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Reuse plastic bags

14 Easy Ways to Reuse Plastic Bags

There are a number of sustainable, creative ways to reuse plastic bags. Follow this guide to reduce your environmental impact and save money around the house and garden. Read more

Hard vs soft water

Hard vs. Soft Water: What’s the Difference?

Hard vs. soft water — what's the difference? Luckily there are some easy ways to figure out which you have at home. We'll cover this and the pros and cons of each. Read more

how to remove blood from clothes

How To Remove Blood From Clothes the Eco-Friendly Way

Wondering how to remove blood from your clothes? These methods will remove blood stains while avoiding shrinkage, color loss, and changes to texture or finish. Read more

what are microplastics

Microplastics: New Studies a Cause of Concern

Scientists and public health researchers are scrambling to understand just how harmful microplastics are — not only for humans — but for the planet at large. Their findings are concerning. Read more

reuse tea bags

10 Ways to Reuse Tea Bags

Reusing tea bags is an easy way to make your daily tea break more sustainable. Prevent waste and get double the benefits from your tea by following these simple tips. Read more

wheat straw plates

Will Wheat Straw Plates Replace Your Dinnerware?

Wheat straw plates are a growing alternative to plastic. Let's examine whether they are a sustainable replacement for your dishes. Read more

recycling at home

9 Recycling Mistakes You Should Avoid

America has a long way to go when it comes to recycling, at home and beyond. Here we dispel myths and provide practical tips for upping your recycling game. Read more

reuse keurig pods

Reuse Keurig Pods in 13 Eco-Friendly Ways

There are many practical ways to reuse Keurig pods and avoid adding them to landfill waste. Here's how to repurpose K-cups around the house. Read more