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Save Water -

Water is at the core of sustainable development and is critical for socio-economic development, energy, and food production, healthy ecosystems and for human survival itself… [it is also] serving as the crucial link between society and the environment says the United Nations (UN). An average American family uses more than 300 gallons of water per day at home. We are ALSO wasting water every day and lots of it.

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Composting, Composting At Home -

While practicing physical distancing you may have been spending a lot of time in the kitchen, experimenting with new recipes or remaking your favorite dishes. You may have even found ways to reduce food waste with proper planning. As much as we try to reduce waste there are few things we cannot avoid wasting, like vegetable and fruit scraps, eggshells, coffee grounds, and more. If you hate throwing these food scraps into your trash bin and sending them to landfills where they may not decompose properly due to tight space and lack of oxygen then there is something you may be able to do at home: Composting!

 

 

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Secondhand Shopping, Thrift Shopping -

Nordstrom has launched a new store and online site named “See You Tomorrow”, featuring secondhand clothing from brands sold at the traditional Nordstrom stores. Many of these pre-owned items are in “like new” or pristine condition, making their discounted price tags a steal.

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Gift Guide, Sustainable Gifts, Valentine's Day -

It is expected that Americans will spend about $27.4 billion this Valentine’s day, an average of $196.31 each. If you are choosing to give gifts this year, skip the traditional ones and choose more environmentally conscious presents instead.

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Closed Loop Fashion, Recyclable Fashion, Recyclable Sneakers, Zero Waste -

When it comes to sustainable fashion brands, Adidas may not be the first name that comes to mind. We all probably have a pair of sneakers (or more) in our closet, but have you ever thought about what happens to your shoes at the end of their life? 

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