3 Simple Ways to Green Your Plumbing

By Kris Jordan, CWCC Member A few GREEN tips from the desk of PlumbingGirl: 1.  Purchase a plunger. It sounds very simple, but a good plunger can solve lots of problems. Never use chemical drain cleaning products to clear clogs in tubs and sinks. These products are not good for you as a person, and […]

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Earth Day … Has it Made a Difference?

By Rae Ann Dougherty, CWCC Member It is spring time.  Also on Friday (April 22) we celebrate Earth Day.  Since the first Earth Day in 1970, it has grown from a grassroots effort with 20 million participants to over 1 billion in 174 countries today!  A series of environmental atrocities, where people died and rivers […]

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It’s Easy Being Green

By Nancy Crego, CWCC Member and Green Leads Group Leader How I first began to understand the real meaning of being green was way back in the early 1970’s.  I was a daily newspaper business reporter in Vermont.  I carried my Nikon camera and had the great fortune of interviewing and photographing people who ran […]

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How to Create a Safe and Nontoxic Home

By Rae Ann Dougherty, CWCC Member While much attention is paid to outdoor air pollution, we spend the vast majority of our time (87%) indoors, and the EPA has found that air pollution can be 2-5 times higher inside the home than outside. Much of this is due to the chemicals we use. Consider taking […]

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