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Tips for Recycling: State Electronics Challenge (SEC)

The Northeast Recycling Council (NERC) launched the State Electronics Challenge in 2008 to promote responsible use and disposal of electronics by government agencies. The following is from NERC’s SEC web page:         Collectively, state and local government purchase several billions of dollars worth of technology equipment annually, and has the  opportunity to […]
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Tips for Recycling in the Garden

I love summertime because I love to get out in my garden and commune with nature. I also love to decorate my deck and patio areas with planters full of flowers and lush vegetation. Decorative planters can be expensive. But you don’t need to spend a lot of money. Here are some great tips for […]
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Social Lending Websites Allow Neighbors to Share Their Resources

Social lending websites like Streetbank allow neighbors to share resources like tools and expertise, rather than having to go out and buy goods and services each time they are needed. Buying new perpetuates the never ending cycle of waste. Here’s a great tip for recycling: instead of buying a new tool, how about borrowing one […]
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Eco Friendly Tires Decrease Your Carbon Footprint

What makes your automobile green? Being an electric or hybrid vehicle? Operating on alternative fuel? Getting 30 mpg or better? What about tires? Regardless of the type of automobile, the tires on your car have a huge effect on your carbon footprint. So what makes a tire eco friendly? Recycling  Most of the time when […]
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Tips For Recycling: Values and Environment

How many times have you heard people say that the older generations didn’t care about the environment? Well, perhaps that wasn’t what it was called forty or fifty years ago, but in their day the older generations put far less burden on the earth than we do now. The values inherent in the upbringing of […]
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Tips for Recycling Household Items: Take it to a Repair Cafe

What do you do when stuff breaks around your house? Do you try to fix it, do you try to recycle it, or do you trash it? In today’s consumer age, most of the things we buy cost less to replace than to fix. But what if recycling your household items was as easy as […]
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