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Mom on a Mission

Aired Saturday, July 19, 2014

Bridgett Luther, Cradle to Cradle Products Innovation Institute – World look out! Bridgett is working to protect our children and our environment. She currently leads the Cradle to Cradle…

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The Edge of Existence

Aired Saturday, July 12, 2014

Peter Young, Director, The Last Ocean – Spectacular, urgent, absorbing, informative, glorious, powerful. That’s what the critics are saying about the film. Join me to find out what award…

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Self-Reliance in an Urban World

Aired Saturday, June 28, 2014

Survivalist Cody Lundin – I believe that Cody Lundin is one of a kind. I guess we all are but you know what I mean. Cody is an internationally recognized professional…

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FED UP, the Movie, the Movement

Aired Saturday, June 21, 2014

Producer Laurie David – For the past 30 years, everything we thought we knew about food and exercise is dead wrong. Laurie David, author of The Family Dinner…

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Rethinking Home on the Range

Aired Saturday, June 14, 2014

Allan Savory, The Savory Institute – The Savory Institute was created to promote large-scale restoration of the world’s grasslands through holistic management. Savory works…

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Ideas 4 The Planet

Aired Saturday, June 7, 2014

Maya Penn, Maya’s Ideas – Sometimes I just have to copy and paste so people don’t think I am making stuff up. Yes – Maya is 14 – FOURTEEN! She writes: “Welcome to my shop!

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Why Does Climate Count?

Aired Saturday, May 31, 2014

Mike Bellamente, Executive Director, Climate Counts – Why DOES climate count and what IS Climate Counts? It is a collaborative effort to bring consumers and companies together to…

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Borneo is Burning – Does Anybody Care?

Aired Saturday, May 31, 2014

Meet Jane Brunette. She is a self-described quiet meditator and writer who likes to be alone in the forest. She is not much of a public person but when she got contacted by a man named…

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Food Episode 8 – Let’s Get These GMOs Labeled!

Aired Saturday, May 24, 2014

Gary Hirshberg, Co-founder and Chairman, Stonyfield Farms – After more than 30 years as a pioneer of sustainable business practices, this organic yogurt entrepreneur is stirring…

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Ozone Levels, Dust, and Air Quality

Aired Tuesday, May 20, 2014

Clean air really does start with me and you and every resident in Pima County. What can we do? How can we help? Join us for…

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Food Episode 7: Mother Nature’s Foodie

Aired Saturday, May 17, 2014

Gary Paul Nabhan – Gary is an agricultural ecologist, ethno botanist, and writer whose work has focused primarily on the plants and cultures of the desert Southwest. Growing food in hotter…

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Food Episode 6: The Unhealthy Truth

Aired Saturday, May 10, 2014

Robyn O’Brien – A former financial and food industry analyst Robyn O’Brien triggered an allergic reaction in the food industry when she asked: “Are we allergic to food or what’s been…

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Food Episode 5: Good Food on a Tight Budget

Aired Saturday, May 3, 2014

Dawn Undurraga, Nutritionist, Environmental Working Group – Dawn has witnessed first-hand how our current food system affects people’s lives, and she is committed to shaping policies…

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Food Episode 4: Straight from the Earth

Aired Saturday, April 26, 2014

Myra Goodman, Founder, Earthbound Farm – Although Myra grew up eating mostly processed foods & very little fresh produce, her diet has evolved to being very healthy for the past twenty…

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SPECIAL EARTH DAY COMMERCIAL FREE SHOW

Aired Wednesday, April 23, 2014

MARCI ZAROFF, Eco Lifestyle Pioneer – Get ready for Marci Zaroff and get ready to change your life. Marci’s mission is to revolutionize the global fashion and textile…

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Food Episode 3: Saving Seeds for Future Generations

Aired Saturday, April 19, 2014

Diane Ott Wheatley, Co-founder and Vice President, Seed Savers Exchange – Diane has been a national leader in the heirloom seed movement and a strong advocate for the protection…

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Food Episode 2: The Pleasure Trap: Mastering The Hidden Force that Undermines Health and Happiness

Aired Saturday, April 12, 2014

Doug Lisle, PhD, Director of TrueNorth Health Center (featured in the infamous Forks Over Knives), author and advocate for plant-based diet – According to people who know him, Dr. Lisle really…

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Infusionsoft: They Do What They Say They’ll Do

Aired Tuesday, April 8, 2014

Laura Collins, Senior PR and Analyst Relations Manager – Culture is at the heart of everything they do at Infusionsoft – how they live, how they work and how they serve the small business…

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Food Episode 1: The Food Revolution – Heal Your Body & Your World with Food

Aired Saturday, April 5, 2014

Ocean Robbins, CEO, The Food Revolution Network – John and Ocean Robbins launched the Food Revolution Network in 2013 and now have a membership of over 85,000. Their mission…

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Spring Break = Spring Fling!

Aired Tuesday, April 1, 2014

After 40 years, ASUA’s Spring Fling is coming back to the University of Arizona campus. Spring Fling is the largest student-run carnival in the nation attracting over 25,000 guests.

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Women Seeding Change

Aired Saturday, March 29, 2014

Clare Dakin, Executive Director, Tree Sisters – Ready for this? Tree Sisters was started by Clare Dakin after she crashed into a tree. She has me already.

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Pump Up Your MPG

Beth Gorman, Senior Program Manager, Pima County Department of Environmental Quality (PDEQ) – PDEQ has launched a new Tire Inflation Education Program to encourage you…

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How Healthy Is Your Apple?

Aired Saturday, March 22, 2014

Amie Valpone, Editor-in-Chief of The Healthy Apple – Amie’s mission is to change the way people eat and her tagline is: Feeding People Food – The Way Food Was Meant…

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Is Sustainability Second Nature to You?

Second Nature was founded in Boston in 1993 by a small group of forward-thinking leaders including Cortese, Senator John F. Kerry (D-MA), Teresa Heinz Kerry and Bruce Droste.

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Get Ready to Ride! April is Cyclovia and Bike Fest Time

Aired Tuesday, March 11, 2014

Cyclovia (Sunday, April 6) has become one of the most fun, well-attended, free, outdoor annual family events in this super bicycle-friendly town.

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Wildlife Doesn’t Vote

Larry Schweiger, National Wildlife Federation – The NWF is a strong voice for wildlife, dedicated to protecting wildlife and habitat and inspiring the future generation of…

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Higher Education and its role in Sustainability

Aired Tuesday, March 4, 2014

This is a first: A higher education sustainability conference to bring together Arizona universities, colleges, community colleges and local businesses…

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No Food Left Behind

Aired Saturday, March 1, 2014

Gary Oppenheimer, Founder, AmpleHarvest.Org – Gary is a CNN Hero, one of Huffington Post’s “Greatest Person of the Day” winners, and the list goes on and on. But…

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Wasted: How America Is Losing Up to 40 Percent of Its Food from Farm to Fork to Landfill

Aired Saturday, February 22, 2014

Dana Gunders, Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC) – Truth be told, I love Dana Gunders. She is a Staff Scientist at the NRDC and leads their work on reducing food waste.

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One More Generation (OMG!)

Aired Saturday, February 15, 2014

Carter – age 13 and Olivia – age 11 – Reading is believing. Talk about hope for the future! One More Generation (OMG) was founded by two elementary students in…

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Recyling Mania at Habitat for Humanity’s Habistore

Aired Tuesday, February 11, 2014

Truth be told, I have been known to drop by the HabiStore in Tucson just to see all of the crazy, fun “stuff” you can find roaming around there.

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Keep it Real, Keep it Rural

Aired Saturday, February 8, 2014

Lorraine Lewandrowski is a lawyer and a dairy farmer in Herkimer County, New York. She has lots to say about dairy farms, the small farmer, and is happy…

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Women & Climate Change: Creating a Global Movement

Aired Saturday, February 1, 2014

Osprey Orielle Lake – Osprey is a visionary, a thought leader and a game changer. Author of Uprisings for the Earth and one of the founders of the Women’s Earth and…

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Focus on our Future: What’s New at Biosphere2?

Aired Tuesday, January 28, 2014

How do water, carbon and energy move through landscapes? What is a hillslope? How will the research being done by the LEO…

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Amazon Watch

Aired Saturday, January 25, 2014

Leila Salazar-López, Amazon Watch Program Director – I wanted to write about this way ahead of time so you can “save the date.” In my opinion, we should all be watching the…

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Meet a Clean Tech Techie

Aired Saturday, January 18, 2014

Ron Pernick, Clean Edge Inc – Before I was Mrs. Green I admit to having little, if any, knowledge about the impact of technology on the environment or what the phrase “clean tech” meant.

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Mommy Greenest

Aired Saturday, January 11, 2014

Rachel Lincoln-Sarnoff – Ready for this tagline? “We guard the nest of the world.” Mommy Greenest is rapidly becoming THE resource for healthier parenting with less…

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Revolution Green: Biodiesel and Why You Should Care

Aired Saturday, January 4, 2014

Annie Nelson (yes, Annie Nelson of Team Willie & Annie Nelson) and Kelly King from Pacific Biodiesel – Kelly King and her husband Bob’s pioneering vision created…

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Encore Presentation: The Healing Power of Kindness – Ben’s Bells at Sandy Hook

Aired Saturday, December 22, 2012

Jeannette Maré, Founder of Ben’s Bells Project – Just one year ago, Ben’s Bells launched a Bring Kindness to Newtown campaign in response to the mass shooting at Sandy Hook elementary.

