The 2017 Sustainable Gift Guide

Pierce County, Sustainable Gift Guide
Your LED holiday lights are up and your Amazon Smile account is setup to donate to your favorite Pierce County charity. You are ready to buy some stuff! Wait a minute...Isn't this the Sustainability Newsletter? Isn't buying stuff bad? Well not necessarily.... What if you could buy local stuff that people need and the gift reduced pollution throughout its lifetime. What if you could support local farmers from Orting and get delicious food throughout the year.¬† What if you could save money by getting off fossil fuels and breathe cleaner air while mowing your lawn. Sustainable Purchasing¬†Guidelines Shop local when possible to support local businesses and help fund Pierce County Government operations through sales tax. Support local non-profits that make our community better (too many to list). Air Quality Remember…
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