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Broken Phones, E Waste
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Joe Cingrana
February 24, 2020 - 5:01 pm
Technology is always advancing. On the one hand, this is great. On the other, it means we are constantly upgrading our phones, tablets, computers, and other electronic devices to get the “latest and greatest” model.
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Happy Cow
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Joe Cingrana
February 20, 2020 - 2:26 pm
Eating less meat has multiple health benefits and is also good for the environment. But for those who aren’t looking to adopt an “all-or-nothing” meatless diet, here are some easy ways to eat less meat each week.
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Denim jeans on a rack
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Joe Cingrana
February 10, 2020 - 3:21 pm
As you shop, it’s also important to consider the impact of fashion on the planet. Many people may not realize, for example, that over 8.9 million tons of used clothing and footwear was landfilled in the U.S. in 2017. Fortunately, lots of designers offer eye-catching sustainable date night chic...
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Sustainable Laundry
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Joe Cingrana
January 27, 2020 - 12:25 pm
No laundry product is risk-free. However, some products have higher ratings and fewer concerns than others.
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Fair Trade Coffee
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Joe Cingrana
January 22, 2020 - 10:54 am
Many people don’t realize that every product we buy also impacts the environment. For instance, we should stop using plastic straws and start using stainless ones. We can also buy Fair Trade Certified products. But what is Fair Trade and why is it important?
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Recycle Dog Recycles
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Joe Cingrana
January 13, 2020 - 12:24 pm
Making eco-conscious efforts in your household is easy enough, but it’s also important to extend those actions to include caring for your furry family members.
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Greta Thunberg
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Joe Cingrana
January 06, 2020 - 11:21 am
Many passionate environmental activists are using social media platforms to raise awareness about the harsh effects of climate change and the importance of sustainable living.
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NYC's Central Park
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Joe Cingrana
January 02, 2020 - 9:29 am
By Lori Melton The harsh effects of climate change, increased pollution, and overcrowded landfills are threatening the Earth for future generations. Therefore, as a new decade begins, it’s important to do whatever we can to help protect the planet. Thankfully, increased environmental awareness is...
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Sustainable 2020
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Joe Cingrana
December 30, 2019 - 2:00 pm
Making any kind of change might seem daunting. However, incorporating some eco-friendly practices into your daily routine is easier than you think.
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Wrapping paper
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Joe Cingrana
December 11, 2019 - 1:03 pm
Food waste, plastic shopping bags, wrapping paper, gift bags, packaging, and bows account for an extra 1 million tons of waste each week during the busy gift-giving season.
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