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Five Simple Ways to Reduce Waste in Your Home

Do you want to become a more sustainable person in society? Reduce the everyday waste you create? Maybe reduce your carbon footprint, too? I know I do and you should want to, too! These simple steps to reducing waste at home are perfect for those looking to take baby steps toward sustainable living! The road to sustainability can be arduous and maybe even a little daunting, but I promise...

Quick Tips for Conserving Water in the Home

Let's talk about water!  Water is a precious, vital resource that all living organisms depend on. You might be thinking to yourself, why is conserving water important? While the earth has been nicknamed the ‘blue planet’ because 70% of the surface is covered by water, only 0.4% of that is drinkable and accessible to the 7.7 billion or so humans that share this planet.  Factors such...

Help Turn the Tide On Water Pollution

For most Americans access to clean water seems as simple as turning on the kitchen tap. We do not have to think much about where this water comes from, or what happens to it after it swirls down the drain. The unfortunate reality, however, is nearly one-third of the human population does not have access to safe drinking water (as reported by the World Health Organization). With a constan...

DIY Household Cleaning Alternatives

A few years ago, I decided to look for alternatives to my household and personal products because the strong fragrances and solvents from conventional products always left me with a headache. Many of the cleaners we use around the house contain harmful chemicals that can end up in our air and waterways. They can also enter our bodies through skin contact and inhalation that may result in...

Eco-Friendly Apps

These five free apps will help you take steps to creating a better world for us to live in! Not only will these apps assist you in making greener choices daily, they will also hold you accountable for those choices, such as decreasing water use and your utility bills and reducing your carbon footprint by cutting back on certain types of transportation! Download these apps now to make hea...

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