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Our company’s 1Thing Sustainability Initiative promotes positive environmental practices and living. We know that if everyone did just 1Thing to improve the environment every day, our world would be a better place to live in for generations to come.

Monarch Butterfly

Monarch Butterfly Conservation

By Stephanie Nickell The monarch butterfly population is dwindling due to a decline in milkweed. Monarch butterflies only lay their eggs on milkweed, and caterpillars only eat milkweed. Since 1990, monarch populations have crashed, with nearly 1 billion of the butterflies dying. The decline isn't...
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Gull with plastic ring

6 Pack rings where they’ve been and where they’re going

By Laine Roberts, Recycling Education Specialist, City of Greensboro It’s no secret we humans produce way too much garbage. Case in point: the plastic 6-pack ring. These were developed in the 1960’s to conveniently carry canned drinks, and within 10 years, completely replaced paper and metal based...
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Photo Paper

Photo Paper and recycling

Tori Carle, Waste Reduction Supervisor, City of Greensboro With the advent of social media, digital picture frames and a million other ways that we can digitally keep photos, printed photos are becoming less and less prevalent. Yes, all of our family and friends can check out those goofy kid...
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Takeout box

Take-Out Food. Reduce and Reuse

By Tori Carle, Waste Reduction Supervisor, City of Greensboro Take-out food. Glorious, delicious, hassle-free take-out food. It can be a savior after a long day when you have no groceries or energy to craft a home-cooked meal for yourself or your hungry family. Just writing this makes me want some...
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Giraffe

Giraffe Conservation in the Triad and Around the World

By Stephanie Nickell Last month on June 21st zoos, schools, governments, institutions, companies and conservation organizations around the world hosted events to raise support and create awareness for giraffe in the wild. Giraffes are listed as vulnerable to extinct on the International Union for...
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Set Traditional organic vegan ingredient Super Food in Middle East and Asian cooking cereals

Take Steps Toward Green Living with These Easy Recipes

These delicious recipes make it super easy to incorporate vegan options into your wedding!
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Italian vegetarian platter-pasta,bruschetta and pizza

Celebrate World Meat-Free Week

#WorldMeatFreeWeek is June 11-17th!
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