Gazelle will be donating $1 when you sell them your old smart phone during the month of April.
A statement from Gazelle says, "To raise awareness of the environmental benefits of consumer electronics trade-in, we're making a $1 contribution to The Nature Conservancy's Plant a Billion Trees Campaign for every item sold to Gazelle."
U.S. President Barack Obama said today in his inaugural address, "We, the people, still believe that our obligations as Americans are not just to ourselves, but to all posterity. We will respond to the threat of climate change, knowing that the failure to do so would betray our children and future generations. Some may still deny the overwhelming judgment of science, but none can avoid the devastating impact of raging fires, and crippling drought, and more powerful storms."
Once again Bill McKibben makes his plea to get the Earth back to 350ppm. Click on the link below to watch the Late Show clip where McKibben makes the case for the current 350.org mission - 10/10/10. McKibben also announced his upcoming road trip to the US White House where he will deliver one of US President Jimmy Carter's original solar panels that was stripped of the building during the latter Reagan administration. Click here to read more about that effort.
Click 'continue' below to watch the Late Show clip.
ReuseThisBag.com is a grassroots supplier of custom polypropylene bags. The bags can be reused multiple times and are even made from 100% recyclable materials.
"Plastic bags, like the kind you get at the grocery store, can take 450 years or more to biodegrade! Worse yet, the process of making and discarding them wreaks havoc on our environment. Using reusable shopping bags is one small effort that we can all make to help save our resources and our planet…one bag at a time. Spread the word about reusable bags!" -ReuseThisBag.com
Click the image below to learn 25 reasons why going reusable is so important!
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Tragic imagery and beautiful song give us hope that we can leave a better world for future generations. Click 'continue' below to watch the video.
[More at lime.com/planet]