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Starting Your New Year Off on a Biofriendly Note

At the start of every year, people all across the globe like to take a little time to figure out their New Year’s resolutions. While some may question whether this is worth the time and effort, I think taking a look at things you want to improve in your life or figuring out how you […]

9 Eco-Friendly Travel Products and Tips

I think you have probably already heard about the global plastic pollution of our earth and oceans. According to studies, more than 11 billion plastic items lie on coral reefs in the Asia-Pacific region. About 8 million tons of plastic go into the ocean every year.   Traveling for many years on my own, I can […]

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12 Small Changes To Make Your Home More Eco-Friendly

Single-use plastic and CO2 emissions are the biggest sources of pollution. Not everybody can afford solar panels or Energy Star appliances, but we can all make smaller changes in our own homes. These changes are budget-friendly and they don’t take a lot of time; they are however efficient and they can turn your home into […]

12 Ways To Leave Single Use Items Behind

For January on Jamie’s Corner, Jamie breaks down a list of 12 simple ways you can reduce those single use items for a greener New Year in 2020.

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6 Ways Students Can Be More Environmentally-Friendly on Campus

We all have a responsibility to do our bit to help the planet, and that includes those of us currently finishing our higher education. Students are a hugely influential group which includes the leaders of tomorrow. This is why it’s never been more important to lead the way when it comes to saving the planet. […]

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Biofriendly Tip: 10 Single- or One-Use Products You Can Eliminate From Your Life

You may or may not remember but, years and years ago, you didn’t find a lot of single- or one-use products being manufactured and sold. Unfortunately, over the years, many companies and individuals began using these types of disposable products under the guise of them being “more convenient”. In actual fact, it is items such […]

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5 Sustainable Resolutions to Add to Your List

While not everyone makes “resolutions” for the New Year, almost all of us make some sort of plans, or set goals, as to what we want to accomplish in the upcoming year. Even if you’ve already laid out your plans and are making progress on your goals, we’ve got five sustainable resolutions worth adding to […]

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Recycling Plastic: Can Businesses Do It Effectively at a Low Cost?

It is becoming increasingly important for businesses that produce plastic waste to recycle it effectively. This not only helps protect the planet, but it improves various aspects of the business as well. 2017 was a big year for opening the nation’s eyes to the damage plastic is doing to the world’s oceans. The BBC’s highly […]

5 Actions You Can Take for the Good of the Environment

In honor of World Environment Day on June 5th, we wanted to share our list of five actions you can take for the good of the environment. While these are definitely not the only actions you can take, we hope our list will give you someplace to start. At the very least, we hope to […]

Earth Day: 5 Ways You Can Help Put an End to Plastic Pollution

April 22nd is Earth Day. Now a global event, more than a billion people in 192 countries around the world are expected to take part. While each year’s focus may be a little different, the overall objective remains the same: to forward the environmental movement and get the people of Earth (as individuals, groups, cities, […]