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I'm gonna pop some tags, only got $20 in my pocket

Shopping at thrift stores keeps items out of landfills and reduces demand for new items.  I’ve known this and shopped at thrift stores for a while, but recently I had another thought.   220 more words

Green Citizen

Now is the Time for Nau

Reducing the amount of things we purchase is the first step towards a sustainable lifestyle, however occasionally there is something that you need to buy.  In those cases, I try to purchase with the Earth in mind.   159 more words

Green Purchasing

Fill your Pens, not the Landfill

How many times have you used a pen in your life?  I probably use a pen every single day, but I never thought about the environmental impact.   132 more words

Green Purchasing

The Benefits of Buying Green on Campus and Beyond

By Daniel Pedersen, Ph.D., Green Seal’s VP of Science & Standards

The AASHE STARS program can serve as a road-map to more sustainable purchasing policies. Green purchasing can benefit higher education campuses in many ways, and even drive the sustainability of the broader market. 328 more words

Sustainability In Practice

The Power of Buying Green on Campus and Beyond

By Daniel Pedersen, Ph.D., Green Seal’s VP of Science & Standards

Summer marks the beginning of the new fiscal year on many campuses – this is a good time to do some housecleaning and review your purchasing policies. 355 more words

Sustainability In Practice