RENEW™ Blog

Spring Greening

Spring Greening

Spring is here and we all know that means there is cleaning to be done! It’s time to freshen up the house, here are two ways you can green this spring.   Tidy Up   First off, let’s get started by ditching those aerosol air fresheners and opening up the windows and let...

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Project #1 in Wisconsin: Check!

Project #1 in Wisconsin: Check!

This past weekend, our 7-Eleven RENEW ‘Green Team’ got together with Keep Greater Milwaukee Beautiful to get our hands dirty and clean up an old greenhouse! RENEW teamed up with Keep Greater Milwaukee Beautiful to clean and fix up the greenhouse at the Silver Spring...

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Composting 101

Composting 101

Through their many sustainability efforts, including the RENEW reduced emissions program, 7-Eleven is committed to reducing their environmental impact, through composting you can too! Composting can seem like a daunting task, but it doesn’t have to! Composting is a...

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Seattle’s Green Efforts

Seattle’s Green Efforts

Seattle has already established itself as a world-class city. A hub for economic development, the city of Seattle has many industries that have already invested or plan on investing in the area. Aside from this, Seattle has also established itself as one of the most...

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Go Green in 2018

Go Green in 2018

“Another year over.. A new one just begun” Happy New Year!   2018 is here and it’s about time to start making your resolutions for what to change this year. If you’re wanting to go green in 2018 consider these 5 ways you can help to make a difference in your...

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What to Do With Your Holiday Waste

What to Do With Your Holiday Waste

Over the holiday season, there is a lot of waste that piles up. Check out these tips to learn other uses and ways to get rid of the waste this year!   Recycle/Recycle Wrapping Paper As hard as it is to be patient to see what’s awaiting the wrapped presents, it is...

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Go Green Milwaukee!

Milwaukee is breathing fresh air into its green campaign. Along with 7-Eleven’s launch of the RENEW program in the Milwaukee & Madison areas earlier this year, Milwaukee has been making big moves towards sustainability and revitalization! A great deal of green...

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Go Green This Holiday Season

Go Green This Holiday Season

It’s the most wonderful time of the year- the holiday season is here! Before you start planning your holiday celebrations consider these ways you can celebrate the holidays in true green fashion.   Choosing a Tree If having a real tree is crucial in your holiday...

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Interested in Volunteering?

If you’re interested in getting a little dirty, being outside, making an impact, and bonding with our communities, shoot us some info, and we’ll let you know when we have a project coming up.