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The Sustainability Blog

Sustainimals Recommends: PlasticScore - A Zero Waste Rating App for Restaurants

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Tired of trashy dining? The PlasticScore App helps you find sustainable restaurants near you while also funding the recovery of plastic waste for each “waste review” you leave! PlasticScore's rating system makes it easy to know if you’ll get a lot of styrofoam and plastic, or reusables and more sustainable practices when dining out or ordering takeout. In addition, “waste review” you leave on the PlasticScore app, helps fund the ethical recovery of low-grade plastic waste around the world, in partnership with rePurpose

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Come for the Eco-Friendly Stuffed Animals… Stay for the easy and delicious vegetarian recipes to help you get 2021 started on a healthy and environmentally friendly foot!

Posted by Julia Nachman on

Looking for easy but impactful ways to be more eco-friendly in the new year? Today on the Sustainability Blog we do a little background into why meat's carbon footprint is so much larger than that for grains or vegetables, and share some of our favorite recipes and resources for delicious, easy, healthy, vegetarian (eco-friendly1) meals.

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“Giving is not just about making a donation, it’s about making a difference.” – Kathy Calvin

Posted by Julia Nachman on

Even in a “normal” year, there are multiple worthy causes that need financial support; however, 2020 was anything but normal. In addition to the causes that we consistently support, this year it seemed like every time you turned around, help was needed. Between fundraisers for people who were in danger of losing their businesses, to the extreme damage caused by wildfires, to relief for healthcare workers and their families, to the damage done by hurricanes, to social justice organizations, to the most expensive elections in history, a lot of us a stretched pretty thin, while simultaneously feel very helpless. When...

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Clean up your act... with refillable or closed loop packaging

Posted by Julia Nachman on

Do you ever feel overwhelmed when you think about what it would take to lead an eco-friendly lifestyle? We are here to offer you a few easy tips to find products for personal care or for the home that either don't have packaging at all, or use closed-loop packaging.

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The Winner for Easiest, Eco-Friendly Swap is.... THE BAMBOO TOOTHBRUSH!

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When looking for simple, eco-friendly household swaps, it doesn't get much easier than swapping out your plastic toothbrush for one made of bamboo. We'll discuss the benefits of bamboo versus plastic, as well as provide info on where to find them.

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