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How do we make biking more accessible for ALL Philadelphians? The Bicycle Coalition addressed this during their SustainPHL #FuturePHL acceptance speech on August 18, 2016. Executive Director Sarah Clark Stuart discussed how doing the “small” part of…
How do we make biking more accessible for ALL Philadelphians? The Bicycle Coalition addressed this during their SustainPHL #FuturePHL acceptance speech on August 18, 2016. Executive Director Sarah …
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Although you may still be on a Rock ‘N’ Roll Half Marathon high, we need to have an honest chat. Today, let’s reflect and think about our habits. Re: that swag. Actually, all runners should rethink their “swag” demands. My love affair with running First…
Although you may still be on a Rock ‘N’ Roll Half Marathon high, we need to have an honest chat. Today, let’s reflect and think about our habits. Re: that swag. Actually, all runn…
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We’ve been following SustainPHL award recipient Green City Clean Waters since the beginning and can’t believe they recently celebrated 5 years! They’ve greened a grand total of 837.7 Greened Acres as of June 1st, which equates to an estimated 1.5 billion…
We’ve been following SustainPHL award recipient Green City Clean Waters since the beginning and can’t believe they recently celebrated 5 years! They’ve greened a grand total of 83…
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One of our favorite ways to be sustainable is with our food choices. Between our CSA and farmers market choices, we are conscious about what we put on our plate. it’s important to practice sustainability on the most important holidays of the year as well,…
One of our favorite ways to be sustainable is with our food choices. Between our CSA and farmers market choices, we are conscious about what we put on our plate. it’s important to practice sustaina…
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Plus, enter to win her new book!  Ever struggle about raising children consciously without going crazy? Local publicist & author Paige Wolf released a book to help. Spit that Out!: The Overly Informed Parent’s Guide to Raising Healthy Kids in the Age of…
Plus, enter to win her new book! Ever struggle about raising children consciously without going crazy? Local publicist & author Paige Wolf released a book to help. Spit that Out!: The Overly I…
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Want to give back to our Philly Parks? TONIGHT: Join United By Blue, SustainPHL & other partners to clean up FDR Park in South Philly. Due to our Ticketleap partnership, we’ll also have a bus from City Hall (1401 JFK Blvd) to FDR Park for volunteers. Sign…
Want to give back to our Philly Parks? TONIGHT: Join United By Blue, SustainPHL & other partners to clean up FDR Park in South Philly. Due to our Ticketleap partnership, we’ll also have a…
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HUGE news you guys: National leaders from Black Lives Matter, B Lab, Etsy and Campbell Soup Company are all slated to speak in Philadelphia from November 3-5. Net Impact, the national nonprofit helping students and businesses turn their passions into a…
HUGE news you guys: National leaders from Black Lives Matter, B Lab, Etsy and Campbell Soup Company are all slated to speak in Philadelphia from November 3-5. Net Impact, the national nonprofit hel…
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Sustainable homes should be available to families of all income levels. Due to a unique partnership between Postgreen Homes and the New Kensington Community Development Corporation (NKCDC), it’s one of the first projects of its kind in Philadelphia. LEED…
Sustainable homes should be available to families of all income levels. Due to a unique partnership between Postgreen Homes and the New Kensington Community Development Corporation (NKCDC), it̵…
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This entry is from SBN’s The Good Economist August 2016 edition, published by Saleem Chapman. The Office of Sustainability Gives Preview of Greenworks 2.0 The environmental community converged upon the Innovation Lab inside the Municipal Services Building…
This entry is from SBN’s The Good Economist August 2016 edition, published by Saleem Chapman. The Office of Sustainability Gives Preview of Greenworks 2.0 The environmental community converge…
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Fall is (sorta) here! Camping is best in the autumn – warm days, cooler nights become the perfect combination for a campfire and s’mores. Where can you go within a 4-hour drive of Philly? We rounded up ten ideas for you, based on our experience (and our…
Fall is (sorta) here! Camping is best in the autumn – warm days, cooler nights become the perfect combination for a campfire and s’mores. Where can you go within a 4-hour drive of Phill…
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Saleem Chapman, Policy and Advocacy Manager at the Sustainable Business Network, received the inaugural SustainPHL Local Advocate award on August 18th, 2016. However, he pumped the crowd and motivated us to get off our tails and do something more than the…
Saleem Chapman, Policy and Advocacy Manager at the Sustainable Business Network, received the inaugural SustainPHL Local Advocate award on August 18th, 2016. However, he pumped the crowd and motiva…
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Guest post by Russell Zerbo on behalf of the Clean Air Council addresses transportation pollution locally and recaps a recent roundtable on August 23rd. Transportation is now the largest source of carbon dioxide pollution in the United States, although in…
Guest post by Russell Zerbo on behalf of the Clean Air Council addresses transportation pollution locally and recaps a recent roundtable on August 23rd. Transportation is now the largest source of …
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Welcome to Green Philly Blog! We aim to educate Philly & beyond on how to make greener everyday choices.  No green wash-ing, just environmental news & advice without agenda or hype.

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