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Green Packaging goes Mainstream for Businesses Worldwide

Green Packaging is now not just vogue PR. It’s the real profitable and smart business way to go.

What is Green Packaging?
Green packaging is simply being green on how your ship products, materials or goods. 355 more words

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MVRDV to Transform Abandoned Highway in Seoul into Lush Skygarden

MVRDV to Transform Abandoned Highway in Seoul
into Lush Skygarden

The ambitious project, dubbed the “Seoul Skygarden,” aims to “build on the city’s ambition to be greener, more attractive and more user-friendly,” while acting as a catalyst for the surrounding neighborhoods. 47 more words

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Plastic Eating Fungi

Plastic Eating Fungi

FastCoExist | MICHAEL J. COREN

The Amazon is home to more species than almost anywhere else on earth. One of them, carried home recently by a group from Yale University, appears to be quite happy eating plastic in airless landfills. 113 more words

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Flex-atarians!

Flex-atarians!

Brian Kateman recently gave a TED talk on how labels like “Vegetarian” and “Vegan” can be polarizing, conversation-ending terms.

Why do we live by these all-or-nothing paradigms?  34 more words

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Size Matters: Big v. Little

Size Matters: Big v. Little

The majority of farmland today is being used by large, corporate farms with unsustainable practices.

“According to an analysis by Food and Water Watch: ‘Communities with more medium- and smaller-sized farms have more shared prosperity, including higher incomes, lower unemployment, and lower income inequality, than communities with larger farms tied to often-distant agribusinesses.’” 71 more words

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Eat Bugs.

Exo is a company dedicated to solving humankind’s food problems.

Their solution? Cricket flour and cricket protein bars.

Here’s why…

Health
They are high in protein and low in saturated fats and sugars. 90 more words

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Patagonia's Worn Wear Tour

Patagonia will be traveling the U.S. this spring to offer free repairs on clothing, teaching people how to sew and selling some used items along the way. 11 more words

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