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The Clash Over Climate Change

While many people today accept the scientific evidence that climate change is a grave threat, there are still those who deny that it exists.  A recent example...

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Thrifty Holiday Shopping

As the holidays are quickly approaching you may still be scrambling around trying to find last minute gifts for those on your list. Everyon…

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Green Ideas for This Holiday Season

The holiday season is the most anticipated time of year for many Americans. It’s a time for food, decorations, family, friends, and gi…

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Recycling Across the Globe

Recycling is something we do here in the United States, but do you know about recycling habits across the globe? For example, Switzerland has …

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Common Recycling Mistakes

According to the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Americans create 254 million tons of waste each year. Of course, that number can be red…

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What is Your Recycling Reality?

Did you know that your recycling behavior is dependent on local attitudes where you live? A recent survey by the Pew Research Center examin…

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What is the Zero-Waste Movement?

Think you could live your life without throwing any trash away?  Considering the average American throws out approximately 4.4 pounds p…

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What to Wear on World Water Day?

“When we think of pollution, we envision coal power plants, strip-mined mountaintops and raw sewage piped into our waterways,” w…