Entries by Cristina Foung

The Smell Of Freshly Cut Grass (Without The Gasoline Spills)

by Cristina Foung My favorite green product of the week: the Neuton CE 6.2 Battery Powered Lawn Mower What is it?The Neuton CE 6.2 Mower is a cordless electric lawn mower. It has a removable, rechargeable battery with 360 watt-hours of energy which will work perfectly for the average 1/3 acre lawn. The battery recharges […]

Hydrogen Heaven

by Cristina Foung My favorite green product of the week: the Honda FCX Clarity Hydrogen Fuel Cell Vehicle What is it?The Honda FCX Clarity is a hydrogen fuel cell vehicle. It takes hydrogen and oxygen to generate the electricity needed to power the vehicle. It has a range of about 270 miles and a top […]

Your Body Is A Temple, Nurture It

by Cristina Foung My favorite green product of the week: Nurture My Body Organic Body Lotion What is it?You might think a lotion is a lotion. Your skin thinks otherwise. The organic body lotion from Nurture My Body really does nurture your body. Why is it better?Last month, a few personal care manufacturers were sued […]

Rock Out With Your Dock Out

by Cristina Foung My favorite green product of the week: Vers 2X wooden iPod dock What is it?The Vers 2X is a compact, all-in-one iPod dock. It plays and charges any iPod (or iPhone; it also comes with a universal MP3 dock in case you’re breaking the mold with a Zen or a Zune or […]

Here Comes The Sun

by Cristina Foung My favorite green product of the week: Solio Classic Universal Hybrid Charger What is it?Since summer is right around the corner, you may be spending more time outdoors. But what happens if you get caught with a low cell phone or iPod charge? Oh no! Have no fear. That’s where the Solio […]

Give Me Your (Recycled) Heart

by Cristina Foung My favorite green product of the week: pretty much anything from Fire & Light, but specifically the glass heart. What is it?This post is really in the spirit of Mother’s Day (if you’ve forgotten, it’s not too late – it’s this Sunday, May 11th). So if you’re looking for something beautiful and […]

The Answer May Be Blowing in the Wind

by Cristina Foung My favorite green product of the week: Southwest Windpower Skystream 3.7 Wind Turbine What is it?The Skystream 3.7 is a residential wind generator that hooks into grid-tied homes. It has an estimated energy production of 400 kWh per month (at 12 MPH or 5.4 m/s). Its rotor measures 12 feet and towers […]

Biokleen: Makes the 3-Second Rule Obsolete

by Cristina FoungMy favorite green product of the week: Biokleen All Purpose Spray and Wipe Cleaner What is it?Biokleen Spray and Wipe is a concentrated cleaner made with surfactants, wetting agents, and degreasers from coconut and/or corn, grapefruit seed, and pulp extracts, cold-pressed Valencia orange oil, linear sulfonate, and filtered water. It works on any […]

A Beautiful Electric Blur

by Cristina Foung My favorite green product of the week: Tesla Roadster What is it?As John Addison mentioned in a Cleantechblog post last year, there are quite a few electric cars on the horizon. The Tesla Roadster is one of them. Now, finally in its regular production page, the Tesla shows that the electric car […]

LED Your Light Shine

by Cristina Foung My favorite green product of the week: EarthLED CL-3 LED light bulbWhat is it?How many Cleantechbloggers does it take to change a light bulb? If it’s changing an incandescent to an LED, only one – because we all know LEDs are the way of the future. The EarthLED CL-3 is a 3-watt […]

Ride It Hard, Fast, and Electric

by Cristina Foung My favorite green product of the week: Vectrix Electric Maxi-Scooter What is it?The Vectrix is an electric motorcycle that has a top speed of 62 MPH (100 km/h) and goes 0 to 50 in 6.8 seconds. At a constant speed of 25 MPH, the Vectrix has a range of 65 miles (with […]

Jump In My (Green) Bed

by Cristina Foung My favorite green product of the week: Keetsa eco-friendly mattresses What is it? Keetsa mattresses are made with 100% recycled steel coils, scrap memory foam bits, and a variety of sustainable materials like bamboo fabrics and unbleached natural cotton. Keetsa offers six different types of mattresses. Why is it better? Most people […]

Save the Suds and Water with Eco Touch Waterless Car Care

by Cristina Foung My favorite green product of the week: Eco Touch Waterless Car Care What is it?Eco Touch Waterless Car Care is a waterless car wash made with water, plant-derived surfactants (coconut and soy), a water-based polymer, and a soy-based solvent. It simply requires you to spray and wipe with a microfiber towel. One […]

Freshaire Choice: The Only Tinted Paint With Zero VOCs

by Cristina Foung My favorite green product of the week: The Freshaire Choice Paint What is it?The Freshaire Choice Paint is a zero volatile organic compound (VOC) paint. It comes in 65 colors and three different sheens. It is an interior paint, a ceiling paint, and an interior primer. It is manufactured by ICI Paints […]