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Can You Adopt a Zero Waste Lifestyle? (Video)

If taking out those tightly pulled trash bags each week doesn't come to mind as a fun activity for you or your family, perhaps the solution is to produce less waste. There are several simple alternati…


7 Ways to Curb your Addiction to Stuff

By Erica Sofrina, author of Small Changes, Dynamic Results! Feng Shui for the Western World. Last week I explored our Addiction to Stuff and why Americans became such huge consumers. In part 2 of m…


15 Ways to Reduce Food Packaging

It is now a common sight to see shoppers carrying their own reusable shopping bags to the grocery store. That is fantastic, and such an easy eco-friendly action for most of us to take. Still, there's …


Have a Zero-Waste Party

Whether it's Christmas, Hanukkah, New Year's or just because, you can always make your party a zero-waste fete. Corey Colwell-Lipson and Lynn Colwell, authors of Celebrate Green offer these guidelines…


Check Into the Zero-Waste Hotel

Most hotels don't even have in-room recycling, but at the Boulder Outlook Hotel and Suites in Boulder, Colorado, customers will find not one but four recycling and composting options. Boulder Outl…


Extreme Recycling and the Zero Waste Movement

I don't have to extol the virtues of recycling. It's like buckling up in the car: If you're not doing it at this point, it's because you're ignoring it, not because you're ignorant. But while I'm glad…


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