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Stay green this holiday season with these eco-friendly tips

Original post made on Dec 17, 2019

New year’s resolutions are a month away but getting a jump start on making a healthier planet is never a bad idea. These sustainable holiday tips will help you have a festive and environmentally-friendly season, every year.

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Posted by Luz Gomez
a resident of San Ramon
on Dec 17, 2019 at 11:03 am

Luz Gomez is a registered user.

Thanks for the useful tips! As an affluent community, our collective carbon footprint tends to be higher than average. Thanks for reminding us to be mindful about our impact.
Other tips to consider include reducing food waste, eating less meat, and resolving to make one less trip by airplane next year (or offsetting our air travel carbon emissions).
Have you seen the UC Berkeley consumption-based GHG inventory tool? We can zoom in see how our consumption-based emissions compare to other neighborhoods. Loads a little slowly but it's amazing:
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Happy sustainable holidays everyone!

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