Join the Circular Economy

According to Science Daily, the circular economy is about “keeping resources and materials in use as long as possible.” This involves reducing, reusing, and recycling. In Yale’s Journal of Industrial Ecology, researchers investigate ways to take the circular economy a step further. This can have benefits locally and globally.

By |July 18th, 2017|Reducing Waste|0 Comments

Enjoy the Outdoors Safely this Summer

Texans aren’t afraid of a little heat. We have outdoor activities all summer long. Here are some tips to make sure you and your family enjoy the summer heat and stay safe.

By |July 6th, 2017|Tips|0 Comments

The 3 Best Ways to Reduce Waste: Reduce, Reuse, Recycle

The generation of waste is one of the largest negative environmental impacts we can have. Let’s talk about reducing our waste and helping the environment.

By |June 28th, 2017|Reducing Waste|0 Comments

Green Apps to Help You be More Eco-Friendly

You might expect to see apps all about recycling and composting in an article like this. Instead of that, we put together a list of lifestyle apps that will help you day to day and help the environment in the process.

By |June 14th, 2017|Eco-Friendly|0 Comments

Coffee – The biofuel of the future?

If you’re like most people, you likely throw your coffee grounds in the trash. There aren’t a lot of other options. However, that may soon change. In the meantime, there are ways to be a little more environmentally friendly.

By |June 2nd, 2017|Eco-Friendly, Repurpose|0 Comments

How to Stay Green While Enjoying the Outdoors

The weather has warmed up quite a bit here in Brazos Valley and outdoor activities are in full swing. While we’re outside there are some things we can all do to help Keep Texas Beautiful this summer. Litter prevention and waste reduction are at the top of the list. Let’s see some practical ways to keep our state clean.

By |May 29th, 2017|Going Green, Reducing Waste|0 Comments

A Few Simple Steps to Make Your House Feel Clean

Sometimes your home needs to be refreshed by some good cleaning. This is one of the best ways to make your home feel cozy and inviting. Be sure to handle the obvious things first, like any trash or recycling you may have inside your home.

By |May 19th, 2017|Green Cleaning Tips|0 Comments

Why Plastic is a Problem for Our Waterways

Out in the Pacific Ocean, there’s what’s known as the Great Pacific garbage patch or the Pacific Trash vortex. It consists of mostly plastic. Sometimes it’s about the size of Texas, but it can be bigger or smaller depending on the currents and winds.

By |May 13th, 2017|Eco-Friendly, Reducing Waste|0 Comments

4 Steps to Make Your Office Feel Cleaner

A disorganized office can cost you time and energy when you are trying to get your work done. A good cleaning can make your office feel like new and add a little inspiration to help you make it through a long work day. Here are some tips to help you get started.

By |April 28th, 2017|Green Cleaning Tips|0 Comments

Spring Cleaning for the Outside of your Home

With a little effort, spring cleaning outside your home can make it seem like new. It can also prevent long-term problems that can lead to costly repairs while keeping routine maintenance low. To start spring cleaning outdoors, begin with the basics.

By |April 21st, 2017|Green Cleaning Tips|0 Comments