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EverGREEN Gifts for This Holiday Season

Post originally published in 2017 and contributed by Grace Harkin, Office of Sustainability Intern  With the holidays right around the corner everybody is beginning to shop for the perfect gifts. As thoughtful and pleasant as gifts are, holiday shopping can be extremely wasteful, which contradicts the sentiment of the season.…
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December 4, 2018
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Secondary Stories: Reduce, Reuse, Recycle- In That Order!

Reduce, reuse, and recycle-- they’re household names at this point and recycling seems to be the most popular option. After all, recycling still allows for consumption but limits waste. So why is it last on the list? Why should reducing and reusing take place before recycling? Recycling is vital in…
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November 1, 2018
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Who Cares About Personal Care Products?

Post contributed by Hallie Nelson, Office of Sustainability Intern Actually, no one does. No government agency cares for or regulates personal care products sold in the United States. When you get ready tomorrow morning, flip over the bottle of shampoo you use everyday and look at the ingredients listed on…
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November 30, 2017