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Government hopes to make Manitoba a leader in waste reduction by 2020

WINNIPEG — Manitobans are being asked for input on how to cut our waste in half by 2020. The government wants to make Manitoba a leader in waste reduction. 116 more words


Hastings Lunch Recycling Program On The Air...... Nationwide and Beyond!

Today, Sean Adams, a reporter for WCBS, came to learn about the We Future Cycle Recycling Program in the Hastings-on-Hudson schools.

WCBS Newsradio 880 is one of America’s most listened to radio stations providing news and information on the AM dial in New York for 45 years.   408 more words

Basket weaving

I’m having a fun time this fall/winter making containers.  Everyone needs to organize their stuff, right?  It feels like that perfect mix of crafting something fun and beautiful, yet useful. 84 more words


Zero Waste Week Fail

I wrote last Sunday about how I would attempt to go through the week without creating any waste. You can read about it here. I honestly thought I could go just seven days without putting anything in the bottom of my trash can. 921 more words

Reducing Waste

Towards a Greener Future

Until We Meet Again Pet Memorial Center (UWMA) is thrilled to announce our new joint venture with the City of North Vancouver and Lonsdale Energy Corporation (LEC).  153 more words

Throw It Out World

Did you ever wonder how much food got thrown away back in the day when you had to grow it yourself? If you had to toil away in your summer garden to make sure that you had enough food to last through the winter, I would bet that you never prepared more at a meal than you could eat, and that everything that wasn’t used was put to some other good use. 583 more words


an introduction to vermicomposting

If you had told me even six months ago that I would be emotionally attached to a bucket full of worms sitting underneath my husband’s desk, I would have told you where to shove it. 824 more words