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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 3, 2015

How to Recycle Mirrors

Mirrors may be known as looking glass, but that doesn't mean you can recycle them similarly.

July 31, 2015

How to Recycle Planting Containers

Planning on adding some new flora and fauna to your yard? Make sure to responsibly dispose of or reuse planting containers.

July 28, 2015

How to Recycle Saw Blades

Whether you're constantly doing home improvement projects or more of a once-in-awhile project type, at some point the blade on your saw will need to be disposed of.

July 27, 2015

How to Recycle Loose Paper

Loose paper can often be one of the hardest things to recycle - both for individuals and recyclers.

July 24, 2015

How to Recycle A Wedding Dress

Wedding dresses can be hard to recycle in the blue bin sense, but they offer a wealth of opportunities for reuse, upcycling and donation.