Hack your happiness chemicals on your commute

Hack Your Happiness Chemicals On Your Commute

As many Americans are back to the daily commute, we challenge you to ask yourself: Am I making the most of my commute?  Are you spending your ride into work micromanaging your daily schedule, worrying about the dishes you left in the sink, or driving a little too fast to make up for hitting the snooze button one too many […]

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Biofriendly Reasons to Incorporate Biking Into Your Daily Activity

Between exercise, social opportunities, and the environment, there are many benefits to including cycling into your day. For some people, cycling is already a standard part of their day, but if this isn’t the case for you, is there any way to work it into your own day? In short, yes. Don’t be afraid of […]

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Planning the Ultimate Biking Vacation

We’ve been told ever since the pandemic began that being outdoors is a lot safer than being inside with other people. Meanwhile, many of us have been working from home, feeling cooped up and isolated for a long time, and itching to get out. Fortunately, there’s no better way to scratch that itch than by […]

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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Moving Forward with Sustainable Transportation

When you think of sustainable transportation, what comes to mind? As the world around us adapts to eco-friendly societal needs, our definition of transportation is dynamic and ever-changing.  We used to be centered on single occupancy vehicles and traffic jams. Now, we are beginning the shift toward public transit, ridesharing, and sustainable modes of transportation. […]

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How Electric Bikes Provide Sustainable Transportation Solutions

For a long time, people simply weren’t ready to give up the comfort of their car on their daily commutes. But with the rising popularity of electric bikes, things are changing, and fast. Cities around the US are investing in infrastructure that will encourage a new generation of cyclists – a welcome change, considering that […]

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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 […]

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How to Make Your Cellphone Greener

Modern society has evolved around the smartphone in recent years. They quickly went from an uncommon luxury to a household staple. However, that change hasn’t been completely positive, for the environment at least. Along with the increase in their numbers, a strong ecological footprint has developed along with it. In order to create a less […]

Skip Gasoline, Pedal Power Has Made a Comeback

One of the easiest ways to save on auto expenses is to save on gasoline. You can save in many ways: drive less, hunt around for the best fuel prices, carpool, use public transportation, use a proven fuel additive, ride share, invest in a hybrid or EV, etc. Image by Jeff Moser/BikeCarson.com But one of […]