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Dreaming Of A Green Christmas

This holiday season, deck the halls with green decor, re-purposed wrapping paper and LED Christmas lights.

11/25/2013

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Fair Trade: Understanding The Certification

Consumers today have a heightened awareness of where their coffee is grown, their bananas are picked and where their scarves are sewn. The Fair Trade Movement and labeling and certification process seeks to shed light on supply chain processes to ensure sustainable manufacturing, packaging and distributing.

11/21/2013

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Why A Hybrid Car Is A Good Option For Everyone

More and more drivers are switching to hybrids, plug-in hybrids and electric vehicles. If you’re on the fence about buying a hybrid car, the following benefits will help make your decision easier.

11/13/2013

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Green Gifts: How To Make The Holidays Eco Friendly

With the holiday season approaching, finding the perfect gift for the perfect someone can be challenging. Use these green gifts ideas to inspire your holiday shopping list.

11/12/2013

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Embrace Efficient and Eco-Friendly Home Heating

The most environmentally conscious way to heat homes is to embrace efficient heating lifestyle practices. Slight alterations in personal heating practices will decrease heating bills and improve the environmental quality of the home.

11/11/2013

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How To Eat Locally In The Winter

While the demand and frequency of local farmers’ markets might decrease towards the end of the summer season, fall and winter produce selections will satisfy consumers’ needs for fresh fruits and vegetables.

10/21/2013

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Hybrid Vs. Smart Cars: Which Is Right For You?

The advantages and differences between hybrid and smart cars are discussed here to enhance consumer knowledge.

10/15/2013

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How To Improve Your Gas Mileage By Changing Your Behavior

Simple changes to driving behavior can significantly reduce individual carbon footprints and increase gas mileage efficiency.

10/15/2013

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Getting An Eco-Education: America’s Greenest Colleges

The following is a list of the top green schools in America at which to obtain a comprehensive environmental education through coursework and community involvement.

10/15/2013

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Tips And Ideas For Greener Gardens

Gardeners can enhance their personal havens by focusing on gardening techniques that align with sustainability practices.

10/15/2013

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Smartphone Apps For A Greener Planet

There is a handful of apps that offer the best interactive mechanisms for users to engage in more environmental and sustainable lifestyles by reducing their ecological footprints.

10/15/2013