How Green is the Summer Olympics 2012 in London?

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The Games of the XXX Olympiad – 2012 Summer Olympic Games are scheduled to take place in London, United Kingdom, from 27 July to 12 August 2012. With the recent flak about American athletes wearing apparel made in China and not made in America, I got curious about the event. (A statement was released by United States [...]

We have been busy

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Our members have been very busy lately. Mary of Herban Lifestyle‘s products have been included in the marketplace at the Smithsonian’s 46th Folklife Festival. Nancy of Soul Role was busy frolicking in Hawaii, where she lives with her family. Cory of Aquarian Bath has been doing research on radiation levels in soil and blogged about [...]

Twitter Party with Beth Terry

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Do you know Beth Terry of My Plastic Free Life? She set out to eliminate plastic from her life since 2007 and she’s been blogging about her progress on her famous blog My Plastic Free Life ever since. We are happy to announce that she published a book called, appropriately, Plastic Free And we are celebrating with [...]

Team Eco Etsy News for June

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This is a quick post to give you a recap on how much our team is loved! Green Child Magazine We were featured in a great magazine called Green Child Magazine with some beautiful items from selected members. Open publication – Free publishing The beautiful magazine is chock full of summer tips for traveling, safe [...]

Earth911 and Eco Etsy: A Perfect Pair

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We have been recycling long before it was fashionable or mandatory but when we are not sure if an item can be recycled, there is a trustworthy ‘go to’ place called Earth911 where we can always get the answer. Earth911 is also on selected Sprint’s Android app called “Green ID Pack” with Eco Etsy and [...]