Savvy Elephant News — Recycle

Reduce Waste with Reusables

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Reduce Waste with Reusables

How quickly does trash build up in your home? According to The World Counts, we throw out over 2 billion tons of household waste a year globally, more than 60 tons of waste every second and that's just the beginning. By 2050 the amount of household waste will grow by 70 percent reaching 3.4 billion tons a year. Waste generation will outpace population growth by more than double so join us June 16th for World Refill Day, a global initiative started in the UK by City to Sea to reduce plastic use and encourage reusables. 

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Women's History Month: Celebrating Isatou Ceesay

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Women's History Month: Celebrating Isatou Ceesay

We continue to celebrate Women's History month and Global Recycling day by choosing one woman whose impact has been too large to ignore. Isatou Ceesay refused to let how she grew up define her and is now known as the Queen Of Recycling. Thank you to all the women who have paved the way before us so we may continue the journey.

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Sustainability Trends 2022: A Healthy Home For A Healthy Planet

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Sustainability Trends 2022: A Healthy Home For A Healthy Planet

We are encouraged that sustainability continues to be a growing trend for 2022. Here's a sneak peek at few areas we will be highlighting as we kick off a sustainable 2022!

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Inspiring Reads - What's on your bookshelf?

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Inspiring Reads - What's on your bookshelf?

Read different perspectives and points of view, to understand how we got where we are today and how to move forward in a positive, inclusive, healthy way. We are partnering with Better World Books a Certified B Corp on-line bookstore founded on socially conscious principles, a commitment to fund literacy worldwide and saving the planet by reducing landfill...

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Each week we share books inspiring us through our journey. Here are a couple mentioned in past posts...

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The Savvy Elephant is Born

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The Savvy Elephant is Born

We kick off Savvy Elephant News with a little back story about how The Savvy Elephant came to be. Identifying key values we look for in ourselves and the companies we choose to do business with.  We believe in doing what we can, when we can. Something is better than nothing and we celebrate wherever you are in this journey. 

Doing it Right - Highlights Hilana, a women owned, certified B Corporation committed to using sustainable cotton and fair labor practices without sacrificing quality.  

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