Susan Hubbard

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No-Bake Cheesecake Flag Cake -- 4th of July Flag Cake

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April Fools' Day Animal GIFs To Make You Laugh

Is it really April already?<p>The month of showers and trickery is upon us, and what could be a better way to celebrate than GIF upon GIF of animals tricking each other? Really, we couldn't think of anything.<p>So take a look at some of these incredible moments and make sure to have a good laugh at our …

Behind Heineken’s Telethon Of Love And Beer

In the name of creative exploration (and love) your humble correspondent participates in a massive romance-themed social media/live online video/event/app experiment from Heineken.<p>When Heineken launched its Serenade app this month, its intention was simple–enable as many shy types as possible to …

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Recology seeks higher rates in S.F.

S.F. GARBAGE RATES<p>Starting this year, San Franciscans may have to pay extra for that recycling bin full of discarded wrapping paper.<p>A new proposal from Recology, the city's trash hauler, seeks to increase collection rates starting in July 2013 as people continue to throw out less garbage and …

In.gredients Wants To Be The First Packaging And Waste-Free Grocery Store

In an industry littered with excess packaging, it sounds like an impossible goal. And the Texas startup isn’t just targeting waste, it’s also going after food deserts, too.<p>In an industry littered with excess packaging, it sounds like an impossible goal: in.gredients, a startup out of Austin, Texas, …

America's Greenest City: San Francisco Now Reuses 80 Percent Of Its Waste

San Francisco has reached a crucial milestone in its quest to become the greenest city in America. Late last week, the city announced that it successfully diverted 80 percent of its waste away from landfills and into compost or recycling programs in 2011--the highest level achieved by any major …

The future of garbage is - no more garbage

A world without la ndfills? It could happen.<p>Recology, a waste-management company based in San Francisco, is working with the city of San Francisco to help it become the country's first zero-waste city — in a scant seven years.<p>If they're successful, all of San Franciscans' discarded items will be …

Dallas Aims to Become Zero-Waste City

Rudy Bush at the <i>Morning News</i> has an update on the city’s plan to become a zero-waste over the next 50 years, a plan that was derided when first …

Compost Nation

Can we compost our way out of landfills?<p>The idea struck me during a meeting. While thoughts of waste don't routinely course through my brain, trash was the subject matter at a meeting of Duke's Campus Sustainability Committee whose broad focus is to maximize the sustainability of all Duke's …

Where next for the circular economy?

It is not hard to make the case for a circular economy, ie one where closed-loop production brings us closer to the goal of zero waste; according to …

Sustainability

Why businesses are starting to care about zero waste to landfill

Zero waste to landfill sounds like a nice idea, but hardly a corporate priority, particularly given the tough economic conditions companies are …

Sustainability

Astrology Forecast for March 27, 2013

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