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Green Tips

Study shows disposable coffee cup releases billions of nanoplastic particles

It’s often said that you are what you eat. But what about what...

City’s study shows Portland losing tree canopy

A city’s urban tree canopy has so many benefits, from reducing summer peak...

Is Starbucks really eliminating their disposable cups?

We’ve heard the company make promises about moving away from single-use cups before,...

France bans plastic packaging on produce

France has taken another big step in reducing single-use plastics, as of January...

Tips for saving gas

Gas prices are soaring and Oregon has some of the highest prices in...

Stop the ants from marching into your house

It was about a week ago when I saw the first ant marching...

Don’t compost those coffee grounds until you check out what else you can use them for!

Who doesn’t love a good cup of coffee (or two) each morning? And...

Bill in Salem could make it a lot easier to recycle mattresses in Oregon

There’s a bill in Salem that would help reduce the number of mattresses...

Cut waste in the kitchen with these easy swaps

If you’re looking to move to a low-waste lifestyle, it can get a...

Redwood forest returned to a group of Native tribes

In 2020, the conservation group, Save the Redwoods League purchased a 523 acre...



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