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Our company’s 1Thing Sustainability Initiative promotes positive environmental practices and living. We know that if everyone did just 1Thing to improve the environment every day, our world would be a better place to live in for generations to come.

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Local Researchers Develop a 100 Percent Recyclable Plastic

Researchers with the U.S. Department of Energy at Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory have developed a plastic can be recycled an infinite amount of times.
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1THING: Company Saving Trees by Making Paper From Stones

A revolutionary technology is using sustainable material as a substitute for paper, and potentially saving millions of trees worldwide. A Japanese company by the name of TBM Co. has created Limex paper, which is made from limestone and without the use of water. Currently, it takes about 100 tons of...
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1THING: Celebrate Earth Day by Going Green With These Artists

“I stay at the house so I’m not burning fuel” Gary Clark Jr. admits in our latest video sharing your favorite artists’ ways to help the environment.
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In this Wednesday Jan. 30, 2019, file photo smoke rises from the chimneys of homes in St. Paul, Minnesota (Brian Peterson/Star Tribune via AP, File)

Americans' Energy Use Surges Despite Climate Change Concern

Americans burned a record amount of energy in 2018, with a 10% jump in consumption from booming natural gas helping to lead the way, the U.S. Energy Information Administration says.
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In this Dec. 12, 2018 file photo, Jason Momoa arrives at the premiere of "Aquaman" at TCL Chinese Theatre in Los Angeles.  (Photo by Jordan Strauss/Invision/AP, File)

Watch Jason Momoa Shave His Signature Beard To Promote Recycling

VIDEO: Momoa released a video on Wednesday in which he shaved off his signature beard and mustache in order to promote recycling. He started by saying farewell to his “Game of Thrones” and DC characters Drogo and Arthur Curry. Momoa said he thought he last shaved in 2012.
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This combination of photos released by Ralph Lauren shows Polo shirts made from recycled plastic bottles. (Ralph Lauren via AP)

Earth, Meet Polo: Ralph Lauren Unveils Plastic Bottle Shirt

Each shirt is made from an average of 12 bottles collected in Taiwan, where the Polos are made, in partnership with an organization called First Mile. The shirts will be available Thursday for men and women at RalphLauren.com and in stores around the globe.
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6 tips to manage allergies naturally

6 Tips to Manage Allergies Naturally

While we all love the beauty that blossoms each and every spring, there are millions of Americans who struggle to love the beauty of the season because of seasonal allergies
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5 Easy Tips for Reducing Waste

To cut down on the American average of throwing away 4.5 lbs of waste every day, here are some easy lifestyle changes you can adopt.
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Recycling (Photo credit: Vadim Ginzburg/Dreamstime)

Find Out Where To Recycle Just About Anything

Do you have times when you want to throw something away but you have no clue what to do with it? Can you recycle it? Where do you go? Is there somewhere you can send it?
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Starbucks CEO Kevin Johnson speaks Wednesday, March 20, 2019, at the company's annual shareholders meeting in Seattle. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren)

Starbucks To Test Recyclable Cups, Redesign Stores

Starbucks says it plans to test both recyclable and compostable cups over the next year.
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