County Seat Newspaper
of Clare County
Reaching Carbon Neutrality For $1 A Day
(NAPSI)—Zero net emissions of carbon dioxide from energy and industry can be achieved by 2050—and it could cost only about $1 a day. That’s the finding of a new study by James Williams at the …
Growing a Sustainable Future from Pasture to Plate

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4 steps to being a more conscious consumer

(BPT) - Today, it’s not enough for a company to make good products. Savvy consumers want to know the businesses and brands they patronize make a positive difference. Do they produce products in …

Re-imagining Home Sales For Healthier, More Sustainable Living

(NAPSI)—The COVID-19 pandemic and efforts to stop the spread of the virus have shifted how people think about a lot of things, including their homes. With shelter-in-place orders and shutdowns …

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As carry out surges during the pandemic, landfills are filled with disposable containers

When the world could no longer eat together in restaurants at the beginning of 2020, many of us turned to take-out, delivery and fast food. Online meal delivery revenues in the United States are projected to reach $26.5 billion this year, a 20 percent increase over 2019.

What are the most environmentally friendly alternatives for food packaging?

What are the safest and most environmentally friendly disposable food containers and products available?

How to pick safer disposable materials

How can anyone evaluate one-to-one replacements for disposable food service ware designed to be less harmful to health and the environment? It’s not easy. Orb Media has created a basic …
New Year, New Sustainable You
(Family Features) Committing to healthier living isn’t just about calories and fitness. Choosing a healthier lifestyle also …
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Environmental Education
Teach kids how to protect the Earth (Family Features) Teaching kids about the environment from a early age starts lifelong habits and …
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Energy-Saving Ideas
(Family Features) Making improvements around the house to curb energy usage is not only good for the environment, it can make a big …
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Sustainable Eating for a Better Earth
(Family Features) Although good nutrition is essential for human life, food production has a significant impact on the …
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Sustainable Sustenance
How to eat for a better Earth (Family Features) Although good nutrition is essential for human life, food production has a significant …
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¿Sufre de “estancamiento invernal”? El yoga y la meditación pueden ayudar.

(BPT) - ¿Le aqueja un caso de “aburrimiento”?La temporada festiva llegó a su fin. La agitada actividad de esos días se ha transformado en inactividad. ¿Y esas …

Take these 5 steps today to help prevent a cybercriminal account takeover

(BPT) - Today’s cybercriminals are unrelenting and have greatly taken advantage of consumers and businesses throughout the pandemic. As of 2022, almost 90% of consumers have been victims of …

A Snowbird’s Checklist: Tips for Seasonal Migration

(BPT) - For many Americans, after the winter holiday season ends, a seasonal migration officially starts. A ‘snowbird’ is someone who migrates to warmer climates each winter, until the …

Your DNA could unlock doors to better health

(BPT) - Did you know that all human beings are 99.9% identical in their genetic makeup? The remaining 0.1% of your DNA can tell an important story — like why your hair is curly or straight, …

"Cherrish" Every Moment with Chilean Cherries

(NewsUSA) - As January stretches on and the midwinter blahs kick in, consider a healthy way to perk up your day -- Chilean cherries. Although cherries are available domestically in the United …

Top Spring Trends for Lips, Skin, and Nails

(NewsUSA) - If the monochrome of winter has you dreaming of brighter days ahead, you're not alone. Thankfully, the spring beauty forecast is in, and it's all about color, shimmer and glow for nails, …

5 Tips to a Budget-Friendly Ski Vacation

(NewsUSA) -During the winter months, many Americans look to make the most of the fresh snow and cooler temps by skiing and snowboarding in cities and towns across the United States, often taking a …

5 Pathways to a Rewarding Financial Planner Career

(NewsUSA) - The number of Americans quitting their jobs reached record-setting highs in 2021. According to the U.S. Department of Labor, more than 38 million people left their positions during the …

10 tips on how to make this your best fishing year ever

(BPT) - You can smell it in the air. Every now and then, a warm, fresh breath of spring. And to you and millions like you, that can mean only one thing … fishing!As our country gradually warms …

Maker of Chaokoh brands supports monkey rescue in Thailand

(BPT) - Being a leader in sustainable farming is more than just ensuring that your company’s supply chain is clean, you must work to change the industry for the better. Since its founding in …

BookTrib's Bites: Health, Self-Help, Spiritual and Comedic

(NewsUSA) "A Heart's Landscape" by Susan Lax Unlock a moment of joy in each day no matter how challenging times may be. Let this beautiful collection of stories, poems and words …

Prudential celebrates the ‘rocks’ in our lives and moving forward, together

(BPT) - The new year is often a catalyst for setting goals and making life changes — from switching jobs to moving to a new home to making lifestyle changes. Yet, as the global pandemic …