• What’s That in Your Curbside Bin?

    It’s no secret that we need to divert as much material from our state’s landfills as we possibly can. However, your curbside recycling bin is not a catchall for everything in your household that’s potentially recyclable. In fact, if you’re not sure if something belongs in that bin and you toss it in there anyway, thinking you’re erring on the side of caution and keeping more material out of landfills (this is referred to as “wish-cycling”), you might actually be doing more harm than good. Full story…
    (Posted by Heather Jones on Feb 23, 2017)
  • How to pack a waste-free, ostracism-free lunch

    (Posted by Heather Jones on Nov 8, 2016)
  • Home composting – what are you waiting for?

    You conserve water, you recycle, and you use environmentally safe products around the home. What else can you do to reduce your carbon footprint? It’s time to start composting! Full story…
    (Posted by Heather Jones on Apr 28, 2016)