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are egg cartons recyclable

Recycling Egg Cartons: Here’s How It’s Done

Egg cartons are a common source of waste in the kitchen. But where and how to dispose of them? See the following guide on which egg cartons are recyclable. Read more

how to dispose of a microwave

Recycling: How to Dispose of Your Microwave the Right Way

Do you want to dispose of your old microwave but don't know how? We'll give you some tips on how to recycle or repurpose your old microwave instead of throwing it away as landfill. Read more

Packing Peanuts

Are Packing Peanuts Recyclable? Here’s What You Need to Know

There's no doubt that using environmentally-friendly shipping materials is a challenge. In this article, we'll explore whether or not packing peanuts are recyclable, when to use them, and what some better, more sustainable alternatives are. Read more

how to dispose of dog poop

How to Dispose of Dog Poop Responsibly

We all love our little furry friends but hate accidentally treading in the mess dogs leave behind. As environmentalists, this brings another question: how does one responsibly dispose of dog poop? Read more

Can you recycle shredded paper

How to Recycle Shredded Paper – and How to Avoid Shredding it

In this article, we will discuss in more detail how paper recycling works, the problem with shredded paper and if you can recycle shredded paper, where you can take it to be recycled, alternatives to shredding paper, and how to best deal with it. Read more

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