• The Importance of Recycling Electronics

    April 11, 2017

    Are you about to get a new smartphone, television, or computer? What are you going to do with the electronic device that you no longer need?

    • A Look at the 2016 State of Curbside Report

      April 4, 2017

      Every year, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and The Recycling Partnership release a report entitled “State of Curbside.”

      • How to Encourage Your Loved Ones to Recycle

        March 28, 2017

        There’s strength in numbers, so it’s important to get as many people in your life on board with recycling as possible. But, how can you convince people who aren’t sold on recycling to do it anyways? Here are some tips to help you change these people’s minds:Explain the impact.People often think, “I’m just one person. […]

        • What You Need to Know About Plastics in the Ocean

          March 21, 2017

          There is a lot of trash in the ocean, but the most common material found in the water is plastic. In fact, it is estimated that in each square mile of the ocean, there are over 46,000 pieces of plastic. How does all of this plastic get into the ocean? Imagine that you see a […]

          • Companies That Are Committed to Reducing Waste

            March 14, 2017

            Take a look at how these big-name brands are doing their part to reduce waste…

            • Recycling Tips for the Classroom

              March 7, 2017

              If you’re a teacher who wants to get your students more involved in recycling, follow these tips to get started…

              • Upcycling vs. Recycling

                February 28, 2017

                Everyone has heard of recycling, but what about upcycling? Recycling is the process of turning waste into a reusable material or product. It involves taking common household items, such as paper, glass, and plastic, breaking down the materials, and using them to form another product that is often of lesser quality. For example, the quality […]

                • Apps To Help You Recycle

                  February 21, 2017

                  Do you want to make recycling easier? There’s an app for that! Whether you’ve never recycled before or you consider yourself a seasoned pro, there are a number of apps that can make the recycling process much easier. Here are a list of the top recycling apps you should have on your smartphone:RecycleNationDownload the RecycleNation […]

                  • Stop Making These Recycling Mistakes

                    February 14, 2017

                    Some people think recycling is as easy as tossing your paper and plastic waste into a special bin, but recycling isn’t always so simple. If you want to step up your recycling game this year, make sure you aren’t making any of these mistakes:Take lids off.Most recycling centers have to process lids separate from the […]