Healthy lifestyle includes reusing, recycling trash

COMMENTARY /// Protecting the environment

The familiar call to arms has been “reduce, reuse and recycle”— in that order specifically. But too many people think they are doing right by recycling only, when the best course of action is to first reduce, then reuse.

To reduce means to use less and be aware of the environmental impact the items you use have on the planet.

One simple change I recently made was to stop using a lid or a straw if I buy a drink while on the go. If we all choose to forgo these one-time-use products, the day ...

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