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Edible Food Packaging is in the Works!

Plastic has become a Big Enemy of the Environment since it's used in abundance and appears in our oceans and landfills all over the world. Not only is it littered everywhere, but plastic essentially never biodegrades and just breaks down into smaller pieces that often end up in animals' bellies. We... Read More
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Make Your Halloween a Sustainable One

We all know Halloween is chock full of black and orange, but what about adding a little green to the mix? Every day we have a chance to do 1THING to make our footprint a little lighter, even on holidays like Halloween, which is actually a perfect opportunity to make a spooky day not so scary for... Read More
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5 Ways to Recycle Your Halloween Pumpkins and Jack-O-Lanterns

What do you do with your pumpkins and jack-o-lanterns after all the trick-or-treaters have left? Well, if you aren't really sure, you aren't alone. A lot of people struggle with what to do with their pumpkins after Halloween. But fear not, our friends at the National Wildlife Federation have shared... Read More
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3 Simple Ways to Make Recycling Easier

Recycling items that would otherwise be thrown out as trash has many environmental benefits. It reduces the amount of waste deposited in landfills and incinerators (which also reduces pollution), helps save energy, conserves natural resources, and even boosts the economy creating jobs in the... Read More
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3 Ways to Reduce Heating Costs This Winter

As temperatures drop and cold weather sets in, heating costs typically rise. You can keep warm without taking a huge hit to your monthly utility budget by taking simple actions that should help drive heating costs down. Here are three things you can do to help reduce your heating bill this winter... Read More
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Find Out Where to Recycle Just About Anything

Do you have times when you want to throw something away but you have no clue what to do with it? Can you recycle it? Where do you go? Is there somewhere you can send it? Well, let's end the confusion! Earth911 has an impressive Recycling Solutions website featuring one of the most extensive... Read More
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A Guide to Cheaper Green Living

What do you think when you hear "going green" or "green living"? Going "off-the-grid." Making a public protest calling out businesses and people who are viewed as harming Mama Earth. Living green sounds way too expensive for everyday living! These thoughts tend to sway others from doing 1THING that... Read More
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Happy Green Halloween Things for 2018

Halloween will be here soon! A fun time filled w/ costumes, decorations and goodies. There are many ways to keep Mama Earth clean by keeping Halloween green. Many affordable and fun #1THINGs you can do. Trick-or-Treat with reusable bags or decorate an old pillowcase or bucket that you can use every... Read More