Plastic Pollutes at Every Stage

Plastic pollutes at every stage of it’s existence, so let’s cut it out folks! PLEASE reduce your use of plastic! Check out the 5 Gyre Institute information below…...

Your Recycling Gets Recycled, Right?

Allowing garbage haulers total control of our recycle stream is like asking your garbage hauler to transport a computer you’re selling. You would not allow a garbage hauler to toss your valuable asset into the back of some truck willy nilly. WHY have we given up...

National Geographic: The Death of the Plastic Straw

National Geographic reports on a growing trend: Hotels, resorts, safaris, and cruises are increasingly banning plastic straws. In the United States, we dispose of millions of plastic straws each day. In the U.K., at least 4.4 billion straws are estimated to be thrown...

If You Build It, You Must Feed It

Beware of building BIG facilities. When you do, you must justify their existence, financially. That means you gotta promote more consumption instead of less. A seriously sustainable program encourages individuals to take personal responsibility for their consumption...

Single Stream / Comingled is NOT the Way to Recycle!

Hooray! More truthful news about faux recycling, i.e. single stream. And this news is from the Wall Street Journal. “Some recyclers said residents and municipalities need to give up the “single stream” approach of lumping used paper and cardboard...
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