UGA GreenWay News

A Greener Way of Living, at Home and Abroad

Recovering after Hurricane Michael

Hurricane Michael impacted thousands in southwest Georgia, along with Florida, Virginia, North Carolina and South Carolina. Many are still waiting for the power to be restored.  Recovery from any natural … Continue reading

October 16, 2018 · Leave a comment

Repurposing Old Buildings

Whenever I see an old unused building like this one it makes me sad. There are so many possibilities, assuming it would not cost more to make repairs than to … Continue reading

July 8, 2018 · Leave a comment

Sweden – recycling, innovations,meatballs, and Midsummer

Visiting Sweden I discovered many interesting things, including the fact that there are many Swedish innovations. I did not know that the metal bottle cap was invented here, or that … Continue reading

July 2, 2018 · Leave a comment

Tips for Using Less Plastic & Keeping Reusables Safe

June 5 is World Environment Day. This year the focus is on what each one of us can do to reduce plastic waste. Half of all the plastic we produce … Continue reading

June 5, 2018 · Leave a comment

Happy Earth Day!

Forty-eight years ago the first Earth Day was observed. We have made some positive changes including phasing lead out of gasoline, removing asbestos from many products, and improving regulations on health and … Continue reading

April 22, 2018 · Leave a comment

Living Healthier and Greener

Would you like to live a little greener and healthier? With a few minor changes you can make your home a healthier place to live. Place a doormat in front … Continue reading

March 17, 2018 · Leave a comment

12 Eco-Friendly Gifts for a Greener Valentine’s Day

When it comes to Valentine’s Day, you may think staying green would be hard. Well, don’t worry your little eco-friendly heart. I have searched the web far and wide to … Continue reading

February 5, 2018 · Leave a comment