Plastic Free July

The Zero Waste Chef has a timely Plastic Free July blog post titled  Plastic Free July: The Pandemic Year(s). Check out all 17 ideas here to help you reduce plastic this month.  Here is idea #17 illustrating the intersection of environmentalism, health,...

Paid Sick Leave

Paid sick leave online petition Ask Sonoma County of Supervisors to stand with workers and pass 14 days emergency paid sick leave for all. A ‘shelter-in-place’ policy to slow the spread of the virus by preventing new infections would be more efficient and effective...

Zero Waste Tips for COVID Era

How can you avoid single use shopping bags? Instead of using single-use paper or plastic bags at check-out, load your paid-for groceries back into your shopping cart.  When you wheel the cart to your car, transfer the items into the bags in your trunk.  Or-...