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Celebrate International Compost Awareness Week

While conceivable that this great, week-long holiday could be overshadowed by other events such as Mother’s Day, International Compost Awareness Week is SO worth celebrating. This week focuses on buil…

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The Simplicity of Composting

You don't have to have a large garden or an expensive composter to turn your scraps into nutritious fertilizer; it's easy and you can even do it in the smallest apartment. Here, Remodelista contributi…

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Farming Revolution in South Africa

A new project in South Africa is taking organic waste that would otherwise be left to simply decay in garbage dumps and processing it in a special facility belonging to the South African company Relia…

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6 Ways to Teach Your Kids About Sustainable Living

By Carmen Staicer for DietsInReview.com Once you have a baby, your life changes. Not only in the small ways - you have less time for yourself, you drive slower, and maybe you even buy life insura…

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12 Steps to a Greener 2012

The Worldwatch Institute—an independent research organization based in Washington, D.C., that works on energy, resource, and environmental issues—recently published these 12 tips we can all try in…

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10 Things Your Pets Want To Tell You About Going Green

From Your Loving Pet... 1. I am easily distracted. Did you see that squirrel? If you want to make a measurable difference, you'll need to get my attention. Please put up a recycling system for the …

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Apartment Composting and What to Do With It

Composting might seem like it's relegated to those lucky home owners with a back yard, but that's just not true! While it might be a bit more common to start a back yard compost pile, there's no r…

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Corporations Going Green

I often check in with twitter in the morning for my green news, and most of the time it's about what needs to be done (or nowadays, about the unfolding devastation in Japan) or what animals need to be…

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6 Fun Projects for the Spring Garden

The first day of spring is just a couple of weeks away, can you believe it? The temperatures here in Atlanta are already above freezing, and it's starting to feel like time to do some planting! No…

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10 DIY Spring Garden Projects

"Spring is nature's way of saying, "Let's party!" ~ Robin Williams Gardening can be one of the most rewarding eco-hobbies. It provides healthy exercise with nourishing results. My last post prepped…

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