Recycling

The eight most common mistakes householders make with recycling

Ever since China slapped a ban on many categories of foreign waste, it's become more important than ever for Australians to adopt good recycling …

Sustainability

12 Things You Probably Didn't Know You Could Recycle

Including all that junk in the back of your closet that's collecting dust!

Crayons

Check out this can with a magic “self-activated” straw

I love beverage packaging innovations, because I am a huge dork. You already knew this. But here’s what you may not have known: Ball Corporation has …

Aluminum Cans

Why the world should look to Norway when it comes to plastic bottle recycling

The deposit-based Norwegian approach is an attractive, effective one.<p>In 2013, Norway made headlines as it grappled with a unique and enviable …

Sustainability

25 Best DIY Ideas to Recycle Your Potential Garbage – Page 12

We live in time when daily we create different garbage. Different plastic bottles, kitchen tools or the empty cans are the things we throw them at …

Crafting

Minnesota recycling efforts choked by Chinese import cutbacks

Bill Keegan didn’t think it could get any worse.He sells recycled paper, and despaired in May when the price dropped to zero.He could hardly believe …

Sustainability

A skip firm wants to build a new waste centre in Pontarddulais and people aren't happy

Claims have been made by a community leader that a planned waste recycling centre in Swansea would result in river pollution and have an impact on …

Pollution

Details revealed about Coventry and Nuneaton and Bedworth councils' bin deal

Details have emerged about the new recycling bin deal between Nuneaton and Bedworth and Coventry city councils.<p>While some information remains under …

Coventry City FC

12 Cool Products Made of Recycled Ocean Plastic

1 of 12<p>Feel Good Fitness<p>Advertisement<p>2 of 12<p>Surfer-Chic Bracelet<p>3 of 12<p>Forward-Thinking Footwear<p>Advertisement<p>4 of 12<p>Sustainable …

Athletic Apparel

£1.8m work set to bring 'massive benefits' to two recycling centres

A £1.8 million investment 'bringing massive benefits' to two of Warrington's recycling centres is set to begin.<p>The town’s three community recycling …

Cheshire

People in Cardiff could have bins collected after 10pm and may have to pay for winter green waste collections

People in Cardiff will be asked whether they would accept charges for green waste collections during the winter.<p>Cardiff council will shortly be …

Cardiff

Why should council take more responsibility for waste than you?

PEOPLE cannot cope with fortnightly brown bin collections?<p>You clearly aren’t doing it right.<p>Moaning that their bins stink and are overloaded (I’m …

St Helens

Letter of the Day: City recycling flyer

Recently I got a flyer in the mail from the City which said we will no longer be recycling plastic bags and plastic film. It isn’t because those …

Saskatoon

Shandong Paper-Maker Supersizes Laos Plant

<b>Shan Dong Sun Paper Industry Joint Stock Co. Ltd.</b> will spend more than $600 million on a major upgrade for a production facility in Laos, seeking to …

News (China)

Green Days of Summer | Portland Trail Blazers

Join Fred Meyer and the Trail Blazers in eliminating waste. Stop by one of the events below to get rid of hard to recycle materials you have laying …

Sustainability

Brisbane residents ask the council millions of questions

From vermin control to CityCycle, Brisbane residents ask the council more than 3200 questions a day. Queries about wheelie bins, parking and animals …

Brisbane

ORIGINAL HP INK CARTRIDGES | HP® Philippines

DESIGNED TO WORK THE FIRST TIME, EVERY TIME1<p>Rely on Original HP Cartridges to perform consistently.<p>QUALITY PRINTS YOU CAN TAKE PRIDE IN<p>Experience …

Philippines

22,000 coffee cups are disposed of in Ireland every hour

Image: Shutterstock/Suti Stock Photo<p>Image: Shutterstock/Suti Stock Photo<p>Up to 200 million single use coffee cups are thrown away every year in …

Sustainability

**POSTPONED** Free Recycling Event July 21, 2018

This post was contributed by a community member.<p>Due to the Enormous response to the Free Electronics Recycling Event at Class A Realty Corp. 3800 …

Spam

Recycling: how corporate Australia played us for mugs | Jeff Sparrow

McDonalds and Coca-Cola together produced almost one in five rubbish items dumped in Victoria in 2013.<p>Recycling plastic is to saving the Earth what hammering a nail is to halting a falling skyscraper. Matt Wilkins<p>The announcement by China earlier this year that they would no longer purchase …

Environment

How to recycle your engagement ring after a divorce

WEDDING JEWELRY<p>Ana Khouri may be between collections right now, but she’s still pulling innovative tricks out of her sleeve. Why not breathe new life …

Jewelry

Marriott hotels to eliminate plastic straws by July 2019

(Reuters) - Marriott International Inc, the world’s largest hotel chain, plans to remove disposable plastic straws and stirrers from its 6,500 hotels and resorts worldwide by July 2019, the company said on Wednesday.<p>The Maryland-based company, which said it could eliminate 1 billion straws and a …

Environment

25 Staggering Ways To Reduce, Reuse, Recycle and Save Our Environment Today

We currently live in a society where there is over consumption and this comes with increased garbage which is a great problem. Each and every year we …

Sustainability

As China gets tough on recycling, will America get cleaner?

In recent years, the model for US recycling has been to send it overseas to China. China gets a raw material worth money; the US gets rid of its rubbish.<p>But since the start of this year, China has been refusing to take contaminated recycling, forcing communities across the US, like Lynn, …

Sustainability

Blaze at Lower Hutt metal recycling company

A fire at a metal recycling firm in Lower Hutt has forced the evacuation of nearby businesses, and closed a road.<p>Police are advising motorists to …

Emergency Medicine

How local bars are investing in sustainability

6 hours ago<p>GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (WOOD) — While the movement to decrease the use of plastics has grown in recent months, with <b>big-name companies</b> and …

Sustainability

Grant awarded to Indiana company employing ex-offenders

INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. – On the surface, Recycle Force is another recycling plant; but look closer and you’ll find that precious metals and plastics …

Precious Metals

6:20am: Deerfield Beach 'rethinks' its recycling program by WLRN - Listen to music

Recycling

Glass recycling rate to improve

The producer responsibility scheme on glass beverage containers will boost the practice of recycling in Hong Kong. Secretary for the Environment KS …

Hong Kong

‘Plastics Recyclability’ Definition Developed by Trade Groups

Article ByPackaging Law at Keller and HeckmanKeller and Heckman LLPPackaging Law Blog at Keller and HeckmanThe Association of Plastics Recyclers and …

Sustainability