The Green Word
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With holiday mania fast approaching, many of us (myself included) are hurrying to the box stores and amazon to fulfill wish lists of loved ones. Clothing is one of my favorite gifts to give and receive, but lately, as I walk through the aisles of department stores, I find myself thinking, why are these clothes […]
The 15th of November is America Recycles Day… yes, that’s actually a “thing” and it has been in existence since 1997! In 2019, America Recycles Day was officially recognized by the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) of the U.S. government. The tradition of this day is what you would expect: encourage others to recycle, ensure you […]
REDUCE. REUSE. RECYCLE. Three R’s that will increase the sustainability of our planet. It’s 2021, and most of us are doing our part to reduce where we can. How turning trash into treasure can help us. We have cut down on our use of paper towels in favor of cotton dishtowels, we bring our own […]
The Busy Recycler is ready to tell us how to recycle right. Watch as Sarah summarizes the dos and don’ts of residential curbside recycling.
The Busy Recycler is at it again. On this occasion, Sarah explains what to do with pizza boxes. The good news is you can put them in the recycling bin, but there are a few guidelines to follow before you do. Follow these guidelines for recycling pizza boxes.
Plastic has a bad reputation. We try to avoid it as much as possible because it is one of the most common nonbiodegradable materials in our landfills. However, plastic is so convenient, inexpensive, and versatile that sometimes we can’t avoid it. That’s ok. Part of the reason plastic has a bad rap comes from the […]