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Your Guide to Wasting Less Food this Holiday Season

By Diana Andrew | November 23, 2020

Changing our menus and traditions may mean more food waste than usual. Continue reading for tips on how to waste less food and prepare to have a sustainable holiday season!

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Recent Blogs

Where We Stand & How We’re Taking Action

By UGL-Staff | July 15, 2020

At Urban Green Lab, we join the Black community in the fight against racism across our country and specifically here in Nashville.

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Sustainable Nashville Live: June Preview

By Patrick King | June 30, 2020

Urban Green Lab is launching a new interview series called Sustainable Nashville Live.

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#FindYourLab with Nicole Avendaño

By Nicole Brose | June 24, 2020

“Fighting unjust systems that allow such disparities is my motivation. We must fight for just and equitable sustainable change.”

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#FindYourLab with Joy Owens

By Patrick King | May 27, 2020

The reality is that incremental changes can make a difference and they don’t have to be pretty or perfect to count. Use what you’ve got, start small, and build from there.

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High School Students Take Sustainability Tour of Construction Site

By Nicole Brose | May 20, 2020

Urban Green Lab’s Sustainable Pathways Program gave 3 McGavock High School students the opportunity to tour a Turner Construction job site and learn about sustainability in the field!

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#FindYourLab with Katie Madole

By Diana Andrew | May 8, 2020

“I dream of a Nashville where environmental justice is achieved- everyone has the same protection from environmental and health hazards and diverse voices are present in all decision-making conversations.”

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