Plastic to-go containers are bad, but the alternatives might not be much better

February 5, 2020 by  
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Single-use plastic bans are showing up across the nation. But compostable plates and forks may not solve the plastic crisis.

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Grocery Stores Pick Up on Consumer Recycling Trends

May 21, 2013 by  
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When you’re at the grocery store, odds are that checking to see whether your grocer recycles all the plastic containers it uses to ship and store commercial-size food and pharmacy orders isn’t on the list.

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Taiwanese Firm Building E-Waste Factory Made Out of Trash

April 1, 2013 by  
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The structure will feature walls made from glass fiber recovered from motherboards, and ceilings made with the plastic left over from CDs and DVDs.

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Taiwanese Firm Building E-Waste Factory Made Out of Trash

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The structure will feature walls made from glass fiber recovered from motherboards, and ceilings made with the plastic left over from CDs and DVDs.

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Follow These 5 Simple Steps to Start Gardening

April 1, 2013 by  
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New to gardening? Don’t worry. Growing your own food many seem daunting, especially if you have no experience, but it doesn’t have to be complicated.

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Follow These 5 Simple Steps to Start Gardening

April 1, 2013 by  
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New to gardening? Don’t worry. Growing your own food many seem daunting, especially if you have no experience, but it doesn’t have to be complicated.

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Hasbro Targets Greener Packaging and Supply Chain

December 8, 2011 by  
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GI Joe has been green since 1964, when the action figure first went into battle for toymaker Hasbro. Now the plastic and cardboard package he comes in will be environmentally-friendly, too.

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Fungus is a Hot Solution to Disposing of BPA Laden Plastics

February 3, 2010 by  
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Image credit: Daquella manera /Flickr Polycarbonate plastic is in everything from water bottles to CDs and DVDs and thousands of other consumer products. Recently, it has even worked its way into the news with reports that bisphenol A (BPA) , a component of the plastic, can cause gender mutations and endocrine problems. Disposing of polycarbonate in a way that is safe and environmentally sound has been a problem but a

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