Did You Know?

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Using a French press to brew coffee is an alternative to using a drip coffee maker.  It doesn’t use electricity and produces a richer tasting coffee.  

Organic means less exposure to risky pesticides.

If you skip red meat for just one day, you’ll reduce the same amount of greenhouse gas emissions as driving 760 fewer miles a year.

If every person chose one organic instead of a non-organic cotton T-shirt, we’d keep 250,000 tons of chemicals out of our air, water, and soil.

Recycling your household paper, plastic, and glass can reduce the emission of 1,000 pounds of CO2 a year.

If every U.S. household replaced one bottle of petroleum-based detergent with a plant-based one, 149,000 barrels of oil could be saved, enough to heat and cool 8,500 homes for a year, according to Seventh Generation.