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  • The MFTA warehouse.
    FYI: Private Opening for MFTA's retrospective exhibition
    On Wednesday, April 15th, at 6pm Material For The Arts (MFTA), New York City’s premier reuse center, is hosting an open retrospective spanning 36 years of dedication to creative reuse, education, and NYC’s cultural landscape.The show,...
  • Jodi Arias claims to want to implement recycling in Goodyear prison (Update)
    Jodi Arias claims to want to implement recycling in Goodyear prison (Update)
    (UPDATE): After eight years of waiting Jodi Arias, now 34, gets life. She will not beeligibleforparole in 25 years as was one of thedecisionsby the judge. Judge Sherry Stephens heardfrom the victims families, as well as Arias' mother, Sandy...
  • Survey says nine in 10 consumers are willing to buy green
    Survey says nine in 10 consumers willing to buy green
    Just in time for Earth Day (April 22) comes some good green news: A vast majority of consumers (89%) is willing to purchase at least one kind of product that has a positive impact on the environment.That’s just one of the many findings in a...
  • Spring Flowers at the Oregon Coast
    Ways to go green for spring
    With the change of the season, make a change for the better for yourself and the planet. Spring is the perfect time of year to clean up your house from being closed up during the long winter months. With that cleanup, make sure you do it in an...
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    About MFTA: Materials for the Arts
    New York City is a prime location for up and coming artists and people with an artistic bent are always in need of materials to make their creative visions realities. Materials for the Arts (MFTA), a program of the NYC Department of Cultural...
  • BC SCRAP-IT Program announces new incentive
    British Columbia's SCRAP-IT Program announces new incentive
    British Columbia's SCRAP-IT Program is recognized as one of Canada's most successful vehicle replacement initiatives. The program has successfully removed thousands of high polluting vehicles from BC's roads since its inception in 1996...
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    Recleim holds grand opening of its Graniteville, S.C. recycling facility
    Recleim, a recycling manufacturer in Graniteville, S. C., had its Grand Opening Friday (February 27, 2015.) About two hundred people turned out to hear Governor Haleydiscuss the merits of Recleimand tour the recently recycled facility, once a part...
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    California plastic bag ban put on hold for almost 2 years
    A ban on single-use plastic bags from pharmacies, grocery, convenience, and liquor stores that was to have taken effect in July of this year was put on hold with an announcement yesterday from California Secretary of State Alex Padilla. Opponents...
  • One of San Diego Zoo Safari Park's many beautiful cockatoos
    San Diego Zoo Safari Park - protecting our planet's beautiful species
    San Diego Zoo Safari Park, located in Escondido, California, just north of San Diego, has over 1800 acres of land devoted to keeping and breeding hundreds of animal species. The Safari Park is known for its fantastic safaris, through which...
  • Small pieces of plastic add up to a big sachet waste problem
    Convenient plastic packaging creates inconvenient waste
    From pills and contact lenses to grocery bags and granola bar wrappers, plastic films and wrappers are everywhere in our daily lives. They keep medications and equipment sterile, portion food to help us moderate our snacking, and keep shipping...
  • Time to enlist your business in the war on waste
    Time to enlist your business in the war on waste
    The data is daunting. According to the U.S. Environmental Protect Agency (EPA), Americans are generating far more waste than they did 50 years ago. Consider that:In 1960, total waste generation was 88.1 million tons with per capita generation of 2...
  • Recycling protects the environment
    Join the green team: 7 ways to create an eco-friendly office
    You’re a green living super star at home, but how do you measure up at the office? Even though you don’t have to pay out of pocket for office resources, the waste created does impact overall business funds, not to mention the...
  • This weekend: Electronic Waste Recycling Event at Queens Botanical Garden
    This weekend: Electronic Waste Recycling Event at Queens Botanical Garden
    This weekend families in Queens can participate in the following events including a storytelling session at the Volker Oerth Museum, a family film feature at a local Queens Library, an electronic waste recycling event at Queens Botanical Garden,...
  • The Margherita recycled lamp
    Margherita: A sustainable lamp (recycled from cans)
    Izmade, a sustainable design collective from Turin, Italy, released their Margherita lamp this past December for international production. The Margherita lamp is one of many products from Izmade’s line of sustainable furniture and home...
  • Goats dispose of Christmas tree waste
    Goats tasked with Christmas tree disposal in Nevada
    The Truckee Meadows, Nevada-based group known as Goat Grazers has launched an effort to discard Christmas trees in a more sustainable way: feeding them to goats. The idea was hatched in order to lessen the landfill waste that results from the...
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