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    Julie Hancher

    Julie Hancher

    About Julie Hancher

    Julie Hancher is Editor-in-Chief of Green Philly, sharing her expertise of all things sustainable in the city of brotherly love. She enjoys long walks in the park with eco-friendly wine and greening her travels, cooking & cat, Pounce DeLeon.

    Standing up for Sustainability: Women’s March on Washington & Philly

    January 20, 20170

    Today, the unthinkable happened. Tomorrow, we march. We’re marching on Washington tomorrow because climate change is real. We’ve fought for…

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    How Energy Efficiency can Alleviate Philly’s Poverty Problem

    January 19, 20170

    Guest post by Mei Chung How are public health, energy efficiency, and poverty connected? The Philadelphia Energy Authority (PEA), recently…

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    You’re Doing Trash Day Wrong: Philly Trash Pickup Rules

    January 18, 20170

    Did you know you can get FINED for using a paper bag for recycling? SWEEP, Streets & Walkways Education and Enforcement…

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    Veganuary + Pizza = Heaven

    January 17, 20170

    While you’re debating what to stick in your mouth, we have another idea for you: VEGANuary. Philly’s own Humane League…

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    Wintergarden: Get Gardening at Dilworth with FREE workshops

    January 16, 20170

    Who says Gardens are strictly for the summer? Since Philadelphia has been declared America’s Garden Capital, it’s only appropriate to…

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    Lessons from a Philly Dietitian & MyFitnessPal on Plant-Based Diets

    January 10, 20170

    As we turn our New Year’s resolutions into habits, diet is a HUGE one to assess. Whole 30, Vegan, Paleo, Atkins,…

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    Philly Fights Election Hate with Love at 3 Upcoming Events

    January 9, 20170

    We have 10 days left with (somewhat) US sanity, so we may as well join our fellow citizens in messages…

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    Where to Recycle Christmas Trees 2016

    December 28, 20160

    It’s time to rip down the holly, bright lights and recycle your tree. Don’t throw your Christmas tree to the…

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    Breaking: Lithe Method Closes Suddenly

    December 23, 20160

    If fitness buffs are shedding a tear this morning, here’s why. In a shocking email to customers sent Thursday night,…

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    SBN Changes: Jamie Gauthier Moves On & ED Opening

    December 22, 20160

    2016 brought on many changes, but another one specifically for the sustainability community: Sustainable Business Network (SBN) Executive Director Jamie…

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