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We Earthlings: Better Together

What connects us all? Nature and our shared relationships through ...Earth911June 25, 2019
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Earth Day Network Wants to Reduce Your Foodprint

When people think about what they can do to help ...Jennifer SokolowskyJune 25, 2019
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DIY Bar Carts & Cocktail Accessories

Add a touch of mid '60s mod to your next summer soiree by creating and accessorizing your very own bar cart with re-purposed materials. Read on for ideas you'll love.Mary MazzoniJune 25, 2019
Earth911 Podcast: Sustainability in Your Ear

Earth911 Podcast, June 24, 2019: Food, Glorious Food!

Listen to “Earth911 Podcast, June 24, 2019: Food, Glorious Food!” ...Earth911June 24, 2019
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Tips for Saving Energy With Your Mobile Phone

Many of us are addicted to our mobile phones. We ...Sarah LozanovaJune 24, 2019

Earth911 Inspiration: Complex Is the New Normal

Earth911 inspirations. Post them, share your desire to help people ...Earth911June 21, 2019
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Shopping Your Environmental and Social Values

You may spend only a few seconds deciding among dozens ...Gemma AlexanderJune 21, 2019

Tread Lightly With These Eco-Conscious Camping Essentials

Winter is in the rear view mirror, spring has sprung, ...Chase EzellJune 21, 2019
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Earth911 Quiz #39: Wishful Recycling

The U.S. recycling system uses a “single-stream” model that focuses ...Earth911June 20, 2019
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Teen Tackles Restaurant Use of Single-Use Plastics

Isha Sangani, a Washington State teen, is taking on corporate ...Earth911June 20, 2019
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Maven Moment: Thrift Stores & Dressing for Success

I remember the suits that my dad wore when he ...Earth911June 19, 2019

We Earthlings: We Love Being Cooped Up

What connects us all? Nature and our shared relationships through ...Earth911June 19, 2019

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Green Earth Book Awards Celebrate Best Environmentalist Children’s Books. Discover a new generation of quality environmental-themed books for youth that often miss out on the mainstream book buzz. #reading #kids #books

Maven Moment: Thrift Stores & Dressing for Success. Consider a local thrift store before you buy new clothing for that job interview. #Green-Maven #reuse #clothing #thrift-shopping

The Scent of a Man: 9 Nontoxic Colognes That Don’t Stink! 95 percent of the chemicals used in synthetic fragrances are derived from petroleum. I don’t know about you, but hydrocarbons don’t exactly scream date night for me. #toxic #natural #cologne

Safe & Sustainable Thermoses for Your Family. What components do thermoses (and reusable water bottles) really contain? Are the materials sourced responsibly? Can thermoses be recycled? #Water #bottle

How to Evaluate Your Charity Choices. Look for efficiency and effectiveness to decide, and learn to avoid scams and illegitimate charities. #charity #giving

Zero-Waste Cleaning and Laundry Tips. Similar to a forest ecosystem, zero-waste cleaning systems produce nothing that can’t be reused and repurposed. #laundry #home #natural-cleaning