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9 Household Items To Start Reusing This Earth Day (And Everyday)

Hometalk | Posted 06.21.2015 | HuffPost Home

What may look like an empty cardboard box or a finished egg carton could actually be a stylish bedside lamp waiting to happen! Instead of tossing out those retired boxes, cans, and bottles, give them a new life, by turning them into useful and beautiful household items.

How to Go Green for Earth Day | Posted 06.21.2014 | Green

Earth Day comes just once a year, but it's a good time to think about the eco-friendly changes you can make all the time. Check out these easy ways you can reduce your carbon footprint and do your part to help the environment.

Not Sure What To Do For Earth Day? Here Are Some Hints

Posted 04.22.2013 | Detroit

April 22, known as Earth Day, is a global day devoted to celebrating and sustaining the natural world. The event is a tradition that began in 1970 and...

Celebrate Earth Day! How To Grow Healthy Food, No Matter Where You Live

Posted 04.21.2013 | Healthy Living

People celebrate Earth Day in many ways: Some clean up their local park, others work on educational efforts or even donate to their favorite environme...

Earth Day Events Around The World

Posted 04.21.2012 | Green

What are you doing for Earth Day this year? On Sunday April 22, the world will celebrate the 42nd annual Earth Day, a global event meant to celebrate ...

This Earth Day, Appreciate the Value of Small Actions

M. Sanjayan | Posted 06.20.2012 | Green
M. Sanjayan

Large-scale action, like legislation, corporate practices and government investment, are critical to designing a different future. But over time, small personal actions can also evolve into cultural consciousness shifts.

10 Earth Day Activities For Kids

Posted 04.19.2012 | Green

This year, Earth Day falls on Sunday, April 22nd. While schools often have fun-filled projects and activities for kids, take this weekend as an opport...

How To Get Involved On Earth Day

Posted 06.22.2011 | Green

Exactly 41 years ago today, the inaugural Earth Day was celebrated with 20 million participants in the United States. Today, April 22, 2011, Earth Day...

The Best Earth Day Freebies

Posted 06.21.2011 | Green

Earth Day 2011 is April 22, and in addition to spending time outdoors, spreading awareness and saving the environment, there's no better way to celebr...

PHOTOS: Take Action For Earth Day

Posted 06.21.2011 | Green

While every day should be Earth Day, only one day of the year has been designated as such. Thus, let's take this opportunity to participate in activit...

Green Me Up! Celebrating Earth Day In Los Angeles

Posted 06.08.2011 | Los Angeles

Even though Earth Day has been celebrated in April 22 for over forty years, Southern California is partying all month long (and into May) with family-...

This Earth Day, Reduce Your Body's Toxic Load by Consuming Fewer Pesticides

Dr. Walter Crinnion | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Dr. Walter Crinnion

All of the different classes of pesticides kill the bugs by poisoning their nervous systems. So, guess what they attack when they get to you? Yep, the brain.

On Earth Day, Praise for Trees, Nature's Prophets

Pythia Peay | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Pythia Peay

And so, this Earth Day, let us in turn praise those wise tribes of trees among whom we live. Long after we are gone---if we protect them---they will still be standing, memory-keepers of our time on the planet.

Earth Day Activities: Send Us Your Photos

Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

All across the world, people are celebrating Earth Day by doing community service, doing educational programs, and examining and changing their person...

Earth Day, Blogger Bake Sale, & Joni Mitchell: Your Weekend-To-Do-List

Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles

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Make Earth Day Every Day With Earth Day Resolutions | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

I don't want to rain on the parade, but I'm not 100 percent in love with Earth Day. Don't get me wrong--I love the awareness and the fact that project...

Six Earth Day Activities for Your Classroom

Ted Wells | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Ted Wells

Here are six activities that my fourth grade classroom at The Park School in Brookline, MA has been working on leading up to Earth Day.

Earth Day 2008: Everything You Need To Know

Huffington Post | Verena von Pfetten | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living

Happy Earth Day! In honor of today's planetary celebration, The Huffington Post has pulled together everything you could possibly need or want to know...