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Eco Friendly Summer Recipes

Sustainable Summer Recipes Did you know that the choices that you make in the kitchen can help you be more …

Grades of Green Students Tackle Water and Waste

Middle School Grades of Green student leaders Leslie and Mariana from Long Beach, CA wanted to help their school conserve …

Apply for Grades of Green’s Fall 2018 College Mentor Internship

Are you passionate about working with kids, and caring for the earth? Join the Grades of Green team as a …

Make Your Own Eco-Display

When you’re spreading an environmental message, consider creating an eco-display or recycled art project. Visuals can be easier to understand …

2017-2018 Youth Corps Report

This past school year Grades of Green mentored 47 incredibly passionate Grades of Green Los Angeles students through our Youth …

2017-2018 Trash Free Lunch Challenge Report

The results are in, and Grades of Green is thrilled to share the 7th annual Trash Free Lunch Challenge final report! Click …

Highlights from Grades of Green’s 2018 Environmental Expo

On May 20th, our partners at Subaru Pacific in Hawthorne, California generously hosted the first ever Grades of Green Environmental …

Grades of Green’s Office Upgrades Waste Diversion Efforts

Did you know that 80% of office waste is recyclable?  Whether it be paper, plastic, food, or batteries, there are …

Join the POPS Innovation Forum

Did you know plastic trash and particles are not only found in remote gyre accumulation areas like the Pacific garbage …

Grades of Green Eco-Leader Cosmo Presents at National Plastics Pollution Event

At Grades of Green we have the pleasure of mentoring amazing students doing exciting things to protect our earth! Eco-Leader …

How to have an Eco-Friendly Father’s Day

From greeting cards and gifts to meals for the family, it can be tough to stay environmentally friendly during holidays. …

Grades of Green Joins 5 Gyres Plastics Expedition in Indonesia!

Grades of Green is thrilled to join the 5 Gyres 2018 Coral Triangle Expedition in Indonesia this summer. Director of …