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Why Riding Your Bike Is So Beneficial

To many people, riding your bike is a no brainer. It is how you get around town, it’s your favorite form of exercise and it’s something you couldn’t do without. To others, riding a bike isn’t their first go-to activity. However, since May is National Bike Month, we wanted to go over why riding your […]

Let’s Go Ride A Bike | Tuesday Tip

As you already know, we are big fans of the benefits of riding a bike at Biofriendly Planet. Walking and biking reduces air pollutants, reduces congestion, and the need for new parking lots and roadways.

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Environmental and Health Reasons to Start Riding Your Bicycle More

Riding your bicycle, or cycling, has countless benefits. These can range from personal, to economic, to social, to environmental and more. Cycling is a good form of exercise. It is also a simple, eco-friendly transportation option. Due to cycling’s many benefits, more people in the world own bicycles than cars. In addition, the number of people […]

Bike reflection

Bicycle Reflection

This bicycle and its reflection earn today’s Biofriendly Image of the Day. Why? Well, because it’s the first day of National Bike to Work week (May 14-18th). If you are unable to ride to work, find some other form of ecofriendly transportation to use. Then, when you get home, hop on your bicycle and enjoy […]

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Bicycle Bridge | Green Wings Award

I don’t know what happened to the…what I can only assume must have been a giant riding a bicycle, but at least someone was able to make good use of the wheels and spokes he left behind. Now people and animals alike have a safe way to get across this road. For being so creative, […]

Eco-Friendly Cities: Biking Your Way Around Town

Riding a bicycle is one of the most eco-friendly forms of transportation. Bike riding is not only a good way to get some exercise, it is also a fun activity to do outdoors. In addition, countless cities around the world are working to be bike-friendly. Many are creating bike paths or bicycle-friendly roads so bicyclists […]

Eco-Friendly Transportation: Bike Sharing Coming to L.A.

(Photo from Metro’s The Source) For years, the City of Los Angeles has taken pride in being able to offer various eco-friendly transportation options to its residents, visitors and guests. Now it appears a new form of eco-friendly transportation is on the way. According to the official Metro news release, 65 bike-sharing stations are going to be […]

National Bike Month: Biofriendly Benefits of Riding Your Bike

As May is National Bike Month, now is the perfect time to take a look at some of the biofriendly benefits of riding your bike. National Bike Month was started almost six decades ago as a way of enlightening people on the benefits of bike riding, and encouraging them to get out and ride. Since that time people have not only […]

Green Modes of Transportation in Today’s World

In this day and age, finding green modes of transportation is not always a simple task. Due to the extreme dependency we seem to have on oil and other non-renewable sources of energy and fuel, green can at times seem hard to come by. That is…unless you know where to look. To make it easy, here are […]

Get Out and Ride: The Biofriendly Benefits of Riding Your Bike

May is National Bike Month and this week, May 12th through May 16th, is Bike to Work Week. That means it’s time to get out and ride. Established back in 1956, National Bike Month is a way to encourage people to get out and use their own pedal power as not only a form of […]