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Pollinator Week 2020

National Pollinator Week is a time to celebrate pollinators and spread the word about what you can do to protect them. It is celebrated on June 22-28, 2020.   Read more

Part 2: Natural Cleaning: Ridding Your Home of Unnecessary (and Dangerous) Toxins

Most of us have peroxide in our homes, right? We typically reach for it when we get cuts or scrapes, but did you know it does so much more? Hydrogen peroxide (H2O2) is an excellent disinfectant, often used in hospital settings to sanitize surfaces and bedding. It can be used all around your home ... Read more

Natural Cleaning: Ridding Your Home of Unnecessary (and Dangerous) Toxins

This blog will help guide you in making homemade, all-natural house cleaning products that will provide a safer environment for you and your families. Read more

What has Sustainable Cleveland been up to in 2020?!

A LOT has happened since we met last fall to celebrate 10 years of sustainability progress. Over the last few months we’ve been hard at work supporting sustainability and climate action in Cleveland. Here are some of the highlights:   Read more

Sustainable Cleveland’s Commitment to Waste Reduction & Recycling

  We know many of you are concerned about recycling in Cleveland, so we want to take a minute to share how we got where we are, and where we are going next. Read more

April 2020 Celebrations

This April 2020 we are celebrating Ohio Native Plant Month, Earth Day’s 50 anniversary (April 22nd), and Arbor Day (last Friday in April, April 24th).    Read more

Tips to Help Reduce Waste During COVID-19

Special Edition.   Tips to Help Reduce Waste During COVID-19 is the final topic for the Environment: It is easy being green blog series. As a person regularly working in the community, I always make sure to have a few easy topics to cover. Let’s face it, sustainability as a term is defined so man... Read more

Urban Forestry

The goal of the City of Cleveland’s Urban Forestry Section is to provide a safe urban forest while striving to preserve its natural beauty. Their activities include the pruning of street trees, the removal of trees that are a risk to public safety and the planting of street trees (when funding is... Read more

Consumed: Tips for Waste Reduction

Welcome to the Environment: It is easy being green, a practical guide to sustainability and sustainable practices. In 2020, we will be exploring a blog series titled, Environment: It is easy being green that will cover information designed to help you save money, reduce your carbon footprint and ... Read more

Zapped: Energy Efficiency and Conservation

Welcome to the Environment: It is easy being green, a practical guide to sustainability and sustainable practices. In 2020, we will be exploring a blog series titled, Environment: It is easy being green that will cover information designed to help you save money, reduce your carbon footprint and ... Read more

Environment: It is Easy Being Green.

Welcome to the Environment: It is easy being green, a practical guide to sustainability and sustainable practices. In 2020, we will be exploring a blog series that will cover information designed to help you save money, reduce your carbon footprint and be a great steward of the planet. Here we’ll... Read more

Tips for Going Green at Home

  As a continuation of the City of Cleveland's New Year’s Resolutions series - Director, Kristin Hall shares tips & tricks to being greener in 2020 and updates that the City is doing through the efforts of Sustainable Cleveland. Read more