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  • Reuse and repurpose empty plastic bottles
    Reuse and repurpose empty plastic bottles
    Plastic bottles seem to be everywhere, and if not recycled, end up clogging landfills. Here are a few ideas on how to reuse and repurpose them.Fill 3/4 full of water and freeze. Filling 3/4 full will allow the ice to expand without breaking the...
  • Clever recycle tips from everyday objects for your office
    Clever recycle tips from everyday objects for your office
    It is amazing when people can create new objects from stuff laying around, and it is also admirable when useful objects come from out of the ether. We appreciate both of these genius ideas and we think you will find some things to admire yourself...
  • EPA National Electronics Challenge: e-Cycle old electronic devices
    EPA National Electronics Challenge: e-Cycle old electronic devices
    The Environmental Protection Agency has launched and initiative urging Americans to “e-Cycle” their old electronic devices this holiday season rather than simply throwing them away. With electronics being made from resources, metals...
  • Cardboard: The perfect expression for Christmas!
    Cardboard: The perfect gift for Christmas!
    Christmas is right around the corner and while streaming the internet for that loved ones perfect gift we always tend to forget the one side effect of ordering online. Boxes. Yep they will soon pile up at your doorway filled with your expressions...
  • Use Less Stuff Day:  Top tips for using less & saving more
    Use Less Stuff Day: Top tips for using less & saving more
    It’s time to talk trash! Millions of Americans are scouring the Black Friday ads searching for the biggest bang for their holiday bucks in preparation of the big Black Friday shopping extravaganza,another special of the year reminds...
  • Enter recycling selfies in contest for free state park passes
    Enter recycling selfies in contest for free state park passes
    Recycle or repurpose an item and take a picture of yourself doing it for a chance to win four Florida state park entrance passes. The Florida Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) has announced a contest for social media savvy people, the ...
  • Hawaii: Upcoming 2014 October and November Holidays!
    Hawaii: Upcoming 2014 October and November Environmental Holdays!
    Aloha all you environmental readers!Do you like holidays?If you do, then here are some upcoming 2014 October and November Earth holidays to helping make a better world:October 11, 2014 is Global Frackdown:This is a protest that is against Fracking...
  • Little Harpeth Brewery, bringing great lagers to Nashville
    Little Harpeth Brewery, bringing great lagers to Nashville
    Great lagers, and reduce, reuse, recycle, exemplify Little Harpeth Brewing.Well, let's face it, a brewery should be judged by and known for the beer. What good is it if a brewery is known for it's food? (Yeah, back to the more fun...
  • Save Earth!  The only planet known for humans and life to breath on!
    Hawaii: Upcoming Environmental Events!
    Aloha to all you environmental readers!Get ready for some important Environmental events that are happening in Hawaii and in the world!September 21, 2014: Climate MarchThis is a world event and is happening in different parts of the world! U.S.,...
  • Paperboard
    Do Your Part: Top 7 ways to be less trashy
    Who really wants to contribute to our growing landfills? There are things we toss away everyday that make up the bulk of our trash and they don’t even belong in our garbage bins. Here are my Top 7 ways to be less trashy so you can get...
  • Turning nothing into something
    Turning nothing into something
    “Recycling” means you take all the glass, paper, and metal and separate it, then place it in the appropriate canister at the junk yard so it is remade into something useful. “Upcycling” means you take all the glass, paper,...
  • Recycling
    Recycling Tips & Tricks: Recycling 101
    Everyone loves a good tip, especially, a tip that will make your life easier,here are a few recycling tips that will make you excited about giving the planet a helping hand.“Encourage an Artist, If you know someone interested in making art...
  • Repurpose
    10 Amazing Websites with Awesome Repurposing Ideas: Recycling 101
    What is the difference between recycling and item and re-purposing an item? Well according to the dictionary the definitions are:Recycle: to treat or process (used or waste materials) so as to make suitable for reuse.Re-purpose to change ...
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    How Much Do You Know About Recycling? Recycling 101
    In the United States, we love stuff. Unfortunately, stuff makes trash. Lots and lots of trash.How much trash? In 2010 about 250 million tons.Our heads should drop in shame.How should we deal with said trash? Dump it over the back fence into the...
  • Going on an "Advintage"
    Adventure + Vintage = Advintage
    I generally write about experiences that have already passed -- PAST TENSE. This article is geared toward the future. I have realized that I often visit events, write about them, and the event is over by the time my article is out and ready for...