Family Planning and Fish Pollution

by Lisa Stauber August 18th, 2016

Caring about the environment means caring about our local waterways. Polluted waterways damage ecosystems, harm animals, and are an early sign of impending ecological disaster.

Unfortunately, many people don’t think about how

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CFL Lighting, Pros and Cons

by Lisa Stauber August 11th, 2016

Compact Fluorescent Lamps, or CFLs, are a technological marvel of efficiency. They deliver the same amount of light as regular bulbs but use one-fourth of the energy. Several states are considering outlawing the sale of conventional lightbulbs to encourage consumers to use CFLs exclusively.

The new bulbs easily replace standard incandescent bulbs in most fixtures. They produce less heat, lower electricity

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by Louise August 4th, 2016
In a previously posted article, The Green Guide, Preserve Food Storage was briefly mentioned as the greenest storage product available. The Preserve team is a dedicated group of people who have done more than make 100%  recycled storage products, they have developed ways to recycle #5 plastics, an essential step toward a greener America, which very few companies provide.

The Preserve products are all made from #5 plastic that would otherwise go straight to the
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  • Greenest States

    by Jaclyn Abergas July 28th, 2016
    Are you looking to move somewhere that's more eco-friendly? Are you curious to find out which state is as green as it gets? Here is a list of the greenest states in the US and what makes them part of this list.


    Washington tops this list. Their high standing is due to the high number of LEED buildings in the
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  • New Green Ideas Every Day: Home

    by Jaclyn Abergas July 21st, 2016
    Some people think it's time-consuming and expensive to go green. But that's not true. It's really easy and not a lot of people realize that they already do it everyday.


    - Substitute towels/rags for paper towels. Think of all the money you'll save from buying less paper towels. Use kitchen towels to wipe the counters, sinks, floors, stove, etc. Be
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  • Grin and Bare (Foot) It

    by Angela Yorke July 14th, 2016
    Unless you’re from Asia, it’s likely that you rarely go barefoot inside the home. In my opinion, removing footwear indoors has a lot to do with comfort. Freeing your feet from the confines of your footwear, even the comfortable type, is just like loosening your belt after a large meal, assuming you wear a belt. As it turns out,
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