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Recycling and Composting in Amritapuri

Amma has made recycling and composting a major priority for the ashram. Every resident and visitor sorts their trash into separate bins labeled for paper, soft plastic, hard plastic, yard waste, food waste, sharps, sanitary, cloth, dust and hair. 1,009 more words

Inspiration

Christmas Yard Waste

This will be a quick how-to on changing your outside flower pots into Christmas decor. People bring me their pots at my work and I charge them at least $100.00 to do this, so here is a bit of information on how to do them for FREE, yes, free! 467 more words

Halifax OKs plastic bags for leaf collection after paper bag shortage

HALIFAX – The city of Halifax says residents can put leaves in clear and orange plastic bags for disposal, effective immediately.

The rules for leaf disposal were changed effective August 1st, when new garbage and recycling amendments took effect. 95 more words

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Our first trash day

We live in a suburb that contracts with a private garbage collection company to pick up our trash. This means that residents are charged for every can of garbage thrown out (you have to buy stickers that you stick on the cans each week). 455 more words

Home & DIY

We Were Busy This Summer!

Our family purchased Ray Peterson’s Bulldozing at the end of June 2015, and we hit the ground running! Now called TILZ, we have been working on improving the site, offering more products, and listening to customer’s needs. 59 more words

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City of Winnipeg is behind on yard waste collection

WINNIPEG – If you’re planning to work on your yard, don’t be surprised if you’re leaves are picked up later than expected.

The city says it’s running behind on its yard waste collection because of the large amount of waste being out out. 54 more words

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The Ecological Benefits of the Not So Perfect Yard

by Joanne Mullowney

The annual autumn cleanup is almost upon us and the Ewing Environmental Commission suggests that you channel your inner Environmental Steward by leaf cycling. 407 more words

Sustainability