March 27, 2015
Recycling pioneer TerraCycle gives salon owners the ability to reduce salon waste significantly through its Zero Waste program, which allows you to collect and recycle everything from empty product bottles and old brushes to latex gloves and even human hair.
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May 8, 2013
By signing up at www.terracycle.com, salons can help keep disposable pedicure flip-flops out of local landfills and earn Old Navy coupons to share with customers.
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October 6, 2012
This pedicure kit from Entity includes a soak, scrub, and a nanotechnology-based lotion that work together to create a relaxing experience.
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June 27, 2012
Tamara Jercha of the National Association of Eco-Friendly Salons & Spas says your salon can affirm its commitment to the earth by recycling items that are not recycled by your local municipality.
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February 21, 2012
This is a perfect time for your salon or spa to become a recycling resource for small items such as batteries or cell phones.
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November 22, 2011
This ceiling fixture is made of over 70 SpaRitual lacquer bottles.
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August 5, 2011
Think you know a lot about protecting the planet and being eco-conscious in the salon? Take this quiz to see what your green report card looks like.
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July 20, 2011
Colleen Ramsey of McKinney, Texas, shows how she reuses old nail tips to practice nail art.
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June 24, 2011
The all-new Mini Lavender from Gulfstream consists of a burnito wood laminated base and portable basin.
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March 29, 2011
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As we become more aware of our health and environment, many of us are making small changes to "go green." Those changes don’t need to end when we walk into the salon. By taking small steps, we can improve our work environment as we "grow" green.
August 1, 2010
The Green Spa Network offers these easy-to-implement tips that can help reduce the environmental footprint of your salon.
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February 12, 2010
The innovative SaniSmart Jet 2.0 works in tandem with the liners. Place the jet in the designated area. The jet’s mechanism operates by a magnetic disk in an encased propeller that produces a powerful current.
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January 1, 2010
Good for you for recycling plastic water bottles — but are you leaving the bottle caps on as you conscientiously recycle? If that’s the case, you are actually getting in the way of your own green efforts. It turns out that leaving on those little caps can cause your water bottles to be rejected —and prevent them from being recycled at all.
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September 1, 2009
Making a conscious effort to be green is important not only from an environmental point of view but also from a marketing and public relations point of view.
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June 1, 2009
In an effort to help salons and spas create a greener tomorrow, the Professional Beauty Association is providing 10 small, yet realistic steps to help the environment.
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