Earth Day Fest

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Medical Center Updated With Energy Efficient Lighting

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  New energy efficient lighting was recently installed in the University of Rochester Medical Center. The University partnered with their materials supplier Wesco Distribution and the energy efficiency firm SmartWatt Energy for the initiative. Approximately 300 incandescent light… Read More

Tips For An Eco-friendly Holiday Season

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The holidays are wonderful for spending time with loved ones, enjoying a relaxing vacation, and celebrating with festive gifts and delicious meals. In addition to all of these positive elements, the holiday season also brings with it one negative force – wastefulness.

Think Local this Holiday Season

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The holiday season is officially in full-swing. While this is a very joyous time of year for most, it is also not difficult to get overwhelmed in the hustle and bustle between attending and/or hosting various events and gatherings, and of course the duty of SHOPPING to find the best for those on your list this year. With all that goes on this time of year it can be easy to forget about our “green” habits and unfortunately studies show this to be the most wasteful time of year in the United States.