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In this issue...
PAGE 4: GMO Inside Targets Chobani Yogurt
PAGE 5: Europe Bans Pesticide Linked to Bee Deaths
PAGE 6: Fracking: The Situation is Getting Worse
PAGE 8: The Fossil-Free Divestment Movement Expands
PAGE 10: 15 US Companies Won't Protect Bangladeshi Workers
PAGE 11: Lead in Lipstick Underscores Need for Toxin Reform
PAGE 12: A Tale of Two T-shirts
PAGE 13: 5 Ways to Budget for Green
PAGE 14: Green and Fair Clothing on a Budget
PAGE 15: The Challenge: Nifty but Thrifty
PAGE 16: Organic Food on a Budget
PAGE 17: Green Energy on a Budget
PAGE 18: 10 Ways to Join the Sharing Economy
PAGE 20: Green Transportation on a Budget
PAGE 20: DIY for Fun and Frugality

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September/October 2013
Go Green on a Budget

BudgetYou want to eat organic, buy what you need green and Fair Trade, and support renewable energy, but you worry that green living can be expensive.

Our latest Green American gives you tips and resources for living green on a budget.

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Featured Articles:

A Tale of Two T-Shirts
If there's a premium on green goods, how can one buy green on a budget? Read more »

10 Ways to Join the Sharing Economy
What if you could get what you need for free and make some really great friends in the process? Read more »

The Challenge: Nifty But Thrifty
Our summer editorial fellows go clothing shopping on a budget. Read More »

7 Green(washed) Things to Never Buy Again

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Check out previous articles from Green America
on going green on a budget:

Herb Gardening for the Health of It
Grow your own home remedies, teas, and immunity boosters for your health. Read more »

The Many Benefits of Backyard Chickens
Get fresh eggs while your chickens provide pest control and waste for fertilizing your garden. Read more »

A Store Where Everything is Free
Free stores promote a culture of reuse, conserve resources, and helpthose in need. Read more »


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