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Chipotle: Redefining Fast Food

Aired Saturday, December 14, 2013

Chris Arnold, Director of Communications: When Chipotle opened their doors in 1993, they had one simple goal: to serve high quality, delicious food quickly with an experience…

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Everyone’s Doing Great?

Aired Tuesday, December 10, 2013

(aka EDG – Environmental Development Group) – Stacey Sires: EDG is an environmental industry leader in commercial and industrial facility maintenance…

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Are You a Committed Localist?

Aired Saturday, December 7, 2013

Stevie Mack, owner of Crizmac & Renee Kreager, owner of Renee’s Organic Oven – Are you consciously choosing to shop locally as often as possible this Christmas season?

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Creating Tucson’s Next Generation of Leaders

Aired Tuesday, December 3, 2013

Suzanne McFarlin, Executive Director & Ben Korn, an alumnus & Governing Board President-elect, Greater Tucson Leadership – Founded in 1980, Greater Tucson Leadership…

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Best of Mrs. Green’s World: The Unstoppable Green Machine – Steve Ritz

Aired Monday, October 14, 2013

Best of Mrs. Green’s World: The Unstoppable Green Machine – Steve Rit

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Focus On Our Future: Biosphere 2

Aired Tuesday, November 26, 2013

Dr. Kevin Bonine, Director of Education and Outreach, Biosphere 2 and Director of Outreach Initiatives, UA College of Science – My research reveals Dr. Bonine is all about getting…

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Are Your Clothes Fed by Threads?

Aired Saturday, November 23, 2013

Alok Appadurai, Fed by Threads Co-Founder: There is such a thing as perfect timing and having Alok on the show at this time has taken on new meaning since my trip to New York City. The Go Green Conference had a series of…

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Goodwill = Good Partners

Aired Tuesday, November 19, 2013

Lisa Sarmiento – District Manager of After Retail & Amanda Thomas – Marketing Specialist: Ever wonder what Goodwill Industries of Southern Arizona will accept as donations, and what…

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Focus On Our Future: Biosphere2 Ocean Makeover

Aired Saturday, November 16, 2013

Dr. Rafe Sagarin, Program Manager: Rafe, a marine ecologist and environmental policy analyst, is unveiling GREAT plans for Biosphere2 Ocean. But titles can be deceiving. This innovative…

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Got Grease? Tucson Clean Cities Wants It!

Aired Tuesday, November 12, 2013

Colleen Crowninshield, Tucson Clean Cities Coalition, Pima Association of Governments: No matter what, don’t throw your turkey grease down the drain. Why, you ask? Colleen will explain…

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Food Tank: The Food Think Tank

Aired Saturday, November 9, 2013

Danielle Nierenberg, Co-Founder: Our food system is clearly broken. Case in point? Forty percent of the world’s food NEVER gets eaten. Danielle Nierenberg and her co-founder Ellen…

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Healthy You Network: Why Should I Care – Part Two!

Aired Tuesday, November 5, 2013

Amber Adil and John Reid – If you missed the first HYN show, you won’t want to miss this one. Healthy You Network is changing the world by helping people to eat healthier in record numbers – they…

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The Whole Truth and Nothing but the Truth

Aired Saturday, November 2, 2013

Heather White, Executive Director, ENVIRONMENTAL WORKING GROUP: The EWG has had more of a significant impact on my life and the life of many people in Mrs. Green’s World than any…

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Best Green School? It’s Just Around the Corner

Aired Tuesday, October 29, 2013

Moses Thompson, Counselor & Genaro Preciado, Student, Manzo Elementary School, Tucson, Arizona – I love ALL of my guests. But, when I get to combine a great guest with a great story about schools…

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Creator of a Salad Revolution

Aired Saturday, October 26, 2013

Myra Goodman, Founder, Earthbound Farm: This is another “just pinch me” kind of moment. I met Myra when I attended the Sustainable Foods Institute in Monterey, CA, this past May.

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Go Wildcats, Go Green Cats

Aired Tuesday, October 22, 2013

Jake Knight and Leah Edwards, Office of Sustainability, University of Arizona: Green homecomings don’t just happen. The amount of planning, communicating, deciding what makes a homecoming celebration…

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Smoking Them Out

Aired Saturday, October 19, 2013

Greg Walcher: As soon as I read about Greg it was one of those “I’ve got to get him on the show.” And so it is. Walcher has spent a lifetime working to conserve the environment, while…

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Focus On Our Future: Insights on Climate Adaptation

Aired Tuesday, October 15, 2013

Jim Buizer, Professor – Institute of the Environment, University of Arizona: Jim’s work focuses on climate adaptation, sustainability, institutional transformation, and science for international…

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The Unstoppable Green Machine

Aired Saturday, October 12, 2013

Steve Ritz: Somewhere along his journey, I think Steve Ritz might have heard a voice say to him “Feel the Green Force, Steve, this is your destiny.” We’re fortunate he listened. Steve is a…

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Electric Vehicles on the Move

Aired Tuesday, October 8, 2013

Colleen Crowninshield, Clean Cities Coalition – Pima Association of Governments (PAG), Never known to be one who rests, Colleen will update us on PAG’s involvement with Clean Cities and electric vehicles…

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Focus On Our Future: Rethinking How We Deal with Forest Fires

Aired Saturday, October 5, 2013

Don Falk – Associate Professor, University of Arizona School of Natural Resources and the Environment: As a person who lost a cabin in one of the most devastating forest fires in the Southwest, what Don…

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Powerful Partnerships

Aired Tuesday, October 1, 2013

Sharon Foltz, Manager, Community Relations, Tucson Electric Power Company (TEP), Tucson, AZ: When it comes to being a meaningful active partner in the community, TEP is an outstanding…

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Focus on our Future: A Global Vision

Aired Saturday, September 28, 2013

Joaquin Ruiz, University of Arizona, Vice President of Innovation and Strategy; Executive Dean, Colleges of Letters, Arts and Science; Dean, College of Science; Professor of Geosciences: Do you…

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How Organic is Your Farmer?

Aired Tuesday, September 24, 2013

Michael McKenzie, Lucky Nickel Ranch: Are you ready to hear from a farmer who has a passion, a commitment to excellence and a deep love of and respect for the earth? Mike and his…

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Sustainable vs. Resilient Communities: Why We Should Care?

Aired Saturday, September 21, 2013

John Robb, Resilient Communities: I met John in May at the Monterey Sustainable Foods Conference hosted by Seafood Watch. Of all the presenters and amazing people I met, John literally…

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Goodwill Good Futures

Aired Tuesday, September 17, 2013

Eric Roller, Co-founder & program manager, GoodFutures program and Dennis Delsid, student: This program is about what is right in this world of ours. GoodFutures is an outstanding…

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PAG’s Car Free Days on the Move

Aired Tuesday, September 10, 2013

Ruth Reiman: Pima County Association of Governments (PAG) Sun Rideshare is always up to something fun. This time it’s about International Car Free Days: three days where people from all…

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Whole Foods, Real Food

Aired Saturday, September 7, 2013

Patrick Bradley, Regional President, Whole Foods Southern Pacific Region: Whole Foods is what I call a needle mover. They are the hope for more organic produce and for more free range, hormone-free, …

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Healthy You Network: Why Should I Care?

Aired Tuesday, September 3, 2013

Amber Adil & John Reid: The HYN is changing this world, literally. Its mission is to provide education about the lifelong health benefits of whole, plant-based food and here’s how it does it. HYN…

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How Green is Your Work Space?

Aired Saturday, August 31, 2013

Marissa Feinberg, Co-founder Green Spaces: Marissa is an entrepreneur, marketer, publicist, brand builder and sought after public speaker; she will be a featured speaker at the Go Green Conference…

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Down to Earth with Mrs. Green: Step by STEP

Aired Tuesday, August 27, 2013

Tracy Baynes, founder Student Expedition Program & Bill De La Rosa, STEP graduate and sophomore at Bowdoin College, Brunswick, Maine: When I heard Tracy Baynes speak to my Rotary Club about the…

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I Am Your Farmer

Aired Saturday, August 24, 2013

Regina Beidler, Organic Valley Farm owner & East Coast Regional Specialist for Farmers in Marketing & Mathieu (Matt) J. Choiniere, $10,000 Sustainable Agriculture Scholarship winner from Annie’s Homegrown, Inc.

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GoGreen Conferences – the force behind the idea!

Aired Tuesday, August 20, 2013

Ericka Dickey-Nelson, Founder & Principal, Social Enterprises, Inc.: Ericka is the founding force behind Social Enterprises, Inc. — a full-service event planning firm specializing in conferences and…

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Kid Power: Crayola Colorcycle Program

Aired Saturday, August 17, 2013

Land Wilson, parent, and Marianna Stanley, student at Sun Valley Elementary: Color Me Crazy as I share this story about how a really small group of individuals can change the world. I can’t write…

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Clean Water Starts with Me…and You!

