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News To Know: Earth Day
Posted By Dave Goldstein On April 22, 2009 @ 9:26 am In Home & Family | No Comments
Happy Earth Day everyone! Earth Day first started  as a major American show of support for environmental issues. Since then it has become a massive global event. In honor of the day, let’s go over some ways you can go green. For starters, you can buy green  products that save the planet but also save you a buck or two. Did you know  that 50% of people who are Boomers or older say that they already buy green products? Being conscious of the environment extends to your home too. There are ways to make your home  greener and some nursing homes  are designed with this is mind. You can even be green  when dealing with end of life issues for yourself or loved ones. If you’re stumped, there are Green Fairs  featuring exhibits with some creative ideas than can help you be a little more Earth-friendly in your daily activities.
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URLs in this post:
 first started: http://news.nationalgeographic.com/news/2009/04/090421-earth-day-facts.html
 buy green: http://bulletin.aarp.org/states/ma/2009/15/articles/green_day.html
 Did you know: http://bulletin.aarp.org/yourworld/powerof50/articles/power_of_50__ready.html
 home: http://blog.aarp.org/shaarpsession/2008/09/news_to_know_going_green_go_wh.html
 nursing homes: http://assets.aarp.org/external_sites/caregiving/multimedia/BT_GreenHouse.html
 be green: http://bulletin.aarp.org/yourworld/family/articles/going_green__all_the_way_to_the_grave.html
 Green Fairs: http://bulletin.aarp.org/states/ks/2009/16/articles/green_fair_shows_off_eco_sensitive_ideas.html
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