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Reducing Postal Mail

For quite a while, I used to keep our recycling bin on the front porch. I would come home, empty the mail box, and dump wads of paper into it before I even made it into the house. 406 more words


Trash to Treasure - Paper

The first activity we did this week was paper making. This involved blending shredded paper with water and pressed it down onto a cloth using metal mesh. 2,217 more words


Rethink waste at 3R Bazaar

Reduce, reuse, recycle, recharge, repair, recover, reimagine, refuse – however you choose, the opportunities to divert waste from our landfills are infinite. Join The Woodlands Township Environmental Services Department in celebrating… 386 more words

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Zero Waste- A Tale of Reducing, Reusing and Recycling

After being on this lovely planet for a good 25 years I have learn several things about myself. 1. I am a woman of many interests and 2. 386 more words

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Eat Fresh

As a general rule of thumb, if something is convenient to you, it is likely to have detrimental effects on the environment. In the kitchen, foods made for convenience have unnecessary packaging and since they are only made for convenience, they can be avoided. 585 more words

Carbon Footprint

Switching to reusable fabric cloths


From single use paper towels to reusable cotton cloths

Another great way of creating less waste in your everyday life is going from using single use paper towels to using reusable cotton cloths. 183 more words


Zero Waste Heroes

We live in a day and age where single-use plastic exists in almost everything. When you go to the store there are plastic bags and containers; when you go to  restaurants they have plastic utensils for to go orders.  486 more words

Environment Solutions