GETTING INVOLVED

8 Ways to Get Involved

You’ve already replaced your traditional light bulbs with energy-efficient CFLs. …

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Podcast, May 7, 2018: Sustainability in Your Ear

On this week’s Sustainability in Your Ear podcast, the Earth911.com team …

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Reduce Your Carbon Footprint: Food Consumption

After three flat years, carbon dioxide emissions rose again in 2017, …

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Climate Change Nonprofits Worth Donating To

Instead of dropping cash on Cyber Monday, consider making a donation to a worthy organization instead. While there are no shortage of important causes out there, climate change is one that needs your help more than ever before. Why? Two words:…

Recycling Prodigies Wanted! Big Prizes on the Line

Eco-minded students, listen up: You can be rewarded for your creativity and recycling prowess, thanks to the Institute of Scrap Recycling Industries (ISRI) and JASON Learning. They’re holding a contest providing young filmmakers, artists and……

How To Take Eco-Friendly Living To The Next Level

You know when you buy a product that you really love and you end up raving about it to anyone who will listen? That’s kind of how going green feels. Once you do all the work it takes to minimize your carbon footprint, you find yourself eager to…

All Hands On Deck: Getting Kids Involved

When you talk about ensuring a healthy world for tomorrow, the focus is always on future generations, namely, our kids. Although parents and teachers aren’t the only people reducing, reusing and recycling, there are always questions about how to…

What Do Those Plastic Recycling Codes Mean?

When our fearless leader handed me this assignment, I thought, “What’s confusing about plastic recycling? I just toss all of my plastics into my recycling container and forget about it.” And then I did some research… Holy excessive codes, Batma…

Swapping is Sexy: How to Host a Clothing Swap Party

I don’t know about you, but as soon as the seasons look like they’re even considering a change, my thoughts immediately head to my wardrobe. I love cozying up in big sweaters and leggings in the wintertime (yay leggings!) almost as much as I love…..

Spread the Word: Recycle Your Books for a Better World

You can never tell where an idea will lead you. Such was the case with a pair of friends, Xavier and Kreece, who graduated from Notre Dame. The duo didn’t have much in the way of professional prospects after graduating, with the exception of…