“There are so many issues facing our world-from environmental to personal health-and it is important that each of us pledge to do all in our power to live responsibly and considerably. We have a responsibility to future generations to take care of this planet.”

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Are You Ready For America Recycles Day?

Recycling is often the first step for many in discovering sustainable lifestyle choices. Recycling is so important, an individual or a single family can divert massive amounts of waste from landfills and give materials new life. Imagine, what an entire company could do. The single largest day for recycling is right around the corner. America Recycles Day (ARD), a program of  Keep America Beautiful (KAB), has several exciting programs you can take part in. I am particularly excited about the Recycling at Work initiative. Recycling at Work offers you a 10-step action plan, discounts on recycling bins and other valuable tools to start and expand your workplace recycling program. All your company has to do is take the pledge at the Recycling at Work website and use their helpful tools and resources. (more…)

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The Girl Who Silenced The World

In 5 minutes this young girl sums up our environmental crisis. (more…)

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Hydration Stations are Sweeping the Nation!


I want to highlight an exciting trend that is happening across our country in the pursuit of greening our schools. Wendy Koch and Kirsti Marohn of USA Today wrote an article recently about the appearance of hydration stations in our country’s colleges and universities. (more…)

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