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We Earthlings: Skip These Foods & Reduce Your Carbon Impact

The average American life produces 34,162 pounds of carbon dioxide ...Earth911September 22, 2020
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Hydrofluorocarbons: Super Greenhouse Gas in Your Kitchen & Bathroom

Making changes to heal the hole in the ozone layer ...Earth911September 22, 2020
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5 Captivating Recycling Books for Kids 5 and Under

The idea of recycling or repurposing things comes naturally to young ...Sarah LozanovaSeptember 22, 2020
Earth911 Podcast Innovator Interview

Earth911 Podcast: Adarsh Ambati, 2020 International Young Eco-Hero Innovation Award Winner

Feeling like the world can’t survive 2020? Take a few ...Earth911September 21, 2020

5 Strategies To Develop a Sustainable Diet You Can Stick With

Do you want to make your diet more sustainable but ...Anna JohanssonSeptember 21, 2020
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The 411 on Conducting a Home Waste Audit

According to the EPA, the average person generates 4.51 pounds ...Trey GrangerSeptember 21, 2020

Earth911 Reader: This Week’s Essential Sustainability News and Actions You Can Take

Start your environmental and sustainability reading with us! We read ...Mitch RatcliffeSeptember 19, 2020

Earth911 Inspiration: Paying for the Costs of Dealing With Pollution

Today’s Earth911 inspiration is from economist Ha-Joon Chang: “People ‘over-produce’ ...Earth911September 18, 2020
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Start Thinking About Your Spring Garden Now

The common practice of cleaning gardens in fall and planting ...Gemma AlexanderSeptember 18, 2020
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Good, Better, Best: Leather and Leather Alternatives

Leather has a tremendous environmental impact, not to mention the ...Gemma AlexanderSeptember 17, 2020
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Earth911 Quiz #48: Ocean Plastics Solutions

Plastic pollution in our oceans is a serious challenge to ...Earth911September 17, 2020
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Carbon Neutral Universities in the United States

Fewer than 10 colleges and universities have achieved carbon neutrality ...Maureen WiseSeptember 16, 2020


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