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    Does blogging have an environmental impact?

    Can you work online and minimize your impact on the planet? Whether your job is entirely digital or not, chances are you spend a chunk of your day consuming digital media. It’s inescapable. If you do create in a digital space or if you simply consume, the reality is that your tech habits do have a significant environmental impact. What is the environmental impact of social media? Can we use our online businesses to diminish our carbon footprint? Let’s look at three of the big problems and then consider ways to reduce that environmental impact: Tech Waste According to Rubicon Global, “Electronic Waste (e-waste) is one of the fastest growing segments of our nation’s…