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August 4, 2020 11 Comments
Will We Ever Be Plastic Free at Last?

Plastic Free Challenge Conclusion Greetings, Movement members, I’m fresh from our 2020 Norwex National Conference—where we just launched our exciting new fall products virtually from the Dallas Home Office. I am so thrilled about how some of these products will help reduce plastic, not just in our homes but in our world. As this video […]

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Posted in: Amy's Green Blog, Environment, Plastic
July 28, 2020 8 Comments
Talk about Repurposing! From Fish Waste to No Waste

Could Fish Scales Be the Answer to Single-Use Plastic? We’re almost there! With just three more days in the Plastic Free Challenge, it’s not too late to go ahead and sign up if you haven’t already. Even if it’s for a little as 24 hours, I think you’ll be surprised how eye-opening it can be […]

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Posted in: Amy's Green Blog, Conservation, Environment, Plastic, Reuse Recycle
July 22, 2020 6 Comments
Week 3 in the Plastic Free Challenge

Why I’m Choosing to Go Plastic Free Great news: I’m starting week #3 of going plastic free in July. And I know from the positive response to the poll question of my blog on June 30 that many of you have decided to join me. Thank you, Norwex Movement members and guests, for being a […]

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Posted in: Amy's Green Blog, Environment, Plastic
July 14, 2020 3 Comments
Plastic Free Boy Has a Heart for Marine Life

“It’s Time to Break Out of This Mess” In honor of Plastic Free July, we wanted to share how a 13-year-old named Arlian, aka Plastic Free Boy, is making a big difference in the fight against plastic in Australia. He’s started his own movement, “Plastic Alarm,” to warn other kids as well as adults about […]

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Posted in: Amy's Green Blog, Conservation, Environment, Health, Plastic, Water
June 30, 2020 27 Comments
Why You Should Take the Plastic Free Challenge

Let’s Ditch the Plastic in July! I know many of us have been concerned about the problem of plastic for a while now. We hate how it’s choking our planet and the creatures that live here, especially in our oceans. UN.org reports plastic pollution has a tremendously harmful impact on marine resources: As much as […]

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Posted in: Amy's Green Blog, Conservation, Do This Not That, Environment, How You Can Help, Plastic
June 16, 2020 18 Comments
26 Years Strong: A Difference You Can Be Proud Of

Happy Birthday, Norwex! For as long as I’ve been with Norwex, our corporate anniversary always brings to mind just how very proud I am to be a part of this company. So, in light of our 26th birthday this month, I wanted to share a few of the reasons why I’m truly honored to call Norwex […]

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Posted in: Amy's Green Blog, Environment, Safe Havens
May 19, 2020 6 Comments
Life in a Pandemic: What Should Normal Look Like?

Coronavirus Environmental Impacts There’s no doubt that the coronavirus pandemic continues to impact the world in ways most of us never could have imagined. The loss of life, health and jobs has been unprecedented, and our former way of living is now just a fond memory for many. But as I’ve been viewing the world […]

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Posted in: Amy's Green Blog, Environment, Health, Safe Havens
May 12, 2020 14 Comments
How to Switch Out Bad Eco Habits

Convenient Ways to Live More Sustainably Have you ever thought about how many daily habits are formed based purely on convenience, like grabbing a single-use water bottle instead of something more sustainable? Isn’t it interesting how once formed, these habits can become almost second nature to us? But habits born of convenience can sometimes put […]

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Posted in: Amy's Green Blog, Chemicals, Environment, Health, Safe Havens, Water
April 14, 2020 4 Comments
Fun and Safe Earth Day Activities for the Whole Family

Ways to celebrate the planet from home Earth Day will be here soon (April 22), and it’s time to celebrate the planet. But for many, the ongoing pandemic means that in-person group activities may not be practical or even possible. So while celebrating the 50th anniversary of Earth Day, we’ll celebrate the very first Digital […]

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Posted in: Amy's Green Blog, Conservation, Environment, How You Can Help, Safe Havens
March 24, 2020 4 Comments
Earth Hour 2020: Why It’s Good to Be in the Dark

How Going Dark Helps Shine the Light Earth Hour is coming up this Saturday, March 28, at 8:30 p.m., local time! Every year, our Norwex Movement family likes to do our part to shed light (or in this case, “go dark”) to help support our planet. We’ll join more than 180 countries around the world […]

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Posted in: Amy's Green Blog, Conservation, Energy, Environment