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Unshopping Challenge: Can You Go 30 Days Without Buying Anything New?
Green Lifestyle  (tags: unshopping, consumers, shopping, reduce, reducing, recycling, unclutter )

- 1003 days ago -
THE CHALLENGE For 30 days, buy nothing new (except things you canâEUR(TM)t reuse like food and gas). Go through your stuff, and post pictures of items youâEUR(TM)re ready to give away. If you do need something, get it reused instead.
Plastic Bag Bans Are Spreading in the United States
Green Lifestyle  (tags: eco-friendly, environment, green, greenliving, plastic bags, Sustainabililty, conservation, reduce, reuse, goodnews )

- 1362 days ago -
Los Angeles rang in the 2014 New Year with a ban on the distribution of plastic bags at the checkout counter of big retailers, making it the largest of the 132 cities and counties around the United States with anti-plastic bag legislation.
Reduce Holiday Waste, Before and After Christmas
Green Lifestyle  (tags: environment, Reduce, Holiday, Waste, Before, After, Christmas )

- 2254 days ago -
Christmas is right around the corner, and some of you may have already had holiday celebrations with friends and family. I love this time of year, and I think I'm almost as excited as my three year old for Christmas morning, but probably for different
How to Recycle for Creative People
Green Lifestyle  (tags: eco-friendly, environment, reduce, reuse, recycle, recycling, greenliving, green, home )

- 2401 days ago -
Recycling can be fun to some people, but not so much for others. Maybe you say "I don't have time" or "I never remember" or even "I don't know how". This will help.
Finding Profits in the Landfill: RecycleMatch at Poptech 2010 (Video)
Green Lifestyle  (tags: Reduce, Reuse, Recycle! )

- 2644 days ago -
As we all know, thousands of landfills around the countries are teeming with literally tons of perfectly good raw materials and otherwise usable trash. And in an era of increasing resource scarcity, there's a corresponding demand for many of those...
Nature Activities - Green Your Halloween
Green Lifestyle  (tags: nature, activities, halloween, reduce, reuse, recycle, tips, advice, holiday )

- 2645 days ago -
Halloween is the perfect holiday for a greenie -- it's an opportunity to reduce, reuse and recycle. So go for it -- impress the neighborhood with your ghastly green ways. Check out our tips below and get started.
Living Responsibly: What Can You Give Up for the Planet? | The Nut Graph
Green Lifestyle  (tags: climate, climate change, global warming, green living, recycling, reduce, reuse, recycle, CO2 emissions, sustainability, people, caring, clean energy )

- 2665 days ago -
ONE problem with the environmental movement is the caricaturing of messages. Save the planet. Save the rainforests. Stop global warming. Green the earth. Recycle, reuse, reduce. Live organic. As useful as these slogans are in environmental education ...
Weighing in on Waste Reduction
Green Lifestyle  (tags: waste, community gorup, nonprofit organization, quantify, weighing, reduce, Japan, Hyogo, garbage, effective, the Koto Eco Community Conference, residents, business, scales, bulletin board, environment )

- 2681 days ago -
A neighborhood group and a nonprofit organization have found a way to reduce the waste generated in their community by quantifying the amount of garbage thrown away.
Reduce What You Can, Offset What You Can't (TM)
Green Lifestyle  (tags: Reduce, Offset, Carbon, Responsibility, Individual, Carbon Footprint, Climate Impact )

- 2746 days ago -
Everyone has a responsibility to reduce their individual carbon footprint, and there are lots of ways to do so. We encourage everyone to think about their lifestyle decisions and find opportunities to reduce their climate impact.
Ways to Reduce, Reuse, and Recycle Paper Towels or Napkins
Green Lifestyle  (tags: greenliving, going green, recycle, reduce, green tips, way to go green, eco-friendly )

- 2916 days ago -
It's important to decrease napkin and paper towel waste. Learning to reduce, reuse, and recycle them is a major concern today for those looking to do their part in true green living. Not only can reusing paper towels and napkins greatly help the environme
Why It Is Important to Reduce Our Waste
Green Lifestyle  (tags: reduce, recycle, greenliving, green )

- 2923 days ago -
Everything we waste adds to our environmental footprint yet it does so without adding to our human experience, including waste from manufacturing sector by producing the products we use. There are many hidden sources of waste in our day to day lives.
Solutions From the Green Economy
Green Lifestyle  (tags: greenliving, recycle, Reduce, Reuse, Rethink, Shareowner Activism. Community Investing, Clean Energy Victory Bonds, )

- 3285 days ago -
Our fatally flawed economy creates economic injustice, poverty, and environmental crises. It doesn't have to be that way. We can create a green economy: one that serves people and the planet and offers antidotes to the current breakdown.
GreenU: A Community Structure Designed to Reduce, Reuse and Recycle
Green Lifestyle  (tags: GreenU, Community Recycling, Reduce, Reuse, Recycle, Plastic, Bamboo Structures, Green Designs, Environment, greenliving, greenproducts )

- 3574 days ago -
GreenU is a community structure with the motto of reduces, reuse and recycle for the entire community. Its's function is to serve as a very visible and very recognizable place to abandon your trash and deposit your recyclables.
Stop Watering Your Lawn
Green Lifestyle  (tags: stop, watering, lawns, reduce, water, grass, plants, trees, lawn, plant, tree, wildlife )

- 3591 days ago -
One of the things that irks me so much is how much water is used on American lawns and gardens.
Back To Basics - RRR
Green Lifestyle  (tags: reduce, reuse, recycle, recycling, environment, conservation, climate-change, globalwarming, green, humans, pollution, Sustainabililty, world, green, greenliving, Greenliving, sustainable, travel, green travel, green travel hub, greentravelhub )

- 3633 days ago -
The 3 R's have been around since I was a kid but they're still around because what they stand for is powerful. Sticking to the 3 R's keeps our landfills from overloading and helps to curb the production of unnecessary disposables and materials.

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