The United States spends more on trash bags than ninety other countries spend on everything. In other words, the receptacles of our waste cost more than all of the goods of consumed by nearly half of the world’s nations. Polly LaBarre (via inthenoosphere)

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Does it really have to go to waste?


From the Saudi perspective, Dannah brings us ways to reduce and reuse your kitchen “waste” in these clever tips: I think it’s safe to say that we all are guilty of throwing food. Whether it’s uneaten leftovers, parts of a vegetable that don’t fit into a recipe, or the ends of fruits or vegetables that just […]

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It’s been about a week since you finalized your New Year Resolutions… how are you doing? Check what Brooke has to say about adding a shade of green to your 2014.  As we wave goodbye to 2013 and say hello to the bigger and brighter new year, we at The 1:1 Movement encourage you to embrace a […]

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The AWAY Project : Achieving Waste Awareness with You.  It’s a week-long experiment about what we throw away, and asking the tough question of where is “away” when we throw stuff away? Take a look at this video to learn more about the exciting project!! Success so far: 907 students 79% of students reported they’d […]

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The Last Straw


1:1 and Veronica have many things in common. One is realizing that plastic drinking straws are one easy waste product that we can all reduce. Read more.  When I first heard about The 1:1 Movement’s Last Straw Campaign, which asks restaurants to only provide straws to customers upon request, I thought, “oh, that’s so easy! But… […]

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San Diego Indie Fest is celebrating its 8th year of wonderful existence in sunny San Diego. 1:1 is stoked to be one of their featured nonprofit partners and added a deeper shade of green to this amazing three-day music and film fest!  Read more from Mere (1:1 bestie) on what you can expect this weekend!! August […]

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