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Talancia Pea
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Attended University of Louisiana at Lafayette
Lives in St. Louis, MO
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Got odd puzzle pieces laying around? Don't toss them: here are 2 holiday craft ideas that upcycle these useless items into unique Christmas decorations.
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Could plastic waste be the solution to making our roads more durable and less expensive to construct? Find out how the Indian government is putting their trash to good use at http://sustainablog.org/2015/12/india-uses-plastic-waste-in-new-road-construction/ #plasticwaste #roadconstruction #plastictimebomb
Indian roads will have some plastic waste in them, as the country's Supreme Court has ordered such recycling of this waste stream.
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Saucy By Nature and its team of chefs are practicing what they preach and putting food waste on the menu. Learn more at http://sustainablog.org/2015/10/brooklyn-chef-reuses-catering-leftovers-to-open-a-zero-waste-restaurant/ #foodwaste #zerowaste #Saucybynature #Brooklyn
Brooklyn chef Pzemek Adolf added a 20-seat zero-waste restaurant to his catering company Saucy by Nature to make good use of unused food.
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Check out how a graffiti artist is using rotten fruits & veggies to paint murals to raise awareness about food waste in Brazil and much more at http://sustainablog.org/2015/09/two-ways-brazilians-are-recycling-food-waste-from-rooftop-gardens-to-murals/ #foodwaste #graffiti #streetart #rooftopgardens
From a rooftop garden on a shopping to mall to murals painted with produce, Brazilians have found creative means for recycling food waste.
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Spent too much decorating a dorm room this semester? Find out how PLAN (Post Landfill Action Network) is saving students money and reducing waste at http://sustainablog.org/2015/08/student-led-organization-helps-peers-save-money-on-dorm-decor-while-reducing-waste/
The Post-Landfill Action Network helps to reduce waste by promoting the use of "trash" as dorm decor and other forms of reuse.
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United Airlines will be fueling flights this summer with biofuel made from food and animal waste. Find out why this alternative energy will benefit us all at http://sustainablog.org/2015/07/united-airlines-will-use-biofuel-made-from-food-and-animal-waste-to-power-flights-this-summer/ #biofuel #foodwaste #summerflights
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Find out how to upcycle a juice pouch box into a picture frame, perfect for displaying your favorite Fourth of July memories at
http://sustainablog.org/2015/06/turn-that-juice-pouch-box-into-a-diy-picture-frame-tutorial/ #4thofJuly #upcyclecrafts #pictureframes
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Check out how volunteers are reusing refugees' life vests to make handbags, shelters and more at http://sustainablog.org/2015/12/volunteers-upcycle-refugees-life-vests-into-new-products-temporary-shelters/ #upcyclefashion #refugeeaid 
Refugees from the Middle East and Africa leave a lot of trash behind. Volunteers in Greece have figured out ways to upcycle some of the most common items.
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Find out how three new business owners are finding value in food waste at http://sustainablog.org/2015/11/three-entrepreneurs-who-are-cashing-in-on-ugly-produce-and-other-food-waste/
Food waste is creating all sorts of business opportunities. Here are 3 entrepreneurs who found inspiration in ugly produce and other waste.
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Food waste is a global problem, but who's responsible for solving it? Families? Farmers? Grocery Stores? Find out what the US government is doing to reduce wastefulness at http://sustainablog.org/2015/09/whos-responsible-for-reducing-food-waste-the-united-states-government-wants-to-rescue-more-food-from-the-trash/ #foodwaste #farmwaste #uglyfruits
Like the United Nations, the United States' EPA and Department of Agriculture has put forth a plan for reducing food waste by 50% by the year 2030.
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Dutch design students have found a new use for discarded fruit & vegetables: durable fruit leather for handbags, accessories, and even car interiors.
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FoPo Food Powders' team is deliciously turning nearly expired fruits into powders. Find out how they're lessening food waste and feeding many hungry people at http://sustainablog.org/2015/07/startup-fopo-food-powders-freeze-dries-nearly-expired-fruit-hopes-to-lessen-food-waste/
Startup FoPo Food Powder addresses the issue of food waste by collecting nearly expired fruits, and freeze drying it into a powder with a long shelf life.
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  • University of Louisiana at Lafayette
    2009
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Sustainble Fashion Blogger and Freelance Writer
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    Blogger/ Freelance Writer, 2009 - present
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