• What to Do with Old Furniture

    November 10, 2009

    If you have unwanted furniture, there are many ways to get rid of it without placing it on the curb for the county to throw in a landfill.

  • Going Paper Towel-less

    November 10, 2009

    One of the most wasteful things we spend our money on and dispose of every day without regret is the paper towel.

  • Contain Yourself: A Kid Uses Imagination to Kick Reuse into High Gear

    November 10, 2009

    My mom used to give me a lot of scraps to work with for what I liked to call my “art.”

  • An Eco-Conscious Packing Peanut

    August 20, 2009

    If you start to feel guilty just thinking about packing up your belongings for a move because of all the waste it produces, then Rent-a-Green-Box just may have the solution for you. The Southern California-based company creates moving and packing supplies made completely from recycled landfill waste, and its Recocube packing peanut is just one of many offerings.

  • The Throw-Away Generation

    August 11, 2009

    In the last 20 years, we’ve gone from home-phone voicemail, to car phones, to expensive cell phones, to laptops, to cheap cell phones that are basically laptops… and the technological advancement list rolls on and on.