Aired Tuesday, August 13, 2013

Mead Mier, Senior Watershed Planner, Pima Assoc. of Governments (PAG): Mead knows a great deal about lots of things that matter. First, she’ll highlight household hazardous waste and what we can do…

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Focus on our Future – The Human Dimensions of Global Environmental Change

Aired Saturday, August 10, 2013

Diana Liverman, PhD, Co-Director, Institute of the Environment, University of Arizona — Diana is not a quick sound bite. She is a globally connected visionary for interdisciplinary approaches and the…

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Compressed Natural Gas Goes to Work in Tucson

Aired Tuesday, August 6, 2013

Matt Herrington, Director of Sustainability; Bill Osteen, Senior VP of Business Operations, Golden Eagle Distributors: Think thought leaders. Think game changers. Think good stewards of the environment.

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Focus on our Future – Creating an Innovation Hub

Aired Saturday, August 3, 2013

Bruce Wright, President, Arizona Center for Innovation (AzCI), the University of Arizona, and the Office of University Research Parks: To begin with, Bruce is a thought leader, a visionary…

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Pioneers of the New West

Aired Saturday, July 27, 2013

This is a two-for-one! Did you know that the WNPA supports parks by producing more than a half million pieces of free literature annually, including trail guides…

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Bookmans Sports Exchange Gets the Gold Medal for Reduce, Reuse, Recycle

Aired Tuesday, July 23, 2013

Sheila Kressler-Crowley, Vice President of Marketing: In mid-June Bookmans opened a 13,000-square foot, state-of-the art ultimate recycling facility for sports, recreation…

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Actor Ted Danson in his Finest Role

Aired Saturday, July 20, 2013

Ted Danson, Actor & Andrew Sharpless, Chief Executive Officer – Oceana.org: From the Sam Malone we all loved on Cheers, to the passionate activist, author and co-founder of Oceana.org,

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Designing Resilience in a Black Swan World

Aired Saturday, June 29, 2013

Dr. David Orr: Professor and Senior Advisor, Oberlin CollegeBlack Swan events are those with low or unknown probability, but high, long-lived and often global impacts and Dr. Orr…

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Hand-Me-Over Fashion Made Cool

Aired Saturday, June 22, 2013

Kerstin Block, President and Owner, Buffalo Exchange and Rebecca Block, Vice President, Buffalo Exchange: Trendsetter, thought leader, early adopter and unquestionable leader in the fashion…

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Meet the Grandfather of Climate Science

Aired Saturday, June 15, 2013

Wally Broecker aka Dr. Wallace Broecker: I actually had the honor of spending time with Wally Broecker during a recent visit to Tucson. He was captivating — the group he spoke with didn’t …

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Clean Air Starts with Me!

Aired Tuesday, June 11, 2013

Sue Cotty, Pima Association of Governments & Beth Gorman, Pima County Department of Environmental: Clean air really does start with me and you and every resident in Pima County.

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Everyday Chemicals Could Trigger Autism

Aired Saturday, June 8, 2013

Jay Gordon, M.D., Preventing Autism: More than 2 million people in the United States have autism spectrum disorders (ASD) and it has been reported that one in 88 children suffer from autism. What’s…

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Our Favorite Power Couple

Aired Tuesday, June 4, 2013

Bob & Amie Sue Oldfather, Bookmans Entertainment Exchange. This is big! Bob and Amie Sue will share with us the details of their new and very exciting venture – Bookmans Recreation Exchange…

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Exploring Renewable Energy in Alaska

Aired Saturday, June 1, 2013

Rod Schug, Superintendent of Yakutat Schools, Yakutat, Alaska. In April of this year, I was fortunate enough to spend almost a week in Yakutat learning about the challenges this one Alaskan…

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Haile Thomas, a true champion for kids and healthy eating

Aired Saturday, May 25, 2013

Haile Thomas – Healthier Generation. Are you ready for our first 12-year-old guest on our national radio show? Meet Haile Thomas, a dedicated and passionate health advocate for her…

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Are you a conscious consumer?

Aired Saturday, May 18, 2013

Michelle Gerster, President, Hearts.com. If you read my last newsletter, you read all about this small group of dedicated individuals changing the world. Hearts is a team of 10 people ON A…

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Mobilizing People for a Green America

Aired Saturday, May 11, 2013

Alisa Gravitz – Green America. Their tagline? Growing The Green Economy for people and the planet. Their mission? To harness the economic power – the very strength of consumers, investors,…

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News for Intelligent Optimists

Aired Saturday, May 4, 2013

Helene du Puy – Ode Magazine. Helene had the vision to start Ode magazine in The Netherlands in 1994 with her husband Jurriaan Kamp. Together they built a small and effective team by recruiting…

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Fish for Life

Aired Saturday, April 20, 2013

Peggy Turk Boyer, Executive Director, Center for the Study of Deserts & Oceans (CEDO). CEDO has been working with the small-scale fishermen of the Northern Gulf of California (Sea of Cortez – near…

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Choose an Issue. Watch a Video. Change the World.

Aired Saturday, April 13, 2013

Jessica Arinella. If you have ONE minute, you CAN change the world. Just ask Jessica. What You Can Do Series 365 is a series that gives viewers the power to take small steps to solve big problems. Each episode…

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Restoring the Earth’s Equilibrium via Entrepreneurs

Aired Saturday, April 6, 2013

Bernard Lietaer & Jacquie Dunne. This is such cutting edge, new paradigm, creating truly sustainable economies concept that it honestly and truly boggles my mind. Bernard and Jacquie are creating a global…

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Safe Seafood? There’s an App for That.

Aired Saturday, March 30, 2013

Jennifer Dianto Kemmerly, Monterey Bay Aquarium – Director of Sea Food Watch. This amazing program helps consumers and businesses make choices for one of my favorite passions…

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Organic Valley: 1814 Farmers Strong

Aired Saturday, March 23, 2013

Theresa Marquez, Organic Valley Coop. This is an amazing story about a co-op that has always been organic and has always been farmer-owned since 1988. They believe in good food, they believe in…

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Car-free and Care-free: Cyclovia Preview on Down to Earth with Mrs. Green

Aired Tuesday, March 19, 2013

Ruth Reiman and Kylie Walzak Preview April’s Cyclovia* in Tucson. Ruth Reiman, Travel Demand Management Manager for Pima Association of Governments (PAG), and Kylie Walzak…

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Southwest Airlines: Operating for People and Planet

Aired Saturday, January 5, 2013

Note from Mrs. Green: It is a RARE occurrence for us to do a repeat show. But alas! We bring you our most popular show of 2013 – a great reminder of all Southwest Airlines does for the planet…

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Food for Your Sustainable Soul

Aired Saturday, March 9, 2013

Osprey Orielle Lake, Author, Uprisings for the Earth – Reconnecting Culture with Nature. Osprey had me from hello (even if only from her book). How’s this observation for inspiration? “At the center…

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UNS Energy: Developing Bright Solutions

Aired Saturday, March 2, 2013

Paul Bonavia, Chairman & CEO of UNS Energy Corp & Tucson Electric Power Company. Wind? Solar? CNG? Coal? What’s the head of a major utility company to do? How do you lead a company that…

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Zero Waste Lifestyle: Is it Possible?

Aired Saturday, February 23, 2013

Due to a family emergency, my guest for this show was unavailable to interview. My 12 year old grand daughter, Madison Davisinger who graciously filled in and is being raised in a minimal waste…

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I Love to Talk Trash

Aired Tuesday, February 19, 2013

Terrence (Terry) Gellenbeck, City of Phoenix, Solid Waste Administrative Analyst: That’s Terry’s OFFICIAL title but many call him the King of Waste. He knows who has it, where it put it…

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Wounded Nature, Working Veterans

Aired Saturday, February 16, 2013

Rudy Socha, CEO of Wounded Nature – Working Veterans. All I could think about when I heard about Wounded Nature – Working Veterans was “I have GOT to interview them.” And so I shall. Who…

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Compressed Natural Gas Use on the Rise!

Aired Tuesday, February 12, 2013

Colleen Crowninshield, Manager, Tucson Clean Cities Program, Pima Association of Governments. Here are some of the Clean Natural Gas (CNG) questions that will be asked and answered.

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Where to Shop and Save 100%

Aired Saturday, February 9, 2013

Andy Ruben, Co-founder of yerdle. yerdle is a platform for giving away things to people you know, or getting things you need from them. By signing up, you access your Facebook network and are…

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To Frack or Not To Frack?

Aired Saturday, February 2, 2013

Jennifer McIntosh, Ph.D, University of Arizona, Institute of the Environment. Jennifer is an Associate Professor of Hydrology & Water Resources at the UA. She and I have spent several hours talking about one of my favorite subjects – fracking. Because we REALLY…

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How Food Politics Lead to Nourishing Results

Aired Saturday, January 26, 2013

Marion Nestle – Food Politics & Hana Abdulaziz Feeney – Nourishing Results.

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Bicyclists are BFF with Tucson

Aired Tuesday, January 22, 2013

Peter Flax, Editor-in-Chief, Bicycling Magazine. Bicycling has taken our country and our community by storm as one of the fastest growing sports in the USA.

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A Planetary-wide Blueprint for the Future

Aired Saturday, January 19, 2013

Daniel Rirdan, author of The Blueprint, Averting Global Collapse. According to Daniel, we are faced with an impending calamity that threatens to bankrupt the planetary ecosystem…

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What Can You Learn from an Octopus?

