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The Student News Site of University of Kentucky

Kentucky Kernel

The Student News Site of University of Kentucky

Kentucky Kernel

Environmental Friday

“But I recycle” is not a good excuse

Claire Hilbrecht October 25, 2019

We’ve all heard of the 3 R’s in sustainability: reduce, reuse and recycle. However, for whatever reason, we tend to only remember and implement the last one. Recycling, while important, is by far the...

Environmental Friday

How to keep UK green (and blue) while tailgating

Kelly Walker September 13, 2019

Fall is almost here. Even though it’s almost 100 degrees outside, we are in the home stretch of this intense heat and soon the comforting cool breeze of pumpkin spice, sweaters and falling leaves will...

Environmental Fridays

Movement to recycle not enough; first reduce, reuse

Kelly Walker December 7, 2018

Unless you live under a rock, you’ve probably heard about the most well-known movement to combat the world’s waste problem: the fight against plastic straws.  From the momentum of the viral 2015 graphic...

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