Walgreens launches new eco-friendly line of toothbrushes and flossers; Expands popular line of compostable tableware
April 22, 2020 /3BL Media/ - Now you can help protect the environment while keeping your teeth clean and healthy. Walgreens has launched chain-wide its new Eco-Friendly & Sustainable Oral Care products, including Walgreens brand bamboo toothbrushes and flossers made from a bio-based material that is a plastic alternative.
By Nicola Acutt, Vice President, Sustainability Strategy
Today officially marks the 50th anniversary of Earth Day, where we bring awareness to the importance of climate action to help heal our planet. We’re facing unprecedented times—sheltering in place, homeschooling, and taking care of loved ones over phone or video. This is a powerful reminder of how interconnected and interdependent we are on each other, our communities and our planet. And how VMware’s rallying cry this Earth Day—Every Bit Counts—is more meaningful than ever.
MilliporeSigma is working year-round, not just on Earth Day, to provide customers with the widest range of solutions to help minimize their environmental footprint—something the company is also investing in itself.
Check out the infographic to see the work MilliporeSigma is doing to create smaller footprints.
Anthem video inspires global community to be heroes for nature
STRATHAM, N.H., April 22, 2020 /3BLMedia/ - At the heart of the Timberland® brand is the belief that a greener future is a better future. For the 50th anniversary of Earth Day, Timberland has a bold new message to share about humanity’s relationship with nature: “Caring is no longer enough.”
National Nonprofit Website Will Feature Moments of Beauty Created by Americans During Coronavirus Pandemic
STAMFORD, Conn., April 21, 2020 /3BL Media/ In celebration of the 50th anniversary of Earth Day (April 22), national nonprofit Keep America Beautiful® will launch DoBeautifulThings.org, a website designed to showcase acts of kindness during the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.
As we rush to address the urgent, overwhelming global coronavirus pandemic, it’s easy to overlook the long-term support systems that maintain our health and wellness.
For those sequestered in city apartments, with no access to parks, green spaces or even trees, the sense of loss is very tangible right now. Of course, that feeling pales in comparison to those dealing with the loss of a loved one or friend due to the unforgiving coronavirus — but it’s a sentiment we must also confront for society at large.
In these changing and uncertain times, it’s important not to lose sight of the climate crisis, and how we can do our part. As much of the world is working from home and experiencing real disruption to normal routine, it can be a challenge to continue to live sustainably or find opportunities to make a difference.
World Wildlife Fund presents #ArtForEarth - a digital campaign in honor of Earth Day's 50th Anniversary
Wednesday, April 22 is the 50th Anniversary of Earth Day and a unique moment in time to share and appreciate our connection to nature. During the week of April 20, WWF is inviting people to create art pieces that show their passion for nature. We’re asking that people share their art with the digital world on Instagram and Facebook using the hashtag #ArtForEarth. Throughout the week, WWF will share some of our favorite pieces on our social media accounts to our millions of followers.
Each day of the week will have a new artistic theme to guide artwork: