• Back to School Tips: Eco-Friendly Lunch Ideas

    It’s that time of year when parents are helping kids gear up to go back to school. It’s also a good time to hit the sustainability “reset” button because you’re already in planning mode, reorganizing your life, and buying new supplies. Here are some eco-friendly ways to pack sustainable lunches for school! Full story…
    (Posted by Christina Files on Aug 12, 2019)
  • Our Audience Asks: What Is the 50/50/50 Rule?

    Last week, I received a phone call from a fellow Californian and avid recycler asking about the 50/50/50 rule at recycling centers. After the call, I started wondering what people actually know about the Beverage Container Recycling Program regulations, California law, and rules made by recycling centers for operational efficiency. So, let’s clear up some confusion. Full story…
    (Posted by TC Clark on Aug 1, 2019)
  • CalRecycle Gardening Tips, Word for Word

    The weather is warming and you’re finding yourself out in your yard a lot more these days. If you’re looking for ways to make your garden a little more sustainable and eco-friendly, here are some concepts to consider Full story…
    (Posted by TC Clark on Jun 10, 2019)
  • The Dirt on Composting: A Guide for Beginners

    The following are different methods to create compost. Each is unique, but all are helpful to you and the environment. Full story…
    (Posted by TC Clark on May 29, 2019)
  • Money-Saving Tip: Don't Buy Stuff You Don't Need

    The three Rs are in the order of sustainability: Reduce, Reuse, Recycle. Therefore, your first step when planning a shopping trip is to ask yourself if you really need what you’re planning to buy. Whatever you decide, at least consider these tips and try to adopt a few. Full story…
    (Posted by Heather Jones on Apr 23, 2019)
  • Here's What Fido Wants You to Know

    We love our planet, but we also love our pets, and things can get a little tricky at the pet supply store. Here are a few tips to steer you toward a more sustainable lifestyle for you and your furry housemates. Full story…
    (Posted by Heather Jones on Apr 19, 2019)