Aired Saturday, January 12, 2013

Rafe Sagarin, PhD, Institute of Environment, University of Arizona. Rafe is a marine biologist, an environmental policy analyst, an author, a husband, a father and a true…

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Beat Back Buffelgrass

Aired Tuesday, January 8, 2013

Pima Association of Governments (PAG) joined over 800 volunteers last January to help remove buffelgrass at 22 sites around the Tucson basin. They put in 2,214…

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Southwest Airlines: Operating with the Green Filter

Aired Saturday, January 5, 2013

Laurel Moffat, Outreach Communication, Southwest Airlines — So not only does SWA (and trust me, I fly SWA) not charge you for your bags AND still give you peanuts and pretzels AND…

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After Sandy Hook: Healing through Intentional Acts of Kindness

Aired Saturday, December 22, 2012

Jeannette Maré, Founder of Ben’s Bells Project. Due to the events which took place at Sandy Hook Elementary School, we postponed our regularly scheduled show and instead invited Jeannette…

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Pay it Forward, EDG Style

Aired Tuesday, December 18, 2012

Stacey Sires, President & CEO, Environmental Development Group (EDG) –Stacey will share with us examples of one of EDG’s core corporate values – paying it forward in your community.

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Little Injections of Wisdom

Aired Saturday, December 15, 2012

Eric Sinoway – President & Co-founder of Axcess Worldwide & author of Howard’s Gift – Little Injections of Wisdom: Eric wrote this book to “capture and share little injections…

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What’s Up with the Street Car?

Aired Tuesday, December 11, 2012

James McGinnis, Transit Mobility Management Planner at Pima Association of Governments, joined by Shellie Ginn, City of Tucson Project Manager for the modern streetcar, Sun Link…

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Credible Green Marketing

Aired Saturday, December 8, 2012

Jacquie Ottman – Credible Green Marketing. Jacquie is an internationally recognized expert on the rules of green marketing, she is loved and…

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FOOD, Field to Fork

Aired Saturday, December 1, 2012

Anita M Kobuszewski, MS, RD – AnitaBeHealthy: A Food, Nutrition & Lifestyle Consulting Company. Want to hear some passion about healthy food? Sustainable gardening? Nutrition?…

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Organic Consumer? We Hear You!

Aired Saturday, November 24, 2012

Melinda Suelflow, Campaign Coordinator, organicconsumers.org – How do I make yet another show jump off the page at you? Read on.

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Gas Hole of the Month

Aired Saturday, November 17, 2012

Scott Roberts – Host of the TV show FSTV & producer of the movie Gas Hole. Scott was one of the very first guests on my show almost four years ago. He is fun, funny…

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Update: Natural Resources Defense Council

Aired Saturday, November 10, 2012

Ed Osann, Senior Policy Analyst, Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC)
Ed was such a great guest that I promised to have him on the air again. I always keep…

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Industrial Innovation: Biobased Products

Aired Saturday, October 27, 2012

Kate Lewis, USDA BioPreferred Program – When Kate last appeared on the show several months ago, she promised to share a BIG announcement about a major company qualifying…

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Two Angry Moms. It’s a movie. It’s a movement. It’s a book.

Aired Saturday, October 20, 2012

Amy Kalafa. Amy Kalafa (one of those angry Moms) was stewing for years, packing her kids lunches from home and trying to get her community to …

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Colleen Crowninshield, Clean Cities, Pima Association of Governments

Aired Tuesday, October 16, 2012

Colleen Crowninshield from the Clean Cities Coalition will be joining me to share up-to-the minute news on what is happening on a local level with the Coalition.

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Natura Water: A Breakthrough Approach to Pure H2O

Aired Saturday, October 13, 2012

Eric Fine, Regional Director of Sales at Natura Water, Greenest water on the planet? Such is their claim. Invented by Italians…

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Unite! Food Day at UA

Aired Tuesday, October 9, 2012

Food Day is a nationwide celebration of healthy, affordable, and sustainably produced food, and a grassroots campaign for better food policies and a stronger, more united food movement.

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Turn Your Old Gadgets into Green $

Aired Saturday, October 6, 2012

Derrick Mains, Executive Vice President, youchange.
Oh the places we go in Mrs. Green’s World. Ready for this one? youchange is an electronics collection company that utilizes…

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Antibiotics in Foods: What You Need to Know

Aired Saturday, September 29, 2012

Sasha Lyutse (political analyst), Natural Resources Defense Council, Antibiotics in Animals and in the Food Supply

Get ready for yet another informative …

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Harvest Power: Recycling Energy and Nutrients

Aired Saturday, September 22, 2012

Paul Sellew, CEO, Harvest Power, Inc. Named as one of the top 100 “Emerging Companies of the Year” by the New England Clean Energy Council, Harvest Power’s mission is to build strong communities through organics recycling, energy generation and soil revitalization.

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Sun Rideshare

Aired Tuesday, September 18, 2012

Ruth Reiman, Travel Demand Management Manager, Pima Association of Governments. Ruth will provide details of Sun Rideshare, a regional commuter assistance program…

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Raising Elijah: Meet the Author

Aired Saturday, September 15, 2012

From Congressional briefings to the European Parliament to the President’s Cancer Panel, Ms. Steingraber is an advocate for and protector of our children and our planet beyond measure. She is both deeply thoughtful, boldly honest, and a beacon of hope for all of us.

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Life without Consequences

Aired Saturday, September 8, 2012

Colin Beavan – No Impact Man talking about The No Impact Project! If EVER there was a show we can all relate to, this would be the one. Following the success of his blog, book and film, which chronicles his family’s YEAR-LONG experiment living a zero-waste..

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Faith and the Environment

Aired Saturday, September 1, 2012

Rev. Canon Sally Bingham, Interfaith Power and Light: I have always believed in the power of one person to make a difference. Meet Sally. She has brought widespread attention to the link between religious faith and the environment – put into action through her work with…

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Biobased Living

Aired Saturday, August 25, 2012

Kate Lewis, USDA BioPreferred Program: Say what? In their own words and I sooo get it: ” The purpose of the USDA BioPreferred® program is to promote the increased purchase and use of biobased products.

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Need a Ride?

Aired Tuesday, August 21, 2012

Need a Ride? You are going to be able to find one! Pima Find-a-Ride – Whether you are a person that cannot provide your own means of transportation because of a…

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Minddrive: Learning by Doing

Aired Saturday, August 18, 2012

Linda Buchner, Contemporary Communications Mentor & Steve Rees, Automotive Design Instructor, Minddrive: This is almost one of those “you’ve got to hear it to believe it” and I saw it. What is it? …

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Colleen Crowninshield, Clean Cities, Pima Association of Governments

Aired Tuesday, August 14, 2012

Colleen Crowninshield from the Clean Cities Coalition will be joining me to share up-to-the minute news on what is happening on a local level with the Coalition. Dedicated to the alternative fuels, we will learn more about their programs and progress.

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The Topic is Toxic

Aired Saturday, August 11, 2012

Debra Lynn Dadd:
Imagine someone researching and writing about how toxic chemicals affect our health for OVER thirty years. Imagine someone informing people how to make healthier choices for over thirty years. And imagine someone…

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Are You Environmentally Literate?

Aired Saturday, August 4, 2012

Their mission: to advance environmental literacy and civic engagement by developing transformative initiatives that can be scaled and replicated. Their vision? A world in which people, communities and organizations are engaged and literate about our environment.

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Death by Pollution – Blacksmith Institute

Aired Saturday, July 28, 2012

Did you know that toxic pollution poses health risks to over 100 MILLION PEOPLE, particularly children, in low- and middle-income countries?

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Testing the Waters: Annual Beach Report

Aired Saturday, July 21, 2012

Jon Devine & Ed Osann (Senior Policy Analyst) Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC) — Jon and Ed will share with us important information about NRDC’s Annual Beach Report. America’s beaches saw the third-highest number of closing and advisory days in more than TWO decades last year…

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Mead Mier, Senior Watershed Planner for the Sustainable Environment program – PAG

The topic of this show will be Pima Association of Government’s (PAG) launch of their annual ‘Clean Water’ campaign. Mrs. Green will be asking Mead…

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Sally Malanga – President of Ecco Bella

Aired Saturday, July 14, 2012

When Sally started Ecco Bella over 20 years ago, she wanted to protest the use of animals for testing on cosmetics. Her mission then expanded to creating natural beauty products from organics AND to be known for having “Activist Eyes” on every aspect of her company since its inception.

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Environmental Development Group (EDG)

Aired Tuesday, July 10, 2012

Environmental Development Group (EDG) wears many hats in providing a myriad of impressive environmental services. One of those is another “EDG” – Enjoy Dining Green.

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David Johnson, Director of Corporate Marketing, Rain Bird Corporation

Aired Saturday, July 7, 2012

Mrs. Green’s World’s Radio Network’s One Year Anniversary show! Ever hear of the Intelligent Use of Water? You will. Please join me as we learn about the leading manufacturer and provider of irrigation products and services in the world. Rain Bird believes in developing products and technologies that use water efficiently.

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Kelly King, Vice President, Pacific Biodiesel

Aired Saturday, June 30, 2012

Pacific Biodiesel is a leading pioneer and advocate for the establishment of community-based biodiesel. I first heard about this great company when I visited Rob Parsons from the Office of Environmental Concerns in Maui…

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Beth Gorman, Pima County Dept of Environmental Quality; Sue Cotty, PAG air quality planner

Aired Tuesday, June 26, 2012

Beth and Sue will share with us everything we ever wanted to and should know about ozone season. Learn actions we can take to keep our air healthy to breathe. Mrs. Green will ask questions about air quality alerts.

