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It is not too late to have a greener Christmas

I was inspired by ecoamy’s reusable wrapping paper. It was a brilliant idea and one that is mentioned in


However if you don’t have suitable material it can be very expensive for the first year. 268 more words

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RP Government: Bill H7033

Bill H7033 is a bill that was introduced in Rhode Island and that has been implemented in other states as well, but not all of them yet. 503 more words


RP - Business: Feed People, Not Landfills

The National Conference of State Legislatures published a study on “why reducing food waste matters.” It displays facts such as how each month a single person wastes up to 20 pounds of food and as an economy, we lose over 160 billion dollars each year to wasting food. 531 more words

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Still Life

  • Roughly one third of the food produced in the world for human consumption every year — approximately 1.3 billion tonnes — gets ‘lost’ or wasted.
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Food Waste Friday / Using Up Bread

Each week since March 2008, in order to motivate her to waste less food, Kristen The Frugal Girl, has posted a picture of any food that has gone bad over the last seven days. 425 more words

No Waste Tastes Great

Southern strives for sustainability

Aaron BerkowitzGeneral Assignment Reporter 

Making an effort to be more environmentally friendly and aware is much more than just recycling bottles and cans, said Heather Stearns, SCSU’s Recycling Coordinator. 568 more words


Consumerist Tendencies

On Friday, it seemed as if the country was split into three groups. Those that shunned Black Friday with scorn, those that tentatively and quietly searched out bargains in the hope of making their Christmas a little cheaper…and those that threw themselves into the ‘biggest shopping day of the year’ which resulted in… 1,010 more words

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