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Being Green: What Can You Do?

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Earlier this week, we talked about some of the technologies and practices that Abt has implemented in our business which help us be green on a day-to-day basis. And while it might not be feasible for individual homeowners to cover their roof in solar panels, there are still plenty of tactics that each of us can practice to help 2ease our impact on the environment. We’ve all heard of the 3 R’s of being…

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Earth Day is Every Day

This Saturday is Earth Day, a day to celebrate the environment and explore ways that we can all do more for the earth. And though Earth Day is only a single day on the calendar, we believe it’s a way of thinking worth implementing wherever possible in your everyday life. One of the main tenets of Abt’s overall philosophy is a strong commitment to the environment. In every part of the business, our impact on…

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Earth Day Celebration at Abt.

Being green is a year-round commitment at Abt. From our on-site recycling center to energy-efficient technology throughout the store, we take pride in doing our part to keep the planet a little cleaner. So, Earth Week is an extra special celebration for us, and we kicked it off on Sunday with a day of fun and educational activities with the help of some friends. All week long we’ll be exploring ways that we…

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Earth Day At Abt Electronics

Join us on Sunday, April 22nd for Earth Day at Abt Electronics festivities!  We will be hosting several activities as well as showcasing dioramas explaining some great environmentally friendly tip as well as projects and games from 12pm-4pm. There will be a Fisker car on display – all electric Garvey’s office supply will be here with recycled products, along with giveaways The Grove will be stopping by and bringing animals and displays Child ID…

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Abt Earth Day Extravaganza!

Yesterday Abt Electronics celebrated Earth Day in style!  For starters we had on display an electric car from Tesla motors.  With a sleek design, it is also extremely energy efficient.  Up to 245 miles per charge and goes 0-60mph in 3.7 seconds, this car releases no tailpipe emissions. In addition to that, The Grove from Glenview Park District came out and showed our customers some of their popular reptiles like turtles and…

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Earth Day at Abt

This weekend we will be celebrating Earth Day this Sunday April 17th from 12pm,-4pm.  Come and enjoy free cookies, coffee, crafts for the children, an on-site mural painting by an artist, free slices of sample pizza from Villiage-Inn and much more.  Hope to see you there!…

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Earth Day Guest Blog From Tim S.

What type of Earth Day celebration would it be without discussing water??? It covers most of our planet, humans are made mostly of water, no living thing can survive without it, and most people spend more on it (per gallon) than on gas. Did you know bottled water costs anywhere from $7-$18 per gallon? Here are some tips on reducing water usage and saving money in the process: 1 Buy a fridge…

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Earth Week at Abt

Abt celebrated Earth Day on Sunday; it was quite a kick off to Earth Week. We had so many Earth Friendly activities. Our Glenview neighbors at the Grove brought some cool snakes and turtles for everyone to get to know. Com Ed told us about their environmentally friendly programs. Dan from Garvy’s Office Supplies showed us all sorts of recycled office products. Abt gave tours of the recycling center and had Earth…

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