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Posted on: September 2, 2014

Cut water waste!

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Posted on: August 25, 2014

Save the trees!

A growing number of companies are producing "tree-free" paper alternatives. Here are some ingredients to look for….

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Posted on: August 18, 2014

Tip for Turning Blue Jeans Green

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Posted on: August 5, 2014

Tips for Earth-Friendly Coffee Breaks

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Posted on: May 12, 2014

Green Tip of the Week No. 215

Food squandering is the largest component of solid waste in the U.S. The average American family dumps a standard of up to $2,275 worth of food each year. Reduce the waste in the environment and boost savings on daily... Read on...

Posted on: May 5, 2014

Green Tip of the Week No. 214

Many wireless carriers now offer incentives for recycling old devices. Trade-in or by-back programs can give promotion cards, account credit or store cards to customers. Check with your wireless provider to see how you can... Read on...

Posted on: April 28, 2014

Green Tip of the Week No. 213

Now more than ever, trees make a difference. Allocate an area in your yard and plant a native tree like the Sugar Maple, Northern Red Oak or White Oak in celebration of the many benefits trees provide to us every day.
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Posted on: April 21, 2014

Green Tip of the Week No. 212

Organic waste from yards and kitchens take up about 1/3 of the space in landfills, just the type of materials that can be used in composting.

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Posted on: April 14, 2014

Green Tip of the Week No. 211

After washing your car at home, turn the hose off. Instead of washing down your driveway or other cemented areas, use a broom to sweep away extra residue.

Posted on: April 7, 2014

Green Tip of the Week No. 210

Set rain buckets outside your home to catch as much rain water for the next time your plants need to be watered. This way you save a little on your water bill and your plants get water richer in nitrogen and other natural... Read on...

Posted on: March 31, 2014

Green Tip of the Week No. 209

Those plastic bottles of water in the supermarket are very enticing. However, it takes 4 oz. of gasoline to get you 8 oz. of store bought water from shipping to the petroleum in the plastic bottle. Why not just turn on the... Read on...

Posted on: March 24, 2014

Green Tip of the week No. 208

During warmer weather, hang your clothing on a clothesline. You will save money by not running the drier and eliminate a source of indoor heat.

Posted on: March 17, 2014

Green Tip of the Week No. 207

Many harmful effects of harsh chemical cleaners are now coming to light. Try to purchase green cleaning supplies with natural ingredients. Look for cleaners that are non-toxic, biodegradable, and not made from petroleum.

Posted on: March 10, 2014

Green Tip of the Week No. 206

There are many ways to go paperless. Many banks, credit card companies, and utilities now offer paperless billing. Not only will you save trees, but also you can save unnecessary bank fees.



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