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Sophia Bennett - Writer

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Sophia Bennett is a freelance writer based in Eugene, OR. Her work has been featured in more than a dozen magazines, newspapers and blogs. She is a dedicated home recycler, an avid thrift store shopper and a huge compost nerd.

Sophia's other professional experience include six years with the St. Vincent de Paul Society of Lane County, an internationally recognized leader in the field of nonprofit waste-based business development, and a year as an economic development and recycling coordinator in the U.K. She's volunteered with the Oregon State University Extension Service Compost Specialist program and Willamette Farm and Food Coalition. In her spare time she enjoys cooking, reading, crafts, gardening and spending time with her husband and twin daughters.

All Articles By Sophia

August 28, 2015

How to Recycle Needles

Can needles be safely recycled?

August 24, 2015

How to Recycle Medical Waste

How can you safely recycle medications, needles and medical waste?

August 21, 2015

How to Recycle Charcoal

As summer begins to wind down, what should you being doing with all of your used and leftover grilling charcoal?

August 17, 2015

How to Recycle Notebooks

Spiral notebooks, legal pads or composition books are ubiquitous. But what do you do when it's time to recycle these notebooks?

August 14, 2015

How to Recycle Stereo Amplifiers

Stereo amps are easier to recycle than you may have thought.