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Reaching Carbon Neutrality For $1 A Day
(NAPSI)—Zero net emissions of carbon dioxide from energy and industry can be achieved by 2050—and it could cost only about $1 a day. That’s the finding of a new study by James Williams at the …
Growing a Sustainable Future from Pasture to Plate

The next time you take a bite of beef or pork, take a minute to ponder how that food gets from the pasture to your plate. There is a veritable team of ranchers, veterinarians and even sustainability experts working behind the scenes to find new ways to improve care for animals and the environment while making the food on your plate even more delicious.

4 steps to being a more conscious consumer

(BPT) - Today, it’s not enough for a company to make good products. Savvy consumers want to know the businesses and brands they patronize make a positive difference. Do they produce products in …

Re-imagining Home Sales For Healthier, More Sustainable Living

(NAPSI)—The COVID-19 pandemic and efforts to stop the spread of the virus have shifted how people think about a lot of things, including their homes. With shelter-in-place orders and shutdowns …

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As carry out surges during the pandemic, landfills are filled with disposable containers

When the world could no longer eat together in restaurants at the beginning of 2020, many of us turned to take-out, delivery and fast food. Online meal delivery revenues in the United States are projected to reach $26.5 billion this year, a 20 percent increase over 2019.

What are the most environmentally friendly alternatives for food packaging?

What are the safest and most environmentally friendly disposable food containers and products available?

How to pick safer disposable materials

How can anyone evaluate one-to-one replacements for disposable food service ware designed to be less harmful to health and the environment? It’s not easy. Orb Media has created a basic …
Sustainable Sustenance
(Family Features) Although good nutrition is essential for human life, food production has a significant impact on the …
The Mexican Avocado Industry's Commitment to Sustainability
(Family Features) The avocado industry in Mexico is committed to responsible farming and sustainable practices that protect and …
Tree Talk: 4 tips for planting trees
(Family Features) Trees are virtually everywhere you turn. You can engage in the tree planting movement and make a difference by …
5 Ideas for Investing in the World Around You
(Family Features) Each person's contributions to improve the earth can send a ripple effect that ultimately transforms …
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Celebrate your father – and all father figures – with unique, customizable gifts

(BPT) - Father’s Day is all about recognizing and thanking your dad — and any other men who have played an important role in your life — for all the help, advice, support, …

La comunidad LGBTQIA+ celebra el Mes del ORGULLO pero aún necesita aliados en el campo de la salud

(BPT) - Junio es el mes de PRIDE (Orgullo). Una ocasión para homenajear a la comunidad LGBTQIA+, reflexionar cuánto ha progresado la sociedad, y mirar hacia el futuro en el trabajo que …

Bidets: The must-have luxury in your bath remodel

(BPT) - The arrival of warmer weather gets many homeowners in the mood to change things up. The bathroom is a perfect place to direct that energy because that’s where renewal takes place each …

Cuatro formas de protección contra estafas telefónicas

(BPT) - ¿Has recibido una llamada de un número que crees que deberías conocer o reconocer? Las estafas telefónicas solo tienen éxito si un objetivo potencial …

How to host with elegance: 7 timeless entertaining tips

(BPT) - Do you like to host get-togethers with friends? There's far more to throwing a dinner party than having friends over for a delicious meal. Every detail from the food to wine to lighting …

Proteja su visión con 7 hábitos para mantener retinas sanas

(BPT) - Los hábitos que propician un estilo de vida saludable existen en muchas formas, como consumir una dieta balanceada, hacer ejercicio regularmente y vigilar la presión arterial y …

Staying socially active may enrich mental fitness

(BPT) - When you think about exercise, you likely think about the physical health benefits of working out. Many people exercise regularly to lose or maintain weight, improve muscle tone and strength …

5 Ways to Boost Your Brain Health

(BPT) - As the control center for the body, keeping our brains healthy is important. While intellectual exercises, games, and brain teasers can provide a mental “workout,” taking care of …

4 Different Ways Your Retirement Could Play Out

(NewsUSA) - 100. That’s the age that 69 percent of Americans say they want to live till, according to a just-released “Longevity and the New Journey of Retirement” study conducted by …

4 ways to protect yourself from phone scams

(BPT) - Have you received a call from a number you think you should know or recognize? Phone scams are only successful if a potential target answers the call so the scammer can initiate a …

Protect your vision with 7 habits for healthy retinas

(BPT) - Habits that support a healthy lifestyle come in many forms, like eating a balanced diet, exercising regularly and keeping an eye on blood pressure and cholesterol levels. But did you know …

Tips for managing and minimizing stress

(BPT) - Americans experience varying levels of stress for a wide variety of reasons and many struggle to find healthy ways to manage. Minimizing occasional stress is important as it can affect …