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We believe in the power of 1Thing.

Our company’s 1Thing Sustainability Initiative promotes positive environmental practices and living. We know that if everyone did just 1Thing to improve the environment every day, our world would be a better place to live in for generations to come.

Futuristic air-purifying tower renders smog into diamonds

Dutch artist Daan Roosegaarde created a tower that sucks up the smog around it, converts it into clean air and — this part is rich — compresses collected carbon particles into diamonds.
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Do you need to rake leaves in the fall? Conservation group says ‘no’

Depending on who you ask, raking leaves can be a sign of the season or a tiresome chore. But skipping it altogether may have some major benefits, according to a conservation group in Canada.
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Johnnie Walker Maker Takes a Shot at Sustainability With ‘100% Plastic-Free’ Paper Bottles

Johnnie Walker whiskey will be sold in completely paper-based bottle packaging starting next year, according to Diageo, its manufacturing parent company.
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Startup Creates PPE Face Shields for Hospitals Out of Recycled Plastic Bottles

A startup that used to make building materials out of recycled plastic has shifted gears, and is now making PPE face shields for local hospitals in Uganda. Learn more about their process here!
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Artist Transforms Abandoned City Block Into Immersive Art Experience

Jenenne Whitfield stumbled upon the Heidelberg Project completely by accident, but she fell in love with Tyree Guyton’s vision to turn an abandoned area of Detroit into an immersive art experience. Find out more.
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Environmental Scientist Says Climate Justice Is a Racial Issue Too

Saving the environment is vital for the whole planet. But in the wake of protests around the country, some are stressing that it is a racial issue as well and people of color are especially vulnerable to climate change.
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6 Eco-Friendly Activities You Can Do With Your Kids This Summer

Have some fun in the sun this summer with the whole family! Check out eco-friendly activities that don’t break the bank, are educational, and allow you to social distance without leaving the neighborhood.
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Eco-Friendly Ways to Enjoy Water Sports This Summer

There are ways eco-conscious fitness enthusiasts can enjoy a healthy workout on the water and still minimize their carbon footprint this summer.
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Scuba Diving Group Makes Face Masks Out of Recycled Ocean Plastic

A scuba diving group is making sure that plastic from the ocean is being cleaned up and reused for a good cause. They’re turning plastic water bottles from the ocean into face masks.
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A Guide to Choosing Safe, Sustainable Products for Your Dog

For the good of the planet — and your canine’s happiness and health — here are some things to keep in mind when picking out your dog’s food and products.
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