Kendra Abkowitz

  • Vanderbilt University

    Have a clean spring: Add some green to your cleaning routine

    Now that spring is well underway and the weather is warmer, thoughts turn to freshening up your surroundings.  Spring cleaning is a time-honored tradition, and can result in simplifying and organizing your home and/or office without impacting the environment by following some simple strategies. “Spring cleaning is a… Read More

    Apr. 29, 2011

  • Heart shaped Earth graphic

    Show love for the Earth this Valentine’s Day

    Vanderbilt University expert suggests environmentally friendly Valentine’s Day celebration alternatives Valentine’s Day, Feb. 14, is a day filled with cards, sweets, flowers and gifts.  Like many holidays, its celebration can create unintentional environmental side effects, such as the consumption of natural resources and the generation of solid waste. But… Read More

    Feb. 4, 2011