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Approaching the Cost-Benefit Puzzle of Plastic Packaging

 Plastic packaging has been getting a pretty bad wrap (pardon the pun) for some decades now, and if you’ve been paying even a sliver of attention there’s no mystery why.   519 more words

Thursday Thought 30

One persons rubbish is another persons really useful thing, these are being collected by someone moving house who is super excited about them! No money has changed hands and lots of smiley faces x

No. 2 - Antique Bureau

There is a little shop in my town which is piled full of furniture which is collected from house clearances. The majority of which is utter tripe, however if you can bare to dig deep enough you can find some gems. 185 more words

Upcycling

New recycling pilot project launched in Vancouver

The City of Vancouver has unveiled its latest initiative to help the city become the greenest in the world. Its aim is to keep streets cleaner and reduce the amount of waste that goes into landfills. 204 more words

Environment

AnARTivism ~ unul dintre cele 5 branduri "slow fashion" din Romania

De la debutul indraznet din 2005 cu prima expozitie intr-un foaier de teatru si prima prezentare de moda din materiale reciclate din Romania (2006), trecand prin proiecte scenografice, targuri, ateliere, articole nationale si internationale, politici de mediu si economie sustenabila, d`ECOr avangardist, sesiuni foto si arta transdisciplinara, sfarsind pana de curand in cadrul festivalului Enescu 2015, … 85 more words

Articole (ro)

Recycling pickup across Essex County may see delays

Recycling collection in several municipalities across Essex County may be delayed due to Wednesday’s storms and tornado, says the Essex-Windsor Solid Waste Authority.

Residents are being asked to put their recycle boxes out at the curb on their regularly scheduled day, but to expect some possible delays in pickup. 27 more words

Local News

Book review: Cradle to Cradle

Most people, including me, recycle for feeling all warm and fuzzy inside. I am environmentally-conscious. I am not a bad as the other guy who starts forest fires. 820 more words

Zero Waste