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Proof Bottle Review: Sleek Style for Drinks On-The-Go

I had the opportunity to try out the Proof bottles designed for drinking on the go. This review covers my experience with the bottles including the pros and cons I've found.
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Cut Water Consumption with These 3 Devices

Do you find that your water bill is increasing all the time? Perhaps you know how important water is to the planet’s survival and want to start conserving more. Regardless of your reasons, there are...
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Cape Town Will Run Out of Water in Fewer Than 100 Days

There is a water crisis facing Cape Town, and it's so severe the city is expected to run out of water in fewer than 100 days. To manage the severe water shortage, the South African...
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Superior Bidet Review: Helping You Fight Deforestation From Your Bathroom

Have you ever considered how much toilet paper you use in a day? And how much that daily usage adds up when everyone is doing it? Consider the following facts: The average American uses 23.6...

The Homeowner’s Guide to Rainwater Harvesting

April showers bring us May flowers, so the saying goes – but they also provide homeowners with an ample supply of rain water that can be repurposed for your home or your yard, provided you know...
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The USGBC Plays a Critical Role in Conserving Fresh Water Supplies

A September 2013 article in the National Journal highlighted the importance of preserving our fresh water supply in the United States. The global consumption of water, according to the article, is three times higher...
Drought in America

Why Water is the New Oil – Infographic

Water, flowing free and abundant from a kitchen tap, is something we all take for granted. But consider this: the average American household uses rou 350 gallons of water every day. Compare that to the world's...
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California drought response lacking key recommendation

 Our food choices have more impact on water conservation than anything we can do at home.    Freedom and common sense collide somewhere west of the Mohave Desert in a land called Los Angeles. As a...
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Did You Know That These 10 “Good” Foods Aren’t So Good After All?

Recently it’s come to my attention that many of my healthy food choices aren’t so healthy for the planet. In particular, avocados and almonds. Avocados have become almost a food staple for me over the past few...
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Go Easy This Holiday Season on the Eggnog and the Sex – Or You...

As the holidays approach and our minds turn to family and friends, our tummies swell with the food and drink of the season. From gingerbread houses and candy canes, to fat-filled eggnog. Eggnog is one...

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