How exactly bidets offer a healthier, green option for your bathroom
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How exactly bidets offer a healthier, green option for your bathroom

Famous YouTubers like Mark Rober and Mr. Beast are on a mission to help the Earth by planting 20 million trees. But if you’re not a famous YouTuber and you can’t feasibly plant 20 million trees on your own, you can still greatly help the planet by investing in a bidet.  Say what?! It’s true….

Car Recycling: Everything You Need to Know (With Statistics)
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Car Recycling: Everything You Need to Know (With Statistics)

At age 50, Kay is a little over halfway through her life as a driver. She can remember all of her vehicles — the Pontiac 6000, her family’s car that was passed on to her when she went to college; the Volkswagen Rabbit, and later Fox, that took her through young adulthood; the Honda Civics,…

How Does Cooking Food Affect the Environment?
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How Does Cooking Food Affect the Environment?

The practice of cooking food dates back thousands of years. While our ancestors may have used it to preserve their health and make food more digestible, cooking is now a form of entertainment and an outlet for creativity. A love language in and of itself, it’s unlikely the art of cooking will ever fizzle out….

10 Reasons Why You Should Send Recycled Christmas Cards
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10 Reasons Why You Should Send Recycled Christmas Cards

During the festive season, everyone loves to receive a handwritten Christmas card with a thoughtful message written inside by family members, friends and acquaintances – especially if they live some distance away. Due to the cost and the impact on the environment, fewer people are maintaining the once popular tradition of sending Christmas cards via…

6 Benefits of Buying From Sustainable Clothing Brands (2020)
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6 Benefits of Buying From Sustainable Clothing Brands (2020)

The clothes we wear aren’t always good for our planet or the people in it. From harmful cotton farming practices to toxic chemical additives, most clothing brands have a large negative impact on the environment. But, you can be a part of the change. By switching to sustainable clothing, you can help make a difference…

6 Common Items that Aren’t Recyclable in Your Curbside Recycling Bin
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6 Common Items that Aren’t Recyclable in Your Curbside Recycling Bin

By David Guion Recycling greatly helps the environment, and in principle, everything is recyclable. However, some things should never go into your curb recycling bin.  Most communities offer “single stream” recycling, which means that we put everything in one container. From there it goes to a materials recovery facility (MRF), otherwise known as a recycling…

Sustainable Diving & Snorkeling: How to Prevent Damage to Marine Ecosystems
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Sustainable Diving & Snorkeling: How to Prevent Damage to Marine Ecosystems

Whether you’re a scuba diver, snorkeler, or amateur swimmer, the ocean is a playground where you come to explore the beauty of nature and the difference from your regular life’s environment. Divers, for example, descend 130 feet under the water, seek unique-looking creatures, and observe the marine world in all its glory. What never leaves…

Everything You Need to Know About Digging a Well
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Everything You Need to Know About Digging a Well

In an attempt to become fully self-sustaining, many homeowners consider digging a well. The idea is that a well can provide your home with fresh water so that you don’t have to rely on your town’s supply. However, adding a well to your home requires more than simply digging a hole in the backyard if…

Are Tushy Bidets Worth It? (HONEST Review After 6 Months of Use)
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Are Tushy Bidets Worth It? (HONEST Review After 6 Months of Use)

A bidet is a device that sprays your bottom clean after you use the toilet, so you don’t need to wipe with toilet paper. They’re actually more hygienic than T.P. and are more eco-friendly too (more on this later). The company “Hello TUSHY” makes bidet attachments that can be attached to an existing toilet without…

What Are Microplastics and Why Are They a Concern? (Everything You Need To Know)
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What Are Microplastics and Why Are They a Concern? (Everything You Need To Know)

What Are Microplastics?  Microplastics are plastic debris that measures less than five millimetres, or 0.2 inches, in diameter. These tiny plastic particles have been found in our oceans, soil, and even in the air. According to the United States National Oceanic and Atmosphere Administration, microplastics are so small that they move straight through water filtration…