Greener Living Tour Helps New Yorkers Save Money and Planet


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LG and Good Housekeeping "Greener Living" tour launched its green living advocacy near the Union Square Greenmarket Farmers Market and taught New Yorkers that it's easy being "green".

Event attendees have tried raw food chef and Dr. Cow founder Veronica Schwartz's "Rawmazing Recipes" using locally grown seasonal produce with some of its raw ingredients stored and kept fresh in LG's super-capacity French-door refrigerator. Attendees were also welcomed to join LG in taking the EPA-sponsored "Change the World, Start with ENERGY STAR" Pledge to address behavioral changes that will save them money and help save the planet at the same time.

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