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DaVita Well On the Way to Achieving 2015 Sustainability Goals

DaVita Healthcare Partners, Inc., a kidney care company based in Denver, has begun releasing numbers relating to their five sustainability goals for 2015 and has shown that the company is on track, or in some cases ahead, for what their targets are for the coming year. 531 more words

Energy

3 Tips to Reduce Restaurant Waste

According to the EPA, America produces around 250 million tons of solid waste per year. That figures out to about 4.5 pounds of trash created per person per day. 553 more words

Restaurant Management Group

How Wasteful is Your Morning Routine?

By: Melissa Colleary, Sustainability Coordinator, LIU Post

Everyone has a different morning routine. Mine, for example, is wake up, make a cup of coffee, sit on the couch and take some time to actually wake up before going to the gym. 439 more words

Sustainability

Rethinking Food Waste

November 15 was America Recycles Day. It isn’t often that we get a chance to relate food to recycling but when you think of food waste, we can do better. 358 more words

UNL Extension

California Passes Progressive Organics Recycling Bill


The last few months proved to be significant for California’s environmentalists and waste & recycling industry alike. In addition to signing SB 270, the nation’s first statewide ban on single-use plastic bags, Governor Jerry Brown signed AB 1826 ( 316 more words

Composting

European Week of Waste Reduction: Re-use our 6 ideas for waste reduction

It’s that time of the year! No, not Christmas, but The European Week of Waste Reduction! In its very words: “The European Week for Waste Reduction (EWWR) is an initiative aiming to promote the implementation of awareness-raising actions about sustainable resource and waste management during a single week”. 1,231 more words

Save Energy, Save Money: 10 ways to save money while saving the environment

With Christmas fast approaching we are all in the same boat. Nights are getting shorter, days are getting colder and we are all in need of some extra cash. 1,035 more words