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We’ve been enjoying the last few weeks of summer but to be honest, I’m getting excited for my kids to start the school year. My oldest will be in middle school and there will be a lot of new routines to get used to. As I’m preparing for the new school year, I’m trying to keep in mind that there are many ways to help the environment – in fact, it can be so simple. Here are some ideas to make a few changes that may be small to you, but can make a great impact on the environment. 10 Ways to Be Greener This Back To School Season
- Re-Use and Recycle School Supplies – While certain school supplies, such as notebooks, need to be new, there is really no need for brand-new other items, such as binders, pencils, and erasers. They will get the job done just as well as new items. Get a good pencil sharpener and sharpen the broken pencils; spruce up old binders with some colorful decorations. Consider donating used supplies you no longer need.
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