It Is Finally Festival Season! Here’s How To Make It Sustainable …


Festival season is upon us, friends! Clothing stores have been stocked with fringe macrame tops and flower crowns for months in anticipation, Coachella is gearing up for weekend two in the desert, wristbands have been activated, and everyone is packing up and heading out to get a little dirty and maybe a little sunburnt in […]

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5 single use items to remove from your life, starting now!


1. Dryer Sheets Believe it or not, those lovely fresh rain-lavender-tropical twist-linen scented dryer sheets are filled with various chemicals that can be irritating and harmful to your body! Some of these include: Benzyl alcohol, an upper respiratory tract irritant, Ethyl acetate, which is listed on EPA’s hazardous waste list (!) and Pentane, a VOC […]

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Readers, meet our latest intern team member! We’re looking forward to having a local San Diego high school student join us for the rest of the school year!  My name is Clara. I to go King Chavez High School. I am the newest intern at The 1:1 Movement. My favorite school subjects are math and […]

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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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Blown away by El Hierro


Written by Maria (the Spaniard), we’re blown away by the renewable energy initiatives on El Hierro.  Today we’re writing to you about some interesting initiatives that are going on at the other side of ocean. El Hierro is the smallest island of the Canary Archipelago with a surface of 173 miles and just 10,700 inhabitants. […]

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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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