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Buy Recycled To Complete The Loop

Buy Recycled To Complete The Loop

As you will no doubt remember we have used this space in the recent past to encourage you to recycle various household items. Recycling is one of the most impactful…

5 Resolutions For A More Sustainable State of Tennessee

5 Resolutions For A More Sustainable State of Tennessee

The Tennessee Environmental Council, a 42-year-old environmental sustainability organization out of Nashville, Tennessee proposed five resolutions Tennessee citizens can make in 2012 – the year of sustainability in Tennessee. 1.…

It’s Cool to Carpool

It’s Cool to Carpool

The invention of cars has drastically increased our mobility as humans. If you wanted, you could race across the entire United States in just 31 hours. But for those of…

Unplug Yourself To Save Money And Power

Unplug Yourself To Save Money And Power

In today’s world everyone is plugged in. If your house doesn’t have a TV, computer and a dishwasher, do you live in the dark ages or something? We are constantly…

LEEDing The Way

LEEDing The Way

The major problems in the world are the result of the differences between the way nature works and the way people think.” ~Gregory Bateson Today’s most influential back-to-nature movement isn’t…

Insist On Recycled Paper Products To Save Trees, Water, Energy & Pollution

Insist On Recycled Paper Products To Save Trees, Water, Energy & Pollution

Have you recently found yourself in the aisle of your nearest office supply or discount superstore chain attempting to distinguish between products claiming to consist of natural content, all-natural content,…

Does It Make Sense To Switch To An Electric Vehicle?

Does It Make Sense To Switch To An Electric Vehicle?

With the threat of global recession looming, staggering unemployment and rising gas prices, it’s no surprise that many people are considering trading their current gas hogs for an electric vehicle…

A New ‘Green’ Partnership That Sets a High-Standard – TIOS And The University Of West Alabama

A New ‘Green’ Partnership That Sets a High-Standard – TIOS And The University Of West Alabama

The University of West Alabama (UWA) has made a very special announcement; an announcement that will grow the University’s already strong efforts to promote environmental awareness and preservation to the…

Jefferson State Joins TIOS as First Community College Partner for Green Certification

Jefferson State Joins TIOS as First Community College Partner for Green Certification

Birmingham, Alabama – Jefferson State Community College has announced a partnership with The Institute of Sustainability (TIOS), a green certification agreement to further the college’s ongoing efforts to promote environmental…

Properly Inflate Your Tires To Save Gas, Money, the Environment & Lives

Properly Inflate Your Tires To Save Gas, Money, the Environment & Lives

When tires are not inflated to the pounds per square inch (PSI) rating recommended by manufacturers, they are less “round” and require more energy to begin moving and to maintain…

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