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If Our Walls Could Talk: Non Toxic Paint for a Healthier Home

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If Our Walls Could Talk: Non Toxic Paint for a Healthier Home

Walls are one of the biggest surfaces in our homes so why aren't we more concerned about the materials we put on them?

Inspiring Reads - History of color

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  • VIVAIA makes eco-friendly women's shoes that are stylish, comfortable and washable that are also manufactured with upcycled materials with zero waste technology.
  • Santicler's sustainable luxury women's apparel and accessories.
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Zero Carbon In the Built Environment: You Can Make A Difference

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Zero Carbon In the Built Environment: You Can Make A Difference

The building sector accounts for almost half of the energy consumption (49%) and greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions (47%) in the U.S. Read how we can all make small changes in how we live for a really big impact.

Inspiring Reads - Healthy buildings

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  • VIVAIA makes eco-friendly women's shoes that are stylish, comfortable and washable that are also manufactured with upcycled materials with zero waste technology.
  • Santicler's sustainable luxury women's apparel and accessories.
  • Upgrade your meals with socially responsible East Fork Pottery.

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Climate Change Our Oceans Are At Risk

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Climate Change Our Oceans Are At Risk

With the ocean covering 72% of our planet the Monterey Bay Aquarium study notes that the ocean absorbs 93% of the heat from climate change, once again illustrating that climate change is a global issue too large to ignore...

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Climate Change Who Causes It and Who Feels Its Wrath Are Not Always Equal

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Climate Change Who Causes It and Who Feels Its Wrath Are Not Always Equal

Carbon emissions are responsible for trapping heat within our atmosphere, but the Monterey Bay Aquarium study shows, "90% of the human-generated emissions that cause climate change come from just 8% of the planet’s surface" and "more than half of the Earth’s landmass will experience extreme warming by the end of the 21st century"...

Inspiring Reads - Climate change and our oceans

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  • VIVAIA makes eco-friendly women's shoes that are stylish, comfortable and washable that are also manufactured with upcycled materials with zero waste technology.
  • Santicler's sustainable luxury women's apparel and accessories.
  • Upgrade your meals with socially responsible East Fork Pottery.

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The History Behind Climate Change

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The History Behind Climate Change

Sixty years of scientific data related to climate change. How it has been ignored or downplayed on the world stage and the effects we are seeing today because of it.

Inspiring Reads - Climate change and culture

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  • VIVAIA makes eco-friendly women's shoes that are stylish, comfortable and washable that are also manufactured with upcycled materials with zero waste technology.
  • Santicler's sustainable luxury women's apparel and accessories.
  • Upgrade your meals with socially responsible East Fork Pottery.

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