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Composting Toilet Taxonomy: How They Work

The United States’ infrastructure, once arguably the best in the ...Gemma AlexanderOctober 17, 2019

Earth911 Quiz #75: Hyrdofluorocarbons and Environmental Damage

Challenge your knowledge about hydrofluorocarbons, which replaced chlorofluorocarbons in many ...Mitch RatcliffeOctober 17, 2019
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Ding Dong. Trick or (Eco-Friendlier) Treat

Yes, trick-or-treaters standing outside your door want sugary sweets tossed ...Patti RothOctober 16, 2019
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Maven Moment: Fall Pumpkins and Apples!

Nothing brings back memories of autumn when I was a ...Earth911October 16, 2019
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Infographic: Guide to Sustainable Travel

Being more sustainable to ensure a better climate for future ...Earth911October 15, 2019
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Understanding Where Garbage Goes

We call it many things: garbage, trash, rubbish, waste. The ...Gemma AlexanderOctober 15, 2019

We Earthlings: Gas-Powered Yard Tool CO2 Emissions

Did you know that a gas-powered lawnmower emits 88 pounds ...Earth911October 15, 2019
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Is Your Energy Source Sustainable? How To Find Out

Are you environmentally conscious? Do you try to minimize your ...Earth911October 14, 2019

Make Your Own Kokedama String Garden

Kokedama string gardens are a centuries-old art form where a ...Earth911October 14, 2019
Earth911 Podcast: Sustainability in Your Ear

Earth911 Podcast, Oct. 7, 2019: Hydrofluorocarbons, Bad Water, and Fall Gardening

The Earth911 gang is back at the microphone to talk ...Earth911October 14, 2019
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Infographic: Eco-Friendly Stain Removers

Staining your clothes can be frustrating — especially if they’re ...Earth911October 11, 2019

Earth911 Inspiration: Langston Hughes

Playwright and poet Langston Hughes reminds us to see the ...Earth911October 11, 2019

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