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Have an “Eek-o-Friendly” Halloween!

Posted on October 11, 2012 by

Halloween is creeping up on us, and kids and families everywhere are in the process of finding costumes, carving pumpkins, and decorating the ultimate haunted houses for the occasion. Let’s make this holiday as “eek-o-friendly” as possible! Below, you’ll find some of our top tips for a green Halloween: Costumes: Consider finding costumes or making […]

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Giving Thanks and a Nod to Our Planet!

Posted on October 1, 2012 by

It’s time to start fishing out those bags of fall decorations lodged under your basement staircase, and start planning your Thanksgiving menu. Soon enough, you’ll be preparing, cleaning and cooking away for a holiday that comes and goes way too quickly.  You’ll most likely spend hours working your magic in the kitchen, creating the ultimate […]

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The Heat Is On!

Posted on September 20, 2012 by

Today’s level of CO2 is rising and affecting the environment, as well as our quality of life. NASA recently released a 26-second video highlighting temperatures from 1880 to 2011. You’ll notice a shocking increase in temperature as the years progress. As you view it, keep in mind that blue represents temperatures that are lower than […]

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Your Green College Life

Posted on August 23, 2012 by

You’ve got some serious pride for your alma mater. You’re decked out in your collegiate gear and brimming with excitement!  So is green one of your school colors? We hope so – a green attitude, at least! Moving out of your parents’ home and into a college or university setting is a huge change. It […]

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Offsetting Our Carbon Emissions

Posted on August 9, 2012 by

According to the World Wildlife Fund’s Living Planet Report 2012, the pressure we are putting on the planet is resulting in the declined health of our forests, rivers and oceans. We are living as if we have the resources of an extra planet at our disposal. We’re using 50%more resources than the earth can provide, […]

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Stay Cool and Beat the Heat

Posted on August 2, 2012 by

Does taking a step outside these days make you feel like you might collapse of heat exhaustion? We’ve already given you some tips about lowering your energy bill in the hot summer months, but what about keeping you cool on those unbearably hot days outdoors? Keeping cool is not only a matter of comfort — […]

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