Recycling Mystery: Frozen Food Boxes

When you think about recycling frozen food boxes like those used to hold single-serving dinners, you may wonder what the mystery is. They’re a paper product, right? Shouldn’t they just go into the recycling bin along with other paper, paperboard, and cardboard? As it turns out, recycling frozen food boxes…

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4 Ways to Have the Greenest Christmas Tree

‘Tis the season to start looking for the perfect Christmas tree to light up your home for the holidays. Today, most people consider live trees to be a greener option than artificial trees, which are often manufactured with polyvinyl chloride (PVC), a non-biodegradable, petroleum-derived plastic. But before you and the…

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Eco-Friendly Holiday Gifts

On the hunt for that perfect gift this holiday season for your eco-conscious loved ones? We have some eco-friendly holiday gift suggestions for everyone on your list. For the Animal Lover and Wildlife Preservationist You can give the gift of protecting wild animals and habitat through the Sierra Club’s Adopt a…

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How to Find Ethical Jewelry

No one wants to adorn themselves with environmental destruction and human suffering. Unfortunately, there is no universal third-party certification that guarantees the jewelry you buy is ethical. If you’re considering a gift of fine jewelry this holiday season, you need to educate yourself about more than cut, color, and clarity….

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