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The way forward: Stop buying it.
We have a choice: Choose to engage student's inquisitive nature, optimism, and innate problem solving skills, allowing for their own environmental awareness and stewardship to develop. or Continue placating them with fairy tales of plastic “recycling”, and delusions of “earth saving” activities like beach clean ups...
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Algalita
Captain Charles Moore's (founder of Algalita.org) 2009 Ted Talk was my own introduction to the plastic pollution crisis, so it is fitting as Wisdom begins to find its legs, to launch a give-back partnership with an organization that does so much to inform and educate on the issue we built our company to address.
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Why we take part in the discount game.
Why do we - so-called “Zero-Waste advocates" - take part in the promo game?Why don’t we just tell everyone to buy nothing, go outside, and screw capitalism?Buy nothing you don’t need - always.Go outside - soak it up, embrace it, revel in it.When...
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10 Tips to Reduce Waste at Your School
  1.  Politely share the good news with your school/teacher that you are: Working to reduce your waste footprint, so you’ll be using up the leftover school supplies you have at home from previous years before buying anything new. Let them know...
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New Packing Paper!
To keep reducing waste, we’ve been thinking outside the box about what goes inside the box. We use recycled/recyclable newsprint to pack and protect the items during shipping, so we’ve been having a little fun with designs, and using this medium...
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