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Use 1 Paper Towel Per Day

Emily Herrick


230,000 pounds of paper towels are used by Americans every year. If we could reduce that to 1 paper towel per person per day we could cut that in half. It is a simple and mindful solution to reducing waste. Joe Smith, the leader of the 'one paper towel movement' teaches us how to use a paper towel efficiently and effectively, all while being so positive about it!

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  • Ramy Nagy

    I'll never forget "Shake" and "Fold" because no one ever got me as excited about this as he just did. I just wanna hang out with him, shake-and-fold all night. Probably not too eco-friendly though. We'll keep it to one.

  • Alessandra Rizzotti

    I love how goofy this guy is- and how adamant he is about using one paper towel a year. We need more people like him that think so passionately about one thing. Wondering if we really even need to use a paper towel though? Why not rags or towels?