AD AGE – April 14, 2008, Is Earth Day the New Christmas? by Natalie Zmuda and Michael Bush

AD AGE – April 7, 2008, Nielsen Ratings: Top 5 Sustainable Blogs

ECO-CENTRIC – April 25, 2007, “Interview with an Eco-entrepreneur”

FAST COMPANY – print & online:
Featured in the June 2007 issue of Fast Company magazine (page 38), and on the magazine’s website in Three Blogs Help You Save The World (

LUX Magazine – June 2007, “Change Starts at Home

OUTSIDE Magazine – May 2008, “News from the Blogosphere: Go beyond Treehugger and Grist with these (4) smart, eco-savvy sites.

PASADENA Magazine – premiere issue: September 2007,
9 Tips for the Savvy Environmentalist

TIMESONLINE – Top 10 Eco Blogs – Earth Day, 2008

The Budget Fashionista (by Ecoist) – The 11 Best Green Blogs – January 2011

Sites that have featured either us, or our original posts:

Associated Press – How to Make Christmas Especially Green (12.08)
BlogCoach 5 Favorites
Blogtrepreneur – 100 Must-Read Blogs by Women
Bottling World – Embodi
Budget Ecoist – Top 20 Green Blogs (2008)
+ Web Roundup (Eco Dog Seamus gets Green Fatigue)
Budget Ecoist – Top 11 Green Blogs 2010
Calgary Herald’s The Green Guide’s Sites We Like
Daily Beauty Talk – non-toxic nail polish and remover: the search continues
Dog and Puppy Stories – Seamus, one eco dog’s op-ed
Down on the Urban Farm – Newest Form of Biofuel:  Fungus
EarthFirst – Catch a Green Flick at a Solar Powered Movie Theater
EcoSalon – EcoLove Link – Glasswing Jewelry
EcoTechDaily – The Daily 5 (several)
Emerald City, LA Times’ green blog (update: now, defunct)
Energy 2.0 – Green Holiday Guides
ENN – Environmental News Network
Erenovable – green wave power
ExtraGoodShit – at home with nature (have fun finding us, 1.2.09)
The Frugal News – Rent A Toy for Frugal Parents – eco-posers
the Google Directory – Top 10 List of Sustainable Living Sites (ranked by page rank) – the new green pan (and others)
GreenFOXnews – Going Green in Bed: Sustainable Sex Toys
Greenlaunches – Koman-Ile Rocking Chair from Recycled Barrel
GreenMaven – featured our daily news and posts
Green Mob
Green Options
GreenTreeClothing – founder of People’s Hemp and Director of HIA,
Michael Sutherland, in memorium.
GreenZoneOnline – I Am “The Alternative Consumer”
Guide to Online Education – Best Environmental Education Blogs
Hippy Shopper
Huffington Post – Green Surfboards
IGreenSpot – Apple Juicz (and others)
L.A. Daily News – Earth-friendly Gift Ideas
L.A. Times – Heat Surge
Living in a Toxic World News Service
Luxist – The Lodge at Sun Ranch
Meta Efficient – EcoLEDs: Mercury-free LED Bulbs
Modern Self – Bomdesign’s Booklamp- recycled reading
Move Trend Spot – High-Tech Fireplaces
MyLot – green shoes – hand cobbled custom comfort (and others)
The Natural Concept
NaturalPath – natural sunscreen protection, save your skin
The New York Times – Amish Space Heater: is that an oxymoron?
Official Live Earth Blog
The Optimistic Company – Fast Company’s Top Sustainable Blogs
Paper Lily
Read/WriteWeb – The Top 35 Environmental Blogs
reOrbit – 9/3/08:  Red Hot Blog of the Day
re-Nest – Automower Solar Hybrid Robot (plus more)
Riverwired – hemp, tri-fold wallet
Riverwired – inexpensive residential wind turbine
Sustainable is Good
The Huffington Post – iphone; solar lights
The New York Times – heat surge
Treehugger – Zapino by Zap (and others)
Trend Hunter
TrendsUpdate – Best of 2008:  Top 40 Green Blogs
VeoVerde – Kyuchi
WebEcoist – Top 25 Green Blogs
X-Ray Vision-aires – The Top 100 Environmentalist Blogs
Your Drum – An Eco Vacation Resort in the Bahamas

Alternative Consumer’s Official Press Release, announcing our launch,