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How Supporting Local Businesses Makes a Huge Economic and Environmental Impact

By Ken Lewis

The technological boom of the last decade has created an appetite for immediacy that threatens entrepreneurs and local businesses worldwide.  Big Stores Are Dominating the...

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How to Make Your Laundry Room Greener and Cleaner

By Ken Lewis

Common household laundry practices contribute a surprising amount to energy consumption, carbon footprint, water waste, and water contamination in the U.S.  It's Sunday afternoon and...

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Best Makeup Remover Recipes for All Skin Types

By Anika Bennett

Cleansing your face of makeup and other residues before bedtime is vital for your skin’s health and longevity, and makeup wipes have remained a bathroom...

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Eco-Friendly Mascara Options: Homemade Vs. Store-bought

By Anika Bennett

Store-bought mascaras are far from ideal because they’re almost never sustainable. Your makeup drawer need not be filled with plastic and harsh ingredients. There are...

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The Eleven Best Alternatives To Shopping On Amazon

Zero Waste Dad By Zero Waste Dad

  Jeff Bezos started Amazon over two decades ago selling books out of his Seattle garage. He's now the world's richest, worth over $190 billion....

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TRU EARTH Eco - Strips. The Ultimate Zero Waste Laundry Detergent!

By Anika Bennett

Say NO to heavy and wasteful plastic laundry jugs with these amazing-small laundry detergent strips!       Imagine 900 MILLION laundry jugs piled on...

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Are Cotton Shopping Bags Really Eco-Friendly?

By Anika Bennett

The controversy around tote bags grew linearly to their popularity. A versatile and fun accessory, the bags have been cherished now across many subcategories of...

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Zero Waste Soap Brands and Alternatives

By Anika Bennett

How sustainable is mass-produced soap? Not too much. Here's a list of options for those that need to find a zero-waste soap: Why Is Mass-Produced...

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5 Reasons Why Soap Saver Bags Are Better Than Loofahs

By Anika Bennett

Soap saver bags are eco-friendly pouches made for plopping a bar of soap inside and washing your hands, body, hair, etc. for a high-quality shower...

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