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Patrick Graham, Arizona State Director, The Nature Conservancy

Aired Saturday, June 23, 2012

As the leading conservation organization working around the world to protect ecologically important lands and waters for nature and people, there will be no shortage of questions to pose to Patrick.

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Peter Ellsworth, Entomology Specialist, University of AZ College of Agriculture & Life Sciences

Aired Saturday, June 16, 2012

It’s all about the bugs and I don’t even know where to begin. Ellsworth and his team have gone from facing a pest plague of biblical proportion to creating an award winning pest management center.

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Dana Gunders & Andrea Northup – Natural Resources Defense Council

Aired Saturday, June 9, 2012

It’s all about the food. Dana is a food scientist and Andrea started a school lunch revolution in the D.C. area. FYI, the NRDC is the nation’s most effective environmental action group, …

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Chris Jordan – Internationally Acclaimed Photographer

Aired Saturday, June 2, 2012

Perhaps more than any single person, the works of Chris Jordan have impacted my work as Mrs. Green.

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Mike Wall, Discount Cab & Diane Brossart, President & CEO Arizona Forward Association

Aired Tuesday, May 29, 2012

Seen those little energy efficient green cabs all over Phoenix & Tucson? Well, it’s not only their cars that are green.

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Institute of the Environment, UA – Jonathan Overpeck and Diana Liverman

Aired Saturday, May 26, 2012

Not sure if I will be comfortable calling him “Peck” as everyone I know seems to but Jonathan and Diana are two of the most influential and knowledgeable individuals on climate…

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Ty Taylor – University of Arizona, Institute of the Environment Carson Scholar

Aired Tuesday, May 22, 2012

Ty is one of a kind and not easy to capture in the written word. He is a Ph.D. student in ecology and evolutionary biology at the University of Arizona.

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Jim DeGrood – PAG Transportation Services Director

Aired Tuesday, May 15, 2012

Pima Association of Governments. Pima Association of Governments is a nonprofit metropolitan planning organization with Transportation Planning, …

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William deBuys, Author

Aired Saturday, May 12, 2012

I had the honor of actually meeting Bill when I served as a moderator for a panel at the Tucson Festival of Books. He takes a complex, controversial…

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Coley Ward, Marketing Manager, Food Conspiracy Co-op & Stephane Herbert Fort, Local Roots Aquaponics

Aired Tuesday, May 8, 2012

It’s about shopping and eating locally, aquaponics ( What is it? Why does it save water? Why it’s healthier, and what role do the fish play?)…

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Michael Tompkins, President & General Manager – Miraval Resorts

Aired Saturday, May 5, 2012

Down to earth? Brilliant? Fun? Informative? Well-respected internationally both in and out of the spa industry?

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Jonathan Rothschild – Mayor of Tucson

Aired Wednesday, May 2, 2012

Truth be told, I haven’t been as excited about an elected official as I am about this Mayor for many years. Rock solid businessman, straight talker, friend of the business community, this man is on a mission and he is making things happen.

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Wenonah Hauter, Executive Director, FoodandWaterWatch.org

Aired Saturday, April 28, 2012

Their vision? “We envision a world where all people have access to enough affordable, healthy, and wholesome food and clean water to meet their basic needs…

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Mrs. Green’s World Earth Day Celebration show!

Aired Saturday, April 21, 2012

Join Mrs. Green’s World Earth Day celebration as she interviews Franklin Russell from EarthDay.org, and Tana Kappel, Representative from Nature Conservancy, and Terry Dee, HabiStore.

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Claire Zucker, Sustainable Environment Program Director

Aired Tuesday, April 17, 2012

Pima Association of Governments’ (PAG) Claire Zucker will fill in the details of PAG’s new Sustainable Environment Program — integrating three different programs, developing more holistic outreach and reaching more people.

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Andrew Revkin

Aired Saturday, April 14, 2012

Sound impressive? He is. Andy is passionate, informed and fearless when it comes to telling it like it is about anything. Short excerpt from his blog tells it all: I’m on the run in Portugal…

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Children’s Museum Tucson – Michael Luria

Aired Wednesday, April 11, 2012

Michael and his team have put this Museum on the map – locally and nationally. Renovated exhibits, creative activities and programming, and a fundraiser people actually want to attend.

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Sheila Kressler-Crowley – Greenfest 2012

Aired Saturday, April 7, 2012

Why spend months organizing a green, community event? Why gather local businesses and non-profits together to educate a community about organic…

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Goodwill Industries of Southern Arizona

Aired Tuesday, April 3, 2012

Founded on the value of recycling, all Goodwills are independent and locally operated to benefit the communities in which they reside. Goodwill of Southern Arizona serves from Casa Grande to Nogales.

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Lori Popkewitz Alper – Groovy Green Livin’

Aired Saturday, March 31, 2012

From Lori’s own twitter page: environmental lifestyle blogger, green living educator, social media consultant, recovering attorney, mom of 3, triathlete, cyclist, runner, foodie.

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Justin Cosgrove – Sea of Green

Aired Tuesday, March 27, 2012

Sea of Green has a knowledgeable, passionate staff responsible for their growth in the social media arena with a strong online presence for sales and great gardening tips.

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Ken Penner – VerVe Lifestyle Salon & national trainer for Aveda

Aired Saturday, March 24, 2012

Save face! One of my favorite topics and most passionate beliefs? Safe cosmetics.

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Solar One Stop – Betty Stamper

Aired Saturday, March 17, 2012

Tune in to hear about how one government agency created a national model on streamlining the solar installation process.

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Environmental Working Group, Stacey Sires

Aired Tuesday, March 13, 2012

Industry leader in commercial & industrial facilities maintenance. Innovative, environmentally conscious & sustainable solutions for their clients?

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Tucson Festival of Books

Aired Saturday, March 10, 2012

Are you programmed with the right messages to inspire you to act to make changes? Get a mini lesson in the right TV (Transformational Vocabulary), from Dr. James P. Nicolai, Medical Director of the Andrew Weil, M.D. Integrative Wellness Program at Miraval.

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Ruben Vejar: got e-waste?

Aired Tuesday, March 6, 2012

They take it, fix it, and re-sell it at their retail location if possible and if not, they package, recycle and sell every single piece INCLUDING the screws!

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Seth Leitman, Green Living Guy

Aired Saturday, March 3, 2012

Eco Consultant, Author, Editor, Producer, and Reporter, AKA Green Living Guy, Seth will share with us how to implement environmentally friendly technologies and make them work for you at home.

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Up With People

Aired Tuesday, February 28, 2012

Up with People youth have stayed in over ¾ million homes around the world in their 47 year history; Performed at the 1972 Olympics in Munich following the massacre of Israeli athletes; and visited China when it was “Red China” in 1975. They need 30 more host families before the troupe of 102 youth arrive on March 7 in Tucson…

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Emma Greenbaum, GreenCorps

Aired Saturday, February 25, 2012

It’s finally happened. A friend of my youngest daughter is going to be a guest on my show. Time flies when you are Mrs. Green. I have known Emma for close to a decade and was so very proud when she wrote to us asking for us to support GreenCorps.

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Native Impact: Exposing the Buried Costs of Energy

Aired Tuesday, February 21, 2012

A unique glimpse into the global energy crisis from the perspective of an intertribal coalition as they fight to transform their local economies by replacing coal mines and smog-belching power plants with renewable energy technologies.

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Patti Goldman, VP of Litigation, Earthjustice

Aired Saturday, February 18, 2012

How could you not love the tagline: Earthjustice: because the earth needs a good lawyer. I love all of my lawyer friends and all of the lawyer jokes but this tagline gave me pause.

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Albe Zakes, TerraCycle: Outsmart waste, raise millions for charities & have global impact

Aired Saturday, February 11, 2012

Eliminate The Idea of Waste.

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Debbie Claggett, Owner, TriSports.com

Aired Saturday, February 4, 2012

Triathlete, business owner, Mom, wife, community leader. That would be Debbie. She and her husband Seton are the owners of TriSports.com, the largest supplier of triathlete gear in the world.

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Linda Powers, Engineering Professor & Bio5 Institute Member, University of Arizona

Aired Saturday, January 28, 2012

Linda Powers spent part of her summer biking around Tanzania testing wells for bacteria using a unique instrument designed at the UA.

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Joe Abraham, Director, Office of Sustainability, University of Arizona

Aired Saturday, January 21, 2012

Joe Abraham has a big job, big dreams and a big personality. The Office of Sustainability was established in October 2010 as part of a larger reorganization of UA Campus Sustainability to improve the coordination of environmental sustainability programs across the university.

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Gulf Monitoring Consortium – Guests from SkyTruth, SouthWings & Waterkeeper

Aired Saturday, January 14, 2012

Remember the BP Oil Spill in the Gulf of Mexico? Lots of us do. This consortium is an innovative partnership that is systematically monitoring oil pollution in the Gulf of Mexico with satellite images and mapping, aerial reconnaissance and photography, and on-the-water observation and sampling.

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Story of Stuff, Allison Cook, Director of Special Projects

Aired Saturday, January 7, 2012

What a way to start Mrs. Green’s New Year. Straight from their website: “When Annie Leonard and her friends at Free Range Studios set out in 2007 to share what she’d learned about the way we make, use and throw away Stuff, they thought 50,000 views would be a good result for her ’20-minute cartoon about trash.’

