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How To Buy A Light Bulb

How To Buy A Light Bulb

In 2007 the Energy Independence and Security Act was signed into law by President George W. Bush, establishing new lighting standards that have taken effect over three years. In 2012 the law requires manufacturers to offer bulbs…

The Green Way to Drink Coffee

The Green Way to Drink Coffee

Drinking coffee doesn’t have to break away from a green, ethical lifestyle. The ever-expanding market for coffee has given rise to many organic options for every step of the coffee…

Shopping Tips for a Healthy Home

Shopping Tips for a Healthy Home

The Oregon Environmental Council (OEC) has been advocating for environmental protection in the state of Oregon since 1968.  A leader in the Pacific Northwest sustainability movement, the OEC regularly offers…

Shop Smart To Protect The Environment

Shop Smart To Protect The Environment

“Green” is the new black. It’s no secret that consumers today have jumped onto the eco-conscious bandwagon. People are improving energy efficiency in everything from toasters to televisions, and so…

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…