Milwaukee Edition

Archive of: Conscious Consumption and Feature and NAPC

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Go Eco Like Grandma

Go Eco Like Grandma

People are devising tech-savvy strategies to give new life to our grandmothers’ dictum “Use it up, wear it out, make do or do without.”

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Healthy Eye-Catching Eco-Wear

Healthy Eye-Catching Eco-Wear

Wrinkled cotton T-shirts used to define planet-friendly clothing, but today’s fashion designers are producing distinctive eco-lines that feel good and look great.

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Green Car Buying Tips

Green Car Buying Tips

To move stock and meet environmental goals, carmakers are offering great deals on eco-friendly cars; substantial subsidies and tax write-offs further sweeten the deal.

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Planet-Friendly and Profitable

Planet-Friendly and Profitable

Facial scrubs from recycled coffee grounds, urban delivery of potted herbs, shared bikes: there’s no end of good ideas—and customers—when people combine enterprise with eco-concerns.

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Ditch the Hotel

Ditch the Hotel

For a truly memorable vacation, try a yurt or castle via AirBnB, a house swap in Hawaii, or house sitting in London.

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Everyday Sustainability

Everyday Sustainability

We can easily green up our lifestyle by making simple choices on everything from food to clothes to cleaning supplies.

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Troubled Waters

Troubled Waters

The supply of fresh H2O essential for human health is dwindling with pollution and development, but a wave of support is building to claim clean water as a basic human right.

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Eco-Friendly Dating

Eco-Friendly Dating

Is it hard finding that special someone who really “gets” you? Online green dating sites can connect you with a world of like-minded prospects.

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Green Congregations

Green Congregations

From lobbying to solar energy to recycling, congregations are working to care for our sacred planet.

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Dangers in the Cosmetic Bag

Dangers in the Cosmetic Bag

Made-in-USA cosmetics commonly include toxic ingredients banned in the European Union; a nifty phone app can help us know when to take a pass.

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