Week of 12/14/2008 - Emagazine.com
Dear EarthTalk: I"ve noticed that bamboo is very trendy right now, apparently—in part—for environmental reasons. Can you enlighten?Dear EarthTalk: It is starting to get colder and I"m eager to try out the fireplace in our new home, but we don't want to create health or environmental problems. Are there materials that would be more eco-friendly to burn in a fireplace than regular firewood?