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MADD National President Jan Withers and Discount Cab, Mike Wall

Aired Saturday, December 31, 2011

What better way to start the new year than with messages of drinking responsibly, not putting your life or the life of others at risk and about some of the options you want to make sure are in place as we welcome 2012.

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Best of Mrs. Green Show

Aired Saturday, December 24, 2011

Because I will be spending time with family and friends making more wonderful, healthy, sustainable holiday memories, we will be broadcasting our wonderful show from last year.

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Greg Livingstone – Chief Marketing Officer, Fluitec International

Aired Saturday, December 17, 2011

In his executive role, he’s responsible for product development and promotion of the company’s technologies. Fluitec is an internationally acclaimed clean tech company that recently won “most promising technology” award at the 2010 NYC Clean Tech event.

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Jeannette Mare – Founder, Ben’s Bells Project

Aired Saturday, December 10, 2011

The mission of Ben’s Bells is to inspire, educate and motivate each other to realize the impact of intentional kindness and to empower individuals to act according to that awareness, thereby changing our world.

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Debra Duneier – Author of EcoChi

Aired Saturday, December 3, 2011

EcoChi has the power to change your life – but only if you let it! Here are a few things you should know that will make you want to listen live: Did you know that we spend about 98% of our time inside? Did you know that…

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The Humane Society of Southern AZ – Kerri Burns, VP, & Lyndsay Bruno, Public Relations Lead

Aired Saturday, November 26, 2011

Join Mrs. Green to talk about what might be the ultimate recycling – that of animals. Recognized nationally and internationally for her work in the animal welfare arena, Kerri will…

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Peter Arpin, radio show host of ReNewable Now, president of The Arpin Intern

Aired Saturday, November 19, 2011

Why is Peter Arpin running a company started by his great grandparents AND running his own radio station AND radio show?

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Terry Dee – Habitat for Humanity’s HabiStore, and Laura Fairbanks – Pima County Regional Wastewater Reclamation Department

Aired Saturday, November 12, 2011

This show is all about bringing awareness to communities about green programs, green practices and green living. Every year a group of individuals work diligently to hold the Green Living Fair.

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Dorie Morales & Tishin Donkersley – Green Living AZ Magazine

Aired Saturday, November 5, 2011

Please join me as I interview these two women about Green Living AZ. Described as an eco-conscious lifestyle magazine centered around daily life and the way we express ourselves as we LIVE GREEN, WORK GREEN, and PLAY GREEN…

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Diana Dehm – Radio Green Talk

Aired Saturday, October 29, 2011

Trust me when I say Diana Dehm is a one woman wonder whose intention is to create a global collective for a sustainable planet – one shared idea, one solution, one conversation AND one laugh at a time.

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Down to Earth with Mrs. Green This Halloween

Aired Tuesday, October 25, 2011

Warning! This 30-minute live podcast will be commercial free, and could result in excessive laughter and downright joy. Listen with complete abandon.

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Scott Hamlin – CEO of Looptworks

Aired Saturday, October 22, 2011

You are not going to believe this one. This U.S. based company makes 100% of their products from “abandoned” materials.

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Colleen Crowninshield – Clean Cities Coalition

Aired Saturday, October 15, 2011

Colleen has been a regular on Mrs. Green from the start and knows more about alternative fuels, biodiesel and electric vehicles than I can articulate.

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Jason Tankersley, President & CEO, The Fairfax Companies; David Cohn, SW Regional Representative, Bactifeed

Aired Saturday, October 8, 2011

Jason is one of those people who walks the walk, who never stops thinking about ways to find solutions to global environmental challenges and who actually comes up with them.

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Girl Scouts of Southern Arizona – Kristi Pallack & Kristen Culliney

Aired Saturday, October 1, 2011

Girl Scouting has been building girls of courage, confidence and leadership helping make our world a better place for almost 100 years. Some of our country’s most outstanding women leaders were/are Girl Scouts.

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Kim Jordan – CEO of New Belgium Brewing

I think New Belgium might have been green BEFORE it was a color. We FINALLY got to interview their CEO so we can share with the world New Belgium’s commitment to a sustainable planet from the inside out.

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Dale LeMonds – owner, Aveda Institutes in Arizona, Colorado, and Utah

Aired Saturday, September 17, 2011

When I was searching for a company whose hair and make-up products would not harm me, whose corporate values were those I could respect, whose commitment to global environmental stewardship were a cut above the rest, it didn’t take Mrs. Green long to seek out an Aveda salon.

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Krista Brayer – The Nature Conservancy

Aired Saturday, September 10, 2011

I have been a supporter of and believer in The Nature Conservancy for more years than I care to reveal. It is very satisfying to me to be able to interview Dorothy and share on the show some of the magnificence of what this organization is and what it has contributed for over sixty years. Yes, sixty!

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Ask Umbra from Grist.org

Aired Saturday, September 3, 2011

Honestly? No words. Umbra is one of my heroes. Aside from being outrageous, she is extremely well-informed and passionate about preservation of the planet.

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Tiffany Hayes, AZ Beef Council & Andrew Kurth, UA Collegiate Cattle Growers Association

Aired Saturday, August 27, 2011

I know where the beef IS. I want to know where it is coming from, what the cows are fed during their life time, how they are raised, and how they are killed.

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Rachel Lincoln Sarnoff – Healthy Child Healthy World

Aired Saturday, August 20, 2011

Honestly? I am at the point in my life that I believe almost every disease in the world is linked to some kind of environmental contaminants. Endless research would back up this bold statement.

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Ann Cooper: Renegade Lunch Lady

Ann’s life’s work? To transform how we feed our children in school each day, from highly processed to highly nourishing food – one school lunch at a time.

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Jacquie Ottman: The New Rules of Green Marketing

Aired Saturday, July 30, 2011

Jacquie Ottman was working with Fortune 500 companies, government officials, Hollywood celebrities, educators and plain old consumers back when green was just a color.

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Laurie David: Practically Green

Aired Saturday, July 23, 2011

Producer and author, Laurie David shares with us how living green can be done easily and with enjoyment – specifically talking about the wealth of information in her new book, The Family Dinner.

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Sarah Kauss, Founder, S’well Bottle

Aired Saturday, July 16, 2011

Trying to describe the essence of who Sarah Kauss is just doesn’t lend itself to mere words. Powerhouse, visionary, social environmentalist, chic eco-chick, sets her goal to be in “O” Magazine and makes it?

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Carolyn Parrs – Women of Green

Aired Saturday, July 9, 2011

Women of Green is a news source and online community with a singular purpose: To be the change we need in the world right now.

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Deron Beal – Founder of Freecycle

Aired Saturday, July 2, 2011

Deron and Freecycle are a world phenomenon – thus our invitation for Deron to be the first guest on Mrs. Green’s World Radio Network.

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Neb Yonas, Chapman Tucson – National Trends in the Auto Industry

Aired Saturday, June 25, 2011

Neb has lots to share with us about what car buying trends he is seeing in the industry nationwide.

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David Blume – Alcohol Can Be a Gas

Aired Saturday, June 18, 2011

David has one of those bios that is about four pages long. So let it suffice to say he has done quite a bit since showing up on the planet.

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Live remote from Renee’s Organic Oven (formerly Eclectic Pizza)

Aired Saturday, June 11, 2011

Mrs. Green interviews Renee Kreager, owner of this great dining establishment, to talk about why the name change, what it means to be a gluten free kitchen.

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Paul Bonavia, CEO, TEP and UniSource

Aired Saturday, June 4, 2011

As head of one of the most distinguished and innovative energy companies in the industry, Paul Bonavia discusses the many solutions UniSource is developing to the long-term challenges facing their industry.

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Bob Schildgen aka Mr. Green! (not My Mr. Green)

Aired Saturday, May 28, 2011

Bob was managing editor and book review editor of Sierra magazine for many years, and continues to write Sierra’s popular “Hey Mr. Green” environmental advice column.

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Terry Dee: Live broadcast from the Habitat for Humanity’s HabiStore

Aired Saturday, May 21, 2011

The theme for this show is Spring Cleaning and the power of the sun!

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Best of Show Lisa Frack, Environmental Working Group (EWG)

Aired Saturday, May 14, 2011

Mrs. Green was attending graduation at the University of Arizona to celebrate some spectacular accomplishments for a mentoring group of which she was a part at the time of this show.

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Michael Pace – The W in San Francisco, CA

Aired Saturday, May 7, 2011

Hot, hip, USGBC LEED certified silver? Leadership level in the California Green Lodging Program?

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Big John The Toilet Guy

Aired Saturday, April 30, 2011

Mrs. Green is live at the Tucson Children’s Museum for their Earth Day celebration.

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Lisa Frack, Environmental Working Group (EWG)

Aired Saturday, April 23, 2011

One of my most reliable sources since the beginning of Mrs. Green is EWG.

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Eclectic Pizza – Renee Kreager

Aired Saturday, April 16, 2011

You will finally get to hear why Mrs. Green and many of her friends and family rave about Eclectic Pizza and why I am so proud to have Eclectic Pizza as a sponsor.

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Ed Begley Jr

Aired Saturday, April 9, 2011

Yes, you read it right! We finally booked Ed who truly lives, eats, sleeps and breathes the green life!

