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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.

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Does what you eat help with mental health?

By: Maya Perry Mental health is defined as a person’s condition with regard to their psychological and emotional well-being. Certain habits such as therapy, yoga and exercise can help you with your mental health. But does what you eat attribute to how your mind works? The answer is yes. Here are a...
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Environmentalist Lives Matter

By: Maya Perry February is not only the month of love, but also the celebration of Black History Month. In order to keep this tradition of history going, we must continue to help keep our environments green. I will be highlighting three Black environmentalists and their initiatives so that we can...
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Sustainable Snacks

By: Maya Perry Parties for the Big Game in Atlanta are already in the planning stages across the country. It’s a time where family and friends come together over one of America’s greatest past times: football. A lot of time goes into preparing food and snacks for events such as the Big Game on...
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FIGHTING CLIMATE CHANGE 2019

By: Maya Perry Raging storms, rising sea levels and searing heat. These are all effects of climate change that threaten our environment. Climate change is described as any long-term change in the expected patterns of average weather of a region over a significant period of time. What can you do?...
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Milk Alternatives Help Reduce Carbon Footprint

By Stephanie Nickell According to a recent article in Sierra magazine, the Food and Agricultural Organization estimates the dairy industry contributes 4% of human-caused greenhouse gas emissions. Consumers have been increasingly seeking out milk substitutions, but in recent years popular milk...
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Live Stress Free ECO Friendly

By: Maya Perry Between work, family, bills, and other miscellaneous obstacles that we deal with, stress can pile up and manifest in unhealthy ways. I wanted to share a few environmentally-friendly ways to help lower your stress levels and live in good health. First, going outdoors at least 5 to 10...
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Recycling

National Recycling Week 2018

By: Maya Perry November 12th – November 18th is 2018’s National Recycling Week. Recycling is the progression of changing left-over materials into new materials and objects. It is an alternative to "predictable" waste disposal that can save material and help lower gas radiations. Recycling can stop...
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1Thing HALLOWEEN WITH A TWIST

By: Maya Perry October is famous for the Halloween holiday and 1thing is here to give you Eco-friendly Halloween decoration ideas reusing household items from around your house. Here is a list of decorations that can help turn your Halloween into a success. Turn your trash into treasure by using...
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1Thing Supports “WORLD ENVIRONMENTAL HEALTH DAY”

By: Maya Perry September 26th is recognized as World Environmental Health Day. According to the International Federation of Environmental Health theme for 2018 is “‘Global Food Safety and Sustainability’ aims to support the provision of more safe food, to make use of precious water and nutrient...
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Pondering on Paper

By Tori Carle, Waste Reduction Supervisor, City of Greensboro Ever Wonder is this paper supposed to be recycled? Read more to find out about frequently asked questions about mail, boxes, books, and shredded paper. 1. Do I need to remove the plastic windows on envelopes? What about the plastic...
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