Archive for the ‘Reduce, Reuse, Recycle’ Category


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Environmental Benefits of Donating Your Car

    As an eco-conscious person, you know that the longer you can keep something out of the landfill, the better. Right? For most items, this is true. Your old car, however, may be an exception. In fact, there are quite a few compelling environmental reasons to get rid of that old clunker. Here are […]

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Filed Under: Blog, Home, Reduce, Reuse, Recycle

One Less Straw!

Carter & Olivia Ries – I will never forget the first time I read about and then interviewed Carter & Olivia Ries. I believe they were something like 10 and 9 at the time and were…

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Filed Under: Environmental Impact, Food and Wine, Health, Kids, Radio Show, Reduce, Reuse, Recycle

BEST OF SHOW: Tank’s Green Stuff

Jason Tankersley, CEO, The Fairfax Companies – Since 1989, The Fairfax Companies have been true leaders in the business of sustainability. From the recycling of green and post construction waste,

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Filed Under: Gardening, Radio Show, Reduce, Reuse, Recycle, Tucson/Southern Arizona Community
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Why Thrifting Matters

Judith Simmons, Marketing Specialist, Goodwill Industries of Southern Arizona & Michael Meyer, Vice President of Donated Goods Retail and Marketing at Goodwill Industries International

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Filed Under: Fashion and Beauty, Health, Home, Radio Show, Reduce, Reuse, Recycle, Tucson/Southern Arizona Community
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Prep for Earth Day: Go green at work!

A greener workplace not only means a lighter ecological footprint, it’s also a healthier and more productive place to work, and with Earth Day just around the corner, there’s no better time to take action. When people normally think about going green, they usually think about what changes they can make at home, but considering most of us […]

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Filed Under: Blog, Environmental Impact, Reduce, Reuse, Recycle

Rethinking Fashion

Sass Brown, founder of EcoFashion Talk, author, editor for Coco Eco Fashion Magazine and Acting Associate Dean, School of Art & Design, Fashion Institute of Technology in New York City

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Filed Under: Environmental Impact, Fashion and Beauty, Radio Show, Reduce, Reuse, Recycle
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Test Your Recycling IQ

  Waste contamination is a big issue for most municipalities. Putting the wrong thing into your recycling bin comes with a cost which can easily be remedied with just a little bit of investigation. What’s a person to do? Listen to this show! I so enjoyed my time with and learning from Andy Quigley from the […]

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Filed Under: Article Topics, Awareness & Action, Blog, Environmental Impact, Green Living, Home, News, Reduce, Reuse, Recycle, Tucson/Southern Arizona Community

The Growing E-Waste Epidemic

Judith Simmons, Goodwill Industries of Southern Arizona & Deb Sanders , Global Takeback Director, Dell – How to safely and properly dispose of electronic waste including computers…

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Filed Under: Environmental Impact, Radio Show, Reduce, Reuse, Recycle, Tucson/Southern Arizona Community

Test Your Recycling I.Q.

Andrew Quigley, City of Tucson – Do you recycle? Do you know what “not to throw” in your recycle bins? Andrew Quigley and his team are on a mission to educate people about what should…

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Filed Under: Home, Radio Show, Reduce, Reuse, Recycle, Tucson/Southern Arizona Community

Adventurous Shopping with a Cause

Natalie Proudfoot, HabiStore Procurement Manager – When you shop, donate or volunteer at Habitat for Humanity’s HabiStore, you pay it forward to support the Habitat mission.

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Filed Under: Environmental Impact, Home, Radio Show, Reduce, Reuse, Recycle