Borrow and share with friends | Tuesday Tip

There are so many online resources where everything can be borrowed or shared through verified lenders, and even libraries are expanding well beyond books and media.

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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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Building a Zero-Waste Lifestyle

With the effects of climate change being felt more and more with each passing year, we’re quickly reaching a point where people need to change their everyday habits. Though the greatest producers of greenhouse gas emissions are most at fault, everyone around the world needs to learn how to take action and do their part […]

Safely recycle batteries | Tuesday Tip

You can reduce your need for disposing of single-use batteries by purchasing rechargeable batteries instead, but if not call your local solid waste district to find a collection program or upcoming event.

Giving green gifts | Tuesday Tip

Try a few zero waste gift giving ideas like gifting a beloved used book, homemade food or an experience like a concert or trip… there are many eco-friendly options that won’t contribute to a landfill

Where Does Our Recycling Go? with Jonathan Levy

This week we welcomed the @ZeroWasteGuy from social media to talk about the life cycle of our waste. Recycling is oftentimes not the solution, so Jonathan breaks down the process, how we can minimize our waste, and why are people on the internet such jerks sometimes

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Reusable Options to Get Closer to Zero Waste

At times, the journey to zero waste can feel like it’s two steps forward and three plastic doodads back.  For example, have you ever been out to eat, or running errands, only to come home with some bit of plastic or other packaging you really didn’t need? Sadly, we have all been there. It happens more […]

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7 Biofriendly Swaps to Minimize Your Plastic Dependency

Over the years, our society has become more and more dependent on plastic. It’s a true, but unfortunate, fact. People are so focused on convenience in the here and now, they forget (or many not even realize) the environmental impact single- and one-use plastic waste has on our world. According to experts, ocean plastics could […]

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Easy Steps To Stay Eco-Friendly and Zero Waste Starting Right Now

Every year, new statistics come out and reveal how we are slowly killing the planet. Between solid waste and pollution, we all must do our part to lessen our environmental impact. Going green or converting to an eco-friendly, zero-waste lifestyle doesn’t have to be complicated or expensive. Some small changes in your everyday life, combined […]

The Biofriendly Podcast - Episode 61 - Biofriendly Meets Shelbizleee

Biofriendly Meets Shelbizleee

This week Noel and Jacob are excited to release an episode of The Biofriendly Podcast, which was recorded in early March, with sustainable lifestyle YouTuber, Shelbizleee (aka Shelbi)! Equipped with a bachelor’s degree in environmental science, Shelbi has a passion for making sustainability an attainable goal through her videos that cover everything from dumpster diving to zero waste swaps. Plus we reveal the shocking, behind-the-scenes story as to why Shelbizleee has 3 ‘e’s’ in her name…