UGA GreenWay News

A Greener Way of Living, at Home and Abroad

Gifts That Promote Safety

As you purchase gifts now and throughout the year, give gifts that improve the health and safety of the people you care about.  There are many gift ideas that do … Continue reading

December 12, 2018 · Leave a comment

Acorns keep falling on my head

It is raining acorns!  Every day and night I hear acorns bouncing off my roof.  Instinctively both the cat and I duck for fear of being hit on the head … Continue reading

November 20, 2018 · Leave a comment

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