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Our company’s 1Thing Sustainability Initiative promotes positive environmental practices and living. We know that if everyone did just 1Thing to improve the environment every day, our world would be a better place to live in for generations to come.

artist-activist Diane Burko
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Rasa Kaye
November 27, 2018 - 11:58 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Philadelphia artist-activist Diane Burko works at the intersection of art and the environment. She calls herself an artist with a conscience, and while she’s not trying to reinvent landscape painting, she is hoping to make you appreciate the glories of nature she...
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Filling glass with tap water. Modern faucet and sink.
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KYW Staff
November 20, 2018 - 4:12 pm
Water is a precious natural resource that can easily be taken for granted by people who have readily available, instant access to clean and safe water every day.
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Consider donating your clothes when seasons change.
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Rasa Kaye
November 11, 2018 - 4:14 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The long mild autumn has finally settled into more seasonable pre-winter conditions, which means it really, truly is time to pack up the lighter clothing and footwear and rearrange closets and mudrooms with cold weather garb and gear. When making the pre-solstice...
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Healthy food packaging, frozen vegetable vegetarian nutrition
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KYW Staff
November 06, 2018 - 11:36 am
Scientist Yanyum Zhao is making huge advancements towards getting rid of plastic packaging.
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Khalid, Tenille Townes, Tom Morello, Mumford & Sons
Tiana Timmerberg
November 01, 2018 - 2:24 pm
America Recycles Day (November 15) is just around the corner and, while figuring out what you can actually recycle can seem overwhelming, doing 1THING to help the environment isn’t.
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Old Jack-O-Lantern in a compost bin
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KYW Staff
November 01, 2018 - 2:02 am
Here are 5 easy things you can do with those pumpkins after Halloween.
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Spooky halloween background. scary pumpkin with burning eyes
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KYW Staff
October 31, 2018 - 12:16 pm
Tips on including sustainability in every holiday, even Halloween!!
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Crickets baked into cookies.
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Rasa Kaye
October 30, 2018 - 1:17 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — How many of you eat insects as part of a well-rounded diet? *Crickets.* No pun intended about hearing crickets, but asking that question at almost any gathering in the U.S. isn’t likely to result in a flurry of recipe-sharing. More than a quarter of the world’s...
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Rasa Kaye
October 12, 2018 - 4:06 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Two years ago, University of Pennsylvania campus Minister Dave Brindley was one guy with a grabber picking up wind-blown and carelessly tossed trash from his West Philly street. Today his “Litter? Not In Philly!” campaign has about 1,300 enrolled citizen trash picker-...
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National Walk to School Day
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Rasa Kaye
September 29, 2018 - 11:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- How do your kids get to and from school every day? Are they walkers, or do they take the school bus? Or perhaps, even, the Walking School Bus? All are possible among a handful of schools in our area, and perhaps worth looking into at your young learner’s school. In...
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