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What is Precycling?

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If recycling had a best friend, it would be precycling. Precycling is about reducing your impact on what goes into the waste stream by purchasing and using items that are unpackaged, reusable or recycled. It has also been referred to as a low-waste lifestyle.

Precycling or adopting a low-waste lifestyle doesn’t happen overnight. It takes intention and practice. Here are some baby steps to get you started.

The Most Anxious Generation Yet? Sodexo Decodes Gen Z With Global Survey of University Students

The International Student Lifestyle Survey finds increasingly stressed students value universities for being welcoming and rank a friendly atmosphere as most important to university selection process
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GAITHERSBURG, Md., September 7, 2017 /3BL Media/ - Sodexo, world leader in quality of life services, today released its first-ever International Student Lifestyle Survey, which surveyed 4,000 students in three continents for insights about ways to improve quality of life along students’ academic journeys.

Whirlpool Corporation’s HealthWorks Offers Employees a Better Chance at Success Through Engagement and Support

Via CSRwire Talkback
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Whirlpool Corporation has always valued the health of its employees. When we talk about health, we don’t just mean the numbers on the scale or the hours spent being active – although those numbers matter. Physical, emotional and spiritual health also matters.

Proof the Next Great App Could Come From a Kid

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By Sarah Ang

Are kids these days really as hopeless and self-absorbed as we claim? Perhaps not.

The next wave of tech extraordinaires seem to get younger and younger, and the app-creating students mentioned here are just the tip of the iceberg.

Check out the apps below from impressive, pint-sized developers, who’ve accomplished much more before high school than most people more than twice their age.

Guest Post: I have 52 Slaves!

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I recently found out that I am responsible for 52 slaves. With a son named Lincoln, that seems like something I should fix, given the other Lincoln's involvement in slavery.

Innovative Concentrated Cleaning Product from SC Johnson Saves Time, Space While Reducing Waste

Smart Twist™ Cleaning System Now Available Exclusively Online
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RACINE, Wis., March 21, 2013 /3BL Media/ – SC Johnson announces the innovative Smart Twist™ Cleaning System, which uses less packaging and helps reduce waste with three concentrated cleaners in one space-saving, handy sprayer. This breakthrough cleaning product offers a fast and easy solution and provides another everyday green option for busy families. The Smart Twist™ Cleaning System is available exclusively online.  

RecyclePix: Photo Sharing App for iOS and Android

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RecyclePix is now available in the Apple App Store for and iPad and the Android Marketplace for Android devices. 

You can get it in the App Store for iPhone and iPad here: http://recy.cl/pBLdeI
You can get it in the Android Marketplace here: http://recy.cl/oPTkI1
or simply go to http://greenopolis.com/apps and download the app for iPhone, iPad, or Android
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RecyclePix is now available in the Apple App Store for and iPad and the Android Marketplace for Android devices. 

You can get it in the App Store for iPhone and iPad here: http://recy.cl/pBLdeI
You can get it in the Android Marketplace here: http://recy.cl/oPTkI1
or simply go to http://greenopolis.com/apps and download the app for iPhone, iPad, or Android

Have A Greener Life By Changing These 12 Bad Habits

Changing a few small habits could make a big environmental impact.
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Most of us want to do our part to help with environmental issues. But we all lead busy lives. We feel tired, get lazy and maybe let things slide a little. Well, if you’ve become lax about your environmental commitment, or if you’re one of the millions out there who just don’t think what you do makes a difference, take stock of your eco-habits and get back on track toward living a greener lifestyle. Read the tips below and rethink what can be accomplished with very little extra effort.

Break These 13 Bad Eco-Habits

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