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Repurpose your old grocery bags into a DIY fruit basket.

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How Ocean-Friendly Gardening Can Save Our Waterways

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How To Have An All-Natural Yard With Less Work

When my husband and I moved to Colorado, we had to learn how to landscape in an arid climate. Here's how we pulled it off.

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Product Test: What's The Best Steel Water Bottle?

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How I Pulled Off A Zero-Waste Lifestyle For A Full Year

When I moved to Amsterdam for a year, I saw the transition to a new country as a perfect opportunity to try living zero-waste. Here's how I pulled it off.

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Experts Weigh In On Taking Your Kitchen From Wasteful To Waste-Free

Three leaders in the zero-waste movement dish on how to reduce refuse in the most wasteful room of the house: the kitchen.

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The Easiest Way To Throw Your Own Zero-Waste BBQ

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A Sleep Doctor Tells Us How To Sleep Through The Summer Without AC

Dr. Jocelyn Cheng at NYU Langone offers low-tech solutions to beating the heat.

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Artist Turns Discarded Plastic Bags Into Beautiful Faux-Flowers

This artist is drawing attention to plastic waste through his very specific craft, and turning his creations into fashion, interior decorating, and jewelry.

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Look Inside The Workspace Of A Sustainable Florist Shop

We stepped inside the offices of Petal by Pedal, a sustainable flower business that delivers by bike.

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Amazon Is Making It Easier Than Ever To Save Money And The Planet This Earth Week

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Clean Energy Doesn't Have To Cost You

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