Entries by Cristina Foung

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 […]

Be A Model Citizen In An Electric cityZENN

by Cristina Foung My favorite green product of the week: the electric cityZENN by ZENN Motors What is it?With the ZENN Hatchback neighborhood EV already on the road, ZENN Motors has been looking to get out their highway speed vehicle. Enter the cityZENN. With a planned top speed of 80 MPH and a range of […]

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 […]

Liquid (Green) Goodness for the 21 and Over

by Cristina Foung My favorite green product of the week: VeeV Açaí Spirit What is it?VeeV is a liqueur (yep, in the US you have to be 21+ to drink it) made from açaí berries – these berries come from the Amazon and are known as a superfood full of nutrients and antioxidents (far higher […]

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 […]