Posted on: Apr 20, 2010, Source: AlterNet

Nail salon workers, and potentially their customers, may be at risk from a toxic cocktail of chemicals that have been linked to cancer, birth defects and skin rashes.

Posted on: Apr 11, 2010, Source: AlterNet

After a Costco shopper was hit with a wave of nausea, she took a closer look at the big-box store's products and their potential hazards.

Posted on: Mar 1, 2010, Source: AlterNet

The serotonin surge from shopping (think runner's high spiked with chic Milly dresses and swank Boss suits) can be attained from trying and not buying.

Posted on: Feb 16, 2010, Source: AlterNet

Most of the high priced U.S. haunts of meat connoisseurs cite several excuses for not making the shift to ethically raised, drug-free, grass-fed cattle.

Posted on: Feb 12, 2010, Source: AlterNet

Companies that farm out vegan shoes to China often don't know enough about the labor conditions -- or if the final product is even truly vegan.

Posted on: Dec 14, 2009, Source: EcoSalon

Aren't we already up to our ears in calendars, cell phones and Ugg boots?

Posted on: Sep 16, 2009, Source: EcoSalon

Using a clothes line instead of a dryer saves tons of carbon, yet some communities have banned the practice.

Posted on: Sep 10, 2009, Source: EcoSalon

For the sake of my own daughters, I wish we could return to a day when female vocalists ruled with a good set of pipes and an inspirational message.