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GreenFest 2011

Aired Saturday, April 2, 2011

On the road again – live broadcast from Tucson Village Farm.

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Jill Ramirez – Coordinator for Sustainability Education, University of Arizona Campus

Aired Saturday, March 26, 2011

Mrs. Green interviews Jill about all of the areas of sustainability in which UA Residence Life students are involved and we will learn about the particulars of this program and why the UA residents take this on to help prevent hundreds of pounds of waste from going into the landfills.

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Matthew Glenn – CEO of Plant Sense

Aired Saturday, March 19, 2011

Can you imagine a device which would guide you in every conceivable aspect of gardening, including indoors and out…

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Tucson Festival of Books

Aired Saturday, March 12, 2011

Billed as one of the top four most successful Book Festivals in the country, this year’s TFOB was clearly yet another exceptional success.

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Terracyle — Albe Zakes

Aired Saturday, March 5, 2011

Mrs. Green is proud to welcome back Albe Zakes from TerraCycle!

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ReUse Connection – Ian Moise

Aired Saturday, February 26, 2011

What do 57,089 followers on a certain Facebook page have in common?

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Miraval Resorts – Michael Tompkins

Aired Saturday, February 12, 2011

When I visited Miraval last summer, I found myself at a loss for words (a rarity) to explain the experience.

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How Green is Your Super Bowl?

Aired Saturday, February 5, 2011

Join Coley Ward and Mrs. Green live from the Food Conspiracy Co-op on 4th Avenue.

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Author and Eco-Designer, Robin Wilson

Aired Saturday, January 29, 2011

CNN? ABC? Good Housekeeping? Mrs. Green’s World?

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Imagine Greater Tucson: Michael Guymon

Aired Saturday, January 22, 2011

Can you imagine a greater Tucson?

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Kevin Moore Koch, founder of Technicians for Sustainability

Aired Saturday, January 15, 2011

Find out what’s going on in the solar world and Kevin’s vision for creating a workplace that walks the sustainability walk from the inside out!

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Mrs. Green at New HabiStore Location

Aired Saturday, January 8, 2011

Due to the tragedy which occurred just prior to Mrs. Green’s show, the live remote for the Habistore’s new location was postponed and will be rescheduled.

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Let’s Start the New Year Sustainably

Aired Saturday, January 1, 2011

Mrs. Green is changing the name of the show to Mrs. Green’s World!

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How Healthy Are Your Hair & Make Up Products?

Aired Saturday, December 25, 2010

Mrs. Green’s Christmas show will feature guests Jana Westerbeke, owner of Gadabout Salon Spas and Verve and Ken Penner, head stylist at VerVe Salon and national trainer for Aveda.

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Mrs. Green & Goodwill Grand Opening

Aired Saturday, December 18, 2010

Grand Opening of Goodwill at Bear Canyon!

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It’s All About You

Aired Saturday, December 11, 2010

It’s an All About You Show!

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Neb Yonas – Chapman Automotive

Aired Saturday, December 4, 2010

What’s coming up for the 2011 lineup in the auto industry? What is Chapman up to in their journey to becoming greener from the inside out?

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Best of Show – Function Drinks

Aired Saturday, November 27, 2010

If you happened to miss this great show, please tune in to hear Josh Simon and Dr. Alex Hughes and their journey to creating and bringing to market healthy natural drinks called Function. If you happened to miss this great show, please tune in to hear Josh Simon and Dr. Alex Hughes and their journey to creating and bringing to market healthy natural drinks called Function.

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Stacey & Jeff Sire – The Environmental Development Group

Aired Saturday, November 20, 2010

Stacey & Jeff Sire – The Environmental Development Group – an environmental industry leader in commercial and industrial facility maintenance.

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Travis Huxman & Bob Logan – Biosphere 2 – Tucson, AZ

Aired Saturday, November 13, 2010

Biosphere 2′s mission is to serve as a center for research, outreach, teaching and life-long learning about Earth, its living systems, and its place in the universe.

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Revisiting Mayor Bob Dixson of Greensburg, Kansas

Aired Saturday, November 6, 2010

Our friend Mayor Bob Dixson will give us an update on how things are going in Greensburg, Kansas – the town devastated by a tornado in 2007.

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“Best of Show” featuring James M. Gentile, PhD, President, Research Corporation for Science Advancement – Tucson, AZ

Aired Saturday, October 30, 2010

Mrs. Green proudly re-broaded a “Best of Show” featuring James M. Gentile, PhD, President, Research Corporation for Science Advancement.

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Michelle Heath, Special Projects Coordinator, Goodwill Industries of Southern Arizona

Aired Saturday, October 23, 2010

In an effort to promote “greening your Halloween” by shopping at Goodwill for your Halloween costume, Mrs. Green broadcasted live from First Avenue.

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The Green Living Fair — Live from the Habistore – Tucson, AZ

Aired Saturday, October 16, 2010

Special interview with Doug Fine, best selling author and Organic Cowboy, adventure journalist and the list goes on.

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James M Gentile – PhD, President, Research Corporation for Science Advancement – Tucson, AZ

Aired Saturday, October 9, 2010

This is another “be sure to do lots of homework” show. Research Corporation’s mission: Empowering early career scientists to address global issues through transformative research since 1912 – yes that’s 1912.

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Josh Simon, Function Drinks – Los Angeles, CA

Aired Saturday, October 2, 2010

I am a self-professed Function fan. I drink one Function Lightweight every day and if I don’t, I can tell the difference in my energy and my appetite.

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Susan Preston — general partner, CalCEF, Clean Energy Angel Fund

Aired Saturday, September 25, 2010

When my friend Cindy and I heard Susan speak at a conference last Fall, we waited around until the crowds died down to introduce ourselves – because she was that good.

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Phillip Greene – author of Running on Empty: A Handbook for Understanding and Surviving the Energy Crisis

Aired Saturday, September 18, 2010

Phillip was moved to write this book because of the lack of leadership and action by the past four Federal Administrations to break the stranglehold of a few oil producing countries, large oil companies and auto manufacturers on our supplies of energy and our very way of life.

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The Future of Print for the Small Business Owner

Aired Saturday, September 11, 2010

Going green/greener can present tremendous challenges to the small business owner who is committed to more sustainable practices. How do you convert your advertising from a proven, snail mail, catalog format to a greener, web-based one without losing business?

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University of Arizona: Spotlight on Sustainability – Tucson, AZ

Aired Saturday, August 28, 2010

Mark and Lon are two young men that give me hope for the future and I guarantee you will feel the same way.

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Robert Glennon – author, Unquenchable: America’s Water Crisis and What To Do About It

Aired Saturday, August 21, 2010

Be ready to hear some of Robert’s shocking stories of extravagance and waste that are sucking the nation dry.

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Eco-Healthy Design – Robin Wilson

Aired Saturday, August 14, 2010

Robin is the author of The Kennedy Green House which just reached #1 on Amazon.com’s Best Home Makeover list.

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Melanie Lenart – author, environmental scientist & award winning journalist

Aired Saturday, August 7, 2010

People describe Melanie’s book, Life in the Hothouse: How a Living Planet Survives Climate Change, as a book for the general reader that demystifies the science behind climate change.

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UniSource & Tucson Electric Power, Paul Bonavia – Tucson, AZ

Aired Saturday, July 31, 2010

There were two things that struck me about this man when I first heard him speak: his intelligence and his honesty.

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Organic Gardening – Holly Hutchison & Rich Johnson

Aired Saturday, July 24, 2010

The popularity and growth of organic gardening is unprecedented in the United States.

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Defenders of Wildlife – M. Scott Johnson

Aired Saturday, July 17, 2010

This group is one of the country’s leaders in science-based, results-oriented wildlife conservation. They stand out in their commitment to saving “at-risk” wildlife and championing the Endangered Species Act.

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Wells Fargo, Larry Finuf – Tucson, AZ

Aired Saturday, July 10, 2010

In September of 2009, Newsweek magazine ranked them #13 overall and #1 bank in the magazine’s inaugural Green Rankings of the country’s 500-largest companies.

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Local First Arizona – Kimber Lanning & Lisette De Mars

Aired Saturday, July 3, 2010

Kimber and Lisette share information with us about this statewide nonprofit charitable organization whose mission is to educate consumers about the economic, environmental and cultural benefits of shopping locally.

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Verdant Earth Technologies – Tucson, AZ

Aired Saturday, June 26, 2010

Want lots of hope for our future?

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Kris O’Connor – Sustainability in Practice

Aired Saturday, June 19, 2010

This show is all about great wines and healthy vineyards. Please listen as I interview Kris O’Connor, Executive Director of Sustainability in Practice – more commonly known as SIP!

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The Best of Mrs. Green – Jeffrey Smith: Seeds of Deception

Aired Saturday, June 5, 2010

Please see 2010/02/20 to listen!

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Gas Hole

Aired Saturday, May 29, 2010

Mrs. Green interviews filmmakers Jeremy Wagener and Scott Roberts, who talk about their documentary: GasHole.

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Chapman Tucson, Neb Yonas – Tucson, AZ

Aired Saturday, May 22, 2010

What’s new in the auto world?

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Michael Shuman – author, The Small-Mart Revolution

Aired Saturday, May 8, 2010

Author of The Small-Mart Revolution, Michael shares story after story about how local businesses are beating the global competition.

