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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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Maven Moment: Kitchen Gloves

Mom always kept a pair of brightly colored kitchen gloves ...Joanna LaceySeptember 16, 2020
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International Day for the Preservation of the Ozone Layer

People think of the ozone layer as a past-tense environmental ...Gemma AlexanderSeptember 15, 2020
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Let There Be Light: How To Build a Gardening Cold Frame

Autumn may be here, but the change in seasons doesn’t ...Molly SmithSeptember 15, 2020
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We Earthlings: The CO2 Impact of Shipping Apples

Everything we eat has been transported to us, adding CO2 ...Earth911September 15, 2020
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Earth911 Podcast: Emerald Packaging CEO Kevin Kelly on Plastic Use and Producer Responsibility

Plastic pollution surged along with COVID-19 as the world’s human ...Earth911September 14, 2020
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Clever Reuse Ideas for Insulated Food Delivery Bags

Perhaps you’ve placed an order and they’re standing right outside ...Patti RothSeptember 14, 2020
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Cool Converted Shipping Container Structures From Around the World

When you think of shipping containers, you probably picture huge ...Earth911September 14, 2020

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