Is Rusted Metal Recyclable?

December 4, 2017 by  
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Bathroom Products: Recycle This, Not That

January 18, 2017 by  
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While nearly 70 percent of Americans say they consistently recycle, only about 20 percent report consistently recycling in the bathroom. A big reason for that is simply not being sure just what can and can’t go in the recycling bin. Knowledge is…

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3 Big Reasons “Wish-cycling” Is Always a Bad Idea

January 11, 2017 by  
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We’ve all been there. You’re standing in front of the recycling bin with something in your hand — perhaps a beverage cap, crinkly cellophane wrapping, the tinfoil lid from a sour cream container or a pizza box. You’re not entirely…

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2016: The Recycling Industry Year in Review

December 21, 2016 by  
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Just how is the recycling industry doing? The best place to go for that information is to the source itself: the people actually doing the recycling. During a recent U.S. Senate briefing, the president of the Institute of Scrap Recycling…

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100% recyclable Nepenthes is a manifesto against wasteful plastic packaging

January 11, 2016 by  
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Packaging for cosmetics and healthcare products has become more stylish than ever, but the environmental footprint of product packaging is lagging sorely behind. In protest of wasteful plastic packaging, Italian designer Marilu Valente created Nepenthes , an innovative packaging system made from 100% recyclable and flexible plastic. The durable Nepenthes can be refilled with shower gel, shampoo, or conditioner, or thrown in the recycling bin at the end of its lifecycle. + Marilu Valente The article above was submitted to us by an Inhabitat reader. Want to see your story on Inhabitat ? Send us a tip by following this link . Remember to follow our instructions carefully to boost your chances of being chosen for publishing!

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41 Ways to Turn Your Broken Stuff into Even Better Stuff

December 30, 2013 by  
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Don’t send something that’s broken straight to the recycling bin until you’ve checked out this list of ways to reuse broken things.

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U.S. Composting Council Grows More Than 1 Million Tomatoes

December 30, 2013 by  
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The U.S. Composting Council has completed their Million Tomato Compost Campaign to help community gardens nationwide improve their soil and provide fresh produce for local food pantries.

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Upcycled Gift Idea: Cookie-Box Cell Phone Stand

December 23, 2013 by  
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Cookies are commonplace around the holidays. And rather than toss those cookie boxes in the recycling bin, why not get crafty and transform them into cute upcycled gifts?

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7 Ways to Reuse an Aluminum Pie Pan

November 27, 2013 by  
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All those aluminum pie pans don’t have to go straight into the recycling bin — reuse them first in these seven clever ways.

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Donate Your Recyclebank Points to Schools

December 20, 2011 by  
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If you’re not sure what to do with all those Recyclebank points, why not try donating them to help schools go green? Last week, the recycling rewards company announced the 35 schools selected for its 2012 Green Schools program, which provides…

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