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Viva La Vida Verde – Tucson, AZ

Aired Saturday, May 1, 2010

Livin’ the Green Life from the Inside Out!

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GreenFest 2010 – Tucson, AZ

Aired Saturday, April 24, 2010

Bob Oldfather, founder of Bookmans Entertainment Exchange, and visionary for Tucson: The Solar City, joined Mrs. Green at the Tucson Botantical Gardens to talk about his vision for branding Tucson as The Solar City.

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Biosphere 2 Celebrates Earth Month – Tucson, AZ

Aired Saturday, April 17, 2010

How fitting is it that Mrs. Green interviewed previous guest and one of the Biosphereans Jane Poynter on this special day?

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Tucson Children’s Museum – Tucson, AZ

Aired Saturday, April 10, 2010

Mrs. Green broadcasted live from the Tucson Children”s Museum, and had a blast during their Earth Day Celebration!

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The Watershed Management Group

Aired Saturday, April 3, 2010

Water is the single issue about which Mrs. Green is most passionate.

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Michael Rosenzweig: University of Arizona – Tucson, AZ

Saturday, March 27 at 9 pm (AZ Tim)

Aired Saturday, March 27, 2010

The “green spotlight” is on Tucson, when Mrs. Green meets with Michael Rosensweig, from the University of Arizona. Learn all about, what he calls, “Reconciliation Ecology”.

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Driven to Sustain: The Green Machine

Aired Saturday, March 20, 2010

Driven to Sustain is a non-profit project designed to educate environmental sustainability in schools and promote global environmental awareness in the media.

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Tucson Festival of Books: Green Authors – Tucson, AZ

Aired Saturday, March 13, 2010

Mrs. Green’s guests include Mia Navarro, an environnmental writer for the NY Times and Vanessa Farquharson, a Toronto based arts reporter and environmental columnist and blogger.

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Manish Shad & Roxanne Garcia: Tucson Farmers Market – Tucson, AZ

Aired Saturday, March 6, 2010

This show highlights the three Farmers Markets operated by these two outstanding individuals.

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Elizabeth Fournier: The Green Reaper

Aired Saturday, February 27, 2010

“Although green burial is a hot topic, the public is not too familiar with what it really means…”

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Jeffrey Smith: Seeds of Deception

Aired Saturday, February 20, 2010

Jeffrey Smith’s book was life changing. It wasn’t like a light bulb went off. It was more like my head exploded.

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Jason Tankersly and Amanda Tankersly Myers: The Fairfax Companies! – Tucson, AZ

Aired Saturday, February 13, 2010

Jason’s mission, vision and commitment to the environment are personified by his dedication to creating solutions for world sustainability.

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Elliott Norse: Marine Conservation Biology Institute

Aired Saturday, February 6, 2010

MCBI began over 14 years ago with one mission: to encourage scientists who wanted to safeguard the oceans’ web of life.

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Tom Doucette: Doucette Homes – Tucson, AZ

Aired Saturday, January 30, 2010

Tom explains why these green homes use less water and energy, how they reduce exposure to indoor toxins and how they contribute to the conservation of materials.

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Jeff Schlegel: Southwest Energy Efficiency Project (SWEEP)

Aired Saturday, January 23, 2010

SWEEP promotes greater energy efficiency in a six-state region that includes Arizona.

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John Smith: The Arizona Green Plumbers – Tucson, AZ

Aired Saturday, January 16, 2010

With plumbing concepts designed to preserve earth’s most valuable natural resource (water), The Arizona Green Plumbers specialize in helping homeowners make the transition to “going green” while minimizing their costs at the same time!

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Kris Peterson: Pittsburgh Paints

Aired Saturday, January 9, 2010

Find out what a positive difference one company can make and why their paint is the greenest on the planet.

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Greg Horn, Living Green: A Practical Guide to Simple Sustainability

Aired Saturday, January 2, 2010

Greg tells us about “environmental disease,” insecticides, and how much off-gassing there can be from furniture, carpet, and drapes, along with the health hazards of cleaning agents and cosmetics.

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Camerone Parker: The lastest and greatest in eco-fashion – Tucson, AZ

Aired Saturday, December 26, 2009

Camerone travels around the globe bringing with her the world view of the green fashion scene.

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Brad Lancaster: Rainwater Harvesting for Drylands and Beyond

Aired Saturday, December 19, 2009

Interviewed on NPR, and a pre-eminent national expert on rainwater harvesting, Brad has created a model that can be applied in ANY community from desert to coastal ranges and from remote rural homesteads to suburbia.

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Michael Reynolds: The Garbage Warrior

Aired Saturday, December 12, 2009

Noted for Earthship Biotecture, Michael is the creator of the Earthship concept; the ultimate in ecohome design and construction

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Mayor Bob Dixson – Greensburg, Kansas

Aired Saturday, November 21, 2009

Mayor Bob Dixson – Rebuilding Greensburg, Kansas after a devastating tornado nearly destroyed the entire town in May of 2007.

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Terry Dee: HabiStore & Green Living Fair – Tucson, AZ

Aired Saturday, November 14, 2009

Mrs. Green interviews the Habistore’s passionate and fun Director of Retail Operations, Mr. Terry Dee.

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Urban Farms – Phoenix, AZ

Aired Saturday, November 7, 2009

Greg Peterson, author, lecturer, teacher, and cutting edge environmentalist shares how the 1/3 acre plot of land he purchased ten years ago has turned into his life’s work.

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What is a GMO and Why Should We Care?

Aired Saturday, September 12, 2009

Mascha Miedaner, executive director, and Sally Erroa, GMO Free Project of Tucson, shed some light on this complex and intriguing subject.

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Rosemont Copper Mine – Friend or Foe to the Environment?

Aired Saturday, September 5, 2009

Is it good for our community?

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University of Arizona’s Solar Decathlon Project – Tucson, AZ

Aired Saturday, August 29, 2009

Solar Decathlon competition homes are designed to harvest solar energy to power a variety of home essentials…

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Neb Yonas: What’s REALLY going on in the auto industry? – Tucson, Az

Aired Saturday, August 22, 2009

Neb Yonas, general manager of the Chapman Automotive Group, discusses dramatic changes in the auto industry.

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Terracycle — Ultimate Eco-Capitalism

Aired Saturday, July 25, 2009

Terracycle’s flagship product, TerraCycle Plant Foodâ„¢, is an all-natural, all-organic, ‘goof-proof’ liquid plant food made from waste (worm poop) and packaged in waste (reused soda bottles)!

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Andrew Winston, co-author of Green to Gold

Aired Saturday, July 18, 2009

Andrew is a nationally recognized expert on green business, and has written for or appeared in Time, Newsweek, BusinessWeek, Forbes, The New York Times, The Washington Post, ABC News, National Public Radio, and CNBC.

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Captain Bernardo Jorge Herzer, Lehr Corporation

Aired Saturday, May 9, 2009

Captain Herzer developed, commercialized and patented the use of an eco-friendly 16.4 ounce propane canister to fuel small engines like the ones that power hand held lawn and garden tools.

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Chris Paine – filmmaker and director of Who Killed the Electric Car?

Aired Saturday, March 7, 2009

Chris Paine explains why electric cars are making a comeback.

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Greg Horn: author of Living Green – a practical guide to simple sustainability

Aired Saturday, February 28, 2009

After overcoming and learning to manage a severe case of multiple chemical sensitivities (MCS), Greg has dedicated himself to sharing the principles of personal sustainability with people from all walks of life.

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Beth Jordan – Microsoft

Aired Saturday, February 21, 2009

Beth will be sharing with listener’s Microsoft’s stance on environmentally sustainable technology.

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Scott Caddow: Legendary World & Holland America – Tucson, AZ

Aired Saturday, February 7, 2009

Scott joins Mrs. Green to discuss Mrs. Green Goes to Sea, the world’s first ever “going green cruise,”

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Debbie Rich: Sahuaro Girl Scout Council – Tucson, AZ

Aired Saturday, January 31, 2009

Debbie will tell us some of the historical ways Girl Scouts has been green.

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Sheri Ferrara de Frey – Arbico Organics

Aired Saturday, January 17, 2009

ARBICO Organics produces and supplies commercial growers, farmers, landscapers and gardeners all over the world with natural products for organic growing

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Deron Beal — Freecycle.org – Tucson, AZ

Aired Saturday, January 10, 2009

The Freecycle Network is made up of 4,658 groups with over SIX MILLION MEMBERS across the globe.

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Urban Organics Landscaping – Tucson, AZ

Aired Saturday, December 13, 2008

Jason provides us with a menu of soup to nuts for sustainable landscape design.

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Megan Thompson – Non-GMO Project

Aired Saturday, November 8, 2008

The Non-GMO Project offers consumers a consistent non-GMO choice for organic and natural products that are produced without genetic engineering or recombinant DNA technologies.

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Torey Ligon — Food Conspiracy Co-op – Tucson, AZ

Aired Saturday, September 6, 2008

Eat Local America Challenge

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Seth Goldman – Honest Tea

Aired Saturday, August 2, 2008

Honest Tea is a $23 million company marketing ready-to-drink organic teas and ades, with a new line of kid’s drinks in pouches called Honest Kids.

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Dr. Ann Thrupp – Fetzer Vineyards

Aired Saturday, July 19, 2008

Fetzer’s impressive “green” track record includes being the first winery to purchase and use only renewable sources of energy such as solar, wind and geothermal.

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