Category Archives: Businesses

break free from plastic act

Newton’s Representative Jake Auchincloss has signed on as a co-sponsor of the Break Free From Plastic Pollution Act (H.R. 5845) that was introduced in the United States House of Representatives last year and reintroduced on March 23, 2021. This session’s … Read More

Green Your Closet

Smart Ways to Greenify Your Closet Because Our Wardrobes Create Unfashionably Massive Environmental Issues By Elizabeth L. Cline November 4, 2020 Illustration by Boyoun Kim   The contents of our wardrobes create unfashionably massive environmental issues. The apparel industry is … Read More

Recent headlines might leave you believing that recycling is a scam. The good news is that you don’t need to give up on recycling. Guest speakers from Preserve, Rehrig Pacific, and GreenLabs Recycling explain how the industry has come a … Read More

It is worrisome enough that there is an ocean of plastic debris bigger than the size of Texas floating in the middle of the Pacific Ocean, but have you heard about the less visible microfiber pollution invading our waters? Microfibers … Read More