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At the center of all sustainability issues is concern for this beautiful planet we live on. See below for updates on how it's doing, and how we're doing helping it...
It'd be pretty hard to pass by this beggar on the streets, don't you think?

Save the Earth while we still have one . Frankfurt am Main, Germany. OMG what a great idea, how creative.

Living sustainably doesn't have to mean spending more money #sustainableliving #gogreen  Shoutout to @florverdeorg for bringing us this awesome infographic!

The Green Lifestyle vs. The Typical Lifestyle - infographic sustainable, cost-effective, and Earth-friendly living.

Weed, a small town in the far north of California, is now the focal point in the fight for a community’s right to local water versus a company’s right to sell it for a massive profit.

French Billionaire Clashes With Rural California Town Over Water Rights

#Microbeads: in your medicine cabinet, they're barely visible. In the oceans, they're a massive nightmare. The world’s largest #personalcare companies are lagging when it comes to removing this destructive ingredient, says Greenpeace — which is advocating for a global ban.

Microbead Ban Advances in Congress - Legislation enjoys early bipartisan support in House

For clean clothes and a clean environment. Last week, P&G released a new Tide product that the company says has the “trusted cleaning power” of its venerable detergent, only that this “Tide purclean” has a 65 percent bio-based formula.

For clean clothes and a clean environment. Last week, P&G released a new Tide product that the company says has the “trusted cleaning power” of its venerable detergent, only that this “Tide purclean” has a 65 percent bio-based formula.

Climate change is here, and no one is safe...

Where You Are Most Likely To Die From Extreme Climate Events - data from past 20 years

On Thursday, President Barack Obama established the first U.S. marine monument in Atlantic waters. Some stakeholders are elated. Others, not so much.

Nearly Five Years After the BP Spill, Animals Are Still Dying in the Gulf of Mexico

The cost of black #energy has now got #green competition. #Solarpower is already cheaper than #fossilfuels, #offshorewind must follow suit. DONG Energy aims to make #greenenergy from offshore wind turbines at least as cheap as black energy from fossil fuels in ten years. The Danish energy company, gives five specific examples of how that is going to happen.

When green energy is cheaper than black, the world will be running on sustainable energy. That is why DONG Energy is working hard to bring down the cost of offshore wind.

Can one company account for more than half of a country’s #CO2 reduction? The answer is yes. The energy company DONG Energy makes significant inroads in #Denmark’s CO2 accounts. The company’s impact demonstrates how the #energy sector plays an essential role in combating #climatechange.

The answer is yes. The energy company DONG Energy makes significant inroads in Denmark’s accounts. The company’s impact demonstrates how the energy sector plays an essential role in combating climate change.

The pros and cons of #fracking. Which side are you on?  #fossilfuels #renewables #climatechange #globalwamring #energyresources #sustainabledevelopment #environmentalism #emissions #health #earthquakes

Fracking is short of “high volume hydraulic fracturing”. It’s a relatively new form of energy extraction/creation, yet there are hidden costs to the economy, environment, and hum…

#JimmyKimmel schools #SarahPalin on #climatechange. If 97% of #climate scientists were, in fact, f**king with us, getting a PhD in climate #science is truly admirable prank commitment.

schools on If of scientists were, in fact, f**king with us, getting a PhD in climate is truly admirable prank commitment.

How could anyone claim plastic bags are MORE ecofriendly than reusable?? ALEC and Novolex are teaming up to prohibit communities from banning these major pollutants. What do you think of their reasons?

How could anyone claim plastic bags are MORE ecofriendly than reusable? ALEC and Novolex are teaming up to prohibit communities from banning these major pollutants.

Read for on four ways to make #plastic more #sustainable. Why choose just one?

Reducing petroleum feedstock in plastic by just 25 percent can decrease greenhouse gas emissions equivalent to removing million passenger cars from the road every year.

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