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Reduce food waste

I heard a story on NPR yesterday talking about reducing food waste in the United States…and it made me remember this great article with 30 recipes to reduce food waste: 85 more words


The 4 R's of Green

Today the economy is causing many people to be concerned about how they are going to make ends meet. Following some simple “green” principals can help keep money in your pocket while reducing your carbon footprint. 690 more words

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5 ways to reduce your waste

1) Stop drinking bottled water (and other bottled drinks, if you can). First of all; you’re getting massively ripped off. A gallon of bottled water costs… 669 more words

Veggie Condoms Anyone?

As I mentioned in a previous post, when I visited my sister-in-law in Florida I realized how wasteful I was.  It was quite eye-opening how many little things that I really did not consider.  756 more words

Zero Waste Week 2015

…nothing new, reuse.

Today begins a week of reducing waste as part of Zero Waste Week. Of course, we shouldn’t restrict ourselves to reducing waste for just one week a year, it should be an ongoing effort, however, for those of you who would like to start zeroing in on your household waste, this is a good place to start. 440 more words

ZERO WASTE WEEK - Tips for reducing your waste

It’s zero waste week in the UK this week ( starting 7th Sep 2015) so I thought I’d share a few of the things we already do, and extra things we could do, to reduce the amount of waste we produce, although we are still far off from zero.  1,195 more words

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Mottaini - Reduce, Reuse, Recycle, Respect

“Mottainai attempts to communicate the inherent value in a thing and encourage using objects fully or all the way to the end of their lifespan. Leave no grain of rice in your bowl; if a toy breaks, repair it; and take good care of everything…”

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