Readers wonder if and where they should toss old pillows. Umbra makes a strong pillowcase.
A reader wonders if there's really pesticide residue on her fresh fruit. Umbra says it's time to break with conventinal.
A reader says she's stuck with some unwanted exfoliant. Umbra helps her shed a few bottles of bubbles.
A reader wonders whether she can ditch her car. Umbra offers some wheely good advice.
A reader wonders if he can use rain barrel water for his garden. Umbra collects her thoughts.
Cups or cans? That is the question. To which Umbra replies: "Neither."
A reader wants to know the best option for a short trip. Umbra buckles up.
A reader wonders how far recycled paper can go. Umbra delivers.
A reader frets about dioxins in his topsoil. It's a dirty question, but somebody's got to answer it.
A reader wonders how to keep his floors clean in the greenest manner possible. Umbra gets swept up in the possibilities.
A reader is having a hard time finding fish-friendly exfoliants. Umbra says therein lies the rub.
A reader is searching for the most eco-friendly flesh. Umbra chews on the alternatives.
A reader wants to get a little of the plastic out of her life. Umbra offers a few tips for reducing refuse.
A reader is blowing hot and cold about HVAC systems. Umbra urges him not to vent.
A reader is out of sorts about coworkers tossing recyclables in the trash. Umbra has the cure for separation anxiety.
A reader is distraught about the petrochemicals in her paper products. Umbra wipes away her tears.
A reader has a container conundrum. Umbra sends her packing.
A reader wonders if he can leave his pup's poop on the nature trail. Umbra digs up the evidence.
A reader wonders how to support his favorite news site. Umbra advises the green stuff.
Readers want more environmentally friendly candles. Umbra waxes poetic.