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Sustainable Tips for a Greener Working Environment

As much as we try to make a difference to our carbon footprints as consumers, the impact of business and industry is one that cannot be ignored. Research by the United States Environmental Protection Agency (US EPA) found industry is responsible for 23% of the total greenhouse gas emissions in the USA. Other key contributors […]

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Why Kids (and Parents) Need to Spend More Time in Nature

Children now spend a lot of time indoors, frequently playing video games or watching YouTube. The amount of time spent in nature is either minimal or non-existent, and it’s causing concern among parents.  Don’t panic if you recognize this in your child. You are far from alone, but don’t give up. You’ll have a hard […]

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8 Surprising Ways to Save Energy in Your Home

Throughout the years, homeowners have grown accustomed to energy efficiency involving green design, upgraded appliances, solar panel systems and eco-centric behavioral changes. For example, you may be more apt to turn off lights when you’re not occupying a room, use automated heating and cooling systems, and have become proficient in taking shorter showers. Each of these […]

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How Waste Balers Can Help Businesses Become More Environmentally Friendly

As a business it is key to be working towards ways in which you can act sustainably and build a greener workplace. During recent years, we have seen much more focus on the impact waste is having on the planet and are seeing how the world is coming together to tackle the ever growing global […]

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How To Sustainably Grow and Develop Your Business

There is no question sustainable growth is the key to long-term success for any business. But, unfortunately, many entrepreneurs struggle with implementing sustainable practices into their company’s routine. This can often be due to a lack of knowledge or confusion about what sustainability actually means. In this article, we will discuss some of the best […]

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Biofriendly Ways to Go Green for St. Patrick’s Day

While the easiest way to go green for St. Patrick’s Day is to wear a piece of green clothing, when we say go green, we’re talking about doing so in a more biofriendly way. Celebrating holidays like St. Patrick’s Day can easily be done while still minimizing your impact on the environment around you….and that’s […]

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Adapting to Climate Change in the Coming Years

As many have come to realize, climate change is an inevitable prospect in our changing world and a complex issue we have not fully comprehended. Climate-related disasters increased by 83%, from 3,656 incidents between 1980 and 1999 to 6,681 incidents from 2000 to 2020. However, the dangers go beyond extreme weather events battering communities and […]

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What are Your Best Options for Green Home Insulation?

Prioritizing an environmentally-responsible, green home is something we all should want to do. But, what are your options if your current property falls somewhat short of the mark? The good news is when it comes to eco-friendly home improvements, there are many things you can do to make a green home that won’t even require […]

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How Hybrid Working Can Contribute to Sustainable Business Practices

For many people, working away from home means hours spent in the car, on the bus or train, or walking to and from home. With the increasing move to hybrid working, suddenly the demands on our time are less and we are able to balance our time more effectively. But, what many employees don’t realize […]

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Lessening Your Pet’s Impact on the Environment

There are many things you can do in your everyday life to make a positive impact on the environment. But, when you look down at your four-legged friend, you probably don’t often think about the impact they could be having, too.  While pets aren’t littering with plastic or using fossil fuels to get from point […]