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1867 Bar to Change Name to 4867 Bar, Serve Everything in Stainless Steel

Lincoln NE (SN) – After an announcement that downtown Lincoln’s 1867 Bar would be phasing out plastic straws, offering $1 metal straws as an alternative, the bar decided it would be best to just make everything there stainless steel. 228 more words


Journey to Going Green - Part 1

It’s been a dream in the making for several years, this “going green” thing.  Not because of the “global warming” hype you hear in the media.   941 more words


Marriott Hotels Eliminating Plastic Straws By 2019

DETROIT (CBSDFW.COM/AP) — Marriott International plans to remove plastic straws and drink stirrers from all of its 6,500 hotels and resorts worldwide by next year. 437 more words


Going Green: Eco-Cleaning in Aisle 1

Yes, it might be easier to use tons of products to clean your toilet, floors, or dishes. But sometimes just rolling up your sleeves and enjoying the grind can both get you active while also being greener. 208 more words

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Waste-free Journey

Attempting to live a waste-free lifestyle in order to reduce my carbon footprint. As I continue to on this path I will share my little steps with you. 20 more words

Carbon Footprint

The Argument Against the Plastic Straw Ban

2018 will be known as the year of the single-use plastics ban. Countries around the world have implemented legislations and policies that would impose a tax, fine, or punishment for people using single-use plastic items (think: disposable plastic bags, straws, utensils), all in the name of tackling the issue of waste in their countries and protecting the environment. 290 more words

Going Green

Going Green

I never in a million years pictured myself becoming a vegan. In fact, if I saw myself then as I see myself now, I probably would have laughed. 3,930 more words