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Coffee Cups, Green Lifestyle, Grocery Bags, Recycling, Sustainability, Uncategorized, Water Conservation

Paper, Straws, and Cups!

“Now let’s take a look at another impact on forests: paper, including the smallest items like tissue paper or the wrapper on a drinking straw can lead to the destruction of tropical forests. Environmentalists have long pressured big corporations to change their ways.”

Battling Deforestation In Indonesia, One Firm At A Time

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Listen to the broadcast or read the transcript of NPR’s Battling Deforestation In Indonesia, One Firm At A Time to learn about how our everyday purchases are having catastrophic effects on our rain forests.

-Photos taken by Christoph Sawyer (CToph Photography)
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About Heather Flournoy

I am a writer, social media connoisseur, environmentalist and professional marketer. My personal blog is KatonahGreen.com and my professional website is ReallySocialStrategies.com. I love people's stories, and a passionate cultivator of connections, both for myself and helping others to connect. Tell me who you are, what your story is, and I'll tell you who you should talk to. In my own view, I know some of the most interesting, colorful and profound people in the world. You know who you are. Besides all the above, I am proud to say I am a working class single mother who raised a beautiful daughter. I connect deeply with animals, especially horses. I love music, coffee shops, farmer's markets, growing my own food, sustainable agriculture, broad thinkers, the healing arts, and dive diners.

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