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what does biodegradable mean

What Does Biodegradable Really Mean?

What does 'biodegradable' mean? How can you tell whether a material is biodegradable or not? Here, we'll look closely at the definition of this term to help you better recycle, reuse or repurpose your household waste in a more eco-friendly way. Read more

what to do with old phone

What to Do With an Old Phone: 6 Sustainable Ideas

Wondering what to do with your old phone? Recycling your old cell phone helps reduce the extraction of raw materials and the emission of harmful gases, as well as the contamination of landfills, groundwater, and soil. Read more

what to do with old books

What to Do With Old Books: 10 Ideas

Are you a bibliophile who owns too many books to fit inside your home? Or perhaps you've cleaned out that dusty bookshelf and are looking for ways to repurpose those old books no one will read anymore? We'll share 10 ideas for what to do with old books. Read more

best reusable grocery bags

The 8 Best Reusable Grocery Bags of 2022

Wondering what is the best reusable grocery bag? Tired of bags at the store, only to throw them out once you get home? Check out these reusable grocery bags to help you cut down on your plastic and paper consumption. Read more

Bubble wrap is perfect for moving houses, gift-wrapping and shipment of packages.

Can You Recycle Bubble Wrap?

Not sure where to recycle your bubble wrap? Although not suitable for curbside recycling collection, you can still recycle your unused bubble wrap easily. Here we outline simple steps you can take to make sure it is always recycled properly as well as share four eco-friendly alternatives for bubble wrap. Read more

How to get rid of cooking oil responsibly

How to Dispose of Cooking Oil Responsibly – 4 Tips

Don’t know what to do with all the oil left in the pan? Worried about the harmful environmental effects of lazily pouring it down the drain? Here’s all you need to know about how to get rid of cooking oil responsibly. Read more