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What Has the EPA Done for You Lately?

Alternative Facts Not Included

The answer is: LOTS! I am ever so hopeful that after reading this newsletter, you will conclude that we need the EPA and all that it stands for. And that you might even consider engaging in any effort you can to preserve it. The Environmental Protection Agency…

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Filed Under: Environmental Impact, Food & Wine, Health, Home, Kids, News, Newsletter

Report Card on Pedestrian Safety – What You Need to Know

Gabe Thum, Transportation Safety Program Coordinator and Sam Sanford, Senior Transportation Planner, Pima Association of Governments – How are we doing with pedestrian crashes…

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Filed Under: Environmental Impact, Fuel Efficiency & Automobiles, Health, Home, Radio Show, Tucson & Southern Arizona Community

Green Home Design Trends

By Guest Blogger, Damon Henrikson
Did you ever think you’d see the day when “green” was mainstream? We may not be there quite…

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Filed Under: Blog, Environmental Impact, Home, Innovation & Technology, Reduce, Reuse, Recycle

Meet a Renovation Angel

Steve Feldman, Co-founder, Renovation Angel – This show and story are all about one person’s incredible and very compelling story. Why did Steve Feldman start Green Demolitions…

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

Did You Have Milk with Your Pesticides Today?

Imagine my disgust when a newsletter I subscribe to showed up in my inbox several weeks ago with this headline: Breaking: Alarming Levels of Monsanto’s Glyphosate Found in America’s Food. Even this non-scientist knows about glyphosate.

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Filed Under: Food & Wine, Health, Home, Kids, News, Newsletter

BEST OF SHOW: Trash is for Tossers!

Lauren Singer, Founder & Waste Free Planet Preserver: Meet Lauren Singer – she lives a zero waste life in New York City of all places. Two transformative moments/events showed up in Lauren’s…

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Filed Under: Environmental Impact, Fashion & Beauty, Food & Wine, Health, Home, Radio Show, Reduce, Reuse, Recycle

Tucson’s Wheels: What Keeps them Turning?

Jim DeGrood, Pima Association of Governments, Deputy Director, Patrick Hartley, Sustainability Coordinator – We’ll hear from Jim and Patrick with an overview of the RTA (Regional Transportation Authority) program with an emphasis on mobility,

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Filed Under: Environmental Impact, Health, Home, Innovation & Technology, Radio Show, Travel, Tucson & Southern Arizona Community

Community Rights & Rights of Nature: A New Paradigm

Kai Huschke, Community Environmental Legal Defense Fund, Community Organizer in the Pacific Northwest – That’s a long title but Kai and his colleagues are building something big.

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Filed Under: Environmental Impact, Food & Wine, Health, Home, Innovation & Technology, Radio Show

BEST OF SHOW: 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 – Thrift…

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Filed Under: Fashion & Beauty, Home, Radio Show, Reduce, Reuse, Recycle, Tucson & Southern Arizona Community

BEST OF SHOW: Creating a Culture of Peace Worldwide

Leslie Meehan, PhD Co-Founder and Council Member Gaiafield Project – Leslie is a social architect and activist committed to community healing and transformation. How are we learning to…

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Filed Under: Environmental Impact, Health, Home, Kids, Radio Show, Travel