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We believe in the power of 1Thing.

Entercom’s 1Thing Sustainability Initiative promotes positive environmental practices and living. We know that if everyone did just 1Thing to improve the environment every day, our world would be a better place to live in for generations to come.

How to Host a Sustainable Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving is a perfect time to gather with family and friends to reflect on the past year and give thanks. Along with watching football, attending the Thanksgiving Parade, and sharing a delicious meal, many of us also express gratitude for our loved ones on this special day. In celebrating...
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5 Ways to Recycle Your Old Winter Clothes For a New Season

Rearranging your closet to get ready for winter usually means putting away lighter, summer pieces to make room for sweaters, hoodies, and other warm clothes. When looking through your winter wardrobe, chances are you’ll find things that don’t fit, or you haven’t worn in ages. Instead of tossing...
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5 Ways to Show Gratitude for the Planet This Thanksgiving

The holiday season is upon us. During this special time of year, many of us find ways to slow down and take a break from our hectic schedules to spend time with friends and family. Thanksgiving , specifically, gives us all a reason to show our loved ones how much they mean to us. It also reminds us...
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5 Green Halloween Decorations That Cut Down on the Plastic

Halloween is a ghoulishly fun holiday. People of all ages dress up in costumes, pass out treats, throw parties, and put up all kinds of decorations to celebrate the scariest night of the year. Unfortunately, Halloween is also filled with lots of harmful plastic items that can bog down landfills,...
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1THING: Dave Matthews, Grace VanderWaal, Blink-182 on How They’re Saving the Environment

We’re rounding up some of our favorite artists to share how they’re saving the environment. While the Dave Matthews Band is presenting some extra stiff competition with their amazing humble brag of becoming UN Goodwill Ambassadors, everyone is contributing with their 1Thing to save the environment...
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The fourth of July

1THING: Eco-Friendly Ways to Celebrate July 4

The 4th of July is a summery and inviting holiday filled with friends, family, good food… and lots of waste. To help you celebrate mother nature while you celebrate the USA, we’re providing some tips on how to take part in some environmentally-friendly festivities!
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Portrait of a young black Labrador standing in a river

Diving Dog Helps Collect Plastic From the Ocean

As a celebration of World Ocean’s Month, we’re putting the spotlight on an incredible pup that’s helping save the planet.
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San Diego Zoo Global Receives Recycler of the Year Award from City of San Diego

San Diego Zoo Global has been presented with a Recycler of the Year award by the city of San Diego, in recognition of the organization’s successful and innovative recycling program. The Recycler of the Year awards, now in their 27th year, were presented by the city’s Environmental Services...
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Sara Bareilles and The Lumineers celebrate National Bike Month

1THING: Sara Bareilles and The Lumineers Commit to National Bike Month

Lil Dicky, Carrie Underwood, LoCash, Sara Bareilles, The Lumineers, and Jake Owenare all committing to the environment during National Bike Month.
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Maine becomes 1st state to ban single-use foam containers

By MARINA VILLENEUVE Associated Press Eds: Adds national, global context. With AP Photo. AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) — Maine has become the first state to ban single-use food and drink containers made from polystyrene foam, commonly known as Styrofoam. Democratic Gov. Janet Mills signed the bill, which...
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