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Reduce Waste This Christmas

Reduce Waste This Christmas

| December 1, 2012 | 0 Comments

This is a stunning infographic highlighting the waste associated with our most popular celebrations. The information is specific to Britain, but is easily applicable to the rest of the developed world. Waste is a huge side-effect of the consumer oriented Christmas, Easter and other holidays we’ve become used to.  Here some ideas on how to [...]

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The Story Of Stuff

The Story Of Stuff

| July 23, 2011 | 0 Comments

This is a great video by Annie Leonard on how our system of production and consumption actually works. It discusses an important aspect of our consumption, which is ‘the real cost’.  The idea that you can buy a t-shirt for $5.95 may reflect the economic costs, but if a river is polluted in the process, [...]

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Saving Money: Ideas to Save Green While Going Green

Saving Money: Ideas to Save Green While Going Green

| April 18, 2011 | 0 Comments

Does the thought of an eco-friendly life make you wonder about the expenses that come with it? Worry not, here are some great ways to help the planet with the basics of Reduce, Reuse and Recycle while saving money as well. Reduce What You Use The best way to save money while also going green [...]

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