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Upcoming Events!! :)

Planet Renu is very excited to a great list of Upcoming Events- if you are in the area, come check them out!     August 2019 August 2nd- Planet Renu Pop-up shop at the store "Lemon" in Danville, 10am-2pm August 2nd & 3rd- Planet Renu is partnering with the Beach Bucket Brigade in at Cedar Beach Town Park in Mt. Sinai, NY. Check out my blog for more details. If you are in the area, you can join the cleanup! August 10th- Planet Renu will be at the Good Dirt Booth at the DV Farmer's Market, 9am-1pm August 12th- Zero Waste Lunch Booth at Walnut Acres Elementary, 3-7pm August 16th- Planet Renu Pop-up show at the store "Lemon" in Lafayette, 10am-2pm August...

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Ireland Tackling Climate Change with a Move Away from Fossil Fuels

Ireland has unveiled an ambitious plan to tackle the climate emergency by weaning the state, businesses, farms and households off fossil fuels. The government published a long-awaited report on Monday outlining more than 180 measures to curb the country’s greenhouse gas emissions and set a path for net-zero carbon emissions by 2050.Ireland is one of the worst carbon offenders in Europe- so this is great news! I 💚 how they are changing their usage and views on power and electricity completely. A great example 🌎✨ * Info from Guardian article #greatjobIreland#stopplasticpollution #stoppollutingourplanet

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Urge the EPA to get GLYPHOSATE out of our Food! Sign Petition Below

The EPA has asked the public to weigh in on the safety of glyphosate, the cancer-linked weedkiller in Monsanto’s Roundup. We have until July 5 to tell the EPA that glyphosate is NOT SAFE. Can we count on you to add your voice?This is our BEST chance to publicly pressure the agency to protect public health instead of Monsanto’s profits. But we need to reach 100,000 comments by the July 5 deadline to overwhelm the agency and make them listen.Help us reach 100,000 comments by the EPA's July 5 deadline! Click here to tell the EPA to side with science.Sign here: http://bit.ly/2Kg1SnX(Copy and paste to sign)#getglyphosateoutofourfood #everyonecandosomething

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Beach Bucket Brigade & Planet Renu- Aug 2nd and 3rd

Planet Renu is excited to support two young conservationists in their quest to make a difference and clean up their local beaches. Ready their pledge below.    Welcome to the Beach Bucket Brigade! We’re Cayla and Iris, 14 year old sisters, nature lovers, avid birders, conservationists, and Long Islanders. There's an enormous need for protecting the wildlife that inhabit our beaches. In the past, we’ve organized beach clean-ups, and we wanted to expand on the idea to reach more community members. With the creation of Beach Bucket Brigade, we hope to involve more beach-goers in keeping our shores clean. Our emphasis will be on encouraging children to participate in helping the environment and educating the public on the threats litter poses to...

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What Can Be Recycled

For Your Information Please keep your recyclables empty, clean and dry.  You can leave staples and paper clips in your papers. Use a spatula, spoon or paper towel to remove food residue. You can then place the paper towel in your green cart. Plastic VHS cartridge can be recycled, but the actual tape cannot. Please pull out the tape and put it into the black landfill cart. For large amounts of cardboard, flatten it and take it to your local recycling center.   Most recycling companies cannot accept any type of polystyrene foam because when it’s placed in a commingled bin and transported, it becomes contaminated with dirt and other materials. Because most curbside programs do not wash the material, recyclers have a hard...

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