Environmental Action

Every Day is Yom Mazon (Food Day)

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Learn about Food Day and important reasons to avoid genetically modified foods (GMOs), as they have had specific changes introduced into their DNA by genetic engineering techniques.  Every day is an opportunity to be mindful about what you are feeding yourself and your family!

 

 


CST’s Greener Waste Management Program

As Guardians of the Torah (Shomrei Torah), we are implicitly Shomrei Adamah (Guardians of the Earth).  The Torah commands us to be good stewards and though it’s not easy to be green, if we each do our part, CST will become a lot greener and a little closer to becoming a zero waste synagogue! The information sheet provides all the information you need. Questions? Contact Susan Richter,  susanrichter@earthlink.net or Rick Reisman, rickcath@sonic.net

Waste Management Program


CST Guide to Locally Grown & Produced Food

Food Guide Cover GraphicEco-friendly food choices for healthy, conscious, ethical eating… How fortunate we are here in Sonoma County, close to such a bounty of foods! We can help sustain our community, decrease our carbon footprint and get fresher and healthier products when we:
• Buy locally grown products at farmer’s markets or from neighborhood groceries;
• Eat organic to reduce the use of pesticides;
• Eat with the seasons;
Consider joining CST’s CSA.

CST Guide to Locally Grown & Produced Food / PDF 


Things You Can Do To Save The Environment Around You

A compilation of environmental tips for use at home and in the community. These have appeared monthly in The Voice since October 2007.

Click here to download CST’s Environmental Tips Booklet