Category Archives: Recycling

Greening up Christmas: Post Holiday

Now that Christmas is over, and other holidays are going to be ending, what methods can you take to make sure the clean-up has as little impact on the environment as possible?  Here are a couple ideas: If you received gifts in regular wrapping paper, save it and use it to pad around your ornaments […]

Greening up Christmas: Paper Waste

Paper waste is abundant at Christmas time, from holiday cards to wrapping paper.  In the United States an additional 5 million tons of waste is generated during the holidays. Just think of how much waste is produced by the Christmas Card alone.  Not only are you producing the paper waste of the card itself, but […]

Recycle: Used CFLs

I can’t begin to tell you how many people I have convinced to switch over to CFLs (Compact Fluorescent Lightbulbs) and how much I am saving on my electric bill as a result of doing the same. However, if you are the one spreading the word about this product, please make certain you are also […]

Recycle: Reducing the Footprint Left by Technology

It’s difficult to imagine our lives without technology… computers, cell phones, fax machines, you name it – we want it. Businesses and individuals alike have a desire for the latest and greatest, what will make things easier, or what will improve efficiency and return on investment. This mentality however, does not come without consequence, and […]