Category Archives: Reduce

halloween

Thrifty & Reusable Halloween Costumes

By Maryann Ridini Spencer Halloween costumes, can cost at a minimum, $25 dollars on up per costume.  If you’ve got several children or family members to outfit, the costume bills (along with candy and other fun fare) can really start

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Thrifty & Reusable Halloween Costumes

By Maryann Ridini Spencer Halloween costumes, can cost at a minimum, $25 dollars on up per costume.  If you’ve got several children or family members to outfit, the costume bills (along with candy and other fun fare) can really start

Boys and Girls Club Thrift Store at 222 Ventura Avenue in Downtown Ventura

The Boys and Girls Club Thrift Store Makes a Green Fashion Statement

[slideshow] By Maryann Ridini Spencer For over 100 years nationwide, The Boys & Girls Club’s mission has been to provide a positive environment and quality programs for all youth, especially those in need, to reach their full potential as productive,

Boys and Girls Club Thrift Store at 222 Ventura Avenue in Downtown Ventura

The Boys and Girls Club Thrift Store Makes a Green Fashion Statement

[slideshow] By Maryann Ridini Spencer For over 100 years nationwide, The Boys & Girls Club’s mission has been to provide a positive environment and quality programs for all youth, especially those in need, to reach their full potential as productive,

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TIPS FROM THE EXPERT: Help Reduce Landfill Waste the next time you have a cold drink

  [slideshow] By Christine Wied With all the nice warm weather, many of us are consuming more cold beverages. When out and ordering a beverage or even with a glass of water, very often a disposable plastic straw is automatically

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TIPS FROM THE EXPERT: Help Reduce Landfill Waste the next time you have a cold drink

  [slideshow] By Christine Wied With all the nice warm weather, many of us are consuming more cold beverages. When out and ordering a beverage or even with a glass of water, very often a disposable plastic straw is automatically

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Saving the world one drink at a time! Ventura’s GREEN TASK FORCE hosts GREEN DRINKS

[youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EEmej4lwHVU] CLICK HERE TO READ THE PRINT ARTICLE ON VENTURA’S GREEN DRINKS in the August 2012 Sustainable Ventura Newsletter

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Saving the world one drink at a time! Ventura’s GREEN TASK FORCE hosts GREEN DRINKS

[youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EEmej4lwHVU] CLICK HERE TO READ THE PRINT ARTICLE ON VENTURA’S GREEN DRINKS in the August 2012 Sustainable Ventura Newsletter

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Tips From the Expert: Reduce, Reuse, Recycle by repurposing products!

By Christine Wied In the hierarchy “Reduce, Reuse, Recycle,” we know that the most important element is Reduce followed by Reuse.  Reusing reduces the need to buy new products by repurposing them. Not only does reusing reduce disposal but also

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Tips From the Expert: Reduce, Reuse, Recycle by repurposing products!

By Christine Wied In the hierarchy “Reduce, Reuse, Recycle,” we know that the most important element is Reduce followed by Reuse.  Reusing reduces the need to buy new products by repurposing them. Not only does reusing reduce disposal but also