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how to compost in an apartment

How to Compost in an Apartment: 4 Options & Tips

Thought composting was only for people with a backyard? Think again. You too can compost from your apartment and take one step closer to a zero-waste lifestyle. Read more

is aluminum foil recyclable

Aluminum Foil Is Recyclable: Here’s How It’s Done

Is aluminum foil recyclable? Yes! But it should be done properly. We'll share some practical tips on how to recycle aluminum foil to help you shrink your carbon footprint. 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

national cleanup day

National Cleanup Day: Dates, Facts and How to Participate

Clear your calendars, everyone, National CleanUp Day is coming up! Here's what you need to know about the event, from why it is important to when and how to celebrate. 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

do nuts go bad

Do Nuts Go Bad? Tips and Tricks for Proper Storage

Nuts are one of the healthier snacks to munch on during the day, but how long do they last? Do nuts go bad? Let's take a look at how to store them properly. Read more

Are cigarette butts biodegradable? Sadly, no.

Cigarette Butts are The World’s Most Littered Plastic Item. Are They Biodegradable?

Cigarette butts are one of the most common forms of litter. They pollute streets, beaches, and waterways. But are cigarette butts biodegradable? And how badly do they harm the environment? Here’s the shocking truth. Read more

cardboard box recycling

Cardboard Box Recycling: Here’s How to Do It

Cardboard boxes have become a staple in most homes. We’ll take a look at cardboard box recycling, how to do it, and